AP High School Football Poll

Here are Mississippi’s top high school football teams in each class as selected by a panel of Associated Press state sports writers.

Class 6A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. South Panola (17) (3-0) 170 1
2. Meridian (3-0) 147 2
3. Madison Central (3-0) 129 3
4. Gulfport (3-0) 96 5
5. Southaven (2-0) 44

Others receiving votes: Petal 25, Natchez 22, Olive Branch 15, Tupelo 12, Northwest Rankin 7, Hancock 7, Pascagoula 6.

Class 5A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. West Point (12) (3-0) 162 1
2. West Jones (1) (2-0) 147 2
3. Picayune (4) (2-0) 120 3
4. Wayne County (2-1) 99 4
5. Ridgeland (3-0) 76 5

Others receiving votes: Moss Point 33, McComb 20, Lake Cormorant 15, D’Iberville 8.

Class 4A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Lafayette (14) (3-0) 157 1
2. Noxubee County (3) (4-0) 155 2
3. Purvis (3-0) 108 3
4. New Albany (3-0) 84 4
5. Kosciusko (3-0) 65

Others receiving votes: North Pike 34, Newton County 20, Louisville 19, Quitman 14, Mendenhall 6, North Pontotoc 6, Greene County 6, St. Stanislaus 6.

Class 3A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Forest (9) (2-0) 153 1
2. Philadelphia (7) (3-0) 148 2
3. Aberdeen (1) (2-1) 96 3
4. Charleston (2-1) 75 3
5. Tylertown (1-2) 55 5

Others receiving votes: Winona 42, Raleigh 27, East Side 23, Franklin Co. 14, Hazlehurst 14, Belmont 12, Leland 8, McLaurin 7, Southeast Lauderdale 6.

Class 2A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Taylorsville (14) (3-0) 158 1
2. Bassfield (2) (2-1) 126 3
3. Calhoun City (3-0) 102 5
4. Lumberton (3-0) 66
5. East Webster (1) (3-0) 40

Others receiving votes: Puckett 35, Eupora 28, North Forrest 26, Pisgah 19, Wesson 13, East Marion 12, Walnut 12, West Bolivar 12, Ackerman 9, Mize 8, Newton 8, Hatley 6.

Class 1A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Durant (17) (3-0) 170 1
2. Smithville (2-1) 99 4
3. Mount Olive (0-2) 95 2
4. Okolona (2-1) 56
5. Cathedral (2-0) 54

Others receiving votes: French Camp 43, Bogue Chitto 41, Vardaman 39, Biggersville 30, McAdams 17, Noxapater 12, Ray Brooks 9, Coffeeville 8, Weir 7.
Class Private Schools
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Jackson Aca. (14) (3-0) 167 1
2. Jackson Prep (3) (3-0) 153 2
3. Brookhaven Aca. (3-0) 99 3
4. Pillow Aca. (3-0) 91
5. Simpson Aca. (3-0) 64 5

Others receiving votes: Madison-Ridgeland Aca. 56, Trinity Episcopal 31, Adams Christian 7, Starkville Aca. 6, Leake Aca. 6.

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All Associated Press members in Mississippi are eligible to participate in the high school football poll. Those who voted for this week’s poll are: Daily Leader, Brookhaven; The Commercial Dispatch, Columbus; Bolivar Commercial, Cleveland; Hattiesburg American, Hattiesburg; The Clarion-Ledger, Jackson; The Meridian Star, Meridian; The Natchez Democrat, Natchez; The Oxford Eagle, Oxford; Picayune Item, Picayune; Starkville Daily News, Starkville; Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo; The Commercial Appeal, Desoto; WLIN-FM, Kosciusko; WOSM, Biloxi; WQYZ-FM, Biloxi; WTNI-AM, Gulfport.

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