AP Mississippi Prep Polls

By The Associated Press

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 (15) (7-0) 150 1
2. Meridian (7-0) 129 3
3. Madison Central (7-0) 124 2
4. Gulfport (7-0) 106 4
5. Starkville (5-2) 55 NR

Others receiving votes: Northwest Rankin 24, Southaven 12.

Class 5A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. West Jones (13) (6-0) 139 1
2. Picayune (1) (6-0) 136 2
3. Wayne County (6-1) 109 4
4. West Point (7-1) 90 3
5. Ridgeland (1) (7-0) 86 5

Others receiving votes: Vancleave 20, Callaway 13, Long Beach 7.

Class 4A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Lafayette (13) (8-0) 146 1
2. Purvis (2) (7-0) 125 4
3. New Albany (8-0) 123 2
4. Noxubee County (7-1) 107 3
5. North Pike (7-1) 87 5

Others receiving votes: Greenwood 6, St. Stanislaus 6.

Class 3A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Forest (9) (8-0) 142 2
2. Philadelphia (5) (8-0) 138 1
3. Charleston (7-1) 113 3
4. Aberdeen (1) (7-1) 105 4
5. Tylertown (5-2) 49 5

Others receiving votes: Belmont 26, Winona 12, East Side 9, Kemper County 6.

Class 2A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Taylorsville (13) (8-0) 148 1
2. Calhoun City (8-0) 120 3
2. Bassfield (1) (7-1) 120 2
4. Lumberton (7-0) 99 4
5. East Webster (1) (8-0) 83 NR

Others receiving votes: Wesson 15, West Bolivar 9, Puckett 6.

Class 1A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Durant (15) (8-0) 150 1
2. Cathedral (6-1) 124 2
3. Okolona (5-2) 81 4
4. Nanih Waiya (5-2) 74 5
5. Vardaman (6-2) 62 NR

Others receiving votes: Mount Olive 37, Smithville 31, Bogue Chitto 23, Dexter 6, West Oktibbeha 6, Biggersville 6.

Class Private Schools
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Jackson Prep (8) (6-2) 130 1
2. Jackson Aca. (4) (7-1) 124 3
3. Trinity Episcopal (2) (8-0) 116 4
4. Brookhaven Aca. (1) (7-1) 104 2
5. Presbyterian Christian (7-1) 55 NR

Others receiving votes: Pillow Aca. 31, Simpson Aca. 12, Central Hinds Aca. 8, Tri-County Aca. 7, Sylva-Bay Aca. 7, Madison-Ridgeland 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; Bolivar Commercial, Cleveland; Hattiesburg American, Hattiesburg; The Clarion-Ledger, Jackson; Laurel Leader-Call, Laurel; The Meridian Star, Meridian; The Natchez Democrat, Natchez; The Oxford Eagle, Oxford; Starkville Daily News, Starkville; Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo; The Vicksburg Post, Vicksburg; The Commercial Appeal, Desoto; WLIN-FM, Kosciusko; WQYZ-FM, Biloxi; WTNI-AM, Gulfport.

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