Mississippi AP Football 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. Olive Branch (7) (3-0) 145 3
2. Meridian (5) (4-0) 120 2
3. Oak Grove (3-0) 108 4
4. Northwest Rankin (4-0) 95 5
5. South Panola (3) (2-2) 71 1

Others receiving votes: Gulfport 66, Ocean Springs 29, Columbus 6.

Class 5A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Picayune (14) (3-0) 158 1
2. Long Beach (2-0) 122 2
3. Brookhaven (1) (3-0) 99 NR
T4.Pearl (2-1) 96 3
T4.Wayne County (2-2) 96 5

Others receiving votes: West Point 31, Yazoo City 17, Starkville 8, West Jones 7, East Central 6.

Class 4A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Lafayette (14) (4-0) 156 1
2. Tylertown (2) (4-0) 143 2
3. Noxubee County (3-1) 112 4
4. Laurel (3-1) 100 3
5. Quitman (3-1) 54 5

Others receiving votes: Forrest Co. AHS 18, Port Gibson 16, Pontotoc 15, Poplarville 12, Newton County 8, Northeast Jones 6.

Class 3A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. East Side (10) (4-0) 153 2
2. Philadelphia (2) (4-0) 140 3
3. Aberdeen (4) (2-2) 109 1
4. Hazlehurst (3-1) 106 4
5. Charleston (2-2) 46 NR

Others receiving votes: Forest 31, Southeast Lauderdale 19, Leflore County 15, Kossuth 8, West Marion 7, St. Andrew’s 6.

Class 2A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Calhoun City (8) (4-0) 148 3
2. East Marion (2) (4-0) 118 5
3. Taylorsville (3-0) 112 4
4. West Bolivar (5) (3-1) 106 1
5. Bassfield (3-1) 99 2

Others receiving votes: South Delta 16, Madison St. Joseph 9, Union 7, Bay Springs 7, Mize 6, Scott Central 6, Bruce 6.

Class 1A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Durant (15) (4-0) 158 1
2. Cathedral (1) (3-0) 144 2
3. French Camp (3-1) 95 4
4. Bogue Chitto (4-0) 78 T5
5. Coldwater (3-0) 76 T5

Others receiving votes: West Oktibbeha 64, Stringer 13, Thrasher 6, Salem 6.

Class Private Schools
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Jackson Aca. (15) (4-0) 159 1
2. Jackson Prep (1) (4-0) 145 2
3. Washington School (4-0) 86 4
4. Simpson Aca. (4-0) 69 3
5. Madison-Ridgeland Aca. (3-1) 56 NR

Others receiving votes: Trinity Episcopal 45, Starkville Aca. 34, Brookhaven Aca. 20, Parklane Aca. 14, Lamar School 6, Sharkey-Issaquena Aca. 6.

***

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; Delta Democrat-Times, Greenville; The Sun-Herald, Biloxi-Gulfport; Hattiesburg American, Hattiesburg; The Clarion-Ledger, Jackson; Laurel Leader-Call, Laurel; Enterprise-Journal, Mc Comb; The Meridian Star, Meridian; Picayune Item, Picayune; Starkville Daily News, Starkville; Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo; The Vicksburg Post, Vicksburg; The Commercial Appeal, Desoto; WDBD.

Click here for more at the NeMissPreps.com.