The Associated Press Mississippi High School Football 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 Overall
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Olive Branch (3) (2-0) 92 -
2. Meridian (2) (2-0) 91 -
3. South Panola (4) (1-0) 79 -
4. Picayune (2) (2-0) 76 -
5. Brandon (2-0) 52 -
6. Lafayette (2-0) 39 -
7. Noxubee County (2-0) 34 -
8. Madison Central (1-1) 24 -
9. Hattiesburg (2-0) 19 -
10. Oak Grove (2-0) 15 -

Others receiving votes: West Point 14, Petal 13, Pascagoula 12, Tylertown 11, South Pontotoc 9, Canton 5, Brookhaven 4, McComb 4, Wilkinson County 3, Biloxi 3, Jackson Prep 3, Port Gibson 2, Franklin Co. 1.

Class 6A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Olive Branch (3) (2-0) 97 -
2. Meridian (3) (2-0) 96 -
3. South Panola (5) (1-0) 90 -
4. Brandon (2-0) 61 -
5. Madison Central (1-1) 32 -

Others receiving votes: Hattiesburg 22, Oak Grove 22, Petal 14, Biloxi 6.

Class 5A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Picayune (9) (2-0) 98 -
2. Pascagoula (2-0) 91 -
3. West Point (1) (0-1) 68 -
4. Pearl River Central (1-0) 41 -
5. Wayne County (0-2) 33 -

Others receiving votes: Brookhaven 21, Oxford 20, New Hope 19, McComb 18, Yazoo City 13, Canton 10, West Jones 8.

Class 4A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Lafayette (5) (2-0) 101 -
2. Tylertown (2) (2-0) 92 -
3. Noxubee County (3) (2-0) 87 -
4. Quitman (2-0) 41 -
5. Forrest Co. AHS (2-0) 28 -

Others receiving votes: Itawamba 27, Port Gibson 10, Caledonia 9, Laurel 7, Amory 7, Columbia 7, Louisville 6, Houston 6, New Albany 6, Bay St. Louis 6.

Class 3A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Hazlehurst (6) (2-0) 98 -
2. Philadelphia (1) (2-0) 83 -
3. Charleston (2) (1-1) 61 -
4. Water Valley (2-0) 51 -
5. West Marion (1) (2-0) 48 -

Others receiving votes: Forest 31, East Side 23, Franklin Co. 23, Wilkinson County 10, Aberdeen 6, Booneville 6.

Class 2A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Bassfield (4) (2-0) 92 -
2. West Bolivar (4) (2-0) 91 -
3. Bruce (2) (2-0) 74 -
4. Taylorsville (1-0) 65 -
5. East Marion (1-1) 36 -

Others receiving votes: Mize 21, Wesson 17, Madison St. Joseph 15, South Delta 10, Strayhorn 7, O’Bannon 6, East Webster 6.

Class 1A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Bogue Chitto (7) (2-0) 100 -
2. Pelahatchie (2) (2-0) 74 -
3. Shaw (1-1) 55 -
4. Cathedral (1) (1-0) 42 -
5. St. Joseph, Greenville (1) (2-0) 34 -

Others receiving votes: Noxapater 30, West Oktibbeha 29, Smithville 22, Vardaman 19, Stringer 13, Hinds AHS 9, Falkner 7, Durant 6.

Class Private Schools
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Jackson Aca. (8) (2-0) 107 -
2. Jackson Prep (3) (2-0) 102 -
3. Centreville Aca. (2-0) 54 -
4. Washington School (2-0) 53 -
5. Presbyterian Christian (1-1) 28 -

Others receiving votes: Madison-Ridgeland Aca. 27, Parklane Aca. 21, Brookhaven Aca. 14, Tri-County Aca. 13, East Rankin Aca. 7, Lamar School 7, Marshall Aca. 7.

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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; The Sun-Herald, Biloxi-Gulfport; Hattiesburg American, Hattiesburg; Enterprise-Journal, Mc Comb; The Meridian Star, Meridian; Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo; The Vicksburg Post, Vicksburg; The Commercial Appeal, Desoto; WDBD.