The Associated Press 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. Olive Branch (9) (7-0) 126 1
2. Meridian (4) (7-0) 120 2
3. Northwest Rankin (7-0) 105 3
4. Madison Central (5-2) 79 5
5. Oak Grove (5-2) 39 4
Others receiving votes: Gulfport 31, Biloxi 13, Natchez 7.

Class 5A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Picayune (6) (6-1) 123 1
2. Brookhaven (5) (6-0) 114 2
3. Wayne County (2) (5-2) 99 3
4. Long Beach (5-1) 96 4
5. Pearl (5-2) 69 5
Others receiving votes: Starkville 12, East Central 7.

Class 4A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Lafayette (13) (8-0) 130 1
2. Noxubee County (7-1) 95 2
3. Laurel (6-1) 93 3
4. Tylertown (6-1) 60 4
5. Mendenhall (5-2) 58 5
Others receiving votes: Louisville 42, Forrest Co. AHS 13, Newton County 9, Northeast Jones 7, North Pontotoc 7, Port Gibson 6.

Class 3A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. East Side (9) (8-0) 126 1
2. Philadelphia (4) (8-0) 118 2
3. Hazlehurst (6-1) 101 3
4. Kossuth (7-0) 62 5
5. Charleston (6-2) 61 4
Others receiving votes: Forest 31, West Marion 21.

Class 2A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Taylorsville (8) (7-0) 115 1
2. Calhoun City (1) (7-1) 101 3
3. West Bolivar (3) (7-1) 95 2
4. Bassfield (1) (6-2) 85 4
5. East Marion (6-1) 67 5
Others receiving votes: Hamilton 14, South Delta 13, Bruce 13, J.F. Kennedy 9, Bay Springs 8.

Class 1A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Cathedral (11) (7-0) 127 1
2. Bogue Chitto (1) (7-0) 112 2
3. Durant (6-1) 98 3
4. Shaw (1) (6-2) 93 4
5. Nanih Waiya (5-2) 31 NR

Others receiving votes: Ray Brooks 15, Stringer 13, Noxapater 12, Thrasher 7, East Oktibbeha 6, West Oktibbeha 6.

Private Schools
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Jackson Aca. (13) (8-0) 130 1
2. Washington School (7-0) 93 3
3. Jackson Prep (6-2) 90 2
4. Simpson Aca. (8-0) 82 4
5. Starkville Aca. (7-1) 52 5
Others receiving votes: Madison-Ridgeland Aca. 31, Trinity Episcopal 15, Tri-County Aca. 14, Winona Christian 13.

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

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