Prep Poll: Hattiesburg, Lumberton hold; Sumrall nearly cracks 4A Poll

By STAFF REPORTS,

Not much has changed for our local teams, but the Sumrall Bobcats gain more votes in the 4A Poll.

The Hattiesburg Tigers remain the top team in 5A and No. 2 in the state, and the Lumberton Panthers holds at No. 2 in the 1A Poll. The Oak Grove Warriors are also receiving three votes in the Overall Poll, 13 votes behind the No. 10 team in the state.

Class Overall

School

W-L

Pts

Prv

1. Starkville (10)

(6-0)

100

1

2. Hattiesburg

(5-0)

79

2

3. Horn Lake

(6-0)

78

3

4. Brandon

(5-1)

62

6

5. West Point

(4-1)

60

4

6. Madison Central

(4-1)

44

8

7. Northwest Rankin

(4-1)

33

7

8. Olive Branch

(5-0)

32

9

9. East Central

(5-0)

18

10

10. Clinton

(5-1)

16

5

Others receiving votes: Jackson Prep 5, Winona 5, Louisville 4, Oak Grove 3, Simmons 3, Tupelo 3, Taylorsville 2, Corinth 1, Lafayette 1, Jackson Aca. 1.

Class 6A

School

W-L

Pts

Prv

1. Starkville (10)

(6-0)

100

1

2. Horn Lake

(6-0)

86

3

3. Brandon

(5-1)

82

4

4. Madison Central

(4-1)

60

NR

5. Northwest Rankin

(4-1)

54

5

Others receiving votes: Clinton 18.

Class 5A

School

W-L

Pts

Prv

1. Hattiesburg (9)

(5-0)

99

1

2. West Point (1)

(4-1)

88

2

3. Olive Branch

(5-0)

81

3

4. Lafayette

(3-2)

49

4

5. Picayune

(3-2)

24

NR

Others receiving votes: West Jones 22, Holmes County Central 19, Brookhaven 6, Neshoba Central 6, Wayne County 6.

Class 4A

School

W-L

Pts

Prv

1. East Central (9)

(5-0)

98

1

2. Louisville (1)

(5-1)

90

2

3. Pontotoc

(5-1)

77

3

4. Poplarville

(4-1)

64

4

5. Mendenhall

(5-0)

38

NR

Others receiving votes: Sumrall 19, Corinth 14.

Class 3A

School

W-L

Pts

Prv

1. North Panola (8)

(4-1)

98

1

2. Winona (2)

(6-0)

92

2

3. Jefferson Davis County

(4-2)

68

3

4. West Marion

(6-0)

65

4

5. Houston

(4-1)

46

5

Others receiving votes: Water Valley 12, Booneville 12, North Pontotoc 7.

Class 2A

School

W-L

Pts

Prv

1. Taylorsville (10)

(6-0)

100

1

2. Scott Central

(6-0)

90

2

3. Collins

(4-1)

78

4

4. Puckett

(6-0)

72

5

5. Bay Springs

(4-2)

24

3

Others receiving votes: Lake 18, Pelahatchie 12, O'Bannon 6.

Class 1A

School

W-L

Pts

Prv

1. Simmons (10)

(6-0)

100

1

2. Lumberton

(5-0)

89

2

3. Nanih Waiya

(5-1)

76

3

4. Okolona

(5-1)

64

4

5. Stringer

(5-1)

49

5

Others receiving votes: Biggersville 14, Ray Brooks 8.

Class Private Schools

School

W-L

Pts

Prv

1. Jackson Prep (10)

(6-0)

100

1

2. Madison-Ridgeland Aca.

(6-0)

88

2

3. Jackson Aca.

(5-0)

81

3

4. Starkville Aca.

(6-0)

64

4

5. Indianola Aca.

(5-1)

54

5

Others receiving votes: Oak Forest , La. 7, Adams Christian 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: The Commercial Dispatch, Columbus; Bolivar Commercial, Cleveland; The Daily Corinthian, Corinth; Greene County Herald, Leakesville; The Sun-Herald, Biloxi-Gulfport; PineBeltSPORTS, Hattiesburg; The Oxford Eagle, Oxford; Starkville Daily News, Starkville; The Vicksburg Post, Vicksburg; WTVA-TV, Tupelo.