Mississippi AP High School Football Polls (October 3, 2017)

The polls are released every Tuesday.

Posted: Nov. 7, 2017 8:43 AM

UNDATED (AP) - 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. West Point (12)        ‡ (6-0)•‡ 136‡ 1••‡

† 2. Pearl (1)              ‡ (7-0)•‡ 124‡ 2••‡

† 3. Tupelo                 ‡ (6-0)•‡ 115‡ 3••‡

† 4. Starkville             ‡ (6-1)•‡ 86•‡ 4••‡

† 5. Hattiesburg            ‡ (6-0)•‡ 75•‡ 5••‡

† 6. Madison Central        ‡ (5-1)•‡ 66•‡ 6••‡

† 7. Poplarville            ‡ (6-0)•‡ 50•‡ 7••‡

† 8. Olive Branch           ‡ (6-0)•‡ 41•‡ 9••‡

† 9. Cleveland Central (1)  ‡ (7-0)•‡ 18•‡ NR•‡

†10. Horn Lake              ‡ (5-0)•‡ 11•‡ NR•‡

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¶   Others receiving votes: East Central 9, Warren Central 7, Jackson Prep 7, Oak Grove 5, Picayune 5, Northwest Rankin 5, Yazoo County 4, Simmons 3, Philadelphia 2, North Panola 1. <

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^Class 6A=

†School               ‡ W-L••‡ Pts‡ Prv‡

† 1. Pearl (11)       ‡ (7-0)‡ 137‡ 1••‡

† 2. Tupelo (3)       ‡ (7-0)‡ 129‡ 2••‡

† 3. Starkville       ‡ (6-1)‡ 112‡ 3••‡

† 4. Madison Central  ‡ (5-1)‡ 90•‡ 4••‡

† 5. Horn Lake        ‡ (5-0)‡ 50•‡ NR•‡

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¶   Others receiving votes: Warren Central 18, Oak Grove 12, Petal 6, Northwest Rankin 6. <

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^Class 5A=

†School                     ‡ W-L••‡ Pts‡ Prv‡

† 1. West Point (13)        ‡ (6-0)‡ 139‡ 1••‡

† 2. Hattiesburg            ‡ (6-0)‡ 124‡ 2••‡

† 3. Olive Branch           ‡ (6-0)‡ 110‡ 3••‡

† 4. Cleveland Central (1)  ‡ (7-0)‡ 95•‡ 5••‡

† 5. Picayune               ‡ (5-1)‡ 86•‡ 4••‡

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¶   Others receiving votes: Laurel 6. <

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^Class 4A=

†School                ‡ W-L••‡ Pts‡ Prv‡

† 1. Poplarville (14)  ‡ (6-0)‡ 140‡ 1••‡

† 2. East Central      ‡ (5-0)‡ 123‡ 2••‡

† 3. Pontotoc          ‡ (6-1)‡ 107‡ 3••‡

† 4. Louisville        ‡ (6-1)‡ 106‡ 4••‡

† 5. Greene County     ‡ (6-1)‡ 60•‡ 5••‡

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¶   Others receiving votes: Itawamba AHS 24. <

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^Class 3A=

†School                      ‡ W-L••‡ Pts‡ Prv‡

† 1. North Panola (12)       ‡ (6-0)‡ 138‡ 1••‡

† 2. Yazoo County (2)        ‡ (6-0)‡ 117‡ 2••‡

† 3. Jefferson Davis County  ‡ (6-1)‡ 112‡ 3••‡

† 4. Hazlehurst              ‡ (5-0)‡ 82•‡ 4••‡

† 5. Charleston              ‡ (5-2)‡ 62•‡ 5••‡

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¶   Others receiving votes: South Pontotoc 49. <

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^Class 2A=

†School                 ‡ W-L••‡ Pts‡ Prv‡

† 1. Philadelphia (14)  ‡ (7-0)‡ 140‡ 1••‡

† 2. Calhoun City       ‡ (5-1)‡ 114‡ 2••‡

† 3. Perry Central      ‡ (7-0)‡ 111‡ 4••‡

† 4. Scott Central      ‡ (7-0)‡ 74•‡ NR•‡

† 5. Eupora             ‡ (6-1)‡ 56•‡ NR•‡

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¶   Others receiving votes: Newton 39, East Webster 13, South Delta 7, Taylorsville 6. <

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^Class 1A=

†School            ‡ W-L••‡ Pts‡ Prv‡

† 1. Simmons (14)  ‡ (6-0)‡ 140‡ 1••‡

† 2. Nanih Waiya   ‡ (7-0)‡ 125‡ 2••‡

† 3. Lumberton     ‡ (5-1)‡ 110‡ 3••‡

† 4. Noxapater     ‡ (5-1)‡ 84•‡ 5••‡

† 5. Okolona       ‡ (5-2)‡ 36•‡ NR•‡

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¶   Others receiving votes: Stringer 31, Smithville 25, Ray Brooks 9. <

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^Class Private Schools=

†School                      ‡ W-L••‡ Pts‡ Prv‡

† 1. Jackson Prep (13)       ‡ (7-0)‡ 139‡ 1••‡

† 2. Parklane Aca.           ‡ (7-0)‡ 124‡ 3••‡

† 3. Jackson Aca.            ‡ (5-1)‡ 107‡ 2••‡

† 4. Indianola Aca. (1)      ‡ (7-0)‡ 92•‡ 5••‡

† 5. Madison-Ridgeland Aca.  ‡ (5-2)‡ 59•‡ 4••‡

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¶   Others receiving votes: Presbyterian Christian 12, Oak Forest, La. 8, Starkville Aca. 7, St. Joseph, Greenville 6, Lamar School 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; Greene County Herald, Leakesville; The Sun-Herald, Biloxi-Gulfport; Hattiesburg American, Hattiesburg; The Hattiesburg Post, Hattiesburg; The Clarion-Ledger, Jackson; Enterprise-Journal, Mc Comb; The Oxford Eagle, Oxford; Starkville Daily News, Starkville; Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo; The Vicksburg Post, Vicksburg; WCBI-TV, Columbus; WTVA-TV, Tupelo.‡

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