Prep Polls: Central, Alcoa, Greeneville remain ranked No. 1

High School

The Associated Press’ Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee’s six Division I non-financial aid classifications and in the combined Division II financial aid classification as selected by Tennessee AP-member sportswriters and broadcasters. With first-place votes in parentheses, records through October 14, total points based on 10 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 10th-place vote:

Division I – Class 6A
Record Pts Prv

  1. Oakland (17) 7-0 188 1
  2. Maryville (1) 7-0 170 2
  3. Whitehaven 6-1 138 3
  4. Kingsport Dobyns Bennett (1) 7-0 112 6
  5. Brentwood 6-1 110 5
  6. Ravenwood 6-1 86 7
  7. Houston 7-0 83 8
  8. Bradley Central 5-2 71 4
  9. McMinn County 7-0 53 9
  10. Stewarts Creek 6-1 23 10
    Others receiving 12 or more points: none.

Division I – Class 5A
Record Pts Prv

  1. Knoxville Central (17) 7-0 186 1
  2. Beech 7-0 156 2
  3. Powell 7-0 149 3
  4. David Crockett (2) 6-0 132 4
  5. Knoxville West 7-0 104 5
  6. Gallatin 7-0 86 7
  7. Henry County 6-2 86 6
  8. Kirby 6-1 45 8
  9. Summit 7-1 40 9
  10. Page 6-1 26 10
    Others receiving 12 or more points: none.

Division I – Class 4A
Record Pts Prv

  1. Greeneville (14) 6-1 182 1
  2. Elizabethton (4) 7-0 166 2
  3. Haywood County 6-1 144 3
  4. Anderson County (1) 6-1 129 4
  5. Nolensville 7-0 123 5
  6. Hardin County 6-1 91 6
  7. Livingston Academy 8-0 88 7
  8. Montgomery Central 7-1 52 9
  9. Marshall County 6-2 29 8
  10. Creek Wood 6-1 21 NR
    Others receiving 12 or more points: none.

Division I – Class 3A
Record Pts Prv

  1. Alcoa (19) 6-1 190 1
  2. Pearl-Cohn 7-0 164 2
  3. Red Bank 7-0 155 3
  4. Loudon 7-0 130 5
  5. Covington 6-1 101 6
  6. Upperman 6-1 86 7
  7. East Nashville 6-1 74 8
  8. Gatlinburg-Pittman 7-1 58 4
  9. South Gibson 6-1 38 9
  10. Wooddale 7-1 26 10
    Others receiving 12 or more points: none.

Division I – Class 2A
Record Pts Prv

  1. Peabody (17) 7-0 186 1
  2. Watertown 6-1 143 3
  3. Trousdale County 6-1 128 4
  4. Meigs County 6-1 128 2
  5. Forrest 7-0 118 5
  6. South Greene (2) 8-0 116 6
  7. Lewis County 5-1 68 7
  8. Houston County 7-0 62 9
  9. Happy Valley 6-1 32 NR
  10. Fairley 5-2 29 10
    Others receiving 12 or more points: Tyner Academy 21.

Division I – Class 1A
Record Pts Prv

  1. South Pittsburg (16) 6-0 186 1
  2. Huntingdon (3) 8-0 169 2
  3. Lake County 7-0 146 3
  4. Freedom Prep 7-0 121 4
  5. Fayetteville 7-0 112 5
  6. Greenback 5-2 89 6
  7. Monterey 8-0 82 8
  8. Greenfield 6-1 49 9
  9. Coalfield 6-2 41 7
  10. Cornersville 4-3 18 10
    Others receiving 12 or more points: Clay County 14.

Division II – Class A
Record Pts Prv

  1. Nashville Christian School (19) 7-0 190 1
  2. Fayette Academy 5-2 141 2
  3. Davidson Academy 5-2 136 5
  4. Friendship Christian 5-2 134 4
  5. University-Jackson 5-2 115 3
    Others receiving 12 or more points: DCA 20.

Division II – Class AA
Record Pts Prv

  1. ECS (17) 6-1 186 1
  2. Boyd Buchanan (2) 6-1 169 2
  3. Lipscomb Academy 5-2 112 4
  4. Franklin Road Academy 7-1 100 NR
  5. Grace Christian 6-1 61 NR
    (tie) BGA 4-3 61 3
    Others receiving 12 or more points: CAK 44. Chattanooga Christian 18.

Division II – Class AAA
Record Pts Prv

  1. McCallie (17) 7-0 179 1
  2. Briarcrest (1) 7-0 142 3
  3. MUS 6-1 139 2
  4. Baylor 6-1 126 4
  5. MBA 5-3 57 NR
    Others receiving 12 or more points: Knoxville Catholic (1) 36. Brentwood Academy 27. Ensworth 18.

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All Associated Press members in Tennessee are eligible to participate in the high school football poll. Those who voted for this week’s poll are: The Daily Post-Athenian, Athens; Chattanooga Times Free Press, Chattanooga; The Leaf-Chronicle , Clarksville; Cleveland Daily Banner, Cleveland; The Daily Herald , Columbia; Herald-Citizen, Cookeville; The Tennessean, Nashville; State Gazette, Dyersburg; Elizabethton Star; The Williamson Herald, Franklin; The Jackson Sun, Jackson; Johnson City Press, Johnson City; Times News, Kingsport; Marshall County Tribune (Lewisburg); The Daily Times, Maryville; The Tomahawk (Mountain City), Mountain City; The Commercial Appeal, Memphis; Union City Daily Messenger, Union City; WCMT, Martin.¤

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