Prep football polls

Staff Report

The latest Louisiana Sports Writers Association prep football polls have been released, and while no Tri-City teams are ranked, this week’s opponents for two of the four area teams are receiving votes.

Morgan City’s opponent Friday, Rayne High School, is receiving eight votes in the Class 4A poll, while Hanson, who will face Central Catholic Friday, is receiving 16 votes in the Class 1A poll.

Two other district opponents of Central Catholic, Vermilion Catholic and Highland Baptist, are ranked in the top 10 in Class 1A.

Vermilion Catholic moved up a spot to No. 2 after defeating Central Catholic 44-31 a week ago.

Class 1A’s top squad, Ouachita Christian, slipped to No. 3 after falling to Union Parish, 42-0, and Class 1A’s second-ranked squad a week ago, Haynesville, move to No. 1

Highland Baptist entered the top 10 at No. 8 after defeating Gueydan 49-14.

In Class 4A, Morgan City’s district opponent, Vandebilt Catholic, fell out of the Top 10 after falling to Brother Martin 27-10 Friday.

The Terriers received seven votes in this week’s poll.

Below are the complete polls in all classes. First place votes are denoted by parentheses:

Class 5A

Rec Pts Pvs

1. St. Aug (6) 3-1 115 3

2. Parkway (4) 4-0 111 2

3. Acadiana 4-1 100 4

4. Byrd 5-0 85 5

5. Barbe 4-1 75 1

6. West Monroe 3-2 66 6

7. Holy Cross 5-0 59 7

8. Destrehan 5-0 44 10

9. E. Ascension 5-0 37 9

10. Catholic-BR 4-1 29 10

Others receiving votes: Dutchtown 16, Ruston 14, Rummel 10, Mandeville 7, Ouachita 6, New Iberia 4. Shaw 2.

Class 4A

Rec Pts Pvs

1. Neville (9) 5-0 119 1

2. Karr (1) 3-1 110 2

3. S.T. More 5-0 101 3

4. E. Jefferson 5-0 87 4

5. Plaquemine 4-1 76 6

6. Landry-Walker 5-0 72 7

7. Teurlings 3-2 56 8

8. W. Easton 5-0 35 —

9. Eunice 4-1 28 —

10. McDon 35 23 25 5

Others receiving votes: Belle Chasse 18, DeRidder 9, Rayne 8, Breaux Bridge 7, Vandebilt 7, Franklin Parish 6, Peabody 5, Northwood-Shreveport 4, Bastrop 4, Franklinton 3.

Class 3A

Rec Pts Pvs

1. University (5) 5-0 113 2

2. Curtis (4) 3-2 111 1

3. Notre Dame (1) 5-0 101 3

4. Evangel 3-1 83 4

5. Iowa 5-0 76 5

6. Parkview Bap. 4-1 74 6

7. Union Parish 4-1 62 7

8. Livonia 5-0 51 8

9. J. Sumner 5-0 38 9

10. Caldwell 5-0 24 10

Others receiving votes: Kaplan 22, St. Charles 10, McMain 8, West Feliciana 6, Amite 2.

Class 2A

Rec Pts Pvs

1. Many (10) 5-0 120 1

2. Newman 5-0 110 2

3. Riverside 4-1 97 3

4. Loreauville 5-0 92 4

5. Northlake Ch. 5-0 70 6

6. Kinder 4-1 65 8

7. Hannan 5-0 40 —

8. Winnfield 3-2 38 4

9. Welsh 4-1 34 —

10. Catholic-NI 2-3 25 7

Others receiving votes: Sterlington 24, Vinton 14, St. Thomas Aquinas 11, Pickering 9, Episcopal-BR 9, Lake Arthur 7, Springfield 5, Opelousas Catholic 4, Lakeside 3, Oak Grove 2, Menard 1.

Class 1A

Rec Pts Pvs

1, Haynesville (10) 5-0 120 2

2. Verm. Ca. 5-0 108 3

3. Ouachita Ch. 4-1 95 1

4. Basile 5-0 94 4

5. W.S. John 3-2 70 6

6, Mangham 3-2 48 10

7. Kentwood 3-2 45 5

8. Highland Bap. 5-0 39 —

9. LaSalle 5-0 33 —

10. St. Frederick 4-1 20 —

Others receiving votes: Pointe Coupee Central 18, Hanson Memorial 16, Cedar Creek 15, Montgomery 15, White Castle 12, East Beauregard 7, Christian Life 6, Country Day 1.

(Courtesy of www.theadvocate.com)

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