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Class 6A football preseason top 10

Lafayette quarterback Walker Wood is sacked after faking a punt attempt for the turnover against Scott Co. at Ishmael Stadium in Lexington, Ky., Friday, September 18, 2015.
Lafayette quarterback Walker Wood is sacked after faking a punt attempt for the turnover against Scott Co. at Ishmael Stadium in Lexington, Ky., Friday, September 18, 2015.

Coaches in each of Kentucky’s six classes were asked to rank the top 10 teams in their respective classes. These rankings are based on the results of that polling.

Class 6A

School

2015 record

Josh Moore’s comment

1. Trinity

11-2

UK, U of L and Tennessee have offered sophomore DE Stephen Herron.

2. Male

15-0 (champs)

Bulldogs have won five of six versus Trinity and four in a row over St. Xavier.

3. St. Xavier

7-5

Cincinnati-bound QB Desmond Ridder looks to lead Tigers out of rut.

4. Scott County

11-2

Cardinals seething after letting regional finals slip away at home last year.

5. Lafayette

12-3

Coaches not super high on Generals despite runner-up finish in 2015.

6. Simon Kenton

13-1

Pioneers were last victim of Lafayette’s magical run to the state title game.

7. Ryle

9-3

Western Michigan commit Tanner Morgan top returning passer in Class 6A.

8. McCracken County

10-3

Mustangs reached first regional in school’s three-year history last season.

9. Cooper

10-3

Two of Jaguars’ three losses were to Simon Kenton, including region finals.

10. Manual

9-3

Former Butler Coach Scott Carmony back in the saddle with Crimsons.

Josh Moore: 859-231-1307, @HLpreps

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