High School Sports

Associated Press high school football polls: Aug. 22, 2016

Lafayette's Matthew Guilfoil breaks a tackle while running against Paul Laurence Dunbar in the Kickoff Classic at Toyota Stadium in Georgetown, Ky., Friday, August 19, 2016.
Lafayette's Matthew Guilfoil breaks a tackle while running against Paul Laurence Dunbar in the Kickoff Classic at Toyota Stadium in Georgetown, Ky., Friday, August 19, 2016.

The top teams in the six Kentucky Associated Press high school football polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings:

Class 6A

School

FPV

Record

Points

1. Trinity

8

1-0

148

2. Male

8

1-0

142

3. St. Xavier

0-0

114

4. Lafayette

1-0

111

5. Simon Kenton

1-0

95

6. Scott County

1-0

94

7. Manual

1-0

45

8. Ryle

1-0

42

9. McCracken County

1-0

35

10. Central Hardin

1-0

31

Others receiving votes: North Hardin 8, Henry Clay 6, Tates Creek 3, Cooper 2, Conner 2

Class 5A

School

FPV

Record

Points

1. Bowling Green

16

1-0

160

2. Highlands

1-0

111

3. Owensboro

1-0

108

4. Christian County

1-0

107

5. Pulaski County

1-0

106

6. Fern Creek

1-0

86

7. Southwestern

1-0

66

8. South Oldham

1-0

40

t9. Covington Catholic

0-1

31

t9. North Laurel

1-0

31

Others receiving votes: Greenwood 24, North Bullitt 7.

Class 4A

School

FPV

Record

Points

1. South Warren

16

1-0

160

2. Johnson Central

0-0

134

3. Franklin-Simpson

1-0

105

4. Hopkinsville

1-0

101

5. John Hardin

0-1

94

6. Wayne County

0-1

85

7. Ashland Blazer

0-0

42

8. Spencer County

0-1

30

t9. Knox Central

0-1

27

t9. Shelby County

0-1

27

Others receiving votes: Scott 26, Collins 23, Hopkins County Central 6, Franklin County 5, East Jessamine 4, Boyd County 3, Calloway County 3, Mercer County 3, West Jessamine 2.

Class 3A

School

FPV

Record

Points

1. Belfry

15

0-0

159

2. Lexington Catholic

1

1-0

131

3. Corbin

1-0

128

4. Boyle County

0-1

95

5. Central

0-1

93

6. Waggener

1-0

61

7. Caldwell County

0-1

48

8. Garrard County

1-0

41

9. Bell County

1-0

27

10. Bardstown

1-0

25

Others receiving votes: Adair County 21, Russell 16, Elizabethtown 16, Paducah Tilghman 9, Thomas Nelson 4, Casey County 3.

Class 2A

School

FPV

Record

Points

1. Mayfield

16

1-0

160

2. DeSales

1-0

136

3. Danville

1-0

112

4. Newport Central Catholic

1-0

108

5. Louisville Christian

0-1

86

6. Lexington Christian

1-0

73

7. Somerset

1-0

44

8. Murray

1-0

40

9. Owensboro Catholic

0-1

35

10. Covington Holy Cross

1-0

31

Others receiving votes: Glasgow 16, Butler County 15, Leslie County 13, Lloyd Memorial 6, Shelby Valley 5.

Class A

School

FPV

Record

Points

1. Pikeville

14

1-0

154

2. Beechwood

0-0

133

3. Russellville

1-0

131

4. Paintsville

2

1-0

104

5. Hazard

1-0

92

6. Raceland

1-0

77

7. Kentucky Country Day

1-0

41

8. Frankfort

1-0

32

9. Nicholas County

1-0

25

10. Paris

0-1

20

Others receiving votes: Bishop Brossart 15, Fairview 13, Louisville Holy Cross 11, Harlan 9, Williamsburg 7, Lynn Camp 4, Bethlehem 4, Campbellsville 3, Crittenden County 3.

This week’s voters: Daily News, Bowling Green; East Kentucky Broadcasting, Pikeville; The News-Enterprise, Elizabethtown; Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow; The Gleaner, Henderson; Kentucky New Era, Hopkinsville; The Courier-Journal, Louisville; The Ledger Independent, Maysville; The Mayfield Messenger, Mayfield; The Middlesboro Daily News, Middlesboro; Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro; The Paducah Sun, Paducah; Times Leader Princeton, Princeton; The Commonwealth-Journal, Somerset; WDKY, Lexington; WKYX, Paducah.

Note: The Herald-Leader mistakenly did not participate this week. It will vote in subsequent weeks.

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