High School Sports

AP high school football polls: Aug. 29, 2016

Lexington Catholic's Dameon Jones, 4, stretched for the pylon but was pushed out of bounds just shot by St. Xavier's Jacob Stofer, 29, as Lexington Catholic played St. X in the Bluegrass bowl on Friday August 26, 2016 in Lexington, Ky.
Lexington Catholic's Dameon Jones, 4, stretched for the pylon but was pushed out of bounds just shot by St. Xavier's Jacob Stofer, 29, as Lexington Catholic played St. X in the Bluegrass bowl on Friday August 26, 2016 in Lexington, Ky. mcornelison@herald-leader.com

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

Previous

1. Trinity

16

2-0

169

1

2. Male

1

2-0

144

2

3. Lafayette

2-0

121

4

4. St. Xavier

1-0

120

3

5. Scott County

2-0

103

6

6. Simon Kenton

2-0

89

5

7. Manual

2-0

56

7

8. Ryle

2-0

54

8

9. McCracken County

2-0

40

9

10. Central Hardin

2-0

16

10

Others receiving votes: Pleasure Ridge Park 11, North Hardin 10.

Class 5A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Bowling Green

17

2-0

170

1

2. Owensboro

2-0

152

3

3. Christian County

1-1

89

4

4. Highlands

1-1

88

2

5. South Oldham

2-0

84

8

6. Fern Creek

1-1

67

6

7. Covington Catholic

1-1

56

t9

8. Pulaski County

1-1

52

5

9. Southwestern

1-1

39

7

10. Greenwood

2-0

37

NR

Others receiving votes: North Bullitt 30, Perry County Central 13, Bullitt Central 12, Dixie Heights 10, Doss 10, Madison Southern 9, Harlan County 8, Grant County 6, North Laurel 2.

Class 4A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. South Warren

2-0

170

1

2. Johnson Central

1-0

146

2

3. Franklin-Simpson

2-0

126

3

4. Hopkinsville

2-0

115

4

5. Wayne County

2-0

97

6

t6. Collins

2-0

46

NR

t6. Knox Central

1-1

46

t9

t8. John Hardin

0-2

33

5

t8. Spencer County

1-1

33

8

10. Rockcastle County

1-0

24

NR

Others receiving votes: Shelby County 19, Calloway County 14, Ashland Blazer 13, Mercer County 13, Hopkins County Central 11, East Carter 9, Western 9, East Jessamine 5, Holmes 2, Russell County 2.

Class 3A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Belfry

17

1-0

170

1

2. Corbin

2-0

151

3

3. Lexington Catholic

1-1

129

2

4. Central

0-2

88

5

5. Boyle County

0-2

78

4

6. Bardstown

1-0

69

10

t7. Adair County

2-0

33

NR

t7. Waggener

1-1

33

6

9. Caldwell County

0-2

32

7

10. Western Hills

2-0

30

NR

Others receiving votes: Fleming County 24, Garrard County 22, Bell County 18, Elizabethtown 12, Casey County 10, Moore 8, Morgan County 8, Russell 8, Lawrence County 6, Paducah Tilghman 5.

Class 2A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Mayfield

14

2-0

165

1

2. DeSales

1

2-0

152

2

3. Danville

1

2-0

127

3

4. Louisville Christian

1-1

92

5

5. Lexington Christian

2-0

91

6

6. Newport Central Catholic

1-1

75

4

7. Somerset

2-0

71

7

8. Covington Holy Cross

2-0

52

10

9. Owensboro Catholic

1-1

44

9

t10. Leslie County

1

2-0

16

NR

t10. Glasgow

2-0

16

NR

Others receiving votes: Butler County 11, Murray 11, Metcalfe County 4, Allen Central 4, Ballard Memorial 3.

Class A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Pikeville

13

2-0

164

1

2. Beechwood

2

1-0

140

2

3. Russellville

1

2-0

138

3

4. Paintsville

1

2-0

119

4

5. Hazard

2-0

96

5

6. Raceland

2-0

88

6

7. Nicholas County

2-0

65

9

8. Harlan

1-0

30

NR

9. Frankfort

1-1

23

8

10. Kentucky Country Day

1-1

22

7

Others receiving votes: Eminence 15, Louisville Holy Cross 11, Williamsburg 6, Ludlow 5, Bracken County 5, Bethlehem 3, Paris 3, Fairview 2.

Organizations that voted in this week’s poll: The Daily Independent, Ashland; Daily News, Bowling Green; Times-Tribune, Corbin; East Kentucky Broadcasting, Pikeville; Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow; Daily Enterprise, Harlan; Lexington Herald-Leader, Lexington; The Courier-Journal, Louisville; The Ledger Independent, Maysville; The Mayfield Messenger, Mayfield; Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro; The Paducah Sun, Paducah; Times Leader Princeton, Princeton; The Commonwealth-Journal, Somerset; WDKY, Lexington; WKYX, Paducah; WRUS, Russellville.

Josh Moore: 859-231-1307, @HLpreps

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