High School Football

The first high school football media polls are here. Did your team make it in?

Scott County's Brice Fryman leaps over the defender while running against Lafayette in the Blanton Collier Kickoff Classic at Ishmael Stadium in Lexington, Ky., Friday, August 25, 2017.
Scott County's Brice Fryman leaps over the defender while running against Lafayette in the Blanton Collier Kickoff Classic at Ishmael Stadium in Lexington, Ky., Friday, August 25, 2017.

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

Class A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Paintsville

3

2-0

131

2. Beechwood

11

1-0

127

3. Hazard

1

1-0

115

4. Kentucky Country Day

2-0

97

5. Pikeville

1-1

84

6. Raceland

1-1

58

7. Russellville

1-1

46

8. Frankfort

2-0

34

9. Ludlow

2-0

33

10. Louisville Holy Cross

1-1

29

Others receiving votes: Bishop Brossart 28, Williamsburg 24, Paris 16, Crittenden County 13, Nicholas County 11, Fulton County 9, Harlan 8, Fairview 7, Phelps 7, Eminence 1, Bracken County 1, Bellevue 1.

Class 2A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Christian Academy of Louisville

8

2-0

141

2. Mayfield

4

2-0

133

3. Danville

1

2-0

108

4. DeSales

1

2-0

101

5. Lexington Christian

1

2-0

93

6. Newport Central Catholic

2-0

80

7. Glasgow

2-0

58

8. Owensboro Catholic

1-1

47

9. Somerset

1-1

29

10. Hancock County

1

2-0

17

Others receiving votes: Todd County Central 15, Green County 14, Murray 9, Newport 8, Walton-Verona 7, Washington County 6, Ballard Memorial 6, Leslie County 4, Clinton County 3, Owen County 1.

Class 3A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Corbin

9

2-0

141

2. Central

2-0

111

3. Belfry

4

0-1

110

4. Boyle County

1

2-0

106

5. Elizabethtown

1-0

102

6. Lexington Catholic

1

1-1

72

7. Caldwell County

1-1

41

8. Bell County

1

2-0

40

9. Paducah Tilghman

1-1

37

10. Casey County

2-0

22

Others receiving votes: Knott County Central 21, LaRue County 17, Russell 16, Fort Campbell 9, Henry County 6, Pike County Central 6, Edmonson County 6, x-Moore 5, Union County 4, Thomas Nelson 4, Western Hills 2, Sheldon Clark 2.

x-No longer plays in Class 3A

Class 4A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Johnson Central

13

1-0

134

2. Wayne County

2-0

125

3. Collins

1

2-0

111

4. Mercer County

2-0

88

5. Franklin-Simpson

1-1

80

6. Shelby County

2-0

75

7. South Warren-x

1

2-0

60

8. Bourbon County

2-0

57

9. Ashland Blazer

1-1

36

t10. Rockcastle County

1

1-0

28

t10. Warren East

1

2-0

28

Others receiving votes: Hopkinsville 23, Greenup County 20, Allen County-Scottsville 17, Taylor County 17, Hopkins County Central 10, Knox Central 9, East Carter 7, Franklin County 4, John Hardin 2, Madisonville 1.

x-No longer plays in Class 4A

Class 5A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Covington Catholic

9

2-0

127

2. Bowling Green

3

1-1

125

3. Fern Creek

2-0

98

4. Christian County

1

2-0

93

5. Southwestern

2-0

62

6. South Warren

1

2-0

60

t7. Highlands

2-0

57

t7. Owensboro

1-1

57

9. South Oldham

1-1

32

10. North Laurel

2-0

23

Others receiving votes: Perry County Central 18 (1), Pulaski County 17, Harlan County 14, Whitley County 11, Graves County 9, Apollo 9, Bullitt Central 7, Lincoln County 5, Doss 3, Anderson County 2, North Bullitt 2, Marshall County 1, Greenwood 1.

Class 6A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Trinity

13

2-0

146

2. St. Xavier

1

1-0

115

3. Pleasure Ridge Park

2-0

100

4. Male

1

2-0

96

5. Scott County

2-0

95

6. Simon Kenton

2-0

71

7. Lafayette

1-1

53

t8. Central Hardin

2-0

31

t8. Ryle

1-1

31

10. Butler

1-1

21

Others receiving votes: Conner 12, Tates Creek 11, Henry Clay 7, Manual 5, Eastern 5, Ohio County 5, Paul Laurence Dunbar 5, McCracken County 5, Daviess County 4, North Hardin 3, Campbell County 2, Muhlenberg County 1, Frederick Douglass 1.

Organizations that voted in this week’s poll: Daily News, Bowling Green; Times-Tribune, Corbin; East Kentucky Broadcasting, Pikeville; The News-Enterprise, Elizabethtown; Daily Enterprise, Harlan; The Gleaner, Henderson; Kentucky New Era, Hopkinsville; Lexington Herald-Leader, Lexington; The Courier-Journal, Louisville; The Ledger Independent, Maysville; The Mayfield Messenger, Mayfield; The Middlesboro Daily News, Middlesboro; The Paducah Sun, Paducah; Times Leader Princeton, Princeton; WDKY, Lexington; WKYX, Paducah.

Josh Moore: 859-231-1307, @HLpreps

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