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Bears, Eagles remain 1-2 in Class 6A poll

Northside’s Raymario Allen (16) gains yardage around end in the first half of their game Friday night against Ware County
Northside’s Raymario Allen (16) gains yardage around end in the first half of their game Friday night against Ware County photo@macon.com

The Houston County Bears and Northside Eagles kept their spots at Nos. 1-2 in the Georgia Sports Writers Association’s GHSA Class 6A poll Tuesday.

Mary Persons dropped three spots to No. 8 in Class 4A, while Peach County moved up a spot to No. 5 in Class 3A. Central climbed into the Class 3A rankings at No. 10.

Dublin remained No. in Class 2A, while Macon County is seventh in Class 1A.

Other Middle Georgia teams receiving votes are Jones County (Class 5A), Lamar County (Class 2A) and Stratford (Class 1A).

Georgia Football Poll

The Top 10 teams in the Associated Press Georgia high school football polls of the 2016 season with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record, total points and position last week at right:

Class 7A

 

Pts

Prv

1. Mill Creek (13)

148

1

2. Roswell (2)

134

2

3. Grayson

121

3

4. Norcross

105

4

5. McEachern

89

5

6. Lassiter

71

6

7. Lowndes

63

8

8. South Forsyth

19

9

9. North Cobb

15

NR

10.Parkview

14

NR

Others receiving votes: Newton 13, Etowah 5, Mountain View 3, Colquitt County 2, South Gwinnett 2, North Paulding 1, West Forsyth 1.

Dropped Out: Newton, Brookwood.

 

Class 6A

 

Pts

Prv

1. Houston County (13)

148

1

2. Northside

137

2

3. Valdosta

119

3

4. Dalton

98

4

5. Northgate

79

5

6. Lee County

71

6

7. Tucker

55

7

8. Glynn Academy

49

8

9. Harrison

47

9

10. Alexander

7

NR

(tie) Mays

7

NR

Others receiving votes: Creekside 5, Langston Hughes 3.

Dropped Out: Creekside.

 

Class 5A

 

Pts

Prv

1. Stockbridge (12)

147

1

2. Buford (3)

136

2

3. Carrollton

119

3

4. Kell

102

5

5. Griffin

78

8

6. Thomas County Central

54

7

7. Grady

50

9

8. Arabia Mountain

47

10

9. Ware County

35

4

10.Woodland Stockbridge

28

NR

Others receiving votes: Rome 10, Loganville, 6, Locust Grove 5, Jones County 3, Carver-Atlanta 2.

Dropped Out: Jones County.

 

Class 4A

 

Pts

Prv

1. Cartersville (15)

150

1

2. Thomson

134

2

3. Blessed Trinity

113

3

4. Woodward Academy

104

4

5. Sandy Creek

96

6

6. Jefferson

60

8

7. Burke County

55

9

8. Mary Persons

31

5

9. Ridgeland

30

10

10.Oconee County

24

NR

Others receiving votes: Cairo 16, Marist 6, Spalding 2, Madison County 2, West Hall 2.

Dropped out: Marist.

 

Class 3A

 

Pts

Prv

1. Greater Atlanta Christian (7)

140

2

2. Liberty County (8)

137

1

3. Pace Academy

122

3

4. Cedar Grove

105

5

5. Peach County

92

6

6. Westminster

63

8

7. Calhoun

49

9

8. Crisp County

47

10

9. Lovett

42

4

10. Central

19

NR

Others receiving votes: Jenkins-Savannah 4, Appling County 3, Dawson County 1, Union County 1.

Dropped Out: Dawson County.

 

Class 2A

 

Pts

Prv

1. Fitzgerald (10)

145

1

2. Benedictine (5)

139

2

3. Jefferson County

106

4

4. Callaway

104

3

5. Brooks County

95

5

6. Model

71

6

7. Rabun County

64

7

8. Vidalia

49

8

9. Dublin

32

9

10.Heard County

18

10

Others receiving votes: Elbert County 4, Pepperell 2, Lamar County 1, Screven County 1, Temple 1.

Dropped Out: None.

 

Class 1A

 

Pts

Prv

1. Eagle’s Landing Christian (14)

148

1

2. Wesleyan

124

2

3. Prince Avenue Christian

102

4

4. Commerce

101

3

5. Clinch County

74

6

6. Emanuel County Institute

64

7

7. Macon County

63

6

8. Darlington (1)

51

8

9. Fellowship Christian School

34

9

10.Landmark Christian

24 NR

 

Others receiving votes: Calvary Day 11, Manchester 9, Lincoln County 7, Stratford 4, Mt. Pisgah Christian 3, Marion County 2, Mt. Zion-Carroll 2, Pinecrest Academy 2.

Dropped Out: Marion County.

 

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Publications participating: Athens Banner-Herald; Cherokee Tribune, Canton; CowetaScore.com; The Daily Citizen, Dalton; Forsyth County News, Cumming; Gwinnett Daily Post, Lawrenceville; Macon Telegraph; Marietta Daily Journal; Newnan Times-Herald; Rome News-Tribune; Savannah Morning News; ScoreAtlanta; Tifton Gazette; Valdosta Daily Times; Walker County Messenger, LaFayette.

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