The Associated Press Top 10 Florida high school football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and previous rankings. Area teams in bold:Class 8AClass 7A4. Tampa Bay Tech 6-0 97 4 6. Plant 5-1 72 5 Bloomingdale 11, Pinellas Park 6, Riverdale 5, East River 4, McArthur 3, Forest Hill 2, Buchholz 1.Class 6A4. Armwood 5-1 107 5 Class 5A7. Jesuit 6-0 59 10 Zephyrhills 8, West Florida 5, Bolles School 3, Ponte Vedra 1, North Marion 1, Orange Park 1, Wakulla 1.Class 4AClass 3A1. Clearwater Central Catholic (5) 7-0 126 1 Class … [Read more...] about Seffner Christian moves to No. 1 in Associated Press state poll
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Published 5:56 pm CDT, Tuesday, October 9, 2018 SEATTLE (AP) — The winners of the 2018 Associated Press Northwest photo contest. The Cowles trophy, awarded each year since 1952, is named for William Hutchison Cowles, former publisher of The Spokesman-Review. The Blackburn award is named for a photographer for The Columbian newspaper of Vancouver who was killed in the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens 2018 Northwest AP Photo Contest Winners Reid Blackburn Memorial Award: 1, Colin Mulvany, The (Spokane) Spokesman-Review, "Eclipse Wedding." Cowles Cup Award: 1, Aisha Jucevic, The (Vancouver) Columbian, "A Determined Stand." Winners list in Metro : Metro Feature: 1, Colin Mulvany, The (Spokane) Spokesman-Review, "Eclipse Wedding"; 2, Alan Berner, The Seattle Times, 3, Alan Berner, The Seattle Times . Metro Sports: 1, Tyler Tjomsland, The (Spokane) Spokesman-Review, "Unexpected Hero"; 2, Colin Mulvany, The (Spokane) Spokesman-Review, "Ironman"; 3, Dan Pelle, The … [Read more...] about The winners of the 2018 Associated Press NW photo contest.
Penn State did not play this past Saturday, but it moved up in the polls anyway. The Nittany Lions are now No. 8 in both the USA Today Coaches Poll and the Associated Press top-25, both of which were released on Sunday, thanks to losses around the country by Oklahoma, LSU, and Auburn. Head coach James Franklin's team was previously No. 11 in both rankings. Coaches Poll top-10 1. Alabama 2. Georgia 3. Ohio State 4. Clemson 5. Notre Dame 6. West Virginia 7. Washington 8. Penn State 9. UCF 10. Wisconsin AP top-10 1. Alabama 2. Georgia 3. Ohio State 4. Clemson 5. Notre Dame 6. West Virginia 7. Washington 8. Penn State 9. Texas 10. UCF Penn State returns to action at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday when they host Michigan State for its annual Homecoming game. … [Read more...] about Penn State moves up in Coaches Poll, Associated Press top-25 during bye week
The Bulls may be winning ugly these days, but they're sitting prettier in the national consciousness than they have since the end of the 2017 season.USF (5-0), a 58-42 winner Saturday at UMass, has cracked the latest Associated Press rankings, checking in at No. 23. It's the Bulls' first appearance since the final '17 poll, where they finished 21st.Thirty-seven of the 61 AP voters had the Bulls on their respective ballots. Eight put them in the top 20.Complementing the ranking is the national attention being showered upon Bulls TB Jordan Cronkrite.The University of Florida transfer, who set a USF and American Athletic Conference single-game record with his 302-yard rushing performance against the Minutemen, was named to the Pro Football Focus Week 6 National Team of the Week. He also received a helmet sticker on ESPN's College Football Final.And he's a virtual lock to also be named AAC Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.Elsewhere in the AP poll, Florida (5-1) catapulted eight … [Read more...] about Unbeaten USF cracks Associated Press top 25
By Adam Coleman, Houston Chronicle Published 1:12 pm CDT, Monday, October 1, 2018 The Cy-Fair flag runners lead the football team onto the field before a high school football game at Pridgeon Stadium on Friday, Aug 31, 2018, in Houston. The Cy-Fair flag runners lead the football team onto the field before a high school football game at Pridgeon Stadium on Friday, Aug 31, 2018, in Houston. Photo: Joe Buvid, Contributor / Houston Chronicle Jordan Patrick (13) and Steven Stiles (5) of Katy celebrate a reception that set-up a tying touchdown on the next play during the fourth quarter of a high school football game between the Katy Tigers and the Atascocita Eagles on Saturday, Sept. 8, at Legacy Stadium in Katy. less Jordan Patrick (13) and Steven Stiles (5) of Katy celebrate a reception that set-up a tying touchdown on the next play during the fourth quarter of a high school football game between the Katy … [Read more...] about Houston-area heavyweights remain on Associated Press football poll