Mooney cracks top ten in AP football poll

A total of four local teams are ranked in the state top ten in the latest AP football poll.

Fumbles doom Mooney in loss to Canisius

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the sixth weekly Associated Press poll of 2016, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses):

DIVISION I
1. Cincinnati Colerain (22) 8-0 248
2. Huber Heights Wayne (1) 7-0-1 216
3. Powell Olentangy Liberty (1) 8-0 185
4. Lakewood St. Edward (1) 6-1 166
5. Pickerington Central 7-1 138
6. Cleveland St. Ignatius (1) 7-1 134
7. Stow-Munroe Falls 7-1 74
8. Solon 7-1 56
9. Hilliard Bradley 7-1 50
10. Canton Mckinley 6-2 34
Others receiving 12 or more points: Dublin Jerome 32. Hilliard Davidson 26. Massillon Jackson 25. Dublin Coffman 14.

DIVISION II
1. Avon (15) 8-0 245
2. Cincinnati Turpin (3) 8-0 191
(tie) Holland Springfield (3) 8-0 191
4. Chardon (2) 8-0 153
5. Warren G. Harding 7-1 126
6. Cincinnati La Salle (3) 6-2 121
7. Troy 7-1 115
8. Grafton Midview 7-1 79
9. Aurora 7-1 78
10. Bedford 7-1 42
Others receiving 12 or more points: Columbus Franklin Heights 21. Massillon Perry 17. Brecksville-Broadview Hts. 14.

DIVISION III
1. Columbus St. Francis DeSales (15) 8-0 235
2. Toledo Central Catholic (7) 8-0 228
3. Wapakoneta (1) 8-0 158
4. Akron Hoban (2) 7-1 157
5. Franklin 8-0 135
6. Alliance Marlington 8-0 121
7. St. Marys Memorial 8-0 95
8. Trotwood-Madison (1) 8-0 80
9. Columbus Bexley 8-0 71
10. Sandusky 7-1 49
Others receiving 12 or more points: New Philadelphia 31. Howland 19. Cincinnati Mount Healthy 18.

DIVISION IV
1. Johnstown-Monroe (13) 8-0 218
2. Kettering Archbishop Alter (7) 8-0 208
3. Perry 8-0 164
4. Plain City Jonathan Alder (1) 8-0 145
5. Port Clinton (2) 8-0 136
6. Steubenville (1) 7-1 108
7. Cincinnati Wyoming 8-0 103
8. Columbus Bishop Hartley (1) 6-2 59
9. Mantua Crestwood 8-0 49
10. Cardinal Mooney 5-2 46
Others receiving 12 or more points: Clarksville Clinton-Massie 40. Heath 40. Peninsula Woodridge 30. Ottawa-Glandorf 16. Struthers (1) 15.

DIVISION V
1. Wheelersburg (21) 8-0 240
2. Coldwater (1) 7-1 208
3. Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy (1) 8-0 200
4. Sugarcreek Garaway (1) 8-0 171
5. Creston Norwayne (1) 7-1 145
6. Milan Edison 7-1 98
7. Swanton 7-1 68
8. Pemberville Eastwood 7-1 63
9. West Salem Northwestern 7-1 52
10. South Range (1) 7-1 51
Others receiving 12 or more points: Coshocton 34. Orwell Grand Valley 30. Canton Central Catholic 13. Jamestown Greeneview 12.

DIVISION VI
1. Kirtland (16) 8-0 230
2. Maria Stein Marion Local (5) 7-1 213
3. Hamler Patrick Henry (5) 8-0 202
4. Cleveland Cuyahoga Heights 8-0 149
5. Bucyrus Wynford 8-0 134
6. Mechanicsburg 8-0 125
7. Liberty Center 7-1 85
8. Beverly Fort Frye 8-0 78
9. Louisville St. Thomas Aquinas 7-1 55
10. Defiance Ayersville 8-0 37
Others receiving 12 or more points: Delphos Jefferson 27. Springfield 23. Hannibal River 17. St. Henry 15.

DIVISION VII
1. Covington (8) 8-0 209
2. Norwalk St. Paul (5) 8-0 205
3. Warren John F. Kennedy (12) 8-0 198
4. Monroeville 8-0 156
5. Mogadore 7-1 151
6. McComb 7-1 149
7. Troy Christian 7-1 89
8. Waterford 7-1 81
9. Portsmouth Sciotoville Community 8-0 26
10. Fort Recovery 5-3 20
Others receiving 12 or more points: Toronto 13. Glouster Trimble 13. Ada 12. Lucas 12. Hicksville 12.

(Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s