Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

September 16, 2013

Beavers move up in prep poll


Bluefield Daily Telegraph

CHARLESTON — Even though the Beavers didn’t play football last weekend, Bluefield moved up from fifth to fourth in the latest Charleston Daily Mail poll of state sports writers. Wyoming East rose from seventh to sixth, while River View dropped from ninth to 10th in Class AA. In Class AAA, the Princeton Tigers held 10th place after their overtime loss to No. 3 Capital.

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The Charleston Daily Mail high school football poll as voted on by West Virginia sportswriters, with first-place votes in parentheses, point totals, record and previous ranking:

CLASS AAA

Team       Rec.      Pts.Pvs.

1. Martinsburg (10)      3-0      100      1

2. Morgantown       3-0      85      2

T3. Cabell Midland      3-0      73      4

T3. Capital      2-0      73      3

5. Huntington      3-0      61      5

6. University      3-0      46      6

7. George Washington      3-0      45      7

8. South Charleston      2-1      20      8

9. Wheeling Park      2-0      18      9

10. Princeton      2-1      10      10

Others: Oak Hill 7, Jefferson 5, Hurricane 4, Point Pleasant 2, Logan 1.  

CLASS AA

Team       Rec.      Pts.  Pvs.

1. Wayne (10)      2-0      100      1

2. Bridgeport      2-1      83      2

3. Fairmont Senior      3-0      78      3

4. Bluefield      1-1      68      5

5. Frankfort      2-0      53      6

6. Wyoming East      3-0      38      7

7. Keyser      1-2      36      4

8. Sissonville      3-0      31      t10

9. Robert C. Byrd      2-1      16      t10

10. River View      2-0      15      9

Others: Summers County 15, Lincoln 8, Nicholas County 3, Philip Barbour 2, Ravenswood 2, Ritchie County 2.

CLASS A

Team       Rec.      Pts.  Pvs.

1. Madonna (10)      3-0      100      2

2. Wahama      2-1      79      3

3. Wheeling Central      2-1      78      1

4. Greenbrier West      3-0      68      4

5. St. Marys      3-0      56      5

6. Clay-Battelle      3-0      53      6

7. Williamstown      3-0      44      7

8. Tucker County      3-0      33      8

9. Moorefield      2-1      11     NR

10. Valley (Fayette)      2-0      9      NR

Others: East Hardy 6, Doddridge County 5, Magnolia 5, Bishop Donahue 2, Meadow Bridge 1.