Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

November 4, 2013

Three area teams in Daily Mail Class AA top 5


Bluefield Daily Telegraph

CHARLESTON — With the regular season ending this weekend for West Virginia prep football, three area teams were voted into the top five in Class AA in the new Charleston Daily Mail poll of state sportswriters.

Bluefield remained second, behind undefeated Wayne. The two schools meet this Friday at Mitchell Stadium. Summers County is fourth, six points ahead of Wyoming East.

The official WVSSAC computer rankings, used to determine the playoff field, come out on Tuesday.

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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, record and last week’s ranking (LW):

CLASS AAA

Team               Record      Pts.      LW

1. Huntington (7)           9-0        97        1

2. Martinsburg (3)           9-1        93        2

3. Capital                 8-1        74        4

4. Wheeling Park            8-1         69        5

5. George Washington        8-1         52        6

6. University               9-1        51       T7

7. Morgantown             8-2        41        3

8. Point Pleasant            9-0        31       9

9. Cabell Midland            7-2        25        T7

10. South Charleston         7-3        13        10

Others: Oak Hill 2, Spring Valley 1.

CLASS AA

1. Wayne (10)           9-0        100        1

2. Bluefield              8-1         85        3

3. Bridgeport            8-1         84        2

4. Summers County       9-1         53        5

5. Wyoming East         8-1         47        6

6. Sissonville            8-1         46        T6

7. Keyser              6-3         43        9

8. Fairmont Senior        7-2         39         8

9. Frankfort             7-2         30         4

10. Mingo Central         7-2        10        NR

Others: Nicholas County 9, Ritchie County 3, Robert C. Byrd 1.

CLASS A

1. Madonna (10)          9-0        100       1

2. St. Marys             9-0         84        2

3. Wahama             8-1         76        3

4. Moorefield            8-1         65        5

5. Greenbrier West        9-1         56        T5

6. Valley (Fayette)        9-0         50        T5

7. Clay-Battelle          8-0         47        7

8. Man               8-1         26        10

T9. Magnolia             5-4         13        NR

T9. Williamstown         7-2         13        8

Others: Bishop Donahue 6, Meadow Bridge 5, Doddridge County 4, Wheeling Central 4, Notre Dame 2.