Texas leads he High School Football America 2017 Preseason Top 100 with 16 teams.
Allen, which won three straight “mythical” national championships from 2012 to 2014, is the highest ranked team at No. 3 nationally. The Eagles, who haven’t lost a regular season game since 2012, will play three Preseason Top 100 teams — No. 46 Cedar Hill (Texas), No. 60 Evangel Christian (Louisiana) and No. 96 Denton Guyer (Texas).
Defending Class 6A Division II champ DeSoto opens the season ranked No. 6 nationally with our rankings that are created using our proprietary algorithm. Like Allen, Desoto will play No. 46 Cedar Hill and No. 96 Guyer.
Eight-time state champ Katy is ranked No. 19 to start 2017. The Tigers have three preseason Top 100 teams are their schedule — No. 57 The Woodlands, No. 76 Klein Collins and No. 80 Westlake.
Defending Class 5A Division I champ Highland Park falls-in behind Katy at at No. 34, 2016 Class 6A Division I champ Lake Travis at No. 36, Denton Ryan at No. 37, aforementioned Cedar Hill at No. 46, defending Class 5A Division II champ Aledo at No. 53, Cibolo Steele at No. 59, The Woodlands at No. 57, Manvel at No. 68, Houston Lamar at No. 71, Klein Collins at No. 76, Westlake at No. 80, North Shore at No. 93 and Denton Guyer at No. 96.
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