Texas Associated Press Preseason Rankings

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Three-time defending Texas state champ and High School Football America “mythical” national champ Allen sits atop the Associated Press Texas high school football Class 6A poll.  The Eagles are ranked #2 in our preseason national poll.

Following the Eagles in the 6A AP poll are DeSoto (#5 in HSFA Top 25), Katy (#11 in HSFA Top 25) and Cedar Hill (#13 in HSFA Top 25)
Class 6A

1. Allen (14): 231

2. DeSoto (8): 214

3. Katy (2): 200

4. Cedar Hill (1): 157

5. Manvel: 153

6. Cibolo Steele: 98

7. Dallas Skyline: 93

8. Euless Trinity: 53

9. Denton Guyer: 50

10. Converse Judson: 46

Others receiving votes: 11, Southlake Carroll 26. 12, Pearland 15. 13, Spring Westfield 13. 14, Lake Travis 12. 15, Dickinson 6. 16, Arlington Martin 4. 17, Austin Westlake 2. 18, Hewitt Midway 1. 18, SA Northside Brennan 1.

Class 5A

1. Aledo (19): 243

2. Cedar Park (5): 210

T3. Ennis: 170

T3. Temple: 170

5. Crosby: 153

6. Mansfield Timberview: 99

7. Richmond George Ranch: 77

8. Tyler: 66

9. Austin Vandegrift (1): 50

10. Lufkin: 32

Others receiving votes: 11, Houston Stratford 28. 12, Longview 17. 13, Fort Bend Ridge Point 16. 14, Kerrville Tivy 15. 15, CC Flour Bluff 9. 16, Mansfield Lake Ridge 6. 17, Lancaster 3. 17, Everman 3. 17, Brenham 3. 17, Richmond Foster 3. 21, Mesquite Poteet 1. 21, Port Neches-Groves 1.

Class 4A

1. Navasota (19): 243

2. Argyle (3): 215

3. Gilmer (2): 172

4. Graham: 133

5. West Orange-Stark (1): 116

6. Stephenville: 82

T6. Carthage: 82

8. La Grange: 78

9. Celina: 62

10. Kennedale: 43

Others receiving votes: 11, Texarkana Liberty-Eylau 36. 12, Liberty Hill 29. 13, Gladewater 27. 14, Sinton 23. 15, Abilene Wylie 12. 16, Jasper 5. 17, La Marque 3. 17, Burnet 3. 17, China Spring 3. 17, Cuero 3. 21, El Campo 2. 21, Tyler Chapel Hill 2. 23, Van 1.

Class 3A

1. Cameron Yoe (20): 245

2. Mineola (1): 193

3. East Bernard (4): 176

4. Newton: 156

5. Shallowater: 127

6. Kirbyville: 115

7. Brock: 100

8. Franklin: 54

9. Teague: 37

10. East Chambers: 34

Others receiving votes: 11, Waskom 31. 12, Blanco 29. 13, Pottsboro 25. 14, Cisco 18. 15, Wall 10. 16, Hallettsville 5. 16, Elysian Fields 5. 18, Arp 4. 19, Eastland 2. 19, Rockdale 2. 19, Pilot Point 2. 22, Crockett 1. 22, Brownfield 1. 22, Brady 1. 22, Malakoff 1. 22, Odem 1.

Class 2A

1. Canadian (20): 242

2. Bremond (4): 210

3. Refugio (1): 205

4. Mason: 143

5. Seagraves: 127

6. Albany: 126

7. Shiner: 99

8. Tenaha: 47

9. Mart: 43

T9. Alto: 43

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