Colquitt County finishes #1 in Top 25 Media Compilation Poll

Rush ProbstMack Tharpe Stadium, home to our 2015 national champs, the Colquitt County Packers in Moultrie, Georgia.

by Jeff Fisher

Colquitt County (Georgia) has followed its 2015 High School Football America national championship with a #1 ranking in our final Top 25 Media Compilation Poll.  In addition to our #1 ranking, the Packers finished #2 in the other four polls that make-up our media poll.

Finishing two points behind Colquitt County is Katy (Texas).  The Tigers claimed three national titles.

Rounding-out the Top 5 are Bishop Gorman (Nevada) at #3, De La Salle (California) at #4 and Corona Centennial (California) at #5.

HSFA USA Today MaxPreps HSFB 100 NPP Pts
 1. Colquitt County (GA)  1  2  2  2  2  121
2. Katy (TX) 3 5 1 1 1 119
3. Bishop Gorman (NV) 4 1 4 3 3 115
4. De La Salle (CA) 2 3 3 4 4 114
5. Corona Centennial (CA) 5 7 5 5 5 111
6. IMG Academy (FL) 7 4 7 8 8 96
7. St. Edward (OH) 6 6 8 9 7 94
8. St. John Bosco (CA) 8 11 6 6 6 93
9. (tie) DeMatha (MD) 13 12 16 11 14 64
9. (tie) Male (KY) 11 8 13 25 9 64
11. St. Thomas Aquinas (FL) 12 9 15 15 19 60
12. Gilman (MD) 16 13 17 14 12 58
13. (tie) Allen (TX) 9 20 12 24 17 48
13. (tie) Center Grove (IN) 10 16 19 NR 11 48
15. Trinity Christian Academy (FL) NR 24 14 7 12 47
16. Lake Travis (TX) NR 25 9 10 15 45
17. Loyola Academy (IL) 21 15 18 23 10 43
18. North Shore (TX) NR NR 10 22 13 33
19. Westlake (TX) NR NR 11 23 15 29
20. (tie) Spanish Fort (AL) NR 18 23 19 22 22
20. (tie) Eastside Catholic (WA) 23 17 21 NR 21 22
22. Miami Central (FL) 22 21 25 21 20 21
23. Jenks (OK) NR 19 24 16 NR 19
24. (tie) Wayne (OH) 17 NR NR 17 NR 18
24. (tie) Mission Viejo (CA) 14 NR 20 NR NR 18
25. Imhotep Charter (PA) NR 10 NR NR NR 16

In addition to our poll, which is based on our proprietary algorithm, we include USA Today’s Super 25, MaxPreps’ Xcellent 25, NationalHSFootball.com’s HSFB 100 and PrepNation.com’s National Prep Poll.

The poll awards points on the basis of ranking.  For example, the #1 team receives 25 points, the #2 team receives 24 points and so forth.

About the Author

Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.