Hoover’s 17-14 victory over defending 7A state champ Central (Phenix City) keeps the Bucs at No. 1 in the High School Football America Alabama Top 10 in the first in-season statewide ranking. The Bucs and Red Devils, who are both ranked in the High School Football America 100 national rankings, could meet again in the state championship game.
Hewitt-Trussville’s big win over two-time Class 6A state champ Pinson Valley, keeps the Huskies a solid No. 3.
High School Football America Alabama Top 10
No. 1 Hoover (1-0)
No. 2 Central (Phenix City) (0-1)
No. 3 Hewitt-Trussville (1-0)
No. 4 McGill-Toolen (1-0)
No. 5 Thompson (1-0)
No. 6 Pinson Valley (0-1)
No. 7 Opelika (1-0)
No. 8 Lee (Montgomery) (1-0)
No. 9 UMS-Wright (1-0)
No. 10 Vestavia Hills (1-0)
Editor’s Note: The High School Football America national, regional and state rankings are developed using our proprietary algorithm.