South Dakota High School Football Media Poll

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Three-time defending Class 11AAA champ Washington is the top-ranked team in the South Dakota Prep Media Football Poll. The Warriors have won 42 state titles, which is the most for any high school football team in America.

South Dakota Prep Media Football Poll

First place votes in parentheses

Class 11AAA
1. SF Washington (26)   138
2. SF O’Gorman (2)         97
3. SF Roosevelt               83
4. Brandon Valley            67
5. SF Lincoln                   28
Receiving votes: Rapid City Stevens 5, Rapid City Central 1, Watertown 1.

Class 11AA
1. Mitchell (22)   133
2. Pierre (3)        103
3. Harrisburg (3) 96
4. Yankton          53
5. Huron             19
Receiving votes: Sturgis 10, Brookings 5, Douglas 1.

Class 11A
1. Dakota Valley (14) 113
2. Madison (10)         104
3. Tea Area (4)            95
4. St. Thomas More    68
5. Dell Rapids             24
Receiving votes: West Central 9, Milbank 6, Belle Fourche 1.

Class 11B
1. SF Christian (23)                     134
2. Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan (4) 109
3. Winner                                      74
4. Sioux Valley (1)                        56
5. Mount Vernon/Plankinton         32
Receiving votes: Canton 9, Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central 3, Aberdeen Roncalli 2, McCook Central/Montrose 1.

Class 9AA
1. Gregory (14)                        113
2. Miller/Highmore-Harrold (9) 105
3. Wolsey-Wessington (2)        75
4. Irene-Wakonda (1)                55
5. Webster Area (2)                  49
Receiving votes: Baltic 8, North Border 7, Bon Homme 5, Arlington/Lake Preston 2, Kimball/White Lake 1.

Class 9A
1. Britton-Hecla (16)       122
2. Howard (10)                120
3. Corsica-Stickney (1)     74
4. Warner                          54
5. Clark/Willow Lake (1)    35
Receiving votes: Canistota/Freeman 8, Timber Lake 5, Potter County 1, Alcester-Hudson 1.

Class 9B
1. Sully Buttes (20)           127
2. Castlewood (3)               88
3. Colome (3)                     80
4. Colman-Egan (2)           78
5. Harding County              28
Receiving votes: Faulkton Area 13, Wall 6. 

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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.