Starkville’s 40-28 victory over preseason No. 1 West Point moves the Yellow Jackets to the top spot in our first regular season High School Football America Mississippi Top 10. Starkville was led by 4-star quarterback Luke Altmyer, who has given his verbal to Florida State.
Altmyer tossed three first half TD passes, plus ripped-off a 74-yard scoring run.
FSU QB commit Luke Altmyer houses it on first play from scrimmage, 74-yard TD run. 🔥🔥🔥 pic.twitter.com/SqeD1ZMyGV— Brendan Sonnone (@BSonnone) September 5, 2020
West Point, the four-time defending state champs, tumble to No. 4 this week.
Clinton moves-up four spots to No. 3 in the rankings after an impressive 30-7 win over preseason No. 4 Brandon, which knocks the Bulldogs out of the statewide rankings created with our proprietary algorithm.
Madison-Ridgeland is up two this week to No. 7 after defeating Jackson Academy 20-10.
High School Football America Mississippi Top 10
No. 1 Starkville (1-0), LW: #2
No. 2 Madison Central (1-0), LW: #3
No. 3 Clinton (1-0), LW: #7
No. 4 West Point (0-1), LW: #1
No. 5 South Panola (1-0), LW: #5
No. 6 Oxford (1-0), LW: #6
No. 7 Madison-Ridgeland (3-0), LW: #9
No. 8 Picayune (1-0), LW: #8
No. 9 Neshoba Central (1-0), LW: #10
No. 10 Oak Grove (1-0), LW: NR
Dropped-out: No. 4 Brandon
Editor’s Note: The High School Football America national, regional and state rankings are developed using our proprietary algorithm.