Thompson and Hoover open with impressive wins to stay 1-2 in the High School Football America Alabama Top 10

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There are no changes in the first in-season High School Football America Alabama Top 10, but the top three teams in the statewide rankings proved they were worthy with impressive season opening wins.

Read: How the Alabama Top 10 fared in Week 1

Top-ranked Thompson topped No. 4 Oxford in a battle of defending state champs, while No. 2 Hoover downs No. 5 Central (Phenix City). No. 3 Hewitt Trussville rolled past Pinson Valley.

H-T was scheduled to play Saraland this week, but that game won’t be played due to COVID-19 concerns.

This week’s big game features No. 6 Auburn squaring-off with No. 10 Opelika in their annual rivalry game. This will be the 95th meeting between the two. The first game was played in 1917 and Opelika leads the all-time series 46-44-3.

High School Football America Alabama Top 10

No. 1 Thompson (1-0), LW: #1

No. 2 Hoover (1-0), LW: #2

No. 3 Hewitt-Trussville (1-0), LW: #3

No. 4 Oxford (0-1), LW: #4

No. 5 Central (Phenix City) (0-1), LW: #5

No. 6 Auburn (1-0), LW: #6

No. 7 Mountain Brook (0-0), LW: #7

No. 8 Prattville (1-0), LW: #8

No. 9 James Clemens (0-0), LW: #9

No. 10 Opelika (1-0), LW: #10

Editor’s Note: The High School Football America national, regional and state rankings are developed using our proprietary algorithm.

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