Sept. 9 Statewide Football Rankings

Statewide high school football rankings, as compiled by a 9-member panel of sportswriters and broadcasters. First-place votes in parenthesis. Panel is made up of Dion Clisso, PrepsKC; Cody Thorn, The Platte County Citizen; Dave Kvidahl, STLHighschoolsports.com; Tom Rackers, Jefferson City News-Tribune; Chris Parker, Ozone Sports; Brandon Zenner, The St. Joseph News-Press; J.B. Connoley, KRES radio; Matt King, The Daily Journal; Jason Peake, The Joplin Globe.

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First-place votes in parenthesis.

CLASS 6

Rank, team, Rec., Pts., LW
1. CBC (9), 2-0, 90, 1
2. DeSmet, 2-0, 81, 3
3. Blue Springs, 2-0, 69, 6
4. Joplin, 2-0, 61, 5
5. Rockhurst, 1-1, 59, 2
6. Park Hill, 2-0, 40, 8
7. Liberty North, 2-0, 32, 9
8. Rock Bridge, 0-2, 21, 4
9. Francis Howell, 1-1, 19, NR
10. Lee’s Summit West, 1-1, 13, 10
Dropped out: No. 7 Kirkwood
Also receiving votes: Kirkwood (1-1), 9; Marquette (2-0), 1

CLASS 5

Rank, team, Rec., Pts., LW
1. Fort Zumwalt North (8), 2-0, 89, 1
2. Carthage (1), 2-0, 81, 2
3. Staley, 2-0, 72, 4
4. Jackson, 2-0, 64, 5
5. Chaminade, 2-0, 52, 7
6. Eureka, 1-1, 42, 6
7. Battle, 1-1, 35, 8
8. North Kansas City, 2-0, 27, 9
9. Vianney, 1-1, 16, 10
10. Raytown, 1-1, 11, 3
Also receiving votes: Fort Osage (0-2), 3; Park Hill South (1-1), 2; Oak Park (1-1), 1

CLASS 4

Rank, team, Rec., Pts., LW
1. Ladue (9), 2-0, 90, 1
2. Camdenton, 2-0, 74, 3
3. Webb City, 1-1, 68, 2
4. MICDS, 2-0, 63, T5
5. West Plains, 2-0, 49, 8
6. Smithville, 2-0, 46, 9
7. Kearney, 1-1, 34, T5
8. Platte County, 1-1, 22, 4
9. St. Mary’s, 1-1, 15, 7
T10. Grain Valley, 2-0, 14, NR
T10. Lebanon, 2-0, 14, 10
Also receiving votes: Jefferson City Helias (2-0), 6

CLASS 3

Rank, team, Rec., Pts., LW
1. Blair Oaks (9), 2-0, 90, 1
2. Odessa, 2-0, 75, 3
3. Mt. Vernon, 2-0, 67, 4
4. Trinity, 0-2, 62, 2
5. St. Charles West, 2-0, 58, 5
6. Southern Boone, 2-0, 43, 6
7. Cassville, 2-0, 38, 8
8. Boonville, 2-0, 28, 9
9. Kennett, 2-0, 19, 10
10. St. Francis Borgia, 1-1, 9, 7
Also receiving votes: Center (2-0), 2; Moberly (2-0), 2; Lutheran St. Charles (2-0), 1; Savannah (1-1), 1

CLASS 2

Rank, team, Rec., Pts., LW
1. Cardinal Ritter (9), 2-0, 90, 2
T2. Lathrop, 2-0, 71, 3
T2. Lutheran North, 1-1, 71, 1
4. Lamar, 2-0, 69, 4
5. Maryville, 1-1, 56, 5
6. Centralia, 2-0, 42, 8
7. Ava, 2-0, 39, 7
8. Clark County, 1-1, 20, 6
9. Palmyra, 2-0, 17, 9
10. Macon, 2-0, 7, 10
Also receiving votes: Hallsville (1-1), 4; Summit Christian Academy (2-0), 3; Knob Noster (2-0), 2; Monroe City (1-1), 2; O’Fallon Christian (2-0), 2

CLASS 1

Rank, team, Rec., Pts., LW
1. Lincoln (9), 2-0, 90, 1
2. Pierce City, 2-0, 77, 3
3. Mid Buchanan, 2-0, 64, 4
4. Thayer, 2-0, 57, 6
5. Valle Catholic, 2-0, 56, 5
6. Marceline, 2-0, 45, 7
7. Adrian, 2-0, 39, 8
8. Carrollton, 2-0, 27, NR
9. Hayti, 1-1, 19, 10
10. Westran, 1-1, 12, 2
Dropped Out: No. 9 Hamilton Penney
Also receiving votes: Gallatin (2-0), 3; Milan (1-1), 3; Hamilton-Penney (1-1), 1; Miller (2-0), 1; Paris (2-0), 1