August 28th, 2018

DeSales, St. Xavier, and Trinity football ranked

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Conor Revell

Managing Editor


DeSales, St. Xavier, and Trinity football ranked
file photo by Mark Sims

The first Kentucky Associated Press high school football poll of the year was released Monday afternoon.

Trinity is ranked No. 3 in Class 6-A despite starting 0-2 and received seven first-place votes, the most of any team. The Shamrocks aren’t No. 1 because two media members didn’t vote for them to be in the top 10.

St. Xavier is ranked No. 4 in Class 6-A and is 0-1 with their stunning upset loss to DeSales in week one. The Tigers were off last week.

DeSales has had two miraculous last second victory against two top 10 Class 6-A teams and is ranked No. 3 in Class 2-A. The Colts received four first-place votes.

Holy Cross is 1-1 and isn’t ranked in Class A but did receive seven votes, the seventh most of any team not in the top 10.

CLASS A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Beechwood

10

1-0

115

2. Pikeville

1

2-0

107

3. Paintsville

2

2-0

106

4. Raceland

1-1

74

5. Hazard

1-0

70

6. Ludlow

2-0

47

7. Campbellsville

1-1

40

8. Bishop Brossart

2-0

31

9. Nicholas County

2-0

26

10. Pineville

2-0

17

Others receiving votes: Russellville 16, Crittenden County 13, Williamsburg 10, Paris 9, Frankfort 8, Lynn Camp 7, Holy Cross 7, Kentucky Country Day 7, Fulton County 4, Phelps 1.

 

CLASS 2-A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Mayfield

6

2-0

109

2. Christian Academy of Louisville

1

2-0

98

3. DeSales

4

2-0

94

4. Glasgow

2-0

81

5. Danville

1-1

65

6. Somerset

1

2-0

55

7. Walton-Verona

2-0

48

8. Newport Central Catholic

1-1

32

t9. Washington County

2-0

21

t9. Lexington Christian Academy

1-1

21

Others receiving votes: Shelby Valley 19, McLean County 8, Ballard Memorial 5, Owensboro Catholic 2, Todd County Central 1, Newport 1.

CLASS 6-A

School

FPV

Record

Points

Previous

1. Male

3

2-0

104

2. Scott County

1

2-0

103

3. Trinity

7

0-2

95

4. St. Xavier

0-1

75

5. Frederick Douglass

1

2-0

74

6. Simon Kenton

2-0

51

7. Madison Central

2-0

41

8. Butler

 

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