Tennessee AP prep football poll

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The Associated Press' Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee's six Division I non-financial aid classifications and in the combined Division II financial aid classification as selected by Tennessee AP-member sportswriters and broadcasters. With first-place votes in parentheses, records through August 22, total points based on 10 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 10th-place vote:

CLASS 6A

Record Pts Prv

1. Maryville (12) 1-0 129 1

2. Oakland 1-0 115 2

3. Whitehaven (1) 1-0 105 3

4. Blackman 0-0 90 4

5. Bradley Central 1-0 72 5

6. Smyrna 1-0 60 6

7. Cordova 1-0 50 7

8. Science Hill 0-0 39 8

9. Ravenwood 1-0 29 9

10. Kingsport Dobyns Bennett 1-0 10 NR

Others receiving 12 or more points: none.

CLASS 5A

1. Independence (12) 1-0 129 1

2. Oak Ridge (1) 1-0 113 3

3. Hendersonville 1-0 102 5

4. Knoxville West 1-0 90 6

5. Centennial 1-0 63 T9

6. Farragut 1-0 48 T9

7. Rhea County 0-1 43 2

8. Cleveland 1-0 28 NR

9. Henry County 0-1 19 7

10. Sevier County 0-1 15 4

(tie) Walker Valley 0-1 15 8

Others receiving 12 or more points: 12, Hillsboro 12.

CLASS 4A

1. Knoxville Catholic (11) 1-0 128 1

2. Knoxville Fulton (2) 1-0 118 2

3. Marshall County 1-0 94 3

4. Greeneville 1-0 83 4

5. Pearl-Cohn 1-0 82 5

6. East Hamilton 1-0 59 6

7. Lexington 0-0 53 7

8. Knoxville Central 1-0 36 9

9. Hardin County 0-0 25 T10

10. Ridgeway 1-0 9 NR

Others receiving 12 or more points: none.

CLASS 3A

1. Alcoa (13) 1-0 130 1

2. Liberty Magnet 1-0 113 3

3. Notre Dame 1-0 96 4

4. CAK 1-0 79 5

5. CPA 0-1 74 2

6. Milan 1-0 65 6

7. Elizabethton 0-0 54 7

8. Sequatchie County 1-0 43 8

9. Dyersburg 1-0 33 9

10. Covington 1-0 24 10

Others receiving 12 or more points: none.

CLASS 2A

1. Trezevant (10) 1-0 126 1

2. Marion County (1) 1-0 113 2

3. Boyd Buchanan (1) 1-0 95 3

4. Adamsville 1-0 93 4

5. Waverly 1-0 61 5

6. Tyner Academy 0-0 54 6

7. Hampton (1) 1-0 50 8

8. McKenzie 1-0 43 7

9. Watertown 1-0 29 9

10. Austin-East 1-0 15 NR

Others receiving 12 or more points: none.

CLASS 1A

1. Nashville Christian (9) 1-0 123 1

2. Dresden (3) 1-0 117 2

3. Union City (1) 1-0 111 3

4. Wayne County 1-0 85 5

5. Huntingdon 0-0 68 6

6. Greenback 1-0 61 7

7. South Pittsburg 0-1 57 4

8. Columbia Academy 0-0 43 8

9. Cloudland 0-1 14 10

10. Trousdale County 1-0 8 NR

Others receiving 12 or more points: none.

DIVISION 2

1. Brentwood Aca. (11) 1-0 128 1

2. Baylor (2) 1-0 117 3

3. CBHS 1-0 103 T4

4. Ensworth 0-1 69 2

5. MUS 1-0 68 7

6. Lausanne 1-0 62 8

7. MBA 0-1 59 T4

8. St. George's 1-0 35 9

9. Harding Academy 1-0 33 10

10. McCallie 0-1 30 6

Others receiving 12 or more points: none.

All Associated Press members in Tennessee are eligible to participate in the high school football poll. Those who voted for this week's poll are: Chattanooga Free Press, Chattanooga; Cleveland Daily Banner, Cleveland; Cookeville Herald-Citizen, Cookeville; The Tennessean (Nashville), Murfreesboro; State Gazette, Dyersburg; The Jackson Sun, Jackson; Johnson City Press, Johnson City; The Knoxville News Sentinel, Knoxville; Marshall County Tribune (Lewisburg); The Tomahawk (Mountain City); The Commercial Appeal, Memphis; Union City Daily Messenger, Union City.