Week 9 AP Poll released

| October 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Week 9 AP Football poll is up. Norwayne leads area at third in D-IV and plays 12th-ranked Northwestern for WCAL title Friday. West Holmes is seventh in D-III.

How about St. Ignatius and St. Edward ranked 1-2 in Div. I, both 9-0 and set to play Saturday? Wow!

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the seventh weekly Associated Press poll of 2012, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses):

DIVISION I

1, Cle. St. Ignatius (19) 9-0 232

2, Lakewood St. Edward (3) 9-0 204

3, Cin. Colerain (1) 9-0 198

4, Dublin Coffman (1) 9-0 155

5, Tol. Whitmer 9-0 138

6, Pickerington N. 9-0 101

7, Willoughby S. 9-0 99

8, Mentor 8-1 61

9, Austintown-Fitch 8-1 40

10, Hilliard Darby 9-0 31

Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Massillon Washington 23. 12, Springboro 22. 12, W. Chester Lakota W. 22. 14, N. Royalton 19.

DIVISION II

1, Tol. Cent. Cath. (20) 9-0 241

2, Cin. Turpin 9-0 199

3, Tiffin Columbian (1) 9-0 189

4, Dresden Tri-Valley (2) 9-0 170

5, Aurora (2) 8-1 117

6, Zanesville 8-1 111

7, Pataskala Licking Hts. 9-0 82

8, Mansfield Sr. 8-1 65

9, Avon 8-1 54

10, Trotwood-Madison 7-2 46

Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Tipp City Tippecanoe 15. 12, New Philadelphia 12.

DIVISION III

1, Napoleon (13) 8-0-1 220

2, Chagrin Falls (3) 8-1 173

T3, Day. Thurgood Marshall (2) 8-1 165

T3, Bryan (2) 9-0 165

5, Kettering Alter (1) 7-1-1 142

6, Alliance Marlington (2) 8-1 136

7, Millersburg W. Holmes 8-1 109

8, Bellevue 8-1 91

9, Akr. SVSM (1) 7-2 44

10, Urbana 8-1 35

Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Sandusky Perkins 17. 12, Zanesville Maysville 14. 13, Steubenville 13.

DIVISION IV

1, Cols. Hartley (15) 9-0 228

2, Ottawa-Glandorf (1) 9-0 196

3, Creston Norwayne (5) 9-0 177

4, Clarksville Clinton-Massie (1) 9-0 164

5, Genoa Area 9-0 146

6, Brookfield (2) 9-0 131

7, St. Clairsville (1) 9-0 115

8, Richwood N. Union 9-0 74

9, Cols. Ready 8-1 35

10, Williamsport Westfall 8-1 29

Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Middletown Fenwick 24. 12, W. Salem NW 21. 13, Galion 13. 14, Batavia 12.

DIVISION V

1, Coldwater (17) 9-0 239

2, Kirtland (7) 9-0 206

3, Lima Cent. Cath. (1) 9-0 189

4, Sugarcreek Garaway 9-0 130

5, Columbiana Crestview 9-0 129

6, Northwood 9-0 107

7, Covington 9-0 90

8, Cuyahoga Hts. 8-1 51

9, Louisville Aquinas 8-1 50

10, Youngs. Ursuline 7-3 44

Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Lucasville Valley 34. 12, Archbold 27. 13, Cin. Summit Country Day 26. 14, Day. Christian 16.

DIVISION VI

1, Mogadore (20) 9-0 238

2, McComb (3) 9-0 212

3, Ada 9-0 190

4, Shadyside 9-0 127

5, Malvern 8-1 126

6, Maria Stein Marion Local (1) 7-2 102

7, Fremont St. Joseph 8-1 86

8, Leipsic 8-1 85

9, Newark Cath. 7-2 49

10, Warren JFK 8-1 41

Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Zanesville Rosecrans 22. 12, Danville (1) 21. 13, Delphos St. John’s 18.

Category: Football, High School

Aaron Dorksen

About Aaron Dorksen: Aaron Dorksen has been Sports Editor of The Daily Record since 2000 and has been with the paper since 1997. He lives in Wooster with his wife, Angela, and their son, Arch, who was born in November of 2010. A graduate of Chardon High School and Bowling Green State University, Dorksen has won numerous state and national Associated Press writing awards, including being named an Ohio AP Sports Writer of the Year. He can be reached at 330-287-1621 or adorksen@the-daily-record.com View author profile.

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