Power Rankings

The MetroNews high school football power rankings are voted upon weekly by a panel of radio broadcasters and sports writers across West Virginia. The rankings include season record, total points from the poll and first-place votes in parenthesis.

Power Rankings for Week 9

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RANKTEAMPOINTS
1MartinsburgMartinsburg (8-0)300 (30)
This week: vs. Jefferson
Last week: Defeated Hedgesville 83-7
Ranking last week: 1
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-2
2HuntingtonHuntington (7-0)268
This week: vs. South Charleston
Last week: Defeated Hurricane 34-14
Ranking last week: 2
SSAC playoff rating last week: 1
3UniversityUniversity (8-0)223
This week: at Preston
Last week: Defeated Buckhannon-Upshur 42-3
Ranking last week: 3
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-2
4CapitalCapital (5-2)215
This week: vs. Spring Valley
Last week: Defeated Woodrow Wilson 55-0
Ranking last week: 4
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-5
5Spring ValleySpring Valley (5-2)166
This week: at Capital
Last week: Defeated Ripley 52-14
Ranking last week: 5
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-5
6Cabell Midlandup arrowCabell Midland (4-3)137
This week: at St. Albans
Last week: Defeated Parkersburg 63-35
Ranking last week: 7
SSAC playoff rating last week: 15
7Musselmandown arrowMusselman (6-1)134
This week: at Washington
Last week: Defeated Hampshire 41-10
Ranking last week: 6
SSAC playoff rating last week: 4
8HurricaneHurricane (4-3)87
This week: at Parkersburg
Last week: Lost to Huntington 34-14
Ranking last week: 8
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-7
9John Marshallup arrowJohn Marshall (6-2)47
This week: vs. Morgantown
Last week: Defeated Brooke 37-14
Ranking last week: New
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-11
10George Washingtonup arrowGeorge Washington (4-3)23
This week: at Riverside
Last week: Bye
Ranking last week: New
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-11
Dropped from rankings: Parkersburg, Morgantown
Also receiving votes: Parkersburg 21, Riverside 9, Morgantown 7, Hedgesville 6, St. Albans 5, Wheeling Park 2
RANKTEAMPOINTS
1Mingo CentralMingo Central (7-0)294 (24)
This week: vs. Herbert Hoover
Last week: Defeated Scott 52-0
Ranking last week: 1
SSAC playoff rating last week: 2
2BluefieldBluefield (8-0)271 (6)
This week: at Oak Hill
Last week: Defeated Man 49-7
Ranking last week: 2
SSAC playoff rating last week: 1
3Fairmont SeniorFairmont Senior (7-1)239
This week: vs. Grafton
Last week: Defeated Preston 51-8
Ranking last week: 3
SSAC playoff rating last week: 3
4BridgeportBridgeport (7-1)212
This week: vs. Keyser
Last week: Defeated Elkins 21-3
Ranking last week: 4
SSAC playoff rating last week: 5
5Point Pleasantup arrowPoint Pleasant (6-2)160
This week: vs. Man
Last week: Defeated Meigs, OH 56-16
Ranking last week: 7
SSAC playoff rating last week: 10
6James Monroedown arrowJames Monroe (7-1)154
This week: vs. Liberty Raleigh
Last week: Defeated Princeton 56-14
Ranking last week: 5
SSAC playoff rating last week: 6
7Wayneup arrowWayne (6-1)92
This week: at Sissonville
Last week: Defeated Chapmanville 14-12
Ranking last week: 9
SSAC playoff rating last week: 9
8Liberty HarrisonLiberty Harrison (7-0)89
This week: at Robert C. Byrd
Last week: Defeated East Fairmont 49-0
Ranking last week: 8
SSAC playoff rating last week: 4
9Keyserdown arrowKeyser (5-2)64
This week: at Bridgeport
Last week: Lost to Allegany, MD 49-21
Ranking last week: 6
SSAC playoff rating last week: 7
10Winfieldup arrowWinfield (5-2)50
This week: vs. Nitro
Last week: Defeated Sissonville 46-14
Ranking last week: New
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-12
Dropped from rankings: Sissonville
Also receiving votes: Weir 7, Sissonville 6, North Marion 4, Lincoln 2, Nicholas County 1, PikeView 1
RANKTEAMPOINTS
1St. MarysSt. Marys (6-0)293 (24)
This week: vs. South Harrison
Last week: Defeated Magnolia 35-6
Ranking last week: 1
SSAC playoff rating last week: 3
2East HardyEast Hardy (8-0)272 (5)
This week: Bye
Last week: Defeated Moorefield 58-6
Ranking last week: 2
SSAC playoff rating last week: 1
3South HarrisonSouth Harrison (7-0)244 (1)
This week: at St. Marys
Last week: Defeated Sherman 50-7
Ranking last week: 3
SSAC playoff rating last week: 2
4Midland TrailMidland Trail (8-0)197
This week: at Nicholas County
Last week: Defeated Fayetteville 47-6
Ranking last week: 4
SSAC playoff rating last week: 5
5MadonnaMadonna (7-0)174
This week: vs. Steubenville Catholic, OH
Last week: Defeated Van 51-30
Ranking last week: 5
SSAC playoff rating last week: 4
6Cameronup arrowCameron (6-1)125
This week: vs. Beallsville, OH
Last week: Defeated Clay-Battelle 36-7
Ranking last week: 7
SSAC playoff rating last week: 9
7Tug Valleyup arrowTug Valley (6-1)118
This week: at Hurley, VA
Last week: Defeated Mount View 41-8
Ranking last week: 9
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-7
8Webster Countyup arrowWebster County (6-1)66
This week: vs. Calhoun County
Last week: Defeated Ritchie County 25-12
Ranking last week: New
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-7
9Wheeling Centraldown arrowWheeling Central (3-4)46
This week: vs. Obama Academy, PA
Last week: Lost to Martins Ferry, OH 38-19
Ranking last week: 8
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-17
10Doddridge Countyup arrowDoddridge County (6-2)34
This week: vs. Valley (Wetzel)
Last week: Defeated Ravenswood 20-3
Ranking last week: New
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-13
Dropped from rankings: Fayetteville, Sherman
Also receiving votes: Fayetteville 31, Williamstown 19, Pocahontas County 13, Sherman 11, Summers County 3, Valley (Wetzel) 2, Clay-Battelle 1, Tyler Consolidated 1
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