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 8

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RANKTEAMPOINTS
1MartinsburgMartinsburg (7-0)180 (18)
This week: at Salem (VA) (6-0)
Last week: Defeated Spring Mills 77-0
Ranking last week: 1
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-2
2Cabell MidlandCabell Midland (7-0)162
This week: at Woodrow Wilson
Last week: Defeated Princeton 54-7
Ranking last week: 2
SSAC playoff rating last week: 1
3Spring Valleyup arrowSpring Valley (6-1)130
This week: at St. Albans
Last week: Defeated Riverside 40-21
Ranking last week: 4
SSAC playoff rating last week: 5
4Parkersburg Southdown arrowParkersburg South (6-0)129
This week: at Morgantown
Last week: Bye
Ranking last week: 3
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-2
5MusselmanMusselman (6-1)113
This week: vs. Wheeling Park
Last week: Defeated Hedgesville 62-6
Ranking last week: 5
SSAC playoff rating last week: 4
6Wheeling ParkWheeling Park (5-1)93
This week: at Musselman
Last week: Defeated Morgantown 34-28
Ranking last week: 6
SSAC playoff rating last week: 6
7Capitalup arrowCapital (3-3)63
This week: at Huntington
Last week: Bye
Ranking last week: 9
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-12
8George Washingtonup arrowGeorge Washington (4-3)49
This week: Bye
Last week: Defeated Parkersburg 34-21
Ranking last week: 10
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-12
9Greenbrier Eastup arrowGreenbrier East (4-2)21
This week: at Ripley
Last week: Defeated Oak Hill 42-7
Ranking last week: New
SSAC playoff rating last week: 11
10Hurricaneup arrowHurricane (3-4)18
This week: at Parkersburg
Last week: Defeated Huntington 24-7
Ranking last week: New
SSAC playoff rating last week: 17
Dropped from rankings: Huntington, Parkersburg
Also receiving votes: Huntington 14, Parkersburg 7, Riverside 3, Spring Mills 2, South Charleston 1
RANKTEAMPOINTS
1Fairmont SeniorFairmont Senior (6-0)180 (18)
This week: vs. Robert C. Byrd
Last week: Defeated Weir 33-0
Ranking last week: 1
SSAC playoff rating last week: 1
2BluefieldBluefield (5-1)150
This week: at Tazewell (VA)
Last week: Defeated PikeView 63-14
Ranking last week: 2
SSAC playoff rating last week: 8
3KeyserKeyser (6-0)140
This week: vs. Allegany (MD) (2-4)
Last week: Bye
Ranking last week: 3
SSAC playoff rating last week: 2
4PocaPoca (7-0)124
This week: Bye
Last week: Defeated Winfield 56-21
Ranking last week: 4
SSAC playoff rating last week: 3
5BridgeportBridgeport (6-1)117
This week: at Elkins
Last week: Defeated Preston 49-14
Ranking last week: 5
SSAC playoff rating last week: 4
6Oak GlenOak Glen (7-0)80
This week: at Harrison Central (OH) (3-4)
Last week: Defeated Toronto (OH) (5-1) 44-7
Ranking last week: 6
SSAC playoff rating last week: 6
7Manup arrowMan (6-0)74
This week: vs. Wyoming East
Last week: Bye
Ranking last week: 8
SSAC playoff rating last week: 7
8Shady Springup arrowShady Spring (6-1)37
This week: vs. Oak Hill
Last week: Defeated Wyoming East 27-20
Ranking last week: New
SSAC playoff rating last week: 12
9Frankfortup arrowFrankfort (6-1)33
This week: at Petersburg
Last week: Defeated Washington 54-29
Ranking last week: 10
SSAC playoff rating last week: 9
10Mingo Centraldown arrowMingo Central (4-2)25
This week: at Scott
Last week: Defeated Nitro 56-34
Ranking last week: 9
SSAC playoff rating last week: 19
Dropped from rankings: Wyoming East
Also receiving votes: Wyoming East 13, Lewis County 8, North Marion 7
RANKTEAMPOINTS
1Doddridge CountyDoddridge County (6-0)171 (10)
This week: at Ravenswood
Last week: Defeated Gilmer County 47-0
Ranking last week: 1
SSAC playoff rating last week: 1
2Wheeling CentralWheeling Central (4-2)158 (8)
This week: at Martins Ferry (OH) (3-4)
Last week: Bye
Ranking last week: 2
SSAC playoff rating last week: 8
3WilliamstownWilliamstown (6-1)142
This week: at Tyler Consolidated
Last week: Defeated Warren (OH) (4-2) 33-27
Ranking last week: 3
SSAC playoff rating last week: 5
4Pendleton CountyPendleton County (6-0)134
This week: at Parkersburg Catholic
Last week: Defeated Tygarts Valley 41-6
Ranking last week: 4
SSAC playoff rating last week: 2
5Ritchie CountyRitchie County (5-1)110
This week: vs. Webster County
Last week: Defeated South Harrison 38-12
Ranking last week: 5
SSAC playoff rating last week: 6
6Greenbrier Westup arrowGreenbrier West (5-1)97
This week: at Richwood
Last week: Defeated Pocahontas County 34-10
Ranking last week: 8
SSAC playoff rating last week: 7
7Madonnaup arrowMadonna (6-1)55
This week: at Toronto (OH) (5-2)
Last week: Defeated Beallsville (OH) (2-4) 33-20
Ranking last week: 9
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-9
8Midland Traildown arrowMidland Trail (5-2)52
This week: Bye
Last week: Lost to Liberty Raleigh 32-20
Ranking last week: 7
SSAC playoff rating last week: 3
9Tygarts Valleydown arrowTygarts Valley (5-1)36
This week: at South Harrison
Last week: Lost to Pendleton County 41-6
Ranking last week: 6
SSAC playoff rating last week: 4
10TolsiaTolsia (4-2)19
This week: vs. Buffalo
Last week: Bye
Ranking last week: 10
SSAC playoff rating last week: T-9
Dropped from rankings: None
Also receiving votes: Parkersburg Catholic 13, St. Marys 10, Tyler Consolidated 2, Moorefield 1
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