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 12

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RANK TEAM POINTS
1 Martinsburg Martinsburg (9-2) 199 (19)
This week: vs. Morgantown
Last week: Defeated Bishop Ireton, Va. Cardinals (1-8) 72-0
Ranking last week: 1
Playoff seed: 3
2 Huntington  Huntington (10-1) 179 (1)
This week: vs. Woodrow Wilson
Last week: Defeated Hurricane 24-21
Ranking last week: 3
Playoff seed: 2
3 Parkersburg South  Parkersburg South (10-1) 152
This week: vs. Hedgesville
Last week: Defeated Princeton 49-41
Ranking last week: 4
Playoff seed: 1
4 Hurricane  Hurricane (9-2) 146
This week: vs. University
Last week: Lost to Huntington 24-21
Ranking last week: 2
Playoff seed: 4
5 Bridgeport  Bridgeport (9-2) 106
This week: vs. Cabell Midland
Last week: Defeated Lincoln 62-14
Ranking last week: 6
Playoff seed: 6
6 George Washington  George Washington (9-2) 87
This week: vs. Princeton
Last week: Defeated Woodrow Wilson 26-10
Ranking last week: 7
Playoff seed: 5
7 Spring Valley  Spring Valley (8-3) 80
This week: vs. Jefferson
Last week: Defeated St. Albans 50-7
Ranking last week: 5
Playoff seed: 7
8 Wheeling Park  Wheeling Park (7-4) 74
This week: at Musselman
Last week: Defeated John Marshall 70-10
Ranking last week: 9
Playoff seed: 9
9 Princeton  Princeton (6-4) 28
This week: at George Washington
Last week: Lost to Parkersburg South 49-41
Ranking last week: 8
Playoff seed: 12
10 Cabell Midland  Cabell Midland (6-4) 20
This week: at Bridgeport
Last week: Defeated Riverside 42-14
Ranking last week: New
Playoff seed: 11
Dropped from rankings: Morgantown
Also receiving votes: Musselman 14, Morgantown 9, University 3, Jefferson 3
RANK TEAM POINTS
1 Independence Independence (10-0) 199 (19)
This week: vs. Bluefield
Last week: Bye
Ranking last week: 1
Playoff seed: 2
2 Winfield Winfield (10-1) 169 (1)
This week: vs. Logan
Last week: Defeated Point Pleasant 39-14
Ranking last week: 2
Playoff seed: 1
3 Fairmont Senior Fairmont Senior (8-3) 154
This week: vs. Chapmanville
Last week: Defeated East Fairmont 46-7
Ranking last week: 3
Playoff seed: 7
4 Roane County Roane County (11-0) 138
This week: vs. Weir
Last week: Defeated Oak Glen 49-14
Ranking last week: 4
Playoff seed: 3
5 Frankfort Frankfort (10-1) 125
This week: vs. Nicholas County
Last week: Defeated Keyser 32-14
Ranking last week: 5
Playoff seed: 5
6 Scott Scott (10-1) 102
This week: vs. East Fairmont
Last week: Defeated Nitro 69-13
Ranking last week: 6
Playoff seed: 4
7 North Marion North Marion (9-2) 85
This week: vs. Lincoln
Last week: Defeated Liberty Harrison 49-7
Ranking last week: 7
Playoff seed: 6
8 Herbert Hoover Herbert Hoover (8-2) 63
This week: at Clay County
Last week: Defeated Logan 57-14
Ranking last week: 8
Playoff seed: 9
9 Clay County  Clay County (8-2) 30
This week: vs. Herbert Hoover
Last week: Defeated Braxton County 31-22
Ranking last week: 10
Playoff seed: 8
10 Bluefield  Bluefield (5-6) 11
This week: at Independence
Last week: Bye
Ranking last week: New
Playoff seed: 15
Dropped from rankings: East Fairmont
Also receiving votes: Nicholas County 7, East Fairmont 5, Weir 4, Chapmanville 3, Point Pleasant 3, Keyser 1, Lincoln 1
RANK TEAM POINTS
1 Wheeling Central Wheeling Central (9-1) 189 (9)
This week: vs. Man
Last week: Bye
Ranking last week: 1
Playoff seed: 5
2 Williamstown Williamstown (9-1) 187 (9)
This week: vs. Clay-Battelle
Last week: Tied Magnolia 0-0
Ranking last week: 2
Playoff seed: 1
3 James Monroe James Monroe (11-0) 161 (2)
This week: vs. Petersburg
Last week: Defeated Summers County 35-7
Ranking last week: 3
Playoff seed: 1
4 Wahama  Wahama (11-0) 132
This week: vs. St. Marys
Last week: Defeated Buffalo 68-7
Ranking last week: 5
Playoff seed: 4
5 Cameron  Cameron (11-0) 108
This week: vs. Tyler Consolidated
Last week: Defeated Pendleton County 34-18
Ranking last week: 6
Playoff seed: 3
6 Greenbrier West  Greenbrier West (10-1) 89
This week: vs. South Harrison
Last week: Defeated Moorefield 47-0
Ranking last week: 7
Playoff seed: 8
7 Tucker County  Tucker County (9-2) 72
This week: vs. East Hardy
Last week: Lost to South Harrison 44-22
Ranking last week: 4
Playoff seed: 7
8 Doddridge County Doddridge County (9-2) 58
This week: at Van
Last week: Defeated Tygarts Valley 57-0
Ranking last week: 8
Playoff seed: 11
9 Van  Van (10-1) 47
This week: vs. Doddridge County
Last week: Defeated Tug Valley 48-34
Ranking last week: 10
Playoff seed: 6
10 South Harrison  South Harrison (7-4) 29
This week: at Greenbrier West
Last week: Defeated Tucker County 44-22
Ranking last week: New
Playoff seed: 9
Dropped from rankings: St. Marys
Also receiving votes: East Hardy 14, St. Marys 7, Man 4, Tyler Consolidated 3