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.

Final Power Rankings

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RANKTEAMPOINTS
1MartinsburgMartinsburg200 (20)
Final record: 13-1
Playoff result: AAA state champion
Last ranking: 2
Preseason ranking: 1
2HuntingtonHuntington177
Final record: 13-1
Playoff result: AAA runner-up
Last ranking: 1
Preseason ranking: RV
3BridgeportBridgeport152
Final record: 12-1
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 3
Preseason ranking: 5
4Cabell MidlandCabell Midland146
Final record: 11-2
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 4
Preseason ranking: 4
5Spring ValleySpring Valley120
Final record: 9-3
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 6
Preseason ranking: 3
6UniversityUniversity99
Final record: 11-1
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 5
Preseason ranking: RV
7JeffersonJefferson78
Final record: 10-2
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 7
Preseason ranking: RV
8George WashingtonGeorge Washington63
Final record: 8-4
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 9
Preseason ranking: RV
9Greenbrier EastGreenbrier East28
Final record: 8-3
Playoff result: Opening Round
Last ranking: 8
Preseason ranking: Unranked
10HurricaneHurricane23
Final record: 6-5
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 10
Preseason ranking: 9
Dropped from rankings: None
Also receiving votes: Princeton 9, Wheeling Park 7, South Charleston 1, Woodrow Wilson 1
RANKTEAMPOINTS
1Fairmont SeniorFairmont Senior200 (20)
Final record: 9-4
Playoff result: AA state champion
Last ranking: 9
Preseason ranking: 1
2IndependenceIndependence179
Final record: 11-1
Playoff result: AA runner-up
Last ranking: 2
Preseason ranking: 6
3BluefieldBluefield142
Final record: 7-4
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 8
Preseason ranking: 2
4Herbert HooverHerbert Hoover123
Final record: 10-1
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 1
Preseason ranking: 5
5PocaPoca119
Final record: 9-3
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 7
Preseason ranking: 4
6Robert C. ByrdRobert C. Byrd99
Final record: 7-4
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 6
Preseason ranking: 3
7North MarionNorth Marion82
Final record: 8-3
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 4
Preseason ranking: 8
8Point PleasantPoint Pleasant48
Final record: 9-2
Playoff result: Opening Round
Last ranking: 3
Preseason ranking: 10
9Roane CountyRoane County42
Final record: 9-3
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: Unranked
Preseason ranking: Unranked
10FrankfortFrankfort37
Final record: 7-5
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: RV
Preseason ranking: RV
Dropped from rankings: None
Also receiving votes: Lincoln 17, Nicholas County 6, Scott 3, Shady Spring 2, Liberty Raleigh 1
RANKTEAMPOINTS
1Ritchie CountyRitchie County200 (20)
Final record: 13-1
Playoff result: A state champion
Last ranking: 6
Preseason ranking: 3
2WilliamstownWilliamstown178
Final record: 11-3
Playoff result: A runner-up
Last ranking: 4
Preseason ranking: 2
3Wheeling CentralWheeling Central158
Final record: 9-4
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 1
Preseason ranking: 1
4Doddridge CountyDoddridge County138
Final record: 11-2
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 3
Preseason ranking: 5
5East HardyEast Hardy105
Final record: 10-2
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 5
Preseason ranking: 9
6Mount ViewMount View87
Final record: 10-2
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 7
Preseason ranking: Unranked
7CameronCameron70
Final record: 9-1
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 2
Preseason ranking: RV
8James MonroeJames Monroe60
Final record: 8-4
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 9
Preseason ranking: RV
9Gilmer CountyGilmer County44
Final record: 7-5
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: RV
Preseason ranking: RV
10MoorefieldMoorefield27
Final record: 7-4
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 8
Preseason ranking: RV
Dropped from rankings: None
Also receiving votes: Sherman 10, Greenbrier West 9, St. Marys 5, Midland Trail 4, Trinity (Morgantown) 3, Clay-Battelle 1, Tyler Consolidated 1