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

View Previous Rankings:
RANKTEAMPOINTS
1South CharlestonSouth Charleston145 (8)
Final record: 6-0
Playoff result: AAA state champion
Last ranking: 4
Preseason ranking: 6
2MartinsburgMartinsburg127 (4)
Final record: 5-1
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 1
Preseason ranking: 1
3Spring ValleySpring Valley116 (3)
Final record: 4-1
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 2
Preseason ranking: 3
4Cabell MidlandCabell Midland114 (1)
Final record: 5-0
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 3
Preseason ranking: 2
5MusselmanMusselman91
Final record: 7-1
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 5
Preseason ranking: 4
6BridgeportBridgeport82
Final record: 7-1
Playoff result: AAA runner-up
Last ranking: 6
Preseason ranking: 5
7Wheeling ParkWheeling Park63
Final record: 7-1
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 7
Preseason ranking: 9
8ParkersburgParkersburg30
Final record: 6-2
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 9
Preseason ranking: RV
9PrincetonPrinceton26
Final record: 6-3
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 8
Preseason ranking: Unranked
10HurricaneHurricane24
Final record: 4-2
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 10
Preseason ranking: RV
Dropped from rankings: None
Also receiving votes: Spring Mills 8, George Washington 2, Morgantown 2
RANKTEAMPOINTS
1Fairmont SeniorFairmont Senior159 (15)
Final record: 10-2
Playoff result: AA state champion
Last ranking: 1
Preseason ranking: 1
2Oak GlenOak Glen128 (1)
Final record: 8-1
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 3
Preseason ranking: 4
3BluefieldBluefield122
Final record: 7-2
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 2
Preseason ranking: 2
4FrankfortFrankfort95
Final record: 7-1
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 4
Preseason ranking: 8
5PocaPoca75
Final record: 6-1
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 5
Preseason ranking: 3
6Robert C. ByrdRobert C. Byrd73
Final record: 8-2
Playoff result: AA runner-up
Last ranking: 9
Preseason ranking: RV
7KeyserKeyser72
Final record: 7-2
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 7
Preseason ranking: 6
8Herbert HooverHerbert Hoover27
Final record: 6-3
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: RV
Preseason ranking: Unranked
9Liberty RaleighLiberty Raleigh26
Final record: 6-1
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 8
Preseason ranking: Unranked
10North MarionNorth Marion21
Final record: 6-4
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: RV
Preseason ranking: 10
Dropped from rankings: None
Also receiving votes: Point Pleasant 7, Elkins 5, Sissonville 4, Braxton County 3, Independence 3, Liberty Harrison 2, Clay County 1
RANKTEAMPOINTS
1St. MarysSt. Marys142 (8)
Final record: 10-1
Playoff result: A state champion
Last ranking: 4
Preseason ranking: 5
2Wheeling CentralWheeling Central134 (8)
Final record: 6-3
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 1
Preseason ranking: 1
3WilliamstownWilliamstown97
Final record: 5-2
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 5
Preseason ranking: 2
4Ritchie CountyRitchie County91
Final record: 10-2
Playoff result: A runner-up
Last ranking: 6
Preseason ranking: 8
5Greenbrier WestGreenbrier West88
Final record: 9-1
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 2
Preseason ranking: 4
6Pendleton CountyPendleton County74
Final record: 7-3
Playoff result: Semifinals
Last ranking: 9
Preseason ranking: 6
7Doddridge CountyDoddridge County61
Final record: 6-2
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 3
Preseason ranking: 3
8East HardyEast Hardy45
Final record: 6-2
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: RV
Preseason ranking: 10
9Midland TrailMidland Trail42
Final record: 4-2
Playoff result: Quarterfinals
Last ranking: 7
Preseason ranking: 9
10Tug ValleyTug Valley14
Final record: 3-0
Playoff result: Opening round
Last ranking: 8
Preseason ranking: RV
Dropped from rankings: None
Also receiving votes: Buffalo 10, Moorefield 10, Man 8, Tolsia 8, Tygarts Valley 6, Wirt County 3, Gilmer County 1