Goodhue and Owatonna Now Ranked Number One in Football
The Minnesota Associated Press high school football polls for the week of October 11 have some changes involving KDHL/POWER 96 area teams.
The polls are provided by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association.
The Goodhue Wildcats clobbered Rushford-Peterson last Friday and are now ranked #1 in the Class A poll and following a Elk River loss the Owatonna Huskies take the top spot in Class 5A.
Owatonna will play #5 Northfield this Friday night at Memorial Field in Northfield.
In Class 5A Apple Valley is 7th and Mankato West 8th.
Winona remains atop the Class 4A poll and Kasson-Mantorville jumped three spots to #6 after their convincing win over state ranked Class 3A Rochester Lourdes last Friday.
The Lourdes Eagles dropped from #2 to #5 with their loss. St. Croix Lutheran still sits atop the Class 3A poll.
Caledonia is still #1 in Class 2A and Triton remains in the #5 spot. Maple River enters the Class 2A rankings at #9.
By the way Rushford-Peterson dropped all the way to #9 after their loss to Goodhue.
Mayer Lutheran moved up a spot to #8 after their win over Faribault Bethlehem Academy last week.
Blooming Prairie is now tied for the #10 spot in Class A.
In Class 6A Eden Prairie is still on top. Lakeville North fell from #4 to #9 with their loss last week and Rosemount jumps in at #10.
The Nine-Man football poll still has Spring Grove on top and four time defending state title holder Grand Meadow has moved up from #7 to #5. Houston dropped from #3 to #7 after a loss last week. Cleveland is #8.
Complete polls are below.
6. Ottertail Central
8. Mayer Lutheran
10. Mahnomen tie Blooming Prairie
Others receiving votes: Upsala-Swanville
3. Minneapolis North
7. Redwood Valley
9. Maple River
10. Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City
Others receiving votes: Minnewaska, Pillager
1. St. Croix Lutheran
3. Sibley East
5. Rochester Lourdes
6. Glencoe-Silver Lake
Others receiving votes: Jackson County Central, Pequot Lakes, Two Harbors
3. Benilde-St. Margaret's
6. Kasson-Mantorville tie Cloquet
8. Holy Angels
Others receiving votes: Delano, South St. Paul, Waseca
3. Robbinsdale Cooper
5. Northfield tie Elk River
7. Apple Valley
8. Mankato West
Others receiving votes: Rogers, Chanhassen
1. Eden Prairie
6. St. Micheal-Albertville
7. Maple Grove
9. Lakeville North
10. Rosemount tie Cretin-Derham Hall
Others receiving votes: Blaine
1. Spring Grove
5. Grand Meadow
6. Red Rock Central
9. Norman County East-Ulen-Hitterdal
10. Nevis tie North Woods
Others receiving votes: Brandon-Evansville, Mountain Iron-Buhl, Buffalo Lake-Hector, Sleepy Eye St. Mary's