The Power Polls…continue. JJHuddle’s weekly state football rankings return with the release of the Ohio National Guard JJHuddle Division V Week 9 Power Poll. Here’s who is where after eight weeks…
The Power Polls…continue. JJHuddle’s immensely popular state football
rankings return today with the release of the Division V Week 9 poll. A reminder, JJHuddle is proud to announce that the Ohio National Guard has
become the presenting sponsor of the 2012 rankings.
During the season we will release the Ohio National Guard & JJHuddle Power Polls on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
OHIO NATIONAL GUARD & JJH POWER POLL
DIVISION V WEEK 9 RANKINGS
1. Coldwater (8-0/AP Poll: 1)
Last Week: The Cavaliers continued their dominating run by shutting out Marion Local 27-0. Coldwater has allowed 26 total points in sic MAC games (wins over Versailles, Delphos, St. John’s, Minster, St.Henry, Anna and Marion Local). On the season, Coldwater has allowed 48 points, with 22 coming in a Week 1 win over Kenton.
Up Next: @ Parkway (0-8)
2. Kirtland (8-0/AP Poll: 2)
Last Week: The Hornets racked up 537 yards of offense and QB Scott Eilerman connected with WR Matthew Finkler for three TDs in a 51-12 win over Burton Berkshire.
Up Next: @ Beachwood (6-2)
3. Lima Central Catholic (8-0/AP Poll: 3)
Last Week: The T-Birds rallied from a 10-7 halftime deficit to beat Bluffton 43-10. LCC committed four first half turnovers. RB Jon Washington ran for two TDs and 137 yards on 21 carries, while QB Colin Stolley threw for two TD passes.
Up Next: vs Allen East (1-7)
4. Youngstown Ursuline (5-3/AP Poll: 10)
Last Week: The Irish built a 33-13 halftime lead en route to a 47-22 win over Strong Vincent (Pa.) 47-22.
Up Next: vs Mooney (3-4)
5. Northwood (8-0/AP Poll: 6)
Last Week: The Rangers led just 14-10 at halftime but used four second half TDs to separate themselves from Toledo Christian in a 41-10 win. QB Nick Russel ran for two TDs and threw for another as Northwood had 499 yards of offense.
Up Next: vs Ottawa Hills (6-2)
6. Sugarcreek Garaway (8-0/AP Poll: 5)
Last Week: The Pirates handed host Ridgewood its first Inter-Valley Conference home loss since 2001 (dates 36 games) with a 34-7 victory. Senior QB Tyler Walter completed his first 13 passes and finished 24-of-32 for 385 yards and five TDs.
Up Next: vs Newcomerstown (4-4)
7. Wheelersburg (7-1/AP Poll: NR)
Last Week: The Pirates turned the ball over five times but forced seven turnovers of their own in a 35-7 win over Minford. Junior QB Eddie Miller threw for 158 yards and ran for 152 and three TDs. He also kicked five PATs.
Up Next: @ Lucasville Valley (8-0)
8. Louisville St. Thomas Aquinas (7-1/AP Poll: 8)
Last Week: The Knights opened up a 23-0 lead en route to a 37-6 win over Youngstown East.
Up Next: vs Canal Fulton Northwest (1-7)
9. Columbiana Crestview (8-0/AP Poll: 4)
Last Week: The Rebels scored TDs on their first three offensive plays and won their 17th straight regular season game with a 63-7 win over Jackson-Milton. Crestview has scored 57 or more points in its last five games.
Up Next: @ East Palestine (1-7)
10. Liberty-Benton (7-1/AP Poll: NR)
Last Week: The Eagles racked up 431 total yards and QB Mitch Linhart connected with WR Chase Cook for three TDs as L-B beat Pandora-Gilboa 49-0. Cook, who also ran for a TD, was 7-of-7 passing for 168 yards.
Up Next: vs Leipsic (8-0)
DROPPED OUT: No. 9 West Jefferson (lost 36-16 to Licking Heights), No. 10 Patrick Henry (lost 51-22 to Archbold)
BEST OF THE REST: Covington (8-0/AP Poll: 8), Dayton Christian (8-0), Versailles (5-2), West Liberty-Salem (8-0), Lucasville Valley (8-0), Cuyahoga Heights (7-1/AP Poll: 10), Summit Country Day (8-0), Wynford (7-1), Oak Hill (7-1), Archbold (7-1), Loudonville (6-2), West Jefferson (6-2)
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