Mallard Creek moves to #1 in 4A poll

Mallard Creek moves to #1 in 4A poll
Mallard Creek takes over as #1 in the 4A poll. (Source: WBTV)

RALIEGH, N.C. (AP/WBTV) - Even after a 31-13 win by Myers Park over Butler, the Mustangs drop down a spot to #2 as Mallard Creek now takes over the top spot in the 4A poll.

The Mavericks are 6-0-1 with that tie coming to South Carolina power and nationally ranked Dutch Fork.

There is a shake up in the 3A poll this week after Kings Mountain lost to Hunter Huss this past Friday 21-16. Northwest Cabarrus moves up 1 to #2 while Statesville is up 2 spots to #4. The Mountaineers dropped from #2 to #6.

Here is the rest of the AP Top 10 prep polls.

The Associated Press state high school football poll for the week of October 15, first-place votes in parentheses, records and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sports writers.

Class 4-A

1. Charlotte Mallard Creek (3) (6-0) 102 2

2. Charlotte Myers Park (6) (7-0) 98 1

3. Richmond County (2) (7-0) 92 3

4. Scotland County (7-0) 66 5

5. West Forsyth (7-0) 63 7

6. Charlotte Vance (5-1) 60 6

7. East Forsyth (6-1) 36 4

8. Wake Forest (6-1) 33 8

(tie) Raleigh Leesville Road (7-0) 33 9

10. Greensboro Grimsley (6-1) 11 NR

Others receiving 10 or more points: None.

Class 3-A

1. Weddington (11) (7-0) 110 1

2. Northwest Cabarrus (7-0) 85 3

3. Lee County (7-0) 79 4

4. Statesville (7-0) 54 6

5. Greensboro Dudley (6-1) 48 5

6. Kings Mountain (7-1) 44 2

7. Southern Nash (7-0) 39 7

8. Eastern Alamance (7-0) 34 9

(tie) Havelock (5-1) 34 10

10. Wilmington New Hanover (6-1) 29 NR

Others receiving 10 or more points: Clayton Cleveland 18, Gastonia Huss 13,

Class 2-A

1. Shelby (8) (6-1) 105 1

2. Randleman (3) (7-0) 88 2

3. Reidsville (6-1) 85 3

4. Wallace-Rose Hill (5-2) 70 5

5. Lawndale Burns (6-1) 60 4

6. SouthWest Edgecombe (6-1) 45 6

7. Lenoir Hibriten (6-1) 38 8

8. Burnsville Mountain Heritage (5-1) 31 7

9. Hertford County (6-1) 25 NR

10. Clinton (5-1) 20 NR

Others receiving 10 or more points: None.

Class 1-A

1. Tarboro (8) (7-0) 98 1

2. East Surry (1) (7-0) 90 2

3. Edenton Holmes (6-0) 78 3

4. Mitchell County (1) (7-0) 64 4

5. Robbinsville (7-0) 56 5

6. Murphy (6-1) 52 6

7. Swain County (7-0) 37 7

8. Polk County (7-0) 31 8

9. Princeton (6-0) 25 9

10. Mt. Airy (5-2) 8 10

Others receiving 10 or more points: None.

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All Associated Press members in North Carolina are eligible to participate in the high school Football poll. Those who voted for this week’s poll are: Citizen-Times, Asheville; Hendersonville Times News, Hendersonville; The Times-News, Burlington; The Charlotte Observer, Charlotte; Durham Herald-Sun, Durham; The Daily News, Jacksonville; Mount Airy News, Mount Airy; The Salisbury Post, Salisbury; The Wilson Times, Wilson; Winston-Salem Journal, Winston-Salem; The Star- News, Wilmington.

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