The first official WVSSAC rankings were released Tuesday afternoon.
In AAA, the University Hawks (2-1) sit tied at #8 with three other teams. Buckhannon-Upshur (2-1) was voted #14, along with Greenbrier West. Morgantown (1-2) checks in at #18, and Preston (1-2) is right behind the Mohigans, tied at #19 with George Washington.
In AA, the Bridgeport/Fairmont Senior game, Thursday, will be a bit more interesting. the Polar Bears (3-0) are ranked second in the state, and the Indians (3-0) sit in third. Both teams have a combined 263 points so far this season. Grafton (2-0) is currently ranked 7th. Robert C. Byrd (2-1) sits in 15th, while Liberty (2-1) is tied at #16. the Elkins tigers (2-1) are #18, and the North Marion Huskies (1-2) are the other local team in the top 25, ranked 21st.
In class A, Tucker County (3-0) is tied for 3rd, while Doddridge County (3-0) joins the Mountain Lions in the top ten, at #10. Notre Dame (2-1), Clay-Battelle (1-2), Gilmer County (1-2), Webster County (1-2), and Tygarts Valley (1-2) are also in the top 25, at #14, #18, #21, #21, and #25, respectively.