Picayune and St. Stanislaus continued to climb in the latest Associated Press high school football poll, which is voted on weekly by Mississippi’s media.
Fresh off of a 56-48 win over Hattiesburg, Picayune (7-0) improved one spot to No. 3 in the state Top 10 rankings. SSC (6-1) also improved one spot to No. 6 after rolling past Bay 56-14.
Picayune also picked up seven out of 15 first-place votes in the Class 5A poll to stay ahead of West Point 142-138 in total points.
Pascagoula earned six points but finished tied for ninth in 5A.
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The Rockachaws remain atop the Class 4A poll, earning 14 first-place votes and 146 points overall. Poplarville (5-1) finished 11 points back of No. 5 Amory to finish just outside of 4A’s Top 5.
Resurrection rounded out the Coast’s contingent in this week’s AP poll. The Eagles (5-1) remained firmly in second place in the Class 1A poll behind Simmons.