High School Football

Midlands Top 10 high school football poll

Dreher quarterback Avery Armstrong
Dreher quarterback Avery Armstrong Special to The State

Top 10 high school football teams in the Midlands as voted by a panel at The State:

1. WESTWOOD (2-0)

Last week: Defeated Richland Northeast, 30-20

Coming up: Host Clover on Friday.


Last week: Defeated Ridge View, 28-14

Coming up: Host No. 10 Lexington on Friday

3. CHAPIN (2-0)

Last week: Defeated Mid-Carolina, 44-7

Coming up: Host Swansea on Friday

4. NEWBERRY (1-0)

Last week: Defeated Union County 34-27

Coming up: At Clinton on Friday

5. (TIE) AIRPORT (1-0)

Last week: Defeated Brookland-Cayce, 42-37

Coming up: At No. 9 Dreher on Friday


Last week: Defeated Woodland, 35-0

Coming up: At Brookland-Cayce on Friday


Last week: Didn’t play

Coming up: Host Laurens on Friday

8. HAMMOND (1-0)

Last week: Defeated Ben Lippen, 34-9

Coming up: At Wilson Hall on Friday

9. DREHER (2-0)

Last week: Defeated Columbia, 47-0

Coming up: Host No. 5 Airport on Friday

10. LEXINGTON (0-1)

Last week: Lost to Westside, 27-10

Coming up: At No. 2 Blythewood on Friday

Dropped out: Dutch Fork, Brookland-Cayce

Others receiving votes: Dutch Fork

Lou Bezjak