LNP’s Great Eight Poll

 

1. HOUGH (4-0)

The Huskies oozed poise during their fourth-quarter comeback against Independence, solidifying themselves as one of the state’s contenders.

This week: Hopewell

 

2. DAVIDSON DAY (5-0)

The explosive Patriots are averaging 56.8 points. Imagine what that’d be if the starters played the entire game.

This week: at Marvin Ridge

 

3. WEST MECKLENBURG (4-0)

Running back Shaun Wilson last week committed to Duke, the third Hawk who’ll land on a major college team.

This week: Ardrey Kell

4. EAST LINCOLN (3-1)

The defending Class 2A state champions are battling some injuries, but remain a contender as conference play begins.

This week: at Catawba Bandys

 

5. SOUTHLAKE CHRISTIAN (5-0)

Small roster. Big results. The Eagles are scoring plenty and playing consistent defense at the midway point of the season.

This week: Gastonia Highland

 

6. MOORESVILLE (3-1)

The Blue Devils begin conference play with a squad that’s scored 35 or more points three times in four games this season.

This week: at Statesville

 

7. LAKE NORMAN CHARTER (5-0)

The Knights were perfect in non-conference games and launch their high-scoring attack into conference competition.

This week: at Gastonia Forestview

 

8. NORTH MECKLENBURG (2-2)

The Vikings were hard-luck losers in double overtime against Myers Park, but are showing steady improvement this season.

This week: at Kannapolis Brown