Preps Talk

2017 AP preps football rankings: Week 6

Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters:

Class 8A

Others receiving votes: Naperville Neuqua Valley 7, Lyons 5, South Elgin 3, Bolingbrook 2

Class 7A

Others receiving votes: Chicago Mt. Carmel 5, Willowbrook 3, Jacobs 3, Lincoln Park 2, Hononegah 2, Benet 2, Belleville West 1

Class 6A

Others receiving votes: Providence 9, Lemont 7, Marmion 2, St. Laurence 2, Riverside-Brookfield 1

Class 5A

Others receiving votes: Rochelle 7, Triad 2, Rich Central 2, Payton 1

Class 4A

Others receiving votes: Rock Island Alleman 14, Taylorville 9, Genoa-Kingston 4

Class 3A

Others receiving votes: Watseka Coop 6, Fairfield 6, Peotone 3, Anna-Jonesboro 3, Wilmington 2, Newton 1

Class 2A

Others receiving votes: Aurora Christian 7, Alton Marquette 6, Bismarck-Henning 4, Deer Creek-Mackinaw 2, Chicago (Hope) Academy 2, Trenton Wesclin 2, Clifton Central 1

Class 1A

Others receiving votes: Aquin 8, Eastland-Pearl City 7, Princeville 4