STATE FOOTBALL POLL: Week No. 6

With everyone back in action and important district games taking place, here is a look at the way the top teams in the state shape up so far – according to the Florida Prep Writers and Broadcaster across the state,

Miami (AP) – The Florida Sports Writers Association High School Football Poll. Records and first-place votes are in parenthesis. Records as of Oct. 11, 2004.

Class 6A
1. Deerfield Beach (5-0) (13) 148
2. Miami Central (5-0) (1) 134
3. Jacksonville Sandalwood (5-0) (1) 122
4. Miami Northwestern (4-1) 82
5. Sanford Seminole (5-0) 76
6. Orlando Edgewater (3-1) 65
7. Homestead South Dade (5-0) 60
8. Plantation (4-1) 44
9. Carol City (4-1) 29
10. Lauderdale Lakes Boyd Anderson (5-0) 16
Others receiving votes: Palm Beach Gardens (3-0) 16; Miami Killian (4-1) 11; Apopka (3-1) 7; Miami Columbus (3-2) 5; Orlando Evans (4-1) 4; Pompano Beach Ely (3-2) 3; Palm Beach Lakes (2-1) 3; Orlando Boone (4-1) 1

Class 5A
1. Naples (4-0) (14) 149
2. Lakeland (6-0) (1) 129
3. Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas (5-0) 114
4. Daytona Beach Mainland (4-1) 107
5. Tampa Hillborough (5-0) 82
6. Palm Beach Dwyer (3-0) 73
7. Miami Edison (4-1) 57
8. Naples Barron Collier (4-0) 39
9. Melbourne (5-0) 27
10. Winter Springs (4-1) 15
Others receiving votes: Miami Jackson (4-1) 5; Hollywood Hills (4-1) 4; Sarasota (4-1) 4; New Smyrna Beach (5-0) 3; East Bay Gibonston (3-1) 3; Hollywood Hills (4-1) 2; Niceville (4-1) 2; Jacksonville Fletcher (5-1) 2; Jacksonville Wolfson (5-1) 1

Class 4A
1. Seffner Armwood (5-0) (15) 150
2. Lakeland Lake Gibson (6-0) 134
3. Miami Booker T. Washington (4-0) 120
4. Choctawhatchee (4-0) 104
5. Gainesville (5-1) 67
6. Clermont East Ridge (5-0) 55
7. Jupiter (3-0) 52
8. Tampa Middleteon (4-1) 30
9. Pensacola (3-1) 28
10. Lake City Columbia (4-2) 21
Others receiving votes: Fort Myers (3-1) 15; Clearwater Countryside (2-0) 14; Gainesville Eastside (3-2) 5; North Fort Myers (3-2) 5; Port St. Lucie Centennial (2-0) 4; Tallahassee Lincoln (3-2) 3; Merritt Island (3-1) 3; Belleview (5-0) 3; Springhill Springstead (5-0) 3; Trinity Mitchell (4-1) 1

Class 3A
1. Miami Monsignor Pace (4-0) (14) 149
2. Jacksonville Bolles (5-0) (1) 135
3. Belle Glade Glades Central (3-0) 112
4. Bradenton Southeast (5-0) 102
5. Lakeland Kathleen (5-1) 88
6. Rockledge (4-1) 79
7. Bushnell South Sumter (5-0) 73
8. Arcadia DeSoto County (4-0) 39
9. Panama City Bay (5-0) 27
10. St. Augustine (4-0) 15
Others receiving votes: Fort Lauderdale Cardinal Gibbons (4-1) 6; Tampa Jesuit (4-1) 6; Wesley Chapel (5-0) 3; Bartow (5-0) 2; Jacksonville Jackson (5-1) 1

Class 2A
1. Madison County (5-0) (13) 148
2. Hollywood Chaminade (5-0) (2) 137
3. Tavares (5-0) 90
4. Fort Myers Dunbar (4-1) 88
5. Crawfordville Wakulla (5-1) 77
6. Plantation American Heritage (4-1) 72
7. Hardee County (5-0) 63
8. Starke Bradford (5-1) 53
9. Immokalee (3-2) 51
10. Orlando Bishop Moore (4-1) 29
Others receiving votes: Clewiston (2-3) 12; Panama City Beach Arnold (3-2) 2

Class 2B
1. Pahokee (4-0) (13) 148
2. Union County (6-0) (2) 137
3. Marathon (4-1) 102
4. Williston (3-1) 65
5. DeFuniak Springs Walton (3-1) 60
6. Pompano Beach (3-1) 58
7. St. Petersburg Catholic (3-1) 56
8. Cross City Dixie County (3-2) 48
9. Miami Ransom Everglades (2-1) 45
10. Fort Pierce John Carroll (2-2) 36
Others receiving votes: Clearwater Central Catholic (3-1) 30; Sarasota Cardinal Mooney (2-3) 19; Jacksonville Episcopal (3-1) 12; Newberry (3-2) 3; North Broward Prep (3-2) 3; Jacksonville Episcopal (3-1) 1

Class A
1. Fort Meade (4-1) (12) 137
2. Lakeland Evangel Christian (5-1) 120
3. Blountstown (4-0) (1) 115
4. Hollywood Christian (4-0) (1) 106
5. Tallahassee North Florida Christian (3-2) (1) 86
6. Tampa Berkley Prep (5-0) 58
7. Wewahitchka (4-0) 41
8. West Palm Beach King's Academy (4-0) 37
9. Jacksonville Trinity Christian (1-2) 36
10. Vernon (5-1) 26
Others receiving votes: Miami Bay Point (3-1) 14; Florida Christian (5-0) 13; Hilliard (5-1) 11; Belle Glade Glades Day (1-3) 9; Jay (4-1) 9; Evangelical Christian School (3-2) 5; Ocala Trinity Catholic 1; Melbourne Holy Trinity (3-1) 1

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