2019 Md. Media State Poll (Week 6)

It’s Showdown Week in the MIAA.

But then again, when is it not?

This week, No. 4 Mount St. Joseph clashes with No. 5 McDonogh and No. 7 Archbsihop Spalding faces off with No. 10 Calvert Hall. All four teams are vying for the No. 1 seed in the MIAA A Conference playoff race.

Despite the importance of those games, there is an even higher profile contest taking place in Baltimore this weekend as former MIAA A member and top-ranked St. Frances faces IMG Academy (Fla.) in a clash of national Top 10 programs.

While the cooler weather is starting to creep in, the action in the high school football space is heating up.

Now on with the Top 25 …

Maryland High School Football Media State Poll
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019 — WEEK 6
FREDERICK, Md. — The Maryland High School Football State Poll, in its 30th year, is based on a statewide voting by sports reporters. Schools are ranked by points received. The number in parenthesis reflects first-place votes. LW is last week’s ranking. The rankings are compiled by Sheldon Shealer.
Rk.
Name
Record
Points
LW
This Week
1.
St. Frances (12)
6-1 300 1 vs. IMG Academy (Fla.)
2.
DeMatha 5-1 287 2 vs. Gonzaga (D.C.)
3.
Good Counsel 6-1 277 3 vs. St. John’s (D.C.)
4.
Mount St. Joseph 6-1 262 4 vs. No. 5 McDonogh
5.
McDonogh 7-0 254 5 vs. No. 4 Mount St. Joseph
6.
Quince Orchard 6-0 240 6 vs. Walt Whitman
7.
Absp. Spalding 5-2 226 7 vs. No. 10 Calvert Hall
8.
Northwest 6-0 211 8 vs. Clarksburg
9.
Wise 6-0
206 9 vs. Suitland
10.
Calvert Hall 5-2 193 10 vs. No. 7 Spalding
11.
Franklin 5-1 171 11 vs. Perry Hall
12.
Damascus 4-2 166 12 vs. Wheaton
13.
National Christian 6-1 150 13 vs. Central
14.
Loyola 6-0 141 14 vs. St. Christopher’s (Va.)
15.
Bullis 4-2 130 16 vs. Episcopal (Va.)
16.
Linganore 5-1 119 15 Idle (forfeit win over T.J)
17.
St. Mary’s Ryken 4-3 109 17 vs. Bishop Ireton (Va.)
18.
Huntingtown 6-0 96 18 vs. Leonardtown
19.
Elkton 6-0 91 19 vs. C.M. Wright
20.
Georgetown Prep 4-2 75 20 vs. No. 24 Landon
21.
Douglass-PG 6-0 64 21 vs. Surrattsville
22.
Mervo 6-0 48 22 vs. Patterson
23.
North Point 5-1 32 23 vs. St. Charles
24.
Landon 4-1 19 24 vs. No. 20 Georgetown Prep
25.
North Caroline 6-0 13 25 vs. J.M. Bennett

Others Receiving Votes: South River (6-0, 8 points), Paint Branch (5-1, 5), Fort Hill (5-1, 4), Dunbar (5-1, 1), Harford Tech (6-0, 1), Walkersville (5-1, 1).

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