VHSL releases first regional rankings for high school football with playoffs on the horizon

8Sports Blitz High School Sports Updates

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — After a two-week delay, the Virginia High School League released its first batch of regional rankings for high school football.

The rankings provide a glimpse at where each region stands heading into the upcoming playoffs, which begin on Nov. 12. The top eight teams in each region will move on to the postseason.

Below are the rankings for regions in which area teams compete.

REGION 6A

  1. Manchester (4-1)
  2. Oscar Smith (4-1)
  3. Western Branch (6-1)
  4. Thomas Dale (4-1)
  5. Ocean Lakes (4-2)
  6. Franklin County (2-3)
  7. James River (3-4)
  8. Floyd E. Kellam (2-4)

REGION 5C

  1. Midlothian (5-0)
  2. Highland Springs (4-2)
  3. Douglas Freeman (6-1)
  4. Hermitage (3-2)
  5. Glen Allen (2-3)
  6. Mills Godwin (2-4)
  7. J.R. Tucker (3-2)
  8. L.C. Bird (1-3)

REGION 4B

  1. Dinwiddie (4-0)
  2. King George (5-0)
  3. Varina (5-0)
  4. Matoaca (5-1)
  5. Chancellor (2-1)
  6. Patrick Henry (4-2)
  7. Powhatan (4-2)
  8. Atlee (4-2)

REGION 3B

  1. Brentsville (4-2)
  2. Meridian (5-2)
  3. Goochland (4-2)
  4. Culpeper (4-3)
  5. James Monroe (2-4)
  6. Skyline (1-4)
  7. William Monroe (2-3)
  8. Armstrong (1-4)

REGION 3A

  1. Phoebus (5-0)
  2. Lafayette (5-0)
  3. Booker T. Washington (4-1)
  4. York (5-1)
  5. Lake Taylor (3-3)
  6. Hopewell (3-1)
  7. Petersburg (2-2)
  8. New Kent (2-4)

REGION 2A

  1. Nottoway (5-0)
  2. Thomas Jefferson (5-1)
  3. Amelia (5-1)
  4. Poquoson (3-2)
  5. King William (4-1)
  6. Brunswick (3-1)
  7. Greensville (2-2)
  8. Bruton (3-3)

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