Marc Davis is the sports anchor for NBC12. He started his career out as a photojournalist in Harrisburg and began his on-air career in Charlottesville, Virginia, where he worked his way up to Sports Director.
Henrico topped Varina in a thriller on Monday night to cause some fluctuation in this week’s poll. This is a weekly high school football poll, voted on by members of each organization. It is released every Monday during the season.
We saw an abbreviated scheduled on Friday night due to the aftermath of Tropical Storm Michael, but several area high school football games still went off without a hitch. Manchester’s big win over L.C. Bird headlined the action.
Manchester and L.C. Bird feature a story rivalry on the football field. Recently the two have split their last eight meetings and both enter Friday’s On the Sidelines Game of the Week with 6-0 records.
Blessed Sacrament Huguenot football has a long tradition of success. Most recently, the Knights went on a run of five consecutive state championships from 2009-2013, but after a scarce turnout during this past off-season, the school considered a major change.
The top four teams in the poll continue to dominate their schedules, as Highland Springs, Manchester, Dinwiddie and Varina remain the squads to beat. This is a weekly high school football poll, voted on by members of each organization. It is released every Monday during the season.