NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 poll- Week of October 31

NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 poll- Week of October 31

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Here is the NBC12/RVA Sports Network 'Big 12' high school football poll, as voted on by members of each organization:

1) Dinwiddie (9-0, last week #1) The Generals continue their stay atop the poll for the third week in a row, after a 49-0 win over Petersburg last Friday. Up next: @ Meadowbrook

2) Hermitage (8-1, last week #2) – The Panthers kept rolling with a 42-22 win over Glen Allen to win their eighth straight game. Up next: @ Douglas Freeman

3) LC Bird (8-1, last week #3) – Bird put up 70 points for the second straight week, and continues to roll towards the postseason. Up next: @ James River

4) Highland Springs (8-1, last week #4) – Loren Johnson's team holds steady at number four, after a big 49-0 win over Patrick Henry. Up next: @ Varina

5) Manchester (8-1, last week #5) – The Lancers put together one of the storied comebacks of the season, climbing back from 18 points down to nip Monacan, 36-35. Up next: vs. Cosby

6) Douglas Freeman (9-0, last week #6) – For the second straight season, the Rebels post a 9-0 start, after getting by arch rival Godwin. Up next: vs. Hermitage

7) Thomas Dale (7-2, last week #8) – Dale rallied late to pick up a big win at Hopewell, 29-18, thanks to a big defensive effort in the fourth quarter. Up next: vs. Matoaca

8) Monacan (8-2, last week #7) – Things looked good for Monacan for the first half last week, before Manchester stormed back to hand the Chiefs their second loss of the season. Up next: bye, open postseason November 11

9) Goochland (10-0, last week #10) – The Bulldogs wrapped up a perfect regular season with a 56-13 win at Bluestone, and storm into the playoffs red-hot. Up next: bye, open postseason on November 11

10) Lee-Davis (7-2, last week #11) – A fourth quarter rally gave the Confederates a huge win over Henrico, nipping the Warriors 24-23. Up next: at Patrick Henry

11) Benedictine (6-2, last week NR) – The Cadets re-enter the poll after storming past Fork Union, 44-6. Up next: vs. Avalon (Saturday)

12) Patrick Henry (7-2, last week #9) – The Patriots became the latest of many teams unable to stop Highland Springs, but still remain in the rankings. Up next: vs. Lee-Davis

Also receiving votes: Louisa

Dropped out: Varina

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