John's Journal
Class 1A Volleyball Rankings9/5/2018
From the Minnesota Volleyball Coaches Association

CLASS 1A
1. Waterville-Elysian-Morristown (9) - 177
2. Minneota (3) - 171
3. New Life Academy - 145
4. Caledonia - 134
5. Mayer Lutheran - 129
6. Wabasso - 99
7. Pine River-Backus - 97
8. Mabel-Canton - 85
9. Bethlehem Academy - 61
10. Rush City - 59
Others Receiving Votes: Ada-Borup-West - 22, Windom - 20, Carlton - 14, Fillmore Central - 10, Spring Grove - 10, Wadena-Deer Creek - 8, St. Clair - 7, Sacred Heart - 6
Class 6A Football Rankings9/5/2018
The Associated Press state high school football polls for the week of September 5 (first-place votes in parentheses, record and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sportswriters):

CLASS 6A
1. Eden Prairie (3) (1-0) 48
2. Minnetonka (2) (1-0) 47
3. Cretin-Derham Hall (1-0) 36
4. Lakeville North (1-0) 33
5. Prior Lake (1-0) 27
6. Edina (1-0) 26
(tie) Maple Grove (1-0) 26
8. Blaine (1-0) 11
9. Champlin Park (1-0) 5
(tie) Wayzata (1-0) 5
Others receiving votes: Roseville 4, Mounds View 3, Buffalo 2, Totino-Grace 2.
Class 5A Football Rankings9/5/2018
The Associated Press state high school football polls for the week of September 5 (first-place votes in parentheses, record and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sportswriters):

CLASS 5A
1. Owatonna (5) (1-0) 56
2. Elk River (1) (1-0) 54
3. Mahtomedi (1-0) 39
(tie) Andover (1-0) 39
5. Mankato West (1-0) 31
6. St. Thomas Academy (1-0) 21
(tie) Robbinsdale Cooper (1-0) 21
8. Chanhassen (1-0) 17
9. Bemidji (1-0) 14
10. Spring Lake Park (1-0) 11
Others receiving votes: Tartan 6, Waconia 5, Bloomington Jefferson 5, Chisago Lakes 5, St. Louis Park 4, Rochester Mayo 2.

Class 4A Football Rankings9/5/2018
The Associated Press state high school football polls for the week of September 5 (first-place votes in parentheses, record and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sportswriters):

CLASS 4A
1. Holy Angels (5) (1-0) 59
2. Cloquet (1-0) 56
3. Winona (1-0) 36
4. Detroit Lakes (1-0) 35
5. Waseca (1) (1-0) 28
6. Hutchinson (1) (1-0) 27
7. Zimmerman (1-0) 23
8. Fridley (1-0) 22
9. SMB-Wolfpack (1-0) 20
10. DeLaSalle (1-0) 18
Others receiving votes: Marshall 17, Willmar 16, Becker 14, Richfield 8, Rocori 7, Big Lake 7, Mound-Westonka 7, Mankato East 7, Delano 6, South St. Paul 6, Albert Lea 5, Duluth Denfeld 5, Hermantown 4, St. Paul Academy/Minnehaha Academy/Blake 3, Benilde-St. Margaret's 2, Hibbing 1, Foley 1.
Class 3A Football Rankings9/5/2018
The Associated Press state high school football polls for the week of September 5 (first-place votes in parentheses, record and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sportswriters):

CLASS 3A
1. Pierz (5) (1-0) 67
2. Rochester Lourdes (2) (1-0) 53
3. Jordan (1-0) 40
4. Fairmont (1-0) 35
5. Pequot Lakes (1-0) 28
6. Perham (1-0) 24
7. Breck (1-0) 22
8. Proctor (1-0) 21
9. Glencoe-Silver Lake (1-0) 18
10. Jackson County Central (1-0) 14
Others receiving votes: East Grand Forks 12, Annandale 11, Mora 11, Greenway/Nashwauk-Keewatin 10, Providence Academy-Heritage Christian Academy-Maranatha 9, Stewartville 9, Worthington 9, St. Peter 8, Rockford 8, Park Rapids 7, Spectrum 7, Brooklyn Center 6, Cannon Falls 5, International Falls 3, Zumbrota-Mazeppa 2, St. Croix Lutheran 1.