LNP’s Great Eight Poll

 

1. HOUGH (6-0)

The mega-showdown between title contenders is here. The Huskies travel to face unbeaten Mallard Creek for the conference lead.

This week: at Mallard Creek

 

2. DAVIDSON DAY (6-0)

Don’t expect the Patriots, coming off a bye week, to miss a beat. They’re shining on offense and defense.

This week: Charlotte Country Day

 

3. EAST LINCOLN (5-1)

The Mustangs were impressive in a 19-point road win at Lincolnton, their second road victory in as many weeks.

This week: Bunker Hill

 

4. MOORESVILLE (5-1)

Three straight road wins have the Blue Devils flying high. They score plenty of points and the defense was stout against North Iredell last week.

This week: Alexander Central

 

5. LAKE NORMAN (4-2)

The resilient Wildcats rallied for a wild 45-41 victory against Statesville and have their sights set on a potential conference championship.

This week: at South Iredell

 

6. WEST MECKLENBURG (5-1)

The Hawks stumbled last week in a conference loss to Providence. But there’s too much talent for this to turn into a slump.

This week: South Mecklenburg

 

7. SOUTHLAKE CHRISTIAN (6-1)

The Eagles allowed a season-high 43 points in a home loss to Providence Day, their first of the season. Bright spot: They scored 33.

This week: Bye

 

8. NORTH MECKLENBURG (3-3)

The Vikings are at .500 for the first time in a long while and are aiming for the Class 4A playoffs. That’s very possible.

This week: at Hopewell