LNP’s Great Eight Poll
1. HOUGH (8-1)
The Huskies made quick work of West Charlotte in a blowout victory last week and appear poised to make a deep run into the state playoffs.
This week: at North Mecklenburg
2. MOORESVILLE (8-1)
The winning streak stretched to seven games when the Blue Devils scored a season-high 56 points last week. They’re headed to a massive showdown against Lake Norman.
This week: South Iredell
3. DAVIDSON DAY (8-1)
The Patriots scored a season-low 22 points and couldn’t make a key defensive stop late in a loss at Charlotte Latin last week. OK, they’re human.
This week: at Victory Christian
4. LAKE NORMAN (7-2)
Corey Joyner caught three touchdown passes for the second straight game last week as the Wildcats pushed their winning streak to six games.
This week: North Iredell
5. SOUTHLAKE CHRISTIAN (8-1)
The Eagles’ defense posted its second shutout of the season, and the offense rolled up 41 points last week. SouthLake looks strong heading toward the postseason.
This week: Northern Wake
6. WEST MECKLENBURG (7-2)
The Hawks came up short in a loss to Charlotte Catholic for the conference championship last week. Still, they’ll be a handful in the playoffs.
This week: at Berry
7. EAST LINCOLN (5-4)
The Eagles forfeited three non-conference games because of an ineligible player, but were domininant in a 68-7 win against West Caldwell.
This week: Maiden
8. HOPEWELL (4-5)
The Titans, on a three-game winning streak, are gaining momentum and have scored more than 40 points in each of the past two games. A playoff spot isn't out of the realm of possibility.
This week: Vance