With the beginning of the high school football season about 48 hours away, the first edition of the AP’s high school football rankings were released to the public.  This initial ranking will serve as the first guide to some of the top teams in the state, as well as begin the conversation of immediate contenders for championships.  Here are the Week 0 rankings for local classes of note, as decided on by the Associated Press:

 

CLASS 6A DIVISION 1

1) Broken Arrow     2) Owasso     3) Union     4) Jenks     5) Norman

Others receiving votes:  Putnam City North, Edmond Santa Fe, Enid

 

CLASS 3A

1) Heritage Hall     2) Lincoln Christian     3) Plainview     4) Sulphur     5) Kingfisher

 

CLASS 2A

1) Metro Christian     2) Millwood     3) Sperry     4) Beggs     5) Jones

Others receiving votes: Holland Hall, Panama, Perry, Spiro, Chisholm

 

CLASS A

1) Rejoice Christian     2) Cashion     3) Stroud     4) Tonkawa     5) Thomas

6) Christian Heritage     T-7) Minco & Fairview     9) Pawhuska     10) Crossings Christian

 

CLASS B

1) Regent Prep     2) Shattuck     3) Davenport     4) Laverne     5) Cherokee

 

CLASS C

1) Tipton     2) Pond Creek-Hunter     3) Southwest Covenant     4) Buffalo     5) Covington-Douglas

Others receiving votes: Fox, Coyle, Sharon-Mutual, Tyrone, Medford, Midway