How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the third weekly Associated Press poll of 2013, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses):
MINERVA A roll of the dice had a lot of folks at Hines Stadium on edge Friday night.
Marlington’s thoughts? No sweat.
LEXINGTON TWP. Ed Miley never experienced a Week 1 loss as Marlington’s head coach until this season.
Four years, four different champions. One thing you can predict about Northeastern Buckeye Conference football since 2009 is its unpredictability.
WHEN 7 p.m., Friday
The Massillon Tigers’ first year as a Division II team already has produced its first No. 1 ranking in the initial Associated Press state football poll.
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