Lake and Marlington lead their respective regions in the first weekly Ohio High School Athletic Association computer ratings, which were released Tuesday and had a strong Stark County flavor. Of the county's 19 football teams, 11 are in a playoff spot (top eight).
CANAL FULTON Last Friday’s game at Crestwood proved to be an eye-opening experience for the Northwest Indians. The 48-14 loss to the Red Devils became Northwest’s first setback of the season as frustration and missed opportunities reigned supreme.
One game, especially in Week 4, doesn’t have to define a team, though.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the second weekly Associated Press poll of 20116, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses):