Every Monday during the 2020 football season, SBLive will rank the Top 10 high school football teams in the state of Mississippi, regardless of classification.
Here are the Week 3 SBLive Power 10 rankings (Sept. 14) as compiled by SBLive Sports reporter Tyler Cleveland. (Feature photo by Keith Warren)
SBLIVE POWER 10 RANKINGS
Sept. 14, 2020
1. Starkville (2-0)
The Yellow Jackets struggled to get going, falling behind 14-10 at halftime, before rallying to beat Louisville. They host Meridian this week.
2. Oak Grove (2-0)
QB Kabe Barnett and Oak Grove poured it on, thumping Hattiesburg 66-27. — GAME STORY
3. South Panola (2-0)
QB Anterrio Draper and the Tigers got their offense rolling in a 42-14 win over Meridian.
4. West Point (1-1)
West Point jumped out to a 21-0 halftime lead and held off Tupelo 24-14. They host Noxubee County this week.
5. West Jones (2-0)
The Mustangs used a goal-line stand late in the third period to propel them to an 18-2 win over Wayne County in the 28th meeting of these powerhouse Class 5A rivals. — GAME STORY
6. Madison Central (2-0)
QB Tate Collins did just enough with his arm, completing 11 of 18 passes for 80 yards with the two touchdowns, but he put on a show with his legs, rushing 12 times for 141 yards and two scores in MC’s 35-7 win over Pearl. — GAME STORY
7. Neshoba Central (2-0)
RB Jarquez Hunter had three rushing TDs and a scoop and score on defense to lead the Rockets to a 49-14 win over West Lauderdale. — GAME STORY + PHOTOS
8. Picayune (2-0)
Picayune held off a furious second-half rally from Gulfport to post a 41-34 win. They host Poplarville this week.
9. D’Iberville (2-0)
The Warriors pulled out a 21-14 win over Poplarville. Now they turn their attention to George County.
10. Warren Central (2-0)
Warren Central moves into the Power 10 after a dominant 23-3 victory over Brandon. The Vikings held Brandon to 80 yards of offense.
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