SBLive Mississippi Football Power Rankings: Lafayette surges into Class 5A rankings

Each week during the 2021 Mississippi high school football season, SBLive’s Tyler Cleveland will rank the top five MHSAA teams in each classification. This week, Brandon made its 6A rankings debut after knocking off Oak Grove, and Lafayette moved into the Class 5A rankings after rattling off its fourth win in a row. Here’s a look at the rankings after the ninth week of the 2021 football season.

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SBLIVE MISSISSIPPI POWER RANKINGS

Oct. 25, 2021

6A RANKINGS

1. Ocean Springs (8-0)
2. Madison Central (7-1)
3. Brandon (6-2)
4. Oak Grove (7-2)
5. Starkville (7-1)

Moved In: Brandon
Moved Out: South Panola (7-0)

5A RANKINGS

1. West Point (6-0)
2. West Jones (7-1)
3. Neshoba Central (9-0)
4. Picayune (8-1)
5. Lafayette (7-2)

Moved In: Lafayette
Moved Out: Gautier (6-2)

4A RANKINGS

1. Columbia (8-1)
2. Louisville (7-2)
3. West Lauderdale (8-1)
4. Itawamba AHS (8-1)
5. Poplarville (7-2)

Moved In: NA
Moved Out: NA

3A RANKINGS

1. Tylertown (9-0)
2. Winona (8-1)
3. North Panola (5-1)
4. Raleigh (6-1)
5. Magee (6-2)

Moved In: NA
Moved Out: NA

2A RANKINGS

1. Scott Central (9-0)
2. Velma Jackson (7-1)
3. Baldwyn (8-1)
4. Choctaw County (5-3)
5. Charleston (4-3)

Moved In: NA
Moved Out: NA

1A RANKINGS

1. Simmons (8-0)
2. Bay Springs (7-1)
3. Taylorsville (5-2)
4. Tupelo Christian (6-2)
5. Biggersville (6-2)

Moved In: NA
Moved Out: NA

(Feature photo by Keith Warren)

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