Wauseon Indians, Archbold Blue Streaks move up in Ohio High School Athletic Association football poll


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Wauseon’s Connar Penrod drags down Caleb Carpenter of Liberty Center during last Friday’s game. The victory helped the Indians move up a spot in the latest computer rankings for Division IV, Region 14.


Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Wauseon and Archbold each moved up a spot in their respective divisions in the latest OHSAA football computer rankings that were released Tuesday.

In knocking off the previously unbeaten Liberty Center Tigers this past Friday, Wauseon (5-1) went from sixth up to fifth in the latest rankings for Division IV, Region 14. The Indians host Swanton this week for their Homecoming game.

Archbold (5-1) moved up from fourth to third in Division V, Region 18 after a 28-0 shutout win over Bryan. It is also Homecoming for the Blue Streaks, as they welcome in Liberty Center. The Tigers remained at fifth in the current rankings.

Swanton (4-2), who was not ranked in the top 12 last week, is now ninth in Region 18 after a 23-22 victory against Patrick Henry this past Friday.

In Division VI, Region 22, Evergreen (3-3) comes in at 12th.

Additionally, Archbold is rated 10th in the latest Ohio Associated Press poll for Division V and received one first place vote.

Rankings

Region 14 – 1. Bellville Clear Fork (6-0) 15.1667, 2. Oberlin Firelands (6-0) 11.7333, 3. St. Marys Memorial (5-1) 11.5, 4. Shelby (6-0) 10.8333, 5. Wauseon (5-1) 9.95, 6. Sparta Highland (5-1) 8.2667, 7. Bellevue (4-2) 7.6667, 8. Pepper Pike Orange (5-1) 7.5985, 9. Van Wert (3-3) 6.65, 10. Vermilion (5-1) 6.5167, 11. Lorain Clearview (5-1) 6.2551, 12. Warrensville Hts. (4-2) 6.2.

Region 18 – 1. Marion Pleasant (5-0) 12.1778, 2. Eastwood (6-0) 12.0, 3. Archbold (5-1) 10.95, 4. Otsego (5-1) 10.7167, 5. Liberty Center (5-1) 8.5, 6. Milan Edison (5-1) 8.15, 7. Genoa Area (5-1) 7.9, 8. Lewistown Indian Lake (4-2) 6.9833, 9. Swanton (4-2) 6.25, 10. Millbury Lake (4-2) 6.1833, 11. Huron (4-2) 5.8167, 12. Fostoria (4-2) 5.55.

Region 22 – 1. Liberty-Benton (5-1) 10.8667, 2. Bucyrus Wynford (5-1) 9.2833, 3. Carey (5-1) 7.8167, 4. Gibsonburg (5-1) 6.7, 5. Tinora (4-2) 6.6667, 6. Attica Seneca East (5-0) 6.5667, 7. Ada (4-2) 6.4, 8. Jeromesville Hillsdale (5-1) 6.3, 9. Hicksville (4-2) 5.9667, 10. Ottawa Hills (4-2) 5.4333, 11. Ashland Crestview (3-3) 4.5167, 12. Evergreen (3-3) 4.45.

Wauseon’s Connar Penrod drags down Caleb Carpenter of Liberty Center during last Friday’s game. The victory helped the Indians move up a spot in the latest computer rankings for Division IV, Region 14.
http://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2017/10/web1_Penrod-takes-down-Carpenter.jpgWauseon’s Connar Penrod drags down Caleb Carpenter of Liberty Center during last Friday’s game. The victory helped the Indians move up a spot in the latest computer rankings for Division IV, Region 14. Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

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