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Coaches poll: Nobody certain who reigns as 2A’s top program

Post by Todd Milles / The News Tribune on Sep. 26, 2012 at 11:40 am with 1 Comment »
September 26, 2012 11:43 am

For the first time, The News Tribune has organized a statewide football coaches poll for the 4A, 3A, 2A and 1A classifications.

With the cooperation of more three dozen coaches from around the state, The News Tribune is releasing its fifth poll, and will update the rankings after each week in the regular season.


1. Skyline (9) 90
2. Mead 79
3. Federal Way 72
T4. Skyview 56
T4. Camas 56
6. Kentwood 46
7. Bellarmine Prep 40
8. Gonzaga Prep 28
9. Ferris 11
10. Union 6

Others receiving votes: Moses Lake 3, Woodinville 3, Lake Stevens 2, Bothell 1, Newport of Bellevue 1, Richland 1.

Voters (Nine of 10 voted this week): Mat Taylor, Skyline; Wayne Maxwell, Woodinville; Tony Davis, Tahoma; Gavin Kralik, Bethel; Cale Piland, Union; Steve Graff, Chiwana; Dan Eyman, Eisenhower; Jim Sharkey, Ferris; Tom Tri, Lake Stevens; and Bill Beattie, Olympia.


1. Bellevue (8) 80
2. Mount Si 72
3. Meadowdale 61
4. Kamiakin 47
T5. Glacier Peak 43
T5. O’Dea 43
7. Mercer Island 22
8. Eastside Catholic 18
9. North Thurston 14
T10. Oak Harbor 11
T10. Timberline 11

Others receiving votes: Peninsula 9, Kennedy Catholic 5, Marysville-Pilchuck 2, Ferndale 1, Southridge 1.

Voters (All 8 voted this week: Jay Turner, Oak Harbor; Brett Ogata, Mercer Island; Jamie Plenkovich, Ferndale; Garrett Cook, Seattle Prep; Dave Miller, Lakes; Adam Mathieson, Mountain View; Jason Silbaugh, Bonney Lake; Aaron Maul, Bishop Blanchet.


1. Othello (4) 79
2. Lakewood (2) 76
3. Lynden (2) 71
4. Capital 65
5. Prosser 47
6. Tumwater (1) 46
T7. Ellensburg 31
T7. W.F. West 31
9. East Valley of Spokane 20
10. Mark Morris 11

Others receiving votes: Orting 8, Burlington-Edison 6, North Kitsap 2, Archbishop Murphy 1, Squalicum 1.

Voters (nine of 10 voted this week): Curt Kramme, Lynden; Reed Richardson, Squalicum; Dan Teeter, Lakewood; Mike VonRueden, Washington; Keith Ross, Sumner; Jeff Weible, North Kitsap; Shawn Perkins, Mark Morris; Benji Sonnichsen, Prosser; Adam Fisher, Spokane East Valley; and Jim Sutrick, Foster.


1. King’s (10) 100
T2. Cashmere 82
T2. Royal 82
4. Hoquiam 67
5. Cle Elum/Roslyn 61
6. Cascade Christian 50
7. Cedar Park Christian 33
8. Blaine 21
9. Montesano 16
T10. Charles Wright Academy 13
T10. La Center 13

Others receiving votes: Mount Baker 8, Tenino 2, Friday Harbor 1, River View 1.

Voters (All 10 voted this week): Jay Dodd, Blaine; Jim Shapiro, King’s; Randy Davis, Cascade Christian; George Fairhart, Eatonville; Terry Jensen, Montesano; Mark Greenleaf, Woodland; Tim Strother, Zillah; Phil Zukowski, Cashmere; Todd Parmenter, Cedar Park Christian; Jerry King, retired (Northeast League).



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  1. northwestfootballman says:

    Is everyone forgetting how physically dominating Shelton has been. That Kinne kid is averaging about 290 yds a game with defenses knowing what is coming. And they haven’t even unleashed the TE. Wow get right.

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