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Coaches poll: After win over Cascade Christian, Eatonville debuts at No. 9

Post by Todd Milles / The News Tribune on Oct. 24, 2012 at 1:10 pm with No Comments »
October 24, 2012 1:13 pm
Timberline quarterback Chris MacNeil made sure North Thurston - and not his Blazers - would exit the 3A coaches' poll.

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 ninth poll, and will update the rankings after each week in the regular season.


1. Skyline (9) 90
2. Federal Way 78
3. Camas 74
4. Gonzaga Prep 57
T5. Bellarmine Prep 52
T5. Kentwood 52
7. Mead 30
8. Graham-Kapowsin 21
T9. Bothell 12
T9. Skyview 12

Others receiving votes: Union 8, Ferris 4, Jackson 3, Auburn 1, Eastmont 1.

Voters (Nine of the 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. Eastside Catholic 70
3. Mount Si 64
4. Glacier Peak 48
5. Timberline 43
6. Kennedy Catholic 30
7. O’Dea 27
8. Peninsula 22
9. Ferndale 21
10. Marsyville-Pilchuck 19

Others receiving votes: Lakes 7, Kamiakin 3, Meadowdale 3, Oak Harbor 3.

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 (8) 87
T2. Lakewood 74
T2. Lynden 74
4. Tumwater (1) 64
T5. Capital 52
T5. Prosser 52
7. Mark Morris 36
8. West Valley of Spokane 15
9. Lindbergh 14
10. Bremerton 8

Others receiving votes: W.F. West 7, Archbishop Murphy 6, East Valley of Spokane 2, Ellensburg 2, Sumner 2.

Voters (Nine of the 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
2. Royal 88
3. Cashmere 80
4. Hoquiam 72
5. La Center 49
6. Mount Baker 42
7. Charles Wright Academy 37
8. Cle Elum/Roslyn 30
9. Eatonville 22
10. Montesano 13

Others receiving votes: Cascade Christian 9, Zillah 3, Woodland 2, Blaine 1, Cascade of Leavenworth 1, Chewelah 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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