My Week 6 AP poll ballot

As usual, just voting in the upper five classes. If I was picking the lower ones as well, Aurora Christian would get a No. 1 vote in 3A and Hales would be in the 1A mix.


1. Maine South

2. Bolingbrook

3. Mount Carmel

4. Loyola

5. Marist

6. Neuqua Valley

7. Hinsdale Central

8. Palatine

9. Waubonsie Valley

10. O’Fallon


1. Glenbard West

2. Lincoln-Way East

3. Wheaton North

4. Rockford Boylan

5. Batavia

6. Cary-Grove

7. Providence

8. Lake Zurich

9. East St. Louis

10. Thornton


1. Crete-Monee

2. Lemont

3. Chatham Glenwood

4. Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin

5. Kaneland

6. Normal West

7. Richards

8. Rock Island

9. St. Patrick

10. Peoria Rchwoods


1. Montini

2. Joliet Catholic

3. Morris

4. Marian Central

5. Normal U-High

6. Charleston

7. Washington, Ill.

8. Robeson

9. Sycamore

10. Rochelle


1. Rock Island Alleman

2. Rochester

3. Bishop McNamara

4. North Chicago

5. Breese Mater Dei

6. Macomb

7. Mt. Carmel, Ill.

8. Immaculate Conception

9. Sandwich

10. Coal City

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