Locals in the Rankings

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We've reached Week 3 of the high school football season. After two games, several area teams are clinging to spots in the state rankings.

Eufaula is the area's only #1 ranked team. The Tigers have the top spot in Class 5A after a 2-0 start.

Meanwhile, over in Class 2A, The Houston Academy Raiders are ranked 5th. The Raiders are 2-0 after wins over Providence and Houston County. Next up is a home game against New Brockton Friday.

Down in Class 1A, The Brantley Bulldogs are ranked 3rd. The Dogs pounded on Providence 48-8 last week. Anthony Gulley ran back the opening kick and racked up 328 all purpose yards and four touchdowns. Brantley hosts Florala Friday.

In class 3A, Pike County suffered a Week 1 loss. But, the Dogs rallied for a 29-0 win over Wicksburg last week. The dogs are 8th in this week's poll. Pike County will travel to face the Headland Rams Friday night.