Demopolis climbs into top 5

Published 12:23 pm Wednesday, October 22, 2014

The Demopolis Tigers (7-1, 6-0) have climbed into the Top 5 in the Alabama Sports Writers Association poll.

The Tigers have fought from being unranked at the beginning of the season to No. 5 in the Class 5A poll by winning Class 5A, Region 4 and only dropping their season opener to Thomasville this season so far.

Sweet Water, Linden and Marengo Academy have all remained in their respective Top 10 polls all season.

The polls for 5A, 2A, 1A and AISA are as follows:

Class 5A

1. St. Paul’s (32) (8-0)

2. Guntersville (8-0)

3. Parker (8-0)

4. East Limestone (8-0)

5. Demopolis (7-1)

6. Jackson (6-2)

7. Russellville (7-1)

8. Mortimer Jordan (7-1)

9. Ramsay (7-1)

10. Calera (7-1)

Class 2A

1. Fyffe (26) (8-0)

2. Washington Co. (6) (8-0)

3. G.W. Long (8-0)

4. Tanner (7-2)

5. Ranburne (7-0)

6. Elba (8-0)

7. Sweet Water (6-2)

8. Reeltown (7-1)

9. Pickens Co. (6-2)

10. Red Bay (7-1)

Class 1A

1. Brantley (19) (8-0)

2. Maplesville (13) (7-0)

3. Hubbertville (7-0)

4. Donoho (8-0)

5. Linden (4-3)

6. Berry (6-2)

7. Ragland (7-1)

8. Hackleburg (7-1)

9. McKenzie (7-1)

10. Phillips (8-1)

AISA

1. Edgewood Acad. (32) (8-0)

2. Bessemer Acad. (8-0)

3. Escambia Acad. (7-0)

4. Marengo Acad. (6-1)

5. Monroe Acad. (8-1)

6. Restoration (6-2)

7. S. Choctaw Acad. (5-2)

8. Autuaga Acad. (6-1)

9. Wilcox Acad. (5-2)

10. Tuscaloosa Acad. (6-2)