The sports staffs of The Northern Virginia Daily, The Winchester Star and The Warren Sentinel collaborated to create a football top 10 for the schools in the area. Each staffer voted, with 10 points being awarded to the top-ranked team, nine to the No. 2 team and so on. First-place votes are in parentheses.
School Name;Record;Last Week
The Judges beat No. 8 Millbrook 36-18 last week. Handley hosts No. 6 Sherando on Saturday.
2. Clarke County;6-0;3
Clarke County beat Madison County 42-6 last week. The Eagles play at Meridian on Friday.
3. James Wood;4-2;2
The Colonels lost to Jefferson (W.Va.) 33-14 last week. James Wood hosts Liberty on Friday.
The Falcons took a forfeit win over Luray last week. Central hosts No. 7 Skyline on Friday.
The Rams beat Manassas Park 57-0 on Monday. Strasburg plays at Madison County on Friday.
The Warriors won their fourth-straight game with a 23-8 victory over Liberty last week. Sherando plays at No. 1 Handley on Saturday.
The Hawks beat William Monroe 29-20 last week for their first win of the season. Skyline plays at No. 4 Central on Friday.
Millbrook lost to No. 1 Handley 36-18 last week. The Pioneers host Kettle Run on Friday.
9. Warren County;0-6;9
The Wildcats lost to Meridian 48-22 last week. Warren County plays at winless Manassas Park on Friday.
10. Mountain View;0-2;10
The Generals canceled their season due to a lack of players.