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

1. James Wood(4);3-0;1

The Colonels beat Brentsville last week, 37-15. James Wood plays at Kettle Run on Friday.

2. Handley(1);4-0;2

The Judges handled No. 9 Skyline, 56-13, last week. Handley plays at Fauquier on Friday.

3. Clarke County;3-0;4

Clarke County knocked off No. 4 Central, 13-7 last week. The Eagles play at No. 5 Strasburg on Friday.

4. Central;3-1;3

The Falcons lost to No. 3 Clarke County, 13-7 last week. Central has a bye this week.

5. Strasburg;3-0;5

The Rams had a bye last week. Strasburg hosts No. 3 Clarke County on Friday

6. Sherando;1-3;6

The Warriors picked up their first win of the season last week, 49-43 over Musselman (W.Va.). Sherando hosts No. 7 Millbrook on Friday.

7. Millbrook;0-3;7

The Pioneers game with Potomac Falls was canceled last week. Millbrook plays at No. 6 Sherando on Friday.

8. Skyline;0-2;8

The Hawks fell to No. 2 Handley, 56-13, last week. Skyline plays at Luray on Friday.

9. Warren County;0-4;9

The Wildcats lost to Fauquier last week, 20-0. Warren County has a bye this week.

10. Mountain View;0-1;10

The Generals canceled their season due to a lack of players.