Latest ND Division A and 9-man football polls released


September 13, 2017 8:00 pm

By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – The third 2017 football poll for North Dakota’s Division A and the fourth poll for North Dakota’s 9-man division were released Wednesday, September 13.

Defending NDHSAA Division A state champion Ellendale/Edgeley-Kulm (3-0) maintained its top spot in the Division A poll voted on by members of the North Dakota Associated Press Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NDAPSSA). Cavalier (4-0) retained the No. 1 ranking in the fourth 9-man poll of the 2017 season.

The E/E/K Thunder defeated Milnor/North Sargent 41-8 on Friday, September 8. E/E/K received 11 of the 17 first-place votes cast in the poll. Hillsboro/Central Valley (3-0) received three first-place votes and took the No. 2 spot in the poll. Beulah (3-0, two first-place votes), Langdon Area Munich (3-0, one first-place vote) and Carrington (3-0) rounded out the Division A poll.

Cavalier received 10 first-place votes after a 58-12 win over Midway/Minto in Week 4 of the season.

Bismarck Shiloh Christian (4-0, five first-place votes), Wyndmere/Lidgerwood (4-0, two first-place votes), Thompson (2-1), North Prairie (4-0) rounded out the 9-man poll.

Below are the complete polls with voting totals:

DIVISION A

1. Ellendale/Edgeley-Kulm (11) 3-0 75
2. Hillsboro-Central Valley (3) 3-0 66
3. Beulah (2) 3-0 48
4. Langdon/Edmore/Munich (1) 3-0 44
5. Carrington 3-0 12

Others Receiving Votes: Velva (3-0), Bishop Ryan (3-0), Oak Grove (3-0).
Note: First Place Votes in parentheses.

9-man

1. Cavalier (10) 4-0 73
2. Shiloh Christian (5) 4-0 68
3. Wyndmere-Lidgerwood (2) 4-0 59
4. Thompson 3-1 25
5. North Prairie 4-0 19

Others Receiving Votes: New Salem-Glen Ullin (4-0), Linton-HMB (4-0), Divide County (4-0), Napoleon/Gackle-Streeter (4-0).
Note: First Place Votes in parentheses.

2017 NDHSAA Football Standings

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