Posted: 2:12 pm Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

Glades Central up to No. 2 in Beef O’Brady’s poll 

By Jason Lieser

The latest statewide, all-classification Beef O’Brady’s poll has Fort Lauderdale-St. Thomas Aquinas as Florida’s best high school team, followed by Glades Central.

Dwyer is No. 9 and Pahokee is 16th.

Here are the full poll results (first-place votes in parenthesis; area teams in bold):

1. Fort Lauderdale-St. Thomas Aquinas (10)
2. Glades Central
T3. Miami-Booker T. Washington
T3. Lakeland
5. Jacksonville-Bolles
6. Miami Northwestern
7. Bradenton-Manatee
8. Miami Central
9. Dwyer
10. Niceville
11. Orlando-Dr. Phillips
12. St. Augustine
13. Apopka
14. Tampa-Plant
15. Venice
16. Pahokee
17. Seffner-Armwood
18. Miami-Columbus
19. Punta Gorda-Charlotte
20. Cocoa
21. Tampa Bay Tech
22. Jacksonville-Jackson
23. Tallahassee-North Florida Christian
24. Tampa Catholic
25. DeLand

Others receiving votes: Miramar, Tampa-Hillsborough, Orange Park, Miami Southridge, Gainesville, Lakeland-Kathleen, Citra-North Marion, Naples-Barron Collier, Pompano Beach-Ely, Fleming Island.