Posted: 10:15 pm Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

Dwyer, Clewiston move up FloridaHSFootball.com rankings 

By Anthony Chiang

Dwyer is slowly moving up the rankings.

In this week’s FloridaHSFootball.com rankings, the Panthers jumped two spots to No.7 in the large schools poll. However, Fort Pierce Central fell four spots to No. 19 after losing to No. 15 Daytona Beach Mainland last week.

In the small schools poll, Clewiston moved up to No. 15. Cardinal Newman and Glades Central are among the teams that received votes.

Large Schools Division (Classes 5A-8A)
Ranking, Team, Points, First Place Votes, Record, Previous
1. Miami Central, 358 (16), 8-1, 1
2. Bradenton Manatee, 341 (2), 10-0, 2
3. Apopka, 319, 9-1, 3
4. Miramar, 303, 10-0, 4
5. Orlando Dr. Phillips, 269, 10-0, 6
6. Seffner Armwood, 249, 10-0, 7
7. Dwyer, 242, 10-0, 9
8. Tallahassee Godby, 255, 8-1, 8
9. Tarpon Springs East Lake, 196, 10-0, 10
10. Plantation American Heritage, 187, 9-1, 11
11. Deerfield Beach, 171, 10-0, 19
12. Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas, 168, 9-1, 5
13. Pensacola Catholic, 156, 10-0, 12
14. Lake City Columbia, 103, 9-1, 13
15. Daytona Beach Mainland, 100, 9-1, 17
16. Tampa Plant, 86, 8-1-1, 14
17. Niceville, 57, 9-1, 20
18. Merritt Island, 42, 10-0, NR
19. Fort Pierce Central, 39, 8-1, 15
20. Fleming Island, 27, 10-0, NR

Other Teams Receiving Votes: Homestead South Dade – 24; Bushnell South Sumter – 23; Jacksonville Ed White – 20; Tallahassee Rickars – 11; Jacksonville First Coast -11; Pensacola West Florida – 10; Lake Mary – 10; Tampa Jefferson – 9; Lakeland Kathleen – 9; Lakeland – 5; Tampa Sickles – 5

Small Schools Division (Classes 1A-4A)
Ranking, Team, Points, First Place Votes, Record, Previous
1. Miami Booker T. Washington, 360 (18), 10-0, 1
2. Cocoa, 328, 9-1, 2
3. Jacksonville Trinity Christian, 316, 8-1, 5
4. Davie University School, 292, 8-2, 2
5. Jacksonville Raines, 285, 8-2, 6
6. Clearwater Central Catholic, 239, 8-2, 8
7. Jacksonville University Christian, 236, 8-2, 7
8. Hialeah Champagnat, 231, 10-0, 9
9. South Daytona Warner Christian, 196, 8-1, 10
10. Tampa Catholic, 190, 8-2, 5
11. Blountstown, 171, 10-0, 12
12. Miami Westminster Christian, 158, 8-1, 13
13. Melbourne Central Catholic, 148, 10-0, 15
14. Cross City Dixie County, 133, 8-0, 14
15. Clewiston, 104, 9-1, 17
16. Tallahassee North Florida Christian, 96, 7-2, 16
17. Jacksonville Bolles, 75, 7-3, 11
18. Fort White, 69, 7-1, 19
19. Union County, 43, 9-1, 20
20T. Pinecrest Gulliver Prep, 25, 8-2, 18
20T. Ocala Trinity Catholic, 25, 7-3, NR

Other Teams Receiving Votes: Cardinal Newman – 22; Baker – 12; Trenton – 6; Bristol Liberty County – 4; Frostproof – 4; Glades Central – 1