Posted: 7:07 am Monday, March 24th, 2014

Flag Football: Seminole Ridge earns No. 1 state ranking 

By Jodie Wagner

Seminole Ridge was named the state’s top team in the initial 2014 Florida Flag Football Power 25 rankings.

The Lady Hawks, coached by Austin Bowe, are seeking their third straight state title and fourth in five years. Since 2012, Seminole Ridge has compiled a 120-12 record.

The Hawks are 3-0 this season following victories against Coral Springs-Taravella, Palm Beach Lakes and Boynton Beach.

Jupiter is ranked No. 6 in the poll, while Treasure Coast is 18th and Palm Beach Gardens is 22nd.

The Florida Flag Football Power 25 rankings are listed below. Area teams are in bold.

1. Seminole Ridge (3-0) 92.7
2. Robinson (2-0) 90.7
3. Dr. Phillips (2-0) 82.8
4. Harmony (4-0) 75.6
5. Apopka (3-0) 72.6
6. Jupiter (2-0) 72.4
7. Northeast-St. Pete (3-0) 71.7
8. Leon (1-0) 71.5
9. Taravella (3-1) 70.1
10. Alonso (2-0) 69.5
11. Durant (4-0) 68.8
12. Coconut Creek (4-0) 66.2
13. Timber Creek (3-1) 65.7
14. Stranahan (4-1) 65.6
15. Kissimmee Osceola (3-0) 65.5
16. Mater Academy (4-0) 65.4
17. Mandarin (2-0) 65.3
18. Treasure Coast (1-0) 65.2
19. Trinity Catholic (3-0) 65.1
20. DeLand (2-0) 65.0
21. Boca Ciega (3-0) 64.9
22. Palm Beach Gardens (1-1) 64.8
23. Bloomingdale (1-0) 64.7
24. Oak Ridge (4-0) 64.6
25. Fleming Island (5-0) 64.5