WGRZ High School Football Poll: Week 9
6:45 PM, Nov 3, 2013
- Jamestown (9-0) Red Raiders ended Blue Devils win streak behind Jake Sisson's 7 tds to earn berth in AA championship for third consecutive year.
- Sweet Home (9-0) Panthers keep rolling earning a trip to the Ralph for the 7th consecutive year. Win streak against section VI opponents now at an unbelievable 69 games.
- Canisius (7-2) Crusaders defense dominated Marauders earning 1st seed in playoffs. Only allowed 36 pts in 9 games.
- Frontier (7-2) Falcons came to play on a muddy field and dominated the Quakers. Now get ready for the pass happy Red Raiders.
- Williamsville North (6-3) Spartan surprised in Class A reaching title game for the first time ever. Defense has played lights out in playoffs led by, Zac Kelly, Duke Buang, Nick and Jake Ames and George Attea.
- St. Joes (6-3) Offense stuck in neutral on a rainy day without Rod Payne and without Nigel Davis being at 100 %. Could have rematch with Crusaders for MSGR Martin title game @ stadium.
- Kenmore West (6-3) Blue Devils had solid year and congrats to Rich Harris, coaches and players for making it to the semi-finals.
- South Park (7-2) Sparks will be back next year. Tim Delaney did super job this year.
- West Seneca East (7-2) Trojans are 16-3 past 2 seasons
- Grand Island (7-2) Vikings despite several season ending injuries to key players had an excellent season.
- Alden (9-0) Bulldogs win over Burgard is 39th consecutive win over section VI opponents. Earned 5th consecutive trip to Ralph.
- Randolph (9-0) The Cardinal machine keeps rolling with its 19th consecutive win. Will make 14th appearance in title game.
- Fredonia (9-0) McCarthy and Ley are nightmares for opponents. The JR RB has scored 30 tds. Earned rematch at Stadium with Cleveland Hill.
- Cleveland Hill (9-0) Glen Graham has Golden Eagles flying to the Ralph for the 3rd consecutive year.
- Burgard (7-2) lost heartbreaker to Alden. 2 losses by 11pts hurts. Bulldogs came of age this season and will be a force for years to come.
- Depew (7-2) Brian Wilson has done excellent job with playoff wins over Bennett and Eden. Face rematch with Alden at Stadium.
- Cheektowaga (6-2) Warriors are 16-3 past 2 yrs. Mike Fatta and staff do excellent job.
- Akron (6-3) Lauricella should be a Connolly Cup finalist.
- Maple Grove (7-1) Had comeback win over Portville. Have tough matchup against Cardinals at Stadium.
- Lackawanna Steelers led by Smith and Gregoire
- Eden Raiders, Smythe deserves to be finalist for the Connolly Cup.