1997 Final Football Polls

Class 5-A

Place Team (First place votes) Record Points
1. West Monroe (10) 9-0 120
2. Ouachita 7-2 98
3. Shaw 8-1 94
4. Carencro 9-1 90
5. Byrd 9-1 80
6. Catholic (BR) 9-1 66
7. Jesuit 8-1 50
8. Destrehan 9-1 44
9. Neville 6-3 42
10. West Jefferson 8-2 35
Others receiving votes: Barbe 30, Acadiana 6, LaGrange 6, East St. John 5, Sulphur 4, Covington 3, Salmen 2, De La Salle 1.

 

Class 4-A

Place Team (First place votes) Record Points
1. John Curtis (9) 8-1 118
2. Broadmoor (1) 10-0 108
3. Eunice 10-0 104
4. Wossman 7-1 83
5. St. Thomas More 8-2 75
6. Alexandria 8-2 71
7. Franklin Parish 8-2 57
8. Bastrop 6-4 46
9. Northside 7-3 41
10. O.P. Walker 8-2 31
Others receiving votes: Assumption 19, Capitol 16, Crowley 8, Baker 6, Hammond 2, Hannan 1, Haughton 1.

 

Class 3-A

Place Team (First place votes) Record Points
1. Evangel (9) 10-0 119
2. Independence (1) 10-0 111
3. Parkview Baptist 10-0 97
4. Breaux Bridge 10-0 91
5. Amite 9-1 79
6. Notre Dame 8-2 69
7. Westlake 8-2 51
8. Ferriday 7-3 48
9. St. James 7-3 40
10. Benton 9-1 29
Others receiving votes: Springhill 18, Rayne 11, Abbeville 9, Marksville 6, Winnsboro 6.

 

Class 2-A

Place Team (First place votes) Record Points
1. Port Barre (10) 10-0 120
2. Pickering 9-1 105
3. West St. John 9-1 102
4. Homer 9-1 84
5. Newman 9-1 79
6. Ouachita Christian 9-1 77
7. South Cameron 8-2 49
8. Oak Grove 8-2 42
9. Jonesboro-Hodge 8-2 29
10. Northeast 8-2 26
Others receiving votes: Teurlings Catholic 24, Iota 18, Pope John Paul II 14, East Beauregard 6, Clinton 5, University Lab 4, Buckeye 2.

 

Class 1-A

Place Team (First place votes) Record Points
1. Central Catholic (7) 9-0 115
2. Logansport 10-0 107
3. Kentwood (3) 9-1 94
4. Haynesville 9-1 90
5. Newellton 9-1 80
6. Sacred Heart (VP) 8-2 67
7. Grambling 8-2 56
8. Vermilion Catholic 8-2 53
9. Sterlington 7-3 33
10. Basile 8-2 28
Others receiving votes: Country Day 19, Loreauville 14, Southern Lab 12, LaSalle 6, St. Edmund 2.