8 teams from the Acadiana area are ranked in the latest LSWA high school football polls, which were released on Tuesday, following the completion of the 8th week of regular season action.

One local team is even listed at the very top of their respective poll.

In Class 5A, Acadiana is ranked 7th, while St. Thomas More is also 4th in the 4A poll, with Rayne checking in at #10.

In Class 3A, there are no local teams ranked this week.

In the Class 2A poll, Notre Dame is the top-ranked school, with Catholic High-New Iberia checking in 4th, and Ascension Episcopal at #10.

Finally, in the Class A poll, Opelousas Catholic is ranked #3, while Lafayette Christian is #8.

The complete polls are below, with the number of first-place votes, season record, total votes, and ranking from last week listed beside them.

CLASS 5A

1, West Monroe (7) 8-0 115 1
2, John Curtis (2) 7-1 108 2
3, Evangel (1) 6-1 103 3
4, Scotlandville 7-0 91 5
5, Covington 8-0 83 6
6, Barbe 7-1 63 7
7, Acadiana 7-1 62 4
8, Zachary 6-2 38 9
9, East Ascension 7-1 32 NR
10, (tie), Ruston 5-2 18 NR
(tie), St. Amant 7-1 18 NR
(tie), Rummel 5-2 18 8
Others receiving votes: Hahnville 11, Sulphur 9, Landry-Walker 6, Catholic-BR 5.

CLASS 4A

1, Warren Easton (7) 6-1 113 1
2, Benton (3) 8-0 106 2
3, Karr 7-1 100 3
4, St. Thomas More 7-1 91 4
5, Lakeshore 8-0 82 5
6, McDonogh 35 6-2 69 6
7, Plaquemine 6-2 57 8
8, Northwood-Shrev. 6-2 44 9
9, E.D. White Catholic 7-1 27 NR
10, Rayne 6-1 20 NR
Others receiving votes: Parkview Baptist 19, Leesville 12, Neville 10, Woodlawn-Shreveport 10, Salmen 9, Vandebilt Catholic 8, Woodlawn-BR 2.

CLASS 3A

1, De La Salle (6) 7-0 115 1
2, University (3) 8-0 113 2
3, Sterlington (1) 8-0 99 3
4, West Feliciana 7-1 86 4
5, Iowa 8-0 80 5
6, St. Charles Catholic 7-1 69 6
7, Jena 8-0 66 7
8, Richwood 6-2 44 9
9, Caldwell Parish 8-0 35 10
10, Albany 7-1 26 NR
Others receiving votes: St. James 25, Northwest 5, Hannan 4, Loranger 3, Donaldsonville 3, Union Parish 3, Church Point 2, Kaplan 2.

CLASS 2A

1, Notre Dame (9) 7-0 119 1
2, Amite (1) 8-0 109 2
3, Welsh 7-0 100 3
4, Catholic-NI 7-1 85 4
5, Many 6-2 77 5
6, Newman 8-0 71 6
7, St. Helena 6-2 45 7
8, Ferriday 6-2 44 9
9, Dunham 7-1 42 10
10, Ascension Episcopal 7-1 30 NR
Others receiving votes: Mangham 19, Episcopal-BR 13, Riverside Academy 12, Calvary Baptist 9, Kinder 5.

CLASS 1A

1, Logansport (9) 8-0 119 1
2, Kentwood (1) 7-1 99 2
3, Opelousas Catholic 6-1 93 3
4, Haynesville 5-2 87 5
5, Oak Grove 7-1 80 6
6, Cedar Creek 8-0 72 7
7, St. Mary’s 7-1 51 8
8, Lafayette Christian 7-1 44 4
9, West St. John 6-2 34 T9
10, Catholic-PC 7-1 32 T9
Others receiving votes: St. Edmund 23, Ascension Catholic 19, Vermilion Catholic 11, Southern Lab 7, Ouachita Christian 6, Elton 3.