Rockwall ranked 6th in preseason THSCA coaches football poll

AUSTIN – The Texas High School Coaches Association Preseason Football Poll was just released at TheAthleticsDepartment.com, with the Rockwall Yellowjackets ranked 6th with 28 points, just behind Coppell with 29 points.

The poll is voted on by a panel of THCSA coaches. It is displayed with first-place votes in parenthesis, records, points based on 10-1 and the team’s ranking in last week’s poll.

Last year, Coach Rodney Webb’s high-scoring Jackets won District and three playoff games, but lost their State Quarterfinal game, to Austin Lake Travis, 45-24, at Kyle Field at Texas A&M University. The Cavaliers are ranked 2nd in the Class 6A Region IV poll.

Following are other Class 6A rankings:

Class 6A, Region II

 No. Team 2015 Record Pts
1 Conroe The Woodlands (3) 10-2 62
2 Spring Westfield (3) 9-3 59
3 Klein Collins 9-2 47
4 Longview (1) 11-3 40
5 Coppell 6-5 29
6 Rockwall 10-4 28
7 Lufkin 7-4 25
8 Round Rock Cedar Ridge 10-2 23
9 Mesquite Horn (1) 6-5 22
10 Dallas Jesuit 10-2 18

Others receiving votes: Spring 13; Garland Rowlett 12; Tyler 12; Dallas Skyline 9; North Mesquite 9; Houston Stratford 8; Round Rock 7; Beaumont West Brook 6; Austin Bowie 4; Pflugerville Hendrickson 4; Klein Oak 3.

Class 6A Region I

No. Team 2015 Record Pts
1 Cedar Hill (6) 9-2 75
2 Allen (1) 14-1 69
3 Euless Trinity 10-1 53
4 Southlake Carroll 9-3 48
5 DeSoto (1) 6-6 39
6 Arlington Martin 10-3 36
7 Denton Guyer 10-4 33
8 Mansfield 12-3 21
9 San Angelo Central 11-2 14
9 Waco Midway 9-4 14

Others receiving votes: South Grand Prairie 13; Lewisville Marcus 8; Plano East 5; Arlington Lamar 3; Odessa Permian 3; Abilene 2; Belton 2; Duncanville 2.

Class 6A Region III

1 Katy (8) 16-0 80
2 Galena Park North Shore 13-3 52
3 Pearland 11-1 50
4 Richmond George Ranch 16-0 46
5 Houston Lamar 11-2 37
6 Dickinson 12-2 33
7 Houston Cypress Ranch 10-2 31
8 Fort Bend Ridge Point 11-4 22
9 Humble Atascocita 12-2 19
9 Katy Cinco Ranch 9-2 19

Others receiving votes: Friendswood 9; Fort Bend Hightower 8; Houston Cypress Falls 8; Houston Strake Jesuit 6; Pearland Dawson 5; Houston Cypress Creek 3; League City Clear Springs 3; Houston Cy-Fair 2; La Porte 2; League City Clear Creek 2; Alief Elsik 1; Alief Taylor 1; Houston King 1.

Class 6A Region IV

No. Team 2015 Record Pts
1 Cibolo Steele (1) 14-1 71
2 Austin Lake Travis (6) 15-1 69
3 Austin Westlake 14-2 57
4 Converse Judson (1) 13-2 53
5 Spring Branch Smithson Valley 10-4 39
6 San Antonio Brennan 9-3 31
7 Schertz Clemens 11-3 21
8 Austin Vandegrift 11-3 19
9 San Antonio Reagan 10-1 17
10 Cedar Park Vista Ridge 12-3 14

Others receiving votes: San Antonio Johnson 11; San Antonio O’Connor 11; McAllen Memorial 7; Laredo United 6; Harlingen 4; Los Fresnos 4; San Antonio Brandeis 4; San Antonio Stevens 2.

See additional polls for Class 5-2A at TheAthleticsDepartment.com.