The Marion Wildcats remains atop the John A Logan Little Egypt Football Coaches’ Poll as we head in to Week 4 of the season as the unanimous #1 team.

Benton continues to pick up attention as the #2 team, gaining nearly all the second place votes, finishing with 87 points.

Johnston City made the largest leap after their 28-26 victory over Fairfield, jumping up from #10 to #6, just a few points away from cracking the top 5.

Carterville also made a big leap after their 31-21 win at Murphysboro, going from #7 to #4.

 

Here’s a look at the Full Rankings:

Rank School (First Place Votes) Points Rank Last Week
1 Marion (10) 100 1 (-)
2 Benton 87 2(-)
3 Nashville 66 4 (+1)
4 Carterville 61 7 (+3)
5 Murphysboro 47 3 (-2)
6 Johnston City 45 10 (+4)
7 Fairfield 38 5 (-2)
8 Centralia 30 6 (-2)
9 Cahokia 22 9 (-)
10 Carbondale 21 8 (-2)

Also receiving votes: Anna-Jonesboro 8, Du Quoin 6, Flora 4, Chester 4, Harrisburg 2, Herrin 1

Southern Illinois Coaches interested in participating in the Coaches Poll can email picks to mattv@riverradio.net every week by end of day each Wednesday of the season.

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