Here’s how a statewide panel of sportswriters rank the top high school football teams in South Carolina.

Class AAAA

1. Northwestern

2. Byrnes

3. Goose Creek

4. Spring Valley

5. Stratford; 6

6. South Florence

7. North Augusta

8. York

9. Lexington

10. Hillcrest

Others receiving votes: Gaffney, Boiling Springs, Dutch Fork, Summerville, South Pointe, Fort Dorchester

Class AAA

1. Daniel

2. Hanahan

3. Socastee

4. Strom Thurmond

5. Hartsville

6. Marlboro County

7. Belton-Honea Path

8. Greer

9. North Myrtle Beach

10. Orangeburg-Wilkinson

Others receiving votes: Crestwood, Broome

Class AA

1. Fairfield Central

2. Dillon

3. Silver Bluff

4. Chesnee

5. Batesburg-Leesville

6. Bishop England

7. Timberland

8. Ninety Six

9. Woodland

10. Loris

Others receiving votes: Edisto, Crescent, Central, Newberry

Class A

1. Christ Church

2. Carvers Bay

3. Lamar

4. St. Joseph’s

5. Hemingway

6. Allendale-Fairfax

7. Williston-Elko

8. Johnsonville

9. Hunter-Kinard-Tyler

10. Estill

Others receiving votes: Wagener-Salley, Fox Creek