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. South Florence

6. North Augusta

7. Stratford

8. Hillcrest

9. Dutch Fork

10. South Pointe

Others receiving votes: Gaffney, Summerville, Boiling Springs, York

Class AAA

1. Daniel

2T. Hanahan

2T. Socastee

4. Hartsville

5. Strom Thurmond

6. Marlboro County

7. Belton-Honea Path

8. Orangeburg-Wilkinson

9. Crestwood

10. Blue Ridge

Others receiving votes: Greer, Chapman, Chapin, North Myrtle Beach

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: Newberry, Saluda

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