Football

Best of the West #9

Pisgah football players celebrate after winning Friday's rivalry game over Tuscola.

Pisgah football players celebrate after winning Friday’s rivalry game over Tuscola.

BEST OF THE WEST

Following are the season’s ninth Best of the West football rankings compiled by staff writer Andrew Pearson. Along with a team’s record, head-to-head matchups and strength of schedule are factored into the rankings.

TEAM

RECORD

LAST WEEK

1. Pisgah

8-0

2

2. Reynolds

6-2

3

3. Mitchell

8-0

4

4. Tuscola

7-1

1

5. Mountain Heritage

7-1

5

6. Erwin

5-4

7

7. Roberson

6-2

6

8. Christ School

6-1

8

9. Murphy

7-1

9

10. Hendersonville

6-3

10

Honorable mention: Asheville, Brevard, Franklin and Smoky Mountain.