Week 2 Statewide Football Coaches Polls 2A

OSAAtoday presents its weekly 2A Football Coaches Poll. Thanks to all the coaches who took the time and had the expertise to contribute their opinions to this endeavor.

Please note: these polls are for generating interest and discussion only and have no impact on the OSAA’s RPI and Colley ratings that form the basis of the OSAA’s rankings for playoff purposes.

2A 

1. Kennedy (7) [2] 2-0 162

2. Santiam (6) [1] 2-0 149

3. Monroe (1) [3] 2-0 133

4. Knappa (2) [4] 2-0 127

5. Coquille [5] 2-0 76

6. Lost River (1) [7] 2-0 57

7. Neah-Kah-Nie [6] 1-1 52

8. Central Linn [9] 2-0 49

9. Portland Christian [10] 2-0 45 

10. Illinois Valley [nr] 2-0 33

First-place votes in parentheses               

Last ranking in brackets

Record listed is what’s posted on www.osaa.org 

Others receiving significant votes: Heppner (28), Colton (18), Sheridan (16), Glide (12), Grant Union (12), Jefferson (12)

Notes: Colton Sutton ran for 121 yards to lead Monroe past Grant Union 20-8. … Kennedy’s Emorej Lynk ran for 103 yards and four touchdowns as the Trojans bested Regis 46-6. … Illinois Valley’s Caleb Hess ran for 150 yards and three touchdowns to lead a 58-12 win over Gold Beach. … Kane Mihalak rushed for three touchdowns and caught a scoring pass as Portland Christian defeated Riverside 48-6. ... Sheridan's Josh Rogers ran for 326 yards and three touchdowns to lead a 28-20 win over Willamina. ... Santiam won at Heppner 14-8 as Trevor Tinney rushed for 130 yards and two touchdowns.