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. Dutch Fork

5. North Augusta

6. Dorman

7. Spartanburg

8. Spring Valley

9. Stratford

10. South Pointe

Others receiving votes: York, Greenwood, Gaffney, South Florence

Class AAA

1. Daniel

2. Hartsville

3. Strom Thurmond

4. Hanahan

5. Socastee

6. Belton-Honea Path

7. Marlboro County

8. Brookland-Cayce

9. Chapman

10. Orangeburg-Wilkinson

Others receiving votes: North Myrtle Beach, Darlington, Seneca, Georgetown, Blue Ridge, Greer, Hilton Head Island, Midland Valley

Class AA

1. Dillon

2. Fairfield Central

3. Newberry

4. Central

5. Timberland

6. Silver Bluff

7. Chesnee

8. Loris

9. Saluda

10. Woodland and Chesterfield

Others receiving votes: Batesburg-Leesville, Crescent, Ninety Six, Bishop England

Class A

1. Christ Church

2. St. Joseph’s

3. Hemingway

4. Lamar

5. Allendale-Fairfax

6. Baptist Hill

7. Carvers Bay

8. Johnsonville

9. Ridge Spring-Monetta

10. Lewisville

Others receiving votes: Cross, Fox Creek, Williston-Elko, Hunter-Kinard-Tyler, Estill