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. North Augusta

5. Spartanburg

6. Spring Valley

7. Dutch Fork

8. Stratford

9. York

10. Gaffney

Others receiving votes: South Pointe, South Florence, Summerville, Dorman

Class AAA

1. Daniel

2. Hartsville

3. Hanahan

4. Socastee

5. Strom Thurmond

6. Belton-Honea Path

7. Marlboro County

8. Brookland-Cayce

9. Chapman

10. Orangeburg-Wilkinson

Others receiving votes: North Myrtle Beach, Wren, Greer, Seneca, Blue Ridge, Hilton Head.

Class AA

1. Fairfield Central

2. Dillon

3. Silver Bluff

4. Newberry

5. Chesnee

6. Loris

7. Woodland

8. Ninety Six

9. Crescent

10. Timberland

Others receiving votes: Batesburg-Leesville, Saluda, Central, Waccamaw, Aynor, Bishop England, Andrews, Chesterfield

Class A

1. Christ Church

2. St. Joseph’s

3. Hemingway

4. Lamar

5. Carvers Bay

6. Allendale-Fairfax

7. Hunter-Kinard-Tyler

8. Johnsonville

9. Estill

10. Williston-Elko

Others receiving votes: Baptist Hill, Wagener-Salley, Lewisville, Latta