The "Drive For Five" is underway.
Four-time defending state champion Highland Springs takes all first place votes to sit atop the first NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 High School Football Poll of 2019. The poll was released Monday evening exclusively on NBC12 Sports with Marc Davis.
The Springers are followed by Thomas Dale and defending Class 6 state champion Manchester, now playing in Region 5B.
We will discuss the poll, preview the Week 1 football schedule, and take YOUR questions LIVE on the first edition of the "On The Sidelines Wednesday Playbook", Wednesday at 3:15pm exclusively on the NBC12 Facebook page. CLICK HERE to watch live or on demand!
BIG 12 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL POLL (2018 record shown):
1) Highland Springs (15-0, Class 5 State Champions)
2) Thomas Dale (9-3)
3) Dinwiddie (11-2)
4) Manchester (15-0, Class 6 State Champions, now in Class 5)
5) Varina (8-3)
6) Hopewell (9-2)
7) Henrico (10-2)
8) L.C. Bird (9-3)
9) Monacan (9-3)
10) Atlee (7-4)
11) Louisa (11-1)
12) Benedictine (1-0 in 2019)
ALSO RECEIVING VOTES: Goochland, Deep Run, Glen Allen
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