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BOZICH | Two Top 10 playoff match-ups highlight WDRB HS Football poll

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Shelby County moved into the WDRB High School Football Top 10 this week. Shelby County moved into the WDRB High School Football Top 10 this week.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The blowout round of the Kentucky high school football playoffs ended with few surprises. Games with drama and juice should move onto the schedule this weekend.

Trinity remains the unanimous and barely tested top-ranked team in the WDRB High School Football Top 10. The Rocks are likely to continue their perfect season Friday against Eastern, a team they beat 56-0 Oct. 7.

But several teams in the poll face intriguing tests. St. Xavier, No. 2, gets a rematch with No. 4 Manual. Male, ranked third, plays talented Pleasure Ridge Park, ranked eighth.

After defeating Muhlenberg County, 63-14, last weekend, St. Xavier moved from third to second in the poll, trading places with Male.

DeSales, ranked sixth, must visit Glasgow, which has won eight of 10 games.

Trinity remains 21st nationally in the MaxPreps poll, the only Kentucky team ranked in the Top 30.

Here is the latest Top 10:

1. Trinity (11-0, 7 first-place votes, 70 points) --The Rocks pitched another shutout and now play an Eastern team they beat, 56-0.

2. St. Xavier (8-3, 59 points) -- After handling Muhlenberg County, the Tigers play host to Manual.

3. Male (9-2, 58 points) -- The Bulldogs will try to repeat their 46-3 regular-season victory over Pleasure Ridge Park.

4. Manual (9-2, 47 points) -- The Crimson get another crack at St. X, a team that beat Manual, 28-12.

5. Christian Academy (10-1, 42 points) -- The Centurions will try to stretch their winning streak to 11 against Washington County.

6. DeSales (9-2, 27 points) -- After beating Monroe County, 52-0, the Colts travel to Glasgow.

7. Brownstown (Ind.) Central (11-1, 24 points) -- Brownstown went on the road to beat Southridge, 50-14, and now gets Evansville Memorial at home in 3A regional play.

8. Pleasure Ridge Park (7-4, 23 points) -- The Panthers have a difficult task against Male.

9. Shelby County (10-1, 20 points) -- After defeating Breckinridge County, the Rockets face rival Collins. The Rockets won the regular-season game 39-6 on Oct. 21.

10. Ballard (8-3, 7 points) -- The Bruins must go on the road to play Central Hardin, which has won five straight.

Others receiving votes (in order): Bardstown, Fern Creek, South Oldham.

Individual ballots

Tom Lane: 1. Trinity; 2. St. X; 3. Male; 4. Manual; 5. CAL; 6. DeSales; 7. Shelby County; 8. South Oldham; 9. Brownstown; 10. PRP

Mike Lacett: 1. Trinity; 2. St. X; 3. Male; 4. Manual; 5. CAL; 6. DeSales; 7. PRP; 8. Brownstown; 9. Shelby County; 10. Ballard.

Katie George: 1. Trinity; 2. Male; 3. St. X; 4. Manual; 5. CAL; 6. DeSales; 7. PRP; 8. Brownstown; 9. Shelby County; 10. Ballard.

John Lewis: 1. Trinity; 2. St. X; 3. Male; 4. CAL; 5. Brownstown; 6. Shelby County; 7. Manual; 8. Fern Creek; 9. Bardstown; 10. DeSales.

Eric Crawford: 1. Trinity; 2. Male; 3. Manual; 4. CAL; 5. St. X; 6. PRP; 7. DeSales; 8. Brownstown; 9. Bardstown; 10. Shelby County.

Rick Bozich: 1. Trinity; 2. St. X; 3. Male; 4. Manual; 5. CAL; 6. DeSales; 7. Brownstown; 8. PRP; 9. Shelby County; 10. Bardstown.

MaxPreps: 1. Trinity; 2. St. X; 3. Male; 4. Manual; 5. PRP; 6. Ballard; 7. Shelby County; 8. Brownstown; 9. DeSales; 10. Fern Creek.

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