TYLER — There wasn’t any movement at the top of the #bEASTTexas Fabulous 15 polls following Week 7 of the high school football season.

The top five of the Class 6A/5A/4A poll remained intact, with Longview, Carthage, Lufkin, Tyler Lee and Pleasant Grove.

The top three of the Class 3A/2A/TAPPS poll stayed the same, as Malakoff came in at No. 1, followed by Diboll and San Augustine.

The big shakeup came with No. 4 Atlanta losing to No. 10 Hughes Springs. Atlanta dropped to No. 9, while Hughes Springs climbed to No. 10.

Jefferson and Alto round out the top five of the small-school rankings.

Grand Saline moved into the Class 3A/2A/TAPPS poll, while DeKalb dropped out following its first loss of the season.

Pine Tree and Marshall entered the large-school rankings, and Paris and Mabank both dropped out.

John Tyler jumped from No. 12 to No. 8 after picking up its third consecutive win following an 0-4 start to the season. The Lions have a bye this week.

No. 12 Whitehouse will host Lindale, which just missed the poll, this week. No. 11 Kilgore will be at No. 10 Henderson, and No. 5 Pleasant Grove will host No. 6 Gilmer.

In the small-school ranks, No. 7 Sabine will play at No. 8 West Rusk. No. 10 Paul Pewitt is hosting DeKalb, which was previously No. 14.

Voters in the poll were Jack Stallard, Hayden Henry and George Whitley of the Longview News-Journal, Phil Hicks and Brandon Ogden of the Tyler Morning Telegraph, J. Scott Russell of the Panola Watchman, Nathan Hague of the Marshall News Messenger, John Krueger of the Nacogdoches Daily Sentinel, Josh Havard of the Lufkin Daily News, Mitch Lucas of the Kilgore News Herald, freelance writer Joe Hale and Harlen the Sports Guy of the Friday Night Scoreboard Show.

CLASS 6A/5A/4A

Team Points Record LW

1. Longview (11) 179 6-0 1

2. Carthage (1) 164 6-0 2

3. Lufkin 159 5-1 3

4. Tyler Lee 140 5-1 4

5. Pleasant Grove 135 6-1 5

6. Gilmer 120 5-2 7

7. Jasper 99 4-1 9

8. John Tyler 80 3-4 12

9. Van 72 4-2 8

10. Henderson 58 4-2 6

11. Kilgore 52 4-2 15

12. Whitehouse 45 4-2 14

13. Pine Tree 36 4-2 NR

14. Marshall 27 3-3 NR

15. Athens 24 4-2 10

Others receiving votes: Lindale 19; Paris 15; Mabank 13; Palestine 3; Spring Hill 1.

Dropped out: No. 11 Paris; No. 13 Mabank.

CLASS 3A/2A/TAPPS

Team Points Record LW

1. Malakoff (8) 175 5-1 1

2. Diboll (4) 170 6-0 2

3. San Augustine 156 6-0 3

4. Jefferson 130 6-1 5

5. Alto 128 6-0 6

6. Hughes Springs 118 6-1 10

7. Sabine 112 6-0 9

8. West Rusk 83 6-1 11

9. Atlanta 74 4-3 4

10. Paul Pewitt 69 6-0 13

11. Daingerfield 55 4-2 12

12. Mount Vernon 42 5-1 7

13. Mount Enterprise 34 6-0 15

14. Gladewater 21 4-3 8

15. Grand Saline 16 5-1 NR

Others receiving votes: Elysian Fields 12; DeKalb 9; Hooks 8; Joaquin 8; Grapeland 6; Tyler Grace Community 5; Edgewood 4; Tenaha 3; Harleton 2.

Dropped out: No. 14 DeKalb.

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