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September 14 2021 5A football coaches poll

OSAAtoday presents its 2021 statewide 5A football poll following the conclusion of Week 2. Thanks to all the coaches who took the time and had the expertise to contribute their opinions to this endeavor.

Look for the 5A football poll every Tuesday during the fall season.

Please note: these polls are for generating interest and discussion only and have no impact on the OSAA’s RPI and Colley ratings that form the basis of the OSAA’s rankings for playoff purposes.

If there are any varsity football head coaches who would like to vote in 5A coaches polls going forward but did not receive notice to vote in this one, please email [email protected]

1. West Albany (1) [2] 2-0 110

2. Wilsonville (2) [3] 2-0 106

3. Thurston (6) [1] 0-0 105

3. Silverton (4) [4] 1-1 105

5. Canby [5] 1-1 76

6. Dallas [9] 1-1 53

7. Hood River Valley [10] 2-0 44

8. Pendleton / Griswold / Nixyaawii [6] 1-1 30

9. South Albany [nr] 2-0 17

10. Scappoose [8] 1-1 13

Dropped out:

Former No. 7 Crater 1-1

First-place votes in parentheses              

Last ranking in brackets

Record listed is what’s posted on www.osaa.org.

Others receiving significant votes: None

Week 2 notes: Chase Hix threw four touchdown passes and ran for another to lead Wilsonville past Pendleton 35-19. … West Albany escaped Canby 17-14 as Michael Cale threw a touchdown pass and ran for a score. The Bulldogs held Canby to 201 total yards. … Tyler Seiber had 11 carries for 119 yards and three touchdowns to spark South Albany to a 48-21 win over North Salem. … In Dallas' 34-6 win over Wells, Logan Person rushed for 130 yards and two touchdowns and Kolby Johnson-Sallee caught two touchdown passes from Ashton Foster. … Shaw Burns scored three touchdowns for Hood River Valley, which pulled away in the second half to beat Scappoose 39-21