Class 8M-I Rankings

#1 Hoxie (12-1)
Last: won the 8M-I state title 54-14 over St. Paul

Hoxie captured the school’s first state football championship with a 54-14 victory over St. Paul. The Indians used their size and speed to control both sides of the line of scrimmage. Latham Schwarz carried 33 times for 204 yards and four touchdowns in the victory. Read the full recap at Kpreps.com: Hoxie captures first state title; 54-14 over St. Paul

Next: season complete
#2 Spearville (11-1)
Last: did not play

Spearville's season ended with a 44-20 loss to Hoxie in the Class Eight-Man, Division I state semifinals.

Next: season complete
#3 St. Paul (11-2)
Last: fell 54-14 to Hoxie in the 8M-I state championship game

Saint Paul's incredible playoff run ended with a 54-14 loss to Hoxie in the Eight-Man, Division I state championship game. Hoxie used its size and strength to control the line of scrimmage. Saint Paul scored on two long pass plays, but quarterback Braven Born left the game with an injury in the third quarter. Read the full recap at Kpreps.com -- Hoxie captures first state title; 54-14 over St. Paul

Next: season complete
#4 Burlingame (11-1)
Last: did not play

Season ended with a 43-34 loss to St. Paul in the Class Eight-Man, Division I state semifinals.

Next: season complete
#5 Central Plains (9-2)
Last: did not play

Season ended with a 32-28 loss to Spearville in the Eight-Man, Division I state quarterfinals.

Next: season complete

Others Considered: Atwood-Rawlins Co. (7-1), Bennington (6-3), Clifton-Clyde (8-2), Little River (7-3), Logan-Palco (6-3), Macksville (7-3), Osborne (9-2), St. Francis (7-2), South Central (9-2), Victoria (7-3), West Elk (10-1)

Last updated: November 26, 2017 - 11:58 pm