After being docked for taking a loss to the top team in Class 11AAA, the Brandon Valley Lynx are back near the top of the poll after a Dakota Bowl victory.

Brandon Valley defeated O'Gorman 40-16 at the Knight's signature event. The Lynx have jumped up to second in the 11AAA rankings and are behind Roosevelt. O'Gorman fell to third with the loss. Harrisburg has entered the poll for the first time this season after defeating Washington. The Warriors are placed at fifth.

Pierre remains at the top of the rankings in 11AA. Tea Area is still the team to beat in 11A. We'll see Tea Area and West Central this Friday night on ESPN 99.1.

The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Sept. 9 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class, record, total points, and last week’s ranking. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses.

Class 11AAA

  1. SF Roosevelt (24) 2-0 120 1
  2. Brandon Valley 1-1 92 4
  3. SF O’Gorman 1-1 60 2
  4. Harrisburg 2-0 58 RV
  5. SF Washington 1-1 17 3

Receiving votes: Sioux Falls Lincoln 11, Rapid City Stevens 2.

Class 11AA

  1. Pierre (24) 2-0 120 1
  2. Brookings 2-0 95 3
  3. Yankton 1-1 65 2
  4. Mitchell 1-1 39 4
  5. Huron 1-1 38 5

Receiving votes: Sturgis 3.

Class 11A

  1. Tea Area (21) 2-0 114 1
  2. Madison (3) 2-0 97 2
  3. SF Christian 2-0 63 3
  4. Dakota Valley 1-1 50 4
  5. Dell Rapids 2-0 26 RV

Receiving votes: West Central 9, Tri-Valley 1.

Class 11B

  1. Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan (19) 3-0 115 1
  2. Winner (5) 3-0 99 2
  3. Mount Vernon/Plankinton 2-0 66 3
  4. Webster Area 3-0 36 T-4
  5. St. Thomas More 2-1 33 T-4

Receiving votes: McCook Central/Montrose 10, Groton Area 1.

Class 9AA

  1. Bon Homme (22) 3-0 117 1
  2. Viborg-Hurley (2) 2-0 90 2
  3. Baltic 2-0 70 3
  4. Parker 3-0 44 4
  5. Deuel 2-0 38 5

Receiving votes: Lemmon-McIntosh 1.

Class 9A

  1. Sully Buttes (14) 3-0 106 T-1
  2. Canistota/Freeman (8) 3-0 103 T-1
  3. Britton-Hecla (2) 2-0 71 3
  4. Howard 2-0 42 4
  5. Kimball/White Lake 3-0 23 5

Receiving votes: Gregory 11, Timber Lake 3, Ipswich/Edmunds Central 1.

Class 9B

  1. Colman-Egan (22) 3-0 118 1
  2. Dell Rapids St. Mary (2) 3-0 88 4
  3. Wolsey-Wessington 2-1 62 3
  4. Alcester-Hudson 3-0 35 RV
  5. Faulkton Area 1-1 30 2

Receiving votes: Herreid/Selby Area 18, Corsica-Stickney 7, Harding County 2