Results for Best Football Program 2014

Total Votes: 192,063


Derby, KS

Derby, the defending state champion, finished the regular season Oct. 31 with an 8-1 record. The Panthers also won a state championship in 1994 and played in the state title game in 1975, 1993, 1995 and 2002. 


Total Votes: 44,317


Katy, TX

The seven-time state champs have been on a roll since coach Gary Joseph took over in 2004 (123-11 record with six state championship game appearances and three titles). The program is such a juggernaut, the coach’s family doesn’t celebr...

Total Votes: 10,619

Lake Oswego

Lake Oswego, OR

Lake Oswego finished with runner-up seasons in 2002 and 2004 in Class 4A and again in 2008 and 2012 in Class 6A.The Lakers added a state championship in 2011. They also won 48 straight league games from 2004 to 2012.  ...

Total Votes: 117,391

Metamora Township

Metamora, IL

Metamora has played in 10 state championship games since 1975 and has won three titles (1975, 2007, 2009). In 2002, Metamora set the record for most rushing yards in a playoff game (633). 

Total Votes: 247,097

Ocean Lakes Dolphins

Virginia Beach, VA

Oh, sure, a highfalutin’ program like Oregon can get just about any recruit it wants these days. But the Ducks as of last June offered scholarships to four Ocean Lakes players (seniors Jahvoni Simmons, Jaason Lewis, Jahque Alleyne and T.J...

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Total Votes: 55,391

Omaha North

Omaha, NE

Omaha North has qualified for the Class A state title game each of the past two seasons. The Vikings are the reigning state champs and are strong contenders to repeat this season. Omaha North currently has the longest winning streak i...

Total Votes: 36,556

Oscar Smith Tigers

Chesapeake, VA

Smith’s come a long way in a short time. Richard Morgan took over a program that in nearly four previous decades went through 14 coaches. But the New York native, Morgan, has built a powerhouse that has played on national TV five times in...

Total Votes: 235,817


Randolph, NY

Members of the NYSPHSAA, the Cardinals won Class D state championships in 2005, 2009, 2012, 2013 and 2014. They became the first team from the Buffalo area in any classification to win three consecutive state titles. ...

Total Votes: 11,201


Fridley, MN

Totino-Grace was crowned the Class 4A champions in 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2010. The Eagles won the Class 5A state title in 2012. Since 2013, Totino-Grace has opted to move up two classes. The Eagles sometimes face schools ...

Total Votes: 39,012


Memphis, TN

The school sits at 4851 Elvis Presley Blvd. And, yeah, there’s some real hunka burnin’ love for a school that won its first state title in 2012 and has continued to pile up wins. The Tigers also opened a new football field in 2012, one ...

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