Hillside still No. 5 despite 0-2 start
It is hard to believe that Durham Hillside is 0-2, but the Hornets find themselves in that position even though they still are capable of making a deep playoff run.
The Hornets dropped their opener to New Bern 12-0, and were stopped inside the 10 as time expired in a 16-13 loss to top-ranked Southern Durham last week.
Wake Forest and Millbrook won with solid performances, while Middle Creek played an outstanding second half in a 35-21 win at Fayetteville E.E. Smith after falling behind 14-0.
Apex and Carrboro break into the Top 15 this week.
News & Observer Prep Football Rankings
|1. Southern Durham||1||2-0|
|2. Wake Forest||2||2-0|
|4. Middle Creek||4||2-0|
|5. Durham Hillside||5||0-2|
|8. Lee County||9||2-0|
|9. Chapel Hill||14||2-0|
|12. East Wake||12||1-1|
|13. Southeast Raleigh||15||1-1|