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September 1, 2014

Football rankings: 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.

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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

Rk. School Pvs Record
1. Southern Durham 1 2-0
2. Wake Forest 2 2-0
3. Millbrook 3 2-0
4. Middle Creek 4 2-0
5. Durham Hillside 5 0-2
6. Garner 6 1-1
7. Orange 7 2-0
8. Lee County 9 2-0
9. Chapel Hill 14 2-0
10. Northwood 11 2-0
11. Cleveland 8 1-1
12. East Wake 12 1-1
13. Southeast Raleigh 15 1-1
14. Apex NR 2-0
15. Carrboro NR 2-0

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