Top 25 Early Contenders 25,557 views 3:53 Video: Top 25 Early ContendersCheck out which teams earned the best slots in our preseason list of teams to watch.We released our 2017 Early Contenders earlier this week that featured the 25 best teams in high school football. Now it’s time to dig deeper.The big three states — California, Florida and Texas — claim over one-third of the field. The Lone Star State leads the way with 13 teams overall, the Golden State has the most in the Top 25 with five and the Sunshine State has the most in the Top 50 with eight teams represented. Georgia, Louisiana and New Jersey are well represented, too. They are the only other three states to have at least five teams ranked in the Top 100. Twenty-eight states are represented overall, with 20 of them having multiple teams. Want to see the state-by-state breakdown? See the bottom of the article.MaxPreps Preseason Top 100 Early Contenders Graphic by Ryan Escobar 100. West Orange-Stark (Orange, Texas)The back-to-back 4A-II Texas state champs have won at least 10 games in every season since 2011. Don’t expect things to change in 2017.99. Whitehaven (Memphis, Tenn.)The Tigers rolled through the 2016… Read full this story
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