Faulkner County high school football teams rank in the top half of their classifications in the recently released 2014 edition of Hooten’s Arkansas Football.
Conway High is ranked No. 4 in 7A/6A. Greenbrier is fifth in 5A. Mayflower, making its debut under new coach Todd Langrell, is 13th in 3A. Conway Christian is ranked 15th in 2A.
The coaches in 7A/6A Central rate the Wampus Cats as the conference favorite ahead of Greenwood.
In 5A-West, which has Farmington and Maumelle as the newcomers, the coaches rank Greenbrier second and Vilonia, which returns 15 seniors, fourth.
The coaches rank Mayflower third in 2-3A. Conway Christian, which returns 16 starters is picked third by the 5-2A coaches.
Three players from Faulkner County were named to the magazine’s Super Teams — offensive lineman Colton Jackson of Conway, offensive lineman Sam Colbert of Greenbrier and wide receiver Josh Woodham of Mayflower.
The 448-page magazine retails for $16.99 and is on sale at Harps Food Stores, Hastings, Kroger, Walgreens and Walmart.