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AP Michigan High School Football Rankings Through Week 5

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The Associated Press high school football rankings for the state of Michigan have been released for the week. Check out the top 10 rankings on Division 1-3 schools below.

Here are the rankings heading into Week 6 of the season, with record, total points in the poll and first-place votes in brackets.

Division 1

1. Belleville (5-0) 50 — {5}

2. Caledonia (5-0) 43

3. Macomb Dakota (5-0) 39

4. Rockford (5-0) 38

5. Rochester Adams (4-1) 21

6. West Bloomfield (4-1) 19

7. Clinton Township Chippewa Valley (4-1) 18

8. Brighton (5-0) 13

9. Lapeer (5-0) 12

9. Detroit Catholic Central (4-1) 12

Division 2

1. Dexter (5-0) 49 — {4}

2. Warren De La Salle (4-1) 44 — {1}

3. Livonia Franklin (5-0) 36

4. Grand Rapids Forest Hills Central (5-0) 34

5. Muskegon Mona Shores (4-1) 33

6. South Lyon (4-1) 24

7. East Lansing (4-1) 18

8. Muskegon Reeths-Puffer (4-1) 11

9. Midland (4-1) 10

10. Birmingham Seaholm (5-0) 7

Division 3

1. Detroit King (3-1) 49 — {4}

2. Mount Pleasant (5-0) 44 — {1}

3. Walled Lake Western (5-0) 40

4. Zeeland West (5-0) 37

5. Mason (5-0) 27

6. Muskegon (3-2) 20

6. Gibraltar Carlson (5-0) 20

8. River Rouge (3-1) 17

9. DeWitt (3-2) 14

10. St. Joseph (4-1) 6

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