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The Oklahoman's Class 6A rankings: Midwest City, Bixby enter top 10

by Scott Wright Modified: September 23, 2013 at 10:10 am •  Published: September 23, 2013
Midwest City Bombers take the field to play the Del City Eagles in high school football on Friday, Sept. 20, 2013 in Del City, Okla.  Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman
Midwest City Bombers take the field to play the Del City Eagles in high school football on Friday, Sept. 20, 2013 in Del City, Okla. Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman

It’s been coming for the Midwest City Bombers, and it’s finally here. At 3-0 with wins over Edmond Santa Fe, Stillwater and Del City, the Bombers moved into the top 10 this week, taking yet another big step forward after last year’s disappointing 3-7 season.

The Bomber defense looks to be one of the best in the state, though the offense will determine just how long they can hold a top 10 spot, especially with Norman North waiting this week.

Midwest City wasn’t the only new member of the top 10 in 6A this week, with 3-0 Bixby also jumping in. The Spartans are a little bit of a mystery, but the last two wins over Sand Springs, a preseason top 10 team, and at Springdale, Ark., carried enough weight to crack the list.

Here’s The Oklahoman’s new Class 6A poll:

Rank, Team, Record (Prev.)
1. Jenks, 3-0 (1)
2. Tulsa Union, 1-2 (3)
3. Broken Arrow, 2-1 (2)
4. Ed. Santa Fe, 2-1 (4)
5. Westmoore, 3-0 (8)
6. Owasso, 1-2 (5)
7. Lawton, 3-0 (6)
8. Southmoore, 2-1 (9)
9. Midwest City, 3-0 (NR)
10. Bixby, 3-0 (NR)
Dropped out: Norman, 2-1 (7), Norman North, 1-2 (10)

– Scott Wright, swright@opubco.com
Twitter: @ScottWrightOK

by Scott Wright
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A lifelong resident of the Oklahoma City metro area, Scott Wright has been on The Oklahoman staff since 2005, covering a little bit of everything on the state's sports scene. He has been a beat writer for football and basketball at Oklahoma and...
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