The South Forsyth Boys ‘and West Forsyth Girls’ soccer teams remained # 1 in Georgia High School’s coaching poll for the second straight week.
South (8-1, 2-1 Region 6-7A) played once in the past week, but it was a big 5-2 Region win over North Forsyth, then 10th. The Raiders fell out of the top 10 Weekly poll.
West won a game outside the region against Pope 3-1 and on Friday 6-0 against Denmark. West (9-0, 3-0 Region 6-7A) has outperformed his opponents so far this season with 56-4. Their best game so far this season is Wednesday when the Wolverines travel to Allatoona (6-1-1), the Class 6A # 10 team.
The Lambert girls stayed number 3 in class 7A after a 9-1 win over Pace Academy and a 10-0 grace rule over Gainesville. Lambert (8-0-2, 4-0 Region 6-7A) hasn’t lost this season, but has drawn two against Blessed Trinity and Northview.
Forsyth Central rose again in the rankings. After being Team # 5 last week, the Bulldogs are now Team # 3 in Class 7A, just behind South and Alpharetta. Central (8-2, 3-0 Region 6-7A) won two games outside of the region against Tucker and The Walker School last week. The Bulldogs only game this week is a regional game against Denmark on Friday.
Although North Forsyth fell out of the top 10, Lambert moved in after failing to get a top 10 finish after the Longhorns No. 9 beat Pace Academy 2-0 and Gainesville 4-1 in the region would have.
After losing a regional game 3-2 to Lakeview Academy, the Pinecrest Academy girls dropped from 6th to 10th in this week’s Class 1A Private. Pinecrest (6-4, 1-1 Region 6-1A Private) also won an out-of-region match against Sprayberry, 7-2. Their only game of the week is a regional matchup against the Weber School on Tuesday.