Maxpreps Preseason Top 25 Early Contenders is dominated by California teams. Six of the 25 are California teams. Florida has the second most teams with four making the cut, and Texas and Georgia tie with three teams each.
There is no way California, Florida or any other state’s high school football outranks Texas high school football as a whole. If you think Maxpreps is off their rocker too, be sure to let us know how you feel on our Facebook or Twitter.
Just FYI: This isn’t just Texas pride. There’s plenty of data that proves Texas high school football outranks other states in multiple catagories. Check out this article on Bleacher Report, Ranking Every State by Elite College Football Talent Produced.
The three Texas teams making the Maxpreps list:
# 4. Allen (Texas)
2017: 16-0, No. 3 national ranking, beat Lake Travis in 6A-Division 1 state championship, 35-33.
2017: 13-3, No. 16 national ranking, lost to Allen in 6A-Division 1 state championship, 35-33.
# 14. Katy (Texas)
2017: 12-1, No. 17 national ranking, lost to Lake Travis in 6A-Division 1 semifinals, 28-14.
Check out MaxPreps preseason top 25 list here.