We’re on to the playoffs! We’ll have a double-dose of Radio Rally for you this week. Because of the games being spread out between small schools Tuesday and the big schools Friday, we’ll skip the WCCO Power Poll and share the rundown on the top teams in each class, plus what games are coming up in each bracket.

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WCCO High School Football Power Poll

“Top 3 in 6A”
1. Totino-Grace (8-0): Easy win 41-13 over Coon Rapids to wrap-up the regular season, and they get the Cardinals again to start the playoffs. Next vs. Coon Rapids 10/28
2. Eden Prairie (7-1) 4th straight shutout, beating Wayzata 41-0 and cruise into playoffs on a big-time role. Early loss a distant memory for EP. Next: vs. vs. Eagan 10/28
3. Rosemount (7-1) A terrific win over previous #1 Lakeville North, 24-21. Lots of momentum into the postseason for Irish. Next: vs. White Bear Lake 10/28

“Top 3 in 5A”
`. Elk River (8-) A spectacular regular season for Elks after 35-14 win in Moorhead. Next: vs. Rogers-Monticello Winner 10/29
1. Mankato West (8-0) Just got by Winona in finale to stay unbeaten, 42-39. Next: vs. New Prague-Waconia Winner 10/29
2. Spring Lake Park (8-0) Wins a shootout, 57-39, over a very good Robbinsdale Cooper team. Next: vs. Minneapolis SW-St. Louis Park Winner 10/29

“Top 3 in 4A”
1. South St. Paul (8-0) 28-7 win over Hill-Murray. Next: vs. Harding-Simley Winner 10/29
2. Hutchinson (8-0) Ran over Annandale 41-13. Next: vs. Waseca-New Ulm Winner 10/29
3. Marshall (8-0) Easily dispatched Belle Plaine 45-7. Next: vs. Mankato East-Faribault Winner 10/29

“Top 3 in 3A”
1. St. Croix Lutheran (8-0) Got by Minneapolis-Washburn 48-27 to finish undefeatee in 3A. Next: vs. Breck-Como Park Winner 10/29
2. Jackson County Central (8-0) Blanked St. James 34-0 on the road. Next: vs. Worthington-Sibley East Winner 10/29
3. Rochester Lourdes (8-0) The Eagles squeaked by a touch Stewartville team 29-28 in the season finale. Next: vs. Tri-City United-Pine Island Winner 10/29

“Top 3 in 2A”
1. Caldonia (8-0) Blanked Chatfield 33-0. Next: vs. Cotter 10/25
2. Barnesville (8-0) 48-20 winner at Pelican Rapids in the season finale. Next: vs. United North Central Co-Op-Warroad Winner 10/29
3. Pillager (8-0) Got by Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 28-27. Next: vs. Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 10/25

“Top 3 in 1A”
1. Minneota (8-0) Knocked off Lakeview (Cottonwood, MN) 49-40. Next: vs. Ortonville 10/25
2. Minneapolis North (8-0) Polars wrapped the regular season with a 38-14 win over St. Agnes. Next: vs. Kerkhoven/Murdock/Sunburg-Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity Winner Date TBA
3. BOLD (8-0) Easy 42-6 win over Yellow Medicine East last week. Next: vs. Cedar Mountain/Comfrey 10/25

“Top 3 in 9-Man”
1. Grand Meadow (8-0) High-scoring Superlarks “only” scored 47-34 victory against Spring Grove. Next: vs. Lyle/Pacelli 10/25
2. Cleveland/Immanuel Lutheran (8-0) 24-14 winner of Edgerton/Ellsworth. Next: vs. Onamia 10/25
3. Waubun (8-0) Ran straight over Win-E-Mac (Erskine, MN) 68-6. Next: vs. Cass Lake-Bena 10/25

“The Key Games to Watch”

The “Key Match-Ups of the Night” (Tuesday, 10/25/16)
5A
Monticello at Rogers
Henry Sibley at Hastings
Cambridge-Isanti at Andover
4A
Faribault at Mankato East
Delano at Big Lake
3A
Rockford at Jordan
St. Paul Como Park at Breck
Holdingford at Litchfield

The “Key Match-Ups of the Night” (Friday, 10/28/16)
-Totino-Grace Bracket
#5 Farmington at #4 Hopkins
#6 Osseo at #3 Mounds View

-Blaine Bracket
#5 Woodbury at #4 Prior Lake
#6 Stillwater at #3 Burnsville

-Eden Prairie Bracket
#5 Anoka at #4 Cretin-Derham Hall
#6 Eastview at #3 Edina

-Rosemount Bracket
#5 Wayzata at #4 Centennial
#6 Robbinsdale Armstrong at #3 Champlin Park

Listen to the WCCO Radio Rally Tuesday night from 8:00-11:00 PM with Steve Thomson and all our game reporters around the state! And don’t forget to tune us in again Friday night as well, right here on News Radio 830 WCCO.

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