1976 UPI INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL COACHES POLLS FINAL POLLS  (as of November 03, 1976)

CLASS AAA

Rank

School

Record

First-Place Votes

Poll Points

1.

Valparaiso

10-0

9

117

2.

Evansville Reitz

10-0

1

102

3.

South Bend St. Joseph's

10-0

2

98

4.

Indpls. Cathedral

10-0

 

76

5.

Carmel

9-1

 

59

6.

Merrillville

8-1

 

52

7.

North Central

9-1

 

41

8.

New Castle

9-1

 

23

t-9.

Penn

8-2

 

19

t-9.

South Bend Clay

10-0

 

19

11.

Jeffersonville

9-1

 

12

12.

Ben Davis

9-1

 

11

13.

Elmhurst

9-1

 

10

14.

Gary Wallace

8-2

 

8

CLASS AA

Rank

School

Record

First-Place Votes

Poll Points

1.

Mishawaka Marian

9-0

12

120

2.

Jasper

10-0

 

105

3.

Plymouth

9-1

 

86

4.

Castle

 

 

64

5.

McCutcheon

 

 

63

6.

Carroll (Allen)

10-0

 

46

7.

Roncalli

 

 

45

8.

Goshen

8-2

 

35

    9. Clarksville              27
   10. Franklin Central              18

11.

Goshen

8-2

 

35

12.

Noblesville

 

 

15

13.

Western

 

 

10

14.

Peru

 

 

 8

CLASS A

Rank

School

Record

First-Place Votes

Poll Points

1.

Jimtown

10-0

7

112

2.

Fountain Central

10-0

1

96

3.

Lafayette Cent. Catholic

 

2

83

4.

Oak Hill

 

 

66

5.

Sheridan

 

 

64

6.

Linton

 

 

63

7.

Wes-Del

 

1

28

8.

South Spencer

 

 

25

9.

Lawrenceburg

 

 

24

10.

North Newton

9-1

1

21

11.

Knox

9-1

 

19

12

Providence

 

 

16

13.

Southridge

 

 

8

t-14

Westfield

 

 

7

t-14

West Washington

 

 

7

1976 Final AP Poll:     as of November 3, 1976
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 1: Valparaiso  (10-0)
 2: Mishawaka Marian (9-0)
 3: South Bend St. Joseph's (10-0)
 4: Evansville Reitz (10-0)
 5: Carmel (9-1) 
 6:  Indpls. Cathedral (10-0)
 7: Merrillville (8-1)
 8: South Bend Clay (10-0)
 9: North Central (9-1)
10: Penn (8-2)
11: Ben Davis (9-1)
12: Jasper (10-0)
13: South Bend Washington  (8-2)
14: Jeffersonville (9-1)
15: New Castle (9-1)
16: Lawrence Central (8-2)
17: Plymouth (9-1)
18: Mishawaka (7-3)
19: Hammond Noll (8-2)
20: Munster (7-3)