Gorch on the Porch: An education on state high school polls

Photo by Jennifer HeathMichigan City lineman Oscar Potts Jr., trots off the field against Chesterton at Ames Field after recovering a fumble.

Earlier this week — on Sunday night at 10:17 p.m., to be exact — there was a screen shot posted showing an Indiana high school football poll after last Friday’s games.

It showed Michigan City (3-2 overall record) at No. 3 in the Class 5A state rankings behind Indianapolis Roncalli and Indianapolis Cathedral, which is 1-4, but has lost to powerhouse schools from Kentucky (Louisville St. Xavier), Michigan (Detroit King) and Ohio (Pickerington Central and Cincinnati St. Xavier), all on the road.

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