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Week 5 softball rankings

Grayson enters the Top 5 of the state’s highest classification as East Coweta still leads the way. Newnan is a close second, and Parkview is third. Lowndes stays in the No. 4 spot this week.

Class AAAAAA is again led by Creekview with Evans moving to second as South Effingham falls to third. Mundy’s Mill holds the No. 4 spot with Alexander moving to fifth after River Ridge fell to No. 10.

Chamblee is still in control of Class AAAAA with Buford chasing. Wayne County jumped from No. 7 to No. 3 as Carrollton fell to fifth. Arabia Mountain, previously ranked sixth, has jumped into the Top 5 at the No. 4 spot.

Class AAAA is led by Northside-Columbus with a new No. 2, Northwest Whitfield, trailing. LaFayette, previously ranked second, is third. Madison County, previously No. 7, moved into the Top 5 at fourth with West Laurens moving to fifth.

Calhoun is the team to beat in Class AAA with Appling County and Worth County chasing. Pace Academy moved into the Top 5 at No. 4 with Long County at fifth again this week.

Rockmart can’t be stopped in Class AA with Banks County making a jump from No. 7 to No. 2. Harlem, previously No. 2, falls to No. 7.

Glascock County won’t let go of the top spot in Class A Public with Wilcox County following. Lanier County is in third again this week with Bowdon fourth. Georgia Military is in the No. 5 spot this week after Seminole County fell to sixth.

Tattnall Square is in the top spot of Class A Private with Wesleyan trailing. Eagle’s Landing Christian is again third.


1. East Coweta

2. Newnan

3. Parkview

4. Lowndes

5. Grayson

6. Lassiter

7. Lambert

8. Forsyth Central

9. Archer

10. Brookwood


1. Creekview

2. Evans

3. Effingham County

4. Mundy’s Mill

5. Alexander

6. Pope

7. Alpharetta

8. Allatoona

9. Harrison

10. River Ridge


1. Chamblee

2. Buford

3. Wayne County

4. Arabia Mountain

5. Carrollton

6. Jackson

7. Whitewater

8. Kell

9. Locust Grove

10. Starr’s Mill

Class AAAA

1. Northside-Columbus

2. Northwest Whitfield

3. LaFayette

4. Madison County

5. West Laurens

6. Stephens County

7. Central-Carroll

8. Spalding

9. Thomson

10. LaGrange

Class AAA

1. Calhoun

2. Appling County

3. Worth County

4. Pace Academy

5. Long County

6. Westminster

7. Southeast Bulloch

8. East Hall

9. Bremen

10. Jackson County

Class AA

1. Rockmart

2. Banks County

3. Monticello

4. Screven County

5. Berrien

6. Pepperell

7. Harlem

8. Bacon County

9. Dodge County

10. Social Circle

Class A Public

1. Glascock County

2. Wilcox County

3. Lanier County

4. Bowdon

5. Georgia Military

6. Seminole County

7. Commerce

8. Marion County

9. Trion

10. Gordon Lee

Class A Private

1. Tattnall Square

2. Wesleyan

3. Eagle’s Landing Christian

4. Calvary Day

5. Mt. de Sales

6. Mt. Pisgah

7. Mt. Paran Christian

8. Prince Avenue Christian

9. Stratford Academy

10. Darlington

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