Week 1 girls soccer rankings

Parkview is the team to beat in Class AAAAAAA with a flawless 9-0 record and victories over Roswell 3-0, Etowah 2-1, Berkmar 10-0 and Decatur 1-0 this month. No. 2 Lambert has also yet to be beaten has won two big road matches — against Milton 3-0 on March 5 and Campbell 1-0 on March 11 – this month. Peachtree Ridge, Lassiter and Roswell finish out the top-5.

In Class AAAAAA, Johns Creek leads the way and, since its 1-0 loss to Hillgrove on March 7, the Gladiators have won three matches against Kell 8-0, North Oconee 5-0 and Pope 4-0. Harrison is chasing and has momentum from a 4-0 victory over Creekview it will carry into its match at River Ridge on Friday. Dacula, Alpharetta and Cambridge make up the remainder of the top-5.

McIntosh is used to the target that’s on its back as the No. 1 team in Class AAAAA. The Chiefs are coming off a 4-3 victory over Class AAA No. 1 Westminster on Tuesday. The Chiefs have been flawless since the 1-1 tie with Northgate on Feb. 12. Decatur is second with just one dropped match and one tie on the year. Since losing to Class AAAAAAA No. 1 Parkview on March 1, Decatur has won three straight matches, all shutouts, against Jackson-Atlanta, Lithia Springs and Banneker.

Blessed Trinity is the team to beat in Class AAAA with an 8-1-0 record. The one loss, to Columbus 1-0 on Feb. 22, was answered by five-straight wins. In the streak, the Titans only allowed one goal while scoring 37. St. Pius X is second with Marist, Columbus and Flowery Branch filling the top-5.

Westminster leads Class AAA despite two losses on its record. On Feb 5, the Wildcats lost to Class AAAAAAA No. 2 Lambert 1-0. On Tuesday, it lost 4-3 to Class AAAAA No. 1 McIntosh. Greater Atlanta Christian, by virtue of a tough schedule, has four blemishes on its record but still maintains the No. 2 spot in the polls. Pike County, Lovett and Dawson County round out the top-5.

In Class AA, Vidalia is the team to beat with St. Vincent’s, Lamar County, Bremen and Model chasing. Vidalia is flawless on the year with a 9-0 record and victories over Coffee, Toombs and Metter this month. Second-ranked St. Vincent’s lost to top-ranked Vidalia 2-1 on Feb. 27 but responded with victories over Swainsboro 1-0 and Savannah Christian 3-0 this month.

First Presbyterian Day leads Class A this week with a 7-0 record. FPD has only allowed three goals on the year while scoring 48. Pinecrest Academy, Wesleyan, Brookstone and Athens Academy make up the top-5.

Class AAAAAAA

1. Parkview
2. Lambert
3. Peachtree Ridge
4. Lassiter
5. Roswell
6. Brookwood
7. North Gwinnett
8. Mill Creek
9. Norcross
10. Hillgrove

Class AAAAAA

1. Johns Creek
2. Harrison
3. Dacula
4. Alpharetta
5. Cambridge
6. Glynn Academy
7. Heritage-Conyers
8. Sprayberry
9. Houston County
10. North Atlanta

Class AAAAA

1. McIntosh
2. Decatur
3. Starr’s Mill
4. Veterans
5. Buford
6. Warner Robins
7. Union Grove
8. Arabia Mountain
9. Whitewater
10. Riverwood

Class AAAA

1. Blessed Trinity
2. St. Pius X
3. Marist
4. Columbus
5. Flowery Branch
6. North Oconee
7. White County
8. Northside-Columbus
9. Woodward Academy
10. Spalding

Class AAA

1. Westminster
2. Greater Atlanta Christian
3. Pike County
4. Lovett
5. Dawson County
6. Lumpkin County
7. Jefferson
8. Pace Academy
9. Islands
10. Jackson County

Class AA

1. Vidalia
2. St. Vincent’s
3. Lamar County
4. Bremen
5. Model
6. East Laurens
7. Harlem
8. Fitzgerald
9. Screven
10. Swainsboro

Class A

1. First Presbyterian
2. Pinecrest Academy
3. Wesleyan
4. Brookstone
5. Athens Academy
6. Savannah Country Day
7. Providence Christian
8. Eagle’s Landing Christian
9. Walker
10. Paideia

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