Media picks area's top 10 prep teams

The area's top 10 prep football teams after the fifth week of the season as voted on by members of The Augusta Chronicle and WJBF NewsChannel 6 sports departments, plus selected other media members from around the area. A first-place vote is worth 10 points; a 10th-place vote is worth one point. First-place votes for each school are in parentheses.

1. Lincoln Co. (6)913-02
2. Laney (1)742-03
3. Thomson642-0-11
4. Jeff. Co. (1)551-1-17
5. Glenn Hills353-09
6. Cross Creek283-0NR
7. Evans273-0NR
8. Warren Co.261-14
9. Tho. Jeff. Acd.253-08
10. South Aiken243-210

Others receiving votes: North Augusta 18, Screven County 12, Swainsboro 11, Greenbrier 10, Washington County 9, Silver Bluff 6.