Showcasing the Baltimore area's top high school football teams

In-depth previews and preseason poll

Here you'll find breakdowns of the top teams in our area headed into the 2014 high school football season. Will these teams still be in the top 10 at year's end? Stick with Ten 2 Watch and find out.

Preseason Ten 2 Watch poll

The following rankings are based on last year's performance, research and feedback from area high school football coaches. At the top of the rankings are MIAA A Conference champion McDonogh and perennial power Gilman, both of which are playing multiple nationally-ranked teams prior to entering league play.

Click on the school to view a season preview article, schedule and get info on players to watch.

1. McDonogh   (11-0 in 2013)

2. Gilman    (7-3)

3. Old Mill (10-1)

4. Franklin (12-2)

5. Meade (10-3)

6. Arundel (9-3)

7. River Hill (10-3)

8. Perry Hall (10-2)

9. Broadneck (8-3)

10. St. Paul's (9-1)