Following an historic upset of longtime rival Lufkin, Nacogdoches leapt into the ETSN.fm Week 3 East Texas Class 5A/4A Poll at No. 5.

Hallsville also jumped into the poll at No. 9. Whitehouse moved to No. 2, its highest ranking of the season so far, and trailed only Longview, which retained the top spot.

Pine Tree and Jacksonville, previously ranked Nos. 9 and 10, respectively, both fell out of the poll.

ETSN.fm East Texas Week 3 Class 5A/4A Poll

1. Longview (2-1) — def. Olive Branch, Miss., 27-26
  • Last week’s rank: Same
  • This week: vs. Lufkin

 

2. Whitehouse (3-0) — def. Sulphur Springs, 61-22
  • Last week’s rank: No. 3
  • This week: vs. Marshall

 

3. John Tyler (2-1) — def. Tyler Lee, 44-0
  • Last week’s rank: No. 5
  • This week: vs. Mesquite Horn

 

4. Tyler Lee (2-1) — lost to John Tyler, 44-0
  • Last week’s rank: No. 2
  • This week: at Texas High

 

5. Nacogdoches (2-0) -- def. Lufkin, 28-24
  • Last week's rank: Unranked
  • This week: at Carthage

 

6. Lufkin (1-2) — lost to Nacogdoches, 28-24
  • Last week’s rank: No. 4
  • This week: at Lufkin

 

7. Mount Pleasant (3-0) — def. Terrell, 77-34
  • Last week’s rank: Same
  • This week: at Kilgore

 

8. Texas High (2-0) — def. Liberty-Eylau, 30-8
  • Last week’s rank: No. 7
  • This week: vs. Tyler Lee

 

9. Hallsville (2-1) — def. Henderson, 35-22
  • Last week’s rank: Unranked
  • This week: at Lindale

 

10. Sulphur Springs (1-2) — lost to Whitehouse, 61-22
  • Last week’s rank: No. 8
  • This week: at Paris

 

Newcomers: No. 5 Nacogdoches, No. 9 Hallsville
Dropped out: Pine Tree (No. 9), Jacksonville (No. 10)