Published: October 15, 2021 | Updated: October 18, 2021
Team records and their related playoff qualifying standings are available now for all classes following Week 8 of the 2021 regular season. Updated RPI rankings and records are available for Classes 5A, 4A, and 3A as of Monday, October 18.
These standings mark the end of the regular season for Classes 2A, 1A, A, and 8P. First round postseason assignments for those classes were made available on Saturday, October 16 at 9 a.m. For all classes, the playoff pods for the round of 16 will be available on Saturday, October 23 at 9 a.m.
Standings are available by classification following the playoff information below. For complete qualifying instructions, please view the 2021 Postseason Manual.
RATINGS PERCENTAGE INDEX
Classes: 5A, 4A, 3A.
Qualifiers: 16 per class.
Regular Season: 9 weeks.
About: Formula instituted in 2018 using team’s record, their opponents’ record, and their opponents opponents’ record to determine relative strength in a single regular season. Starting in 2021, Class 5A will use RPI to determine all 16 playoff qualifiers. In 4A and 3A, RPI will determine remaining at-large qualifiers, as the district champion and runner-up from each of the six districts will earn automatic qualifying spots.
Oct. 18 Note: Due to forfeits determined during Week 8, select team records have been adjusted within 5A and 4A ahead of Week 9.
STANDINGS & POINT DIFFERENTIAL
Classes: 2A, 1A, A, 8P.
Qualifiers: 32 per class.
Regular Season: 8 weeks.
About: Complete district standings are available as automatic qualifiers will be the district champion, district runner-up, district third place team, and the district fourth place team in Classes 2A, 1A and A. The +/- point differential is used as a 17-point tiebreaker, with overtime games counting for +/- 1.00. In Eight-Player, automatic qualifiers will be the district champion, district runner-up and district third place team. There will be two at-large qualifiers in Eight-Player based on the +/-17 point tiebreaker.
- Head-to-head indicated by ^.
- 17-point differential indicated by *.
- At-large indicated by #.