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Iowa high school football playoff projections entering Week 8

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Cedar Rapids Xavier's Gabe Lux (15) hops as Jacob Hines (35) blocks Waverly-Shell Rock's Jordan Gayer (5) in the first half of their game last Friday. Xavier won, 20-14, to take control of the Class 3A District 3 race. (Liz Martin/The Gazette)
Cedar Rapids Xavier's Gabe Lux (15) hops as Jacob Hines (35) blocks Waverly-Shell Rock's Jordan Gayer (5) in the first half of their game last Friday. Xavier won, 20-14, to take control of the Class 3A District 3 race. (Liz Martin/The Gazette)

The following are Iowa high school football playoff projections, through games played in Week 7.

Future results, both win/loss and margin, are projected solely on BC Moore rankings. Pairings were made partially on geography, partially by seeding, with an attempt to separate district teams from each other. 

Class 4A

East Bracket

Cedar Rapids Washington (6-3 overall, 4-1 D5-RU) at Iowa City West (9-0 overall, 5-0 D8-CH)

Davenport Central (6-3 overall, 4-1 D7-RU) at North Scott (8-1 overall, 5-0 D6-CH)

Pleasant Valley (7-2 overall, 4-1 D6-RU) at Bettendorf (9-0 overall, 5-0 D7-CH)

Cedar Rapids Prairie (8-1 overall, 4-1 D8-RU) at Cedar Falls (8-1 overall, 5-0 D5-CH)

West Bracket

Southeast Polk (6-3 overall, 4-1 D4-RU) at West Des Moines Dowling (9-0 overall, 5-0 D2-CH)

Johnston (7-2 overall, 4-1 D1-RU) at Urbandale (6-3 overall, 5-0 D3-CH)

Ankeny Centennial (6-3 overall, 4-1 D2-RU) at West Des Moines Valley (8-1 overall, 5-0 D4-CH)

Lewis Central (8-1 overall, 4-1 D3-RU) at Waukee (7-2 overall, 5-0 D1-CH)

Class 3A

East Bracket

Decorah (7-2 overall, 5-2 D3-WC) at Solon (9-0 overall, 7-0 D5-CH)

Waverly-Shell Rock (8-1 overall, 6-1 D3-RU) at Davenport Assumption (7-2 overall, 6-1 D4-RU)

Oskaloosa (7-2 overall, 6-1 D5-RU) at West Delaware (8-1 overall, D4-CH)

Carlisle (8-1 overall, 6-1 D6-RU) at Cedar Rapids Xavier (9-0 overall, 7-0 D3-CH)

West Bracket

Storm Lake (7-2 overall, 5-2 D1-WC) at Dallas Center-Grimes (9-0 overall, 7-0 D2-CH)

Sioux City Heelan (7-2 overall, 5-2 D1-RU) at Harlan (8-1 overall, 7-0 D7-CH)

Webster City (8-1 overall, 6-1 D2-RU) at Pella (8-1 overall, 7-0 D6-CH)

Glenwood (8-1 overall, 6-1 D7-RU) at Sergeant Bluff-Luton (9-0 overall, 7-0 D1-CH)

Class 2A

East Bracket

Williamsburg (7-2 overall, 5-2 D5-WC) at Monroe PCM (8-1 overall, 7-0 D6-CH)

Waukon (8-1 overall, 6-1 D4-RU) at Dike-New Hartford (6-3 overall, 5-1 D3-RU)

Central Lee (6-3 overall, 5-2 D6-RU) at Mount Vernon (8-1 overall, D5-CH)

West Liberty (7-2 overall, 5-2 D5-RU) at Cascade (9-0 overall, D4-CH)

West Bracket

Carroll Kuemper (7-2 overall, 6-1 D7-RU) at Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley (8-1 overall, 7-0 D1-CH)

Crestwood (5-4 overall, 5-2 D2-RU) at Aplington-Parkerburg (8-1 overall, 5-1 D3-CH)

Sioux Center (8-1 overall, 6-1 D1-RU) at Clear Lake (8-1 overall, 7-0 D2-CH)

Centerville (5-4 overall, 5-2 D6-WC) at South Central Calhoun (8-1 overall, 7-0 D7-CH)

Class 1A

East Bracket

Maquoketa Valley (7-2 overall, 5-2 D3-WC) at Iowa City Regina (7-2 overall, 7-0 D4-CH)

South Winneshiek (6-3 overall, 6-1 D2-RU) at Bellevue (8-1 overall, 6-1 D3-RU)

Pleasantville (8-1 overall, 6-1 D5-RU) at Denver (8-1 overall, 7-0 D2-CH)

Wilton (8-1 overall, 6-1 D2-RU) at West Branch (9-0 overall, 7-0 D3-CH)

West Bracket

Belmond-Klemme (7-2 overall, 5-2 D2-WC) at West Lyon (9-0 overall, 7-0 D1-CH)

South Hamilton (8-1 overall, 6-1 D6-RU) at Avoca AHSTW (9-0 overall, 7-0 D7-CH)

Western Christian (7-2 overall, 6-1 D1-RU) at Van Meter (9-0 overall, 7-0 D6-CH)

IKM-Manning (7-2 overall, 6-1 D7-RU) at Pella Christian (9-0 overall, 7-0 D5-CH)

Class A

East Bracket

New London (6-2 overall, 4-2 D6-WC) at Wapsie Valley (9-0 overall, 7-0 D4-CH)

Pekin (8-1 overall, 5-1 D6-RU) at Hudson (9-0 overall, 7-0 D5-CH)

Belle Plaine (6-3 overall, 5-2 D5-WC) at Lynnville-Sully (8-0 overall, 6-0 D6-CH)

East Buchanan (8-1 overall, 6-1 D4-RU) at Saint Ansgar (9-0 overall, 7-0 D3-CH)

West Bracket

West Hancock (6-3 overall, 6-1 D3-RU) at West Sioux (9-0 overall, 7-0 D1-CH)

Sioux Central (7-2 overall, 6-1 D2-RU) at Council Bluffs St. Albert (8-1 overall, 6-1 D7-RU)

LeMars Gehlen (8-1 overall, 6-1 D1-RU) at Southwest Valley (9-0 overall, 7-0 D7-CH)

Gladbrook-Reinbeck (8-1 overall, 6-1 D5-RU) at Algona Garrigan (9-0 overall, 7-0 D2-CH)

8-Player

East Bracket

Moravia (9-1 overall, 6-1 D5-RU) at Don Bosco (9-0 overall, 6-0 D3-CH)

Iowa Valley (7-2 overall, 5-1 D4-RU) at Riceville (8-1 overall, 6-0 D2-CH)

Janesville (7-2 overall, 5-1 D2-RU) at HLV (8-2 overall, 7-0 D5-CH)

Tripoli (8-1 overall, 5-1 D3-RU) at Midland (8-1 overall, 6-0 D4-CH)

West Bracket

Bedford (6-3 overall, 5-1 D6-RU) at Audubon (9-0 overall, 6-0 D8-CH)

Fremont-Mills (7-2 overall, 6-1 D7-RU) at Remsen St. Mary’s (9-0 overall, 6-0 D1-CH)

Newell-Fonda (8-1 overall, 6-1 D1-RU) at Sidney (9-0 overall, 7-0 D7-CH)

Boyer Valley (7-2 overall, 5-1 D8-RU) at Stanton (8-1 overall, 6-0 D6-CH)

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