SINCE 1972, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FOOTBALL POLL CHAMPIONS -
BIG SCHOOLS ONLY
 
 
 

 #GoPups 

 
Below are The Associated Press state football poll winners (capitol letters denotes also won state championship). 
Winning a poll title is certainly no guarantee of taking home the gold trophy in the state championship game. 
Only 16 of the 43 big school poll winners over the past 43 years - just a .372 percent success rate, have followed up a No. 1 ranking by winning the title on the field.
 

1972
Massillon Washington
1973
Warren Western Reserve
1974
Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller
1975
Lakewood St. Edward
1976
CINCINNATI ARCHBISHOP MOELLER
1977
CINCINNATI ARCHBISHOP MOELLER
1978
CINCINNATI PRINCETON
1979
CINCINNATI ARCHBISHOP MOELLER
1980
CINCINNATI ARCHBISHOP MOELLER
1981
Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller
1982
CINCINNATI ARCHBISHOP MOELLER
1983
Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller
1984
Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller
1985
Cincinnati Princeton
1986
Centerville
1987
Cleveland Villa Angela-St. Joseph
1988
CLEVELAND ST. IGNATIUS
1989
CLEVELAND ST. IGNATIUS
1990
Cleveland St. Ignatius
1991
Cincinnati Princeton
1992
CLEVELAND ST. IGNATIUS
1993
CLEVELAND ST. IGNATIUS
1994
Euclid
1995
CLEVELAND ST. IGNATIUS
1996
Troy
1997
CANTON McKINLEY
1998
Upper Arlington
1999
Grove City
2000
Cleveland St. Ignatius
2001
Cincinnati Colerain
2002
Warren G. Harding
2003
Warren G. Harding
2004
CINCINNATI COLERAIN
2005
CINCINNATI ST. XAVIER
2006
Cincinnati Colerain
2007
CINCINNATI ST. XAVIER
2008
Cleveland Glenville Academic Campus
2009
Cleveland St. Ignatius
2010
Cleveland Glenville Academic Campus
2011
Hilliard Davidson
2012
Lakewood St. Edward
2013
Cincinnati Colerain
2014
Hudson
2015
LAKEWOOD ST. EDWARD
2016
Cincinnati Colerain