AP Poll: Apopka falls to #4, Wekiva receives votes
It was a rough week for Apopka football.
For the first time this season, both the Apopka Blue Darters and Wekiva Mustangs took a loss on the same night. The Blue Darters fell to the Jones Tigers 21-12, while Wekiva lost its second straight game to the Dr. Phillips Cougars 35-7.
Both Apopka and Wekiva are looking to bounce back this week with matchups inside their respective districts.
The Blue Darters, now 4-1 and ranked #4 in the Associated Press Florida High School 8A poll, will return to Apopka to host the West Orange Warriors for an 8A District 4 battle. The Blue Darters will play a Warrior squad that is riding a three-game winning streak and coming off a 20-19 win over Lake Mary. West Orange’s record now stands at 4-2.