Eufaula made the biggest jump in this week’s AL.com Power 25 high school football rankings.

The Tigers won a back-and-forth battle with Central-Phenix City on Friday, holding on for a dramatic 38-36 victory.

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With the win, Eufaula went from unranked to No. 8 in this week’s poll.

The top three teams remained the same with No. 1 Thompson leading the way.

The Power 25 is a ranking of high school football teams in Alabama regardless of classification.

Here are this week’s rankings:

Clay-Chalkville coach Drew Gilmer directs his team against Helena during an AHSAA Class 6A first round playoff football game in Helena, Ala., Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. (Dennis Victory | preps@al.com)Dennis Victory | preps@al.com

25. (tie) Clay-Chalkville (2-0)

Total points: 10

Previous ranking: 24

Last week: Won by forfeit when Hueytown had to quarantine for COVID-19 concerns.

This week: at Jasper, Friday.

Austin players take the field. Decatur vs. Austin High School football Thursday Aug. 27, 2020. (Bob Gathany – preps@AL.com)AL.com

25. (tie) Austin (2-0)

Total points: 10

Previous ranking: NR

Last week: Defeated Decatur 67-3.

This week: vs. Florence, Friday

Mobile Christian’s Johnny Schmitz (16) attempts to outrun UMS-Wright’s Jamey Gaston (36) during the Mobile Christian vs UMS-Wright game, Friday, August 28, 2020, in Saraland, Ala. (Scott Donaldson | preps@al.com)Scott Donaldson/al.com

24. Mobile Christian (1-0)

Total points: 11

Previous ranking: NR

Last week: Defeated UMS-Wright 25-24 in overtime.

This week: at Escambia County, Friday

Central-Phenix City’s Joseph McKay holds off Thompson’s Tyreke Bivins during the AHSAA Super 7 Class 7A championship at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Ala., Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. (Dennis Victory | preps@al.com)

22. (tie) Central-Phenix City (0-2)

Total points: 12

Previous ranking: 7

Last week: Lost 38-36 at Eufaula.

This week: at Smiths Station, Friday

Mobile Christian’s Johnny Schmitz (16) is tackled by a swarm of bulldogs during the Mobile Christian vs UMS-Wright game, Friday, August 28, 2020, in Saraland, Ala. (Scott Donaldson | preps@al.com)Scott Donaldson/al.com

22. (tie) UMS-Wright (1-1)

Total points: 12

Previous ranking: 10

Last week: Lost to Mobile Christian 25-24 in overtime.

This week: at LeFlore (Ladd-Peebles Stadium), Thursday

Vigor will play the first game under new coach John McKenzie this week against W.S. Neal. (Mike Kittrell/preps@al.com)

21. Vigor (1-0)

Total points: 15

Previous ranking: 23

Last week: Did not play.

This week: vs. W.S. Neal, Friday

Piedmont’s Mason Langley blocks for Piedmont’s Taylor Hayes during the AHSAA Super 7 Class 3A championship at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Ala., Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. (Julie Bennett/jbennett@al.com)

20. Piedmont (1-0)

Total points: 16

Previous ranking: 17

Last week: Defeated Cherokee County 39-7

This week: vs. Saks, Friday

American Christian Academy head coach Chris Smelley talks with his team after American Christian Academy’s evening football practice, Tuesday, July 28, 2020, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (Photo by Vasha Hunt)Vasha Hunt

19. American Christian (2-0)

Total points: 20

Previous ranking: 19

Last week: Defeated Greensboro 33-12.

This week: at Montevallo, Friday

Pleasant Grove’s Christian Lewis celebrates his touchdown catch – the game-winner – during the second half of the Pleasant Grove at Briarwood 5A high-school football playoff semifinal game, Friday, Nov. 29, 2019, in Birmingham, Ala. (Photo by Vasha Hunt)Vasha Hunt

18. Pleasant Grove (1-1)

Total points: 22

Previous ranking: 20

Last week: Lost to Oxford 29-28.

This week: vs. Cordova, Friday

Saarland head coach Jeff Kelly directs players during a work out on campus Wednesday, June 17, 2020, in Saraland, Ala. (Mike Kittrell/preps@al.com)

17. Saraland (1-1)

Total points: 24

Previous ranking: 18

Last week: Forfeited to Hewitt-Trussville after deciding not to make that trip due to COVID-19 concerns. Possibility game could be played later in the season.

This week: vs. McGill-Toolen, Friday

Daphne wide receiver Kaden Blackwell (13) makes a catch against Davidson defender Jeramiah Martin (16) in the first half of a prep football game Thursday, August 27, 2020, at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. (Mike Kittrell/preps@al.com)

16. Daphne (2-0)

Total points: 25

Previous ranking: 21

Last week: Defeated Davidson 42-7.

This week: vs. Fairhope, Friday

Central-Clay County players and coaches celebrate the victory over Pleasant Grove in the AHSAA Super 7 Class 5A championship game at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Ala., Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019. (Mark Almond | preps@al.com­) Mark Almond | preps@al.com

15. Central-Clay County (2-0)

Total points: 30

Previous ranking: 16

Last week: Defeated Benjamin Russell 37-20

This week: at Sylacauga, Friday

Fyffe’s Ike Rowell skips though the Reeltown defense as Tra Hughley tries to make the stop during the AHSAA Super 7 Class 2A championship at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Ala., Friday, Dec. 6, 2019. (Dennis Victory | preps@al.com)Dennis Victory | preps@al.com

14. Fyffe (1-0)

Total points: 32

Previous ranking: 15

Last week: Did not play

This week: at Collinsville, Friday

Pinson Valley’s Zach Pyron throws as he is pressured by Shades Valley’s Nathan Lavender (43) in Irondale, Ala., on Friday, Aug. 28, 2020. (Mark Almond | preps@al.com)

13. Pinson Valley (1-1)

Total points: 38

Previous ranking: 13

Last week: Defeated Shades Valley 31-21

This week: vs. Gardendale, Friday

Blount’s LaMarcus Brown (2) runs the ball during the Daphne vs Blount football game, Friday, November 1, 2019, in Daphne, Ala. (Scott Donaldson | preps@al.com)Scott Donaldson/al.com

12. Blount (1-1)

Total points: 39

Previous ranking: 12

Last week: Leopards have yet to play a game. They were forced to forfeit to Vigor in the opener (unless that game can be rescheduled) for COVID reasons. They earned a forfeit win over Greenville last week, according to Blount principal Jerome Woods.

This week: at Baldwin County, Friday

McGill-Toolen quarterback Spencer Arceneaux (18) fakes a handoff to McGill-Toolen running back Carlos Evans (5) in the first half of a prep football playoff game Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, at Lipscomb Field in Mobile, Ala. (Mike Kittrell/preps@al.com)

11. McGill-Toolen (0-0)

Total points: 40

Previous ranking: 14

Last week: Did not play.

This week: at Saraland, Friday

Ramsay’s Kamren Ivory (4) runs a sneak for long yards during the first half of the Ramsay at Bessemer City high-school football game, Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Irondale, Ala. (Photo by Vasha Hunt)Vasha Hunt

10. Ramsay (1-0)

Total points: 42

Previous ranking: 11

Last week: Did not play.

This week: at Wenonah, Friday

St. Paul’s head coach Steve Mask prepares the Saints to play Spanish Fort in a prep football game Friday, August 28, 2020, in Spanish Fort, Ala. (Mike Kittrell/preps@al.com)

9. St. Paul’s (2-0)

Total points: 44

Previous ranking: 8

Last week: Defeated Spanish Fort 17-14

This week: vs. Williamson, Friday

Hueytown coach Greg Patterson, left, and Eufaula coach Ed Rigby share a laugh with officials before the overtime period during an AHSAA Class 6A second round playoff game in Hueytown, Ala., Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. (Dennis Victory | preps@al.com)Dennis Victory | preps@al.com

8. Eufaula (2-0)

Total points: 45

Previous ranking: NR

Last week: Defeated Central-Phenix City 38-36

This week: at Lee-Montgomery, Friday

Oxford’s Trey Higgins (3) throws long during the second half of the Oxford at Pleasant Grove high-school football game, Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, in Hoover, Ala. (Photo by Vasha Hunt)Vasha Hunt

7. Oxford (1-1)

Total points: 54

Previous ranking: 4

Last week: Defeated Pleasant Grove 29-28

This week: vs. Scottsboro, Friday

Fairhope defenders Trent Spaller (85), Jerry Bethea (51) and Kirk Lipscomb (5) tackle Spanish Fort running back Johnny Morris III (1) in the first half a prep football game Thursday, August 20, 2020, in Fairhope, Ala. (Mike Kittrell/preps@al.com)

6. Fairhope (2-0)

Total points: 56

Previous ranking: 9

Last week: Defeated Andalusia 28-21.

This week: vs. Daphne, Friday

Auburn head coach Adam Winegarden warms up the team before the Opelika vs. Auburn High School football game at Duck Samford Park Friday Aug. 28, 2020. (Julie Bennett – preps@AL.com)AL.com

5. Auburn (2-0)

Total points: 57

Previous ranking: 6

Last week: Defeated Opelika 37-10

This week: vs. Prattville, Friday

Mountain Brook coach Chris Yeager talks in warmups before the Hoover at Mountain Brook high-school football game, Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Birmingham, Ala. (Photo by Vasha Hunt)Vasha Hunt

4. Mountain Brook (1-0)

Total points: 60

Previous ranking: 5

Last week: Defeated Calera in a game of no record.

This week: at Woodlawn, Thursday

Hoover takes the field during the first half of the Bessemer City at Hoover high-school football game, Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, in Hoover, Ala. (Photo by Vasha Hunt)Vasha Hunt

3. Hoover (2-0)

Total points: 70

Previous ranking: 3

Last week: Defeated Bessemer City 62-0.

This week: at Vestavia Hills, Friday

Hewitt-Trussville’s Jackson Holland throws as he is pressured by Pinson Valley’s Jaylon Norwood in Pinson, Ala., on Friday, Aug. 21, 2020. (Mark Almond | preps@al.com)

2. Hewitt-Trussville (2-0)

Total points: 71

Previous ranking: 2

Last week: Received a forfeit victory over Saraland. Possibility game could be rescheduled later in the season.

This week: at Spain Park, Friday

Thompson’s J.B. Mitchell (13) celebrates a touchdown during the Thompson – Sparkman football game at Sparkman High School on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020. (Eric Schultz/preps@al.com)AL.com

1. Thompson (2-0)

Total points: 75

Previous ranking: 1

Last week: Defeated Sparkman 39-7.

This week: vs. Tuscaloosa County, Friday

POWER 25 NOTES

Dropped out: Opelika, Bibb County

Other teams receiving votes: Prattville (8), Brantley (7), Leroy (3), Autauga Academy (1)

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