High School Football

Area’s Best (Nov. 2)

Here are the top five teams in the Grand Strand area as ranked by The Sun News’ Ian Guerin:

1. Socastee

• Braves own a perfect record, and it should remain that way for another week.

2. Myrtle Beach

• Mickey Wilson’s team enters postseason as No. 2 seed, first time since he took over.

3. Carvers Bay

• Bears did everything necessary to earn prime playoff position.

4. Loris

• Lions get a week off to heal up for home game in second round of postseason.

5. Conway

• Tigers still alive for Region VI-AAAA crown heading into rivalry game at Carolina Forest.