In final regular-season state poll.
Three late-season losses to state-ranked opponents have dropped the Rolla High School girls' soccer team in the final regular-season state poll, which was released on Friday.
Rolla fell from No. 7 to No. 9 in the most recent Missouri Class 2 poll. The state poll is conducted by the Missouri State High School Soccer Association.
In the last two weeks of the regular season RHS lost to Springfield Glendale (No. 8 in Class 3), Jefferson City Helias (No. 8 in Class 2) and Jefferson City High (No. 9 in Class 3).
Rolla, now 15-4, will host the Missouri Class 2 District 10 Tournament this week on Kiwanis Field at the Bray Sports Complex. Rolla is the top-seed while Helias is seeded No. 2, Bolivar No. 3 and Marshfield No. 4.
In semifinal games today Rolla is to play Marshfield at 4 p.m. with Helias meeting Bolivar at 5:45 p.m.
The latest Missouri State High School Soccer Association girls' soccer poll (1st-place votes in parenthesis):
1. St. Dominic (7)
2. Kearney (1)
3. Incarnate Word
7. Rosati Kain
8. Jefferson City Helias
Others receiving votes: Platte County, Hannibal.
1. St. Joseph's (6)
2. St. Teresa's Aca. (4)
3. Eureka (1)
4. Nerinx Hall
6. Webster Groves
7. Lee's Summit West
8. Springfield Glendale
9. Jefferson City
Others receiving votes: Jackson, Nixa, Staley, Pattonville.
1. Saxony Lutheran (8)
2. St. Pius (Festus)
5. Lutheran St. Charles
7. Springfield Catholic
10. St. Vincent
Others receiving votes: St. Pius (KC), Sacred Heart, St. Paul Lutheran, Pembroke Hill, John Burroughs, Kennedy, Lutheran (KC), Principia, Trinity.