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A pair of KCI teams remain in the top four of their respective classes heading into the final three weeks of the regular season.

Lathrop (6-0) comes in at No. 3 in Class 2 in Monday's Missouri Media football rankings. The Mules remain one spot ahead of No. 4 Maryville (5-1) with the two on a possible collision course for a Class 2 District 8 championship.

Lathrop will host North Platte this week, while Maryville is idle ahead of matchup with Savannah.

In Class 1, Mid-Buchanan remains fourth in the state with a win over East Buchanan on Friday. The Dragons (5-1) head to Plattsburg this Friday.

South Harrison (6-0) debuts at No. 10 after beating previously ranked Gallatin. The Bulldogs will face winless Trenton in Week 7.

In Class 3, Savannah came up one point from cracking the top 10 following a fifth straight win. The Savages will face Chillicothe on Friday.

Pattonsburg edged out East Atchison by one first-place vote to remain atop the 8-man media polls, ahead fo Worth County, Mound City and Southwest Livingston.