NC Mustangs have made it into Round 2 of the Best of Football Programs in USA Today! Round two voting starts today at noon EST we are in Region 6! We need to start voting again to get them into round 3 and into the top spot. Everyone please vote often and over and over again! Below, you will find the results from each state and who your Natrona County Mustangs are up against!

AL T.R. Miller 3,152
AK Soldotna 112
AZ Chandler 14,139
AR El Dorado 7094
CA Mater Dei 2770
CO Cherry Creek 1968
CT St. Joseph 1089
DE William Penn 5145
DC Friendship Collegiate Academy 1282
FL Manatee 6069
GA Valdosta 132256
HI Kahuku 3113
ID Eagle 987
IL Metamora Township 37649
IN Bishop Luers 31440
IA Dowling Catholic 22658
KS Derby 134730
KY Mayfield 24914
LA West Monroe 12359
ME Thornton Academy 18932
MD Sherwood 4743
MA St. John's Prep 4260
MI Ithaca 20713
MN Totino Grace 40733
MS South Panola 2617
MO Maryville 38005
MT Billings Central Catholic 15210
NE Omaha North 45256
NV Bishop Gorman 8185
NH Bedford 1116
NJ Bergen Catholic 28667
NM Artesia 16646
NY Randolph 25643
NC Richmond Sr 26019
ND Velva Public 3312
OH Newark Catholic 1667
OK Clinton HS 23939
OR Lake Oswego HS 5735
PA Southern Columbia 16479
RI Mt. Pleasant 1620
SC Greenwood HS 22489
SD Washington HS 47723
TN Whitehaven 16609
TX Katy 34182
UT Timpview 3850
VT Woodstock 10396
VA Ocean Lakes 75704
WA Bothell 1150
WV Wheeling Central Catholic 100
WI Kimberly 27297
WY Natrona County 25203

KS Olathe North 30593
MN Hutchinson 29488
NE McCook 28632
VA Oscar Smith 67696
IN Bishop Chatard 26108

Who has the best football program in the country?  USA TODAY High School Sports is giving the fans the opportunity to decide.  The next installment of the “Best Of” contest series will be the 2014 Best Football Program.  Each state, as well as Washington D.C., will have five representative schools.The contest will start with 255 schools, with the overall strength of all the individual football programs as the criteria for inclusion.


  • On-field success (all levels)
  • Coaching/Player Development
  • Fans/Attendance (community support)
  •  Facilities/Training/Uniforms

There will be three rounds of voting:

Round Dates:

State: Nov. 10 – Nov. 19

Regional: Nov. 20 – Dec. 1

National: Dec. 2 – Dec. 10

State Round – Begins at 12 p.m. (ET) Nov. 10, 2014 and ends at 2 p.m. (ET) Nov. 19.  At the end of the first round, the 51 schools with the most votes in each state will advance to the Regional Voting, along with the top five schools that received the highest number of votes, but did not win their region. A total of 56 schools advance to the regional round.

Regional Round – Begins at 12 p.m. (ET) Nov. 20, 2014 and ends at 2 p.m. (ET) Dec. 1. The schools that receive the highest number of eligible votes from each region (one per region) will advance to the final round. The next two highest vote getters (no matter what region) will receive a wild card, and advance to the final round. Ten total schools will advance to the final round.

Final Round - Begins at 12 p.m. (ET) Dec. 2, 2014 and ends at 2:00 p.m. (E.T.) Dec. 10. The school that receives the highest number of eligible votes from the final voting round will be the winner.


First Place: The Athletic Dept. of the high school will receive $1,000 and a banner

Second Place: The Athletic Dept. of the high school will receive $500 and a banner

Third Place: The Athletic Dept. of the high school will receive $250 and a banner

About the “Best Of” Contest Series:
More than 2,000 schools have been involved in at least one of the America's Best contests, with past champions hailing from Missouri, Vermont, Illinois (three times), Kentucky, North Carolina, Oklahoma and Kansas.


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