Six are high school football programs will be playing in new divisions in 2019.

Austintiown FItch is now in Division II, Chaney and East are in Division III, East Palestine and LaBrae drop to Division VI and McDonald  drops to Division VII.

The new alignments were released by the Ohio High School Athletic Association.

In all 55 schools statewide moved up due to a combination of enrollment and competitive balance numbers and 18 schools moved down with the same formula.

The complete divisional breakdowns can be found at