Here is the first installment of 12's Top 12 for the 2013 high school football season. The team's 2012 record is in parenthesis.

1. Steele (14-1)
2. O'Connor (12-3)
3. Brennan (13-1)
4. Madison (11-3)
5. Brandeis (12-2)
6. Judson (8-4)
7. Smithson Valley (11-1)
8. East Central (8-4)
9. Brackenridge (7-5)
10. Harlandale (9-3)
11. Alamo Heights (8-3)
12. Somerset (9-3)