MBCA releases week one boys basketball rankings




Despite not losing, the Nixa boys slipped from No. 1 to No. 2 in the newest MBCA Rankings. The Coaches moved one-loss CBC ahead of the Eagles this week. All four of the other No. 1 teams remained the same.

Kickapoo, Crane and Hollister all made their debuts in the rankings this week. The complete rankings can be found below. Last week's ranking is listed in parenthesis in front of the team name.

 

(click hyperlinked team names for photos of one of that team's games)

CLASS 1
1. (1) Drexel (2-0)
2. (2) South Iron (5-0)
3. (7) Scott County Central (3-2)
4. (3) Glasgow (4-0)
5. (4) Meadville (4-0
6. (5) Eminence (3-0)
7. (6) Fair Play (3-0)
8. (10) Marion County (2-0)
9. (RV) North Andrew (3-0)
10. (NR) Leopold (3-0)
Others receiving votes:  Braymer, Ridgeway, Oak Ridge

CLASS 2
1. (1) Billings (3-0)
2. (2) Salisbury (2-0)
3. (4) West Platte (3-0)
4. (10) Bernie (3-0)
5. (RV) Iberia (4-0)
6. (NR) South Pemiscot (3-0)  
7. (7) Osceola (2-0)
8. (NR) Crane (4-0)
9. (NR) Harrisburg (2-0)
10. (NR) Canton (3-0)
Others receiving votes: Portageville, Hayti, Elsberry, Tipton, Sacred Heart, Sturgeon, Advance

CLASS 3
1. (1) Charleston (3-0)
2. (3) Lutheran North (0-0)
3. (6) Madison Prep (4-0)
4. (5) Maplewood (2-1)
5. (8) Higginsville (2-0)
6. (9) Fatima (2-0)
7. (NR) John Burroughs (2-0)
8. (4) Mt. Vernon (1-1)
9. (NR) St. James (3-0)
10. (NR) Hollister (4-0)
Others receiving votes: Caruthersville, Hogan Prep, Southern Boone, Cuba

CLASS 4
1. (1) Sikeston (2-0)
2. (7) Lafayette (St. Joseph) (4-0)    
3. (10) Mexico (4-0)
4. (5) Duchesne (1-0)
5. (3) Helias (1-1)    
6. (8) Westminster Christian  (2-1)
7. (NR) St. James (4-0)
8. (NR) Republic (3-0)
9. (NR) Center (1-0)
10. (2) Liberty North (1-2)
Others receiving votes: Hillcrest, Grandview (KC)

CLASS 5
1. (3) CBC (4-1)
2. (1) Nixa (2-0)
3. (5) Lee's Summit West (0-0)
4. (2) Rock Bridge (1-1)
5. (NR) Hickman (4-0)
6. (RV) Rockhurst (1-0)
7. (RV) Ft. Osage (1-0)
8. (6) DeSmet (1-0)
9. (8) Blue Springs South (1-0)
10. (NR) Kickapoo (2-1)
Others receiving votes: Hazelwood Central, Ladue, Liberty, Washington, McCluer North

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