MBCA releases third boys basketball rankings




The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association has released its third statewide basketball rankings. The Billings boys remained No. 1 in Class 2 despite a loss to Scott County Central on Saturday. The Nixa boys also lost on Saturday, but they remain No. 2 in Class 5. Parkview's boys are undefeated and ranked No. 7 in Class 5. The complete rankings are below.
CLASS 1
1. South Iron (8-0)
2. Drexel (5-0)
3. Glasgow (7-0)
4. Meadville (8-0
5. Eminence (6-0)
6. Fair Play (8-0)
7. North Andrew (7-0)
8. Leopold (7-0)
9. Braymer (6-1)
10. Scott County Central (4-4)
others receiving votes:  Oak Ridge, Scott County Central, Ridgeway, Marion County, Mound City

CLASS 2
1. Billings (6-1)
2. West Platte (8-0)  
3. Bernie (6-0)
4. Iberia (9-0)  
5. Salisbury (6-1)
6. Canton (8-0)
7. Sacred Heart (6-0)
8. Crane (7-1)
9. Advance (6-1)
10. Gallatin (8-0)
others receiving votes: Hayti, Elsberry, South Harrison, South Pemiscot,

CLASS 3
1. Madison Prep (7-0)  
2. Maplewood (8-1)  
3. Charleston (6-1)
4. John Burroughs (7-0)  
5. Higginsville (6-0)
6. Fatima (5-0)
7. St. James (8-0)
8. Clever (9-0)
9. Strafford (4-1)
10. Southern Boone (6-1)
others receiving votes:  Lutheran North, Hollister, Caruthersville, Cuba, Hogan Prep, St. Pius X (KC), Summit Christian

CLASS 4
1. Sikeston (8-0)
2. Lafayette (St. Joseph) (6-0)    
3. Mexico (7-0)
4. Duchesne (3-0)
5. Westminster Christian  (4-2)
6. Liberty North (5-2)
7. Republic (5-1)
8. Center (6-2)
9. Moberly (6-0)
10. Hillsboro (6-0)
others receiving votes:   Hillcrest, Webb City, Harrisonville, Grandview (KC),

CLASS 5
1. CBC (5-2)
2. Nixa (4-1)
3. Lee's Summit West (3-1)
4. Blue Springs South (5-0)  
5. Hickman (8-1)
6. DeSmet (5-1)
7. Parkview (6-0)
8. Rockhurst (3-2)
9.  Liberty (6-1)
10. Ladue (5-2)


Photo Galleries

Pictures: Glendale 1, Nixa 0


Glendale's keeper Kinda Lierz scored the only goal to lift the Lady Falcons over Nixa.

Pictures: Mount Vernon 21, Aurora 2


Mount Vernon improves to 4-0 in conference play

Pictures: Neosho vs. Ozark


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