MBCA releases fifth girls basketball rankings




All of the top ranked teams across the five classes remained the same this week. The Republic girls remain at No. 2 in Class 4 this week, as all of the top 10 in that class remain unchanged. Sparta's girls continue to climb the Class 2 rankings at they are now up to No. 4 followed by Skyline at No. 5. In Class 3, Ash Grove has risen to No. 2 behind St. James. Nixa holds at No. 4 in Class 5, while Ozark slips from No. 5 to No. 9 this week.

The complete rankings are below compilied by the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association. (Click hyperlinked team names for photos)

CLASS 1
1. Walnut Grove (11-1)
2. North Mercer (8-1)
3. Wellington Napoleon (10-1)
4. Dadeville (10-0)
5. North Andrew (10-1)
6. Weaubleau (11-1) 1-1
7. Glasgow (10-1)
8. Norborne (10-0)
9. Montrose (7-1)
10. Mound City (8-1)
others receiving votes:  Marion County, Chamois, Naylor, Polo, Chadwick, Jefferson,

CLASS 2
1. Silex (12-0)
2. Archie (9-0)
3. Sturgeon (9-1)
4. Sparta (9-1)
5. Skyline (11-2)  
6. Crane (11-3)
7. Seymour (10-2)
8. Morrisville (10-2)
9. Salisbury(9-3)
10. Crocker (10-2)
others receiving votes:   Maysville, Crest Ridge, Scotland County, North Platte, Purdy, New Haven, New Franklin

CLASS 3
1. St. James (14-0)
2. Ash Grove (12-3)
3. Trenton (10-1)   
4. North Callaway (9-1)
5. Hermann (10-2)
6. Monroe City (11-1)
7. Saxony Lutheran (10-1)
8. Lutheran (St. Charles) 11-1
9. Principia (8-5)
10. Lathrop (8-1)
others receiving votes:  O'Hara, Lawson, Southwest Washburn

CLASS 4
1. Incarnate Word (11-0)
2. Republic (10-0)
3. Sullivan (11-0)
4. St. Charles (13-0)
5. West Plains (12-1)
6. Pleasant Hill (562)
7. Miller Career (10-2)
8. Dexter (12-1)
9. Webb City (11-2)
10. MICDS (11-1)
others receiving votes: Kirksville, Lafayette (St. Joe, Westminster Christian, Harrisonville, Bolivar

CLASS 5
1. St. Joseph's (8-1)  
2. Rock Bridge (8-3)
3. Truman (10-0)   
4. Nixa (11-2)
5. Blue Springs (7-2)
6. Parkway South (10-2)
7. Ursuline (8-2)
8. Hickman (11-1)
9. Ozark (9-4)
10. Parkway North (9-1)
others receiving votes: Liberty, Nerinx Hall,


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