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O-Zone Poll
Who is the area's best public address announcer?
  Mike Counterman/Greg Porter, Fair Grove
  Dennis Faught, Ozark
  Ken Gaspar, Monett
  Ken Knierim, Republic
  J.R. Leiber, Osceola
  Nelson Morgan, Waynesville
  Bob Petersen, Lamar
  Russell Reavis, Crane
  Leslie Top, Mtn Grove
  Ramona Whayne, Hartville
Rankings
Each week Ozarks Sports Zone ranks area teams based on their dominance by class. Momentum, strength of schedule and recent success are factors in determining the top 10. 1. (1) Walnut Grove (C1: 17-0) – Walnut Grove is on top for the second week in
There are 10 area boys basketball teams ranked across the five classes in this week's statewide boys basketball coaches poll. Crane and Osceola continue to hold the top two spots in Class 2 followed by Gainesville (No. 4), Hartville (No. 5) and Winon
There are 13 area girls basketball teams ranked across the five classes in this week's statewide girls basketball coaches poll. The big change comes in Class 2 where the two-time defending champion Crane Lady Pirates have been supplanted as the No. 1
Each week Ozarks Sports Zone ranks area teams based on their dominance by class. Momentum, strength of schedule and recent success are factors in determining the top 10.

(Class, record, previous week in parenthesis)

1. Crane (C2, 18-2, 3) – Th