Eight local HS boys basketball teams mentioned in first AP Poll

Eight local high school boys basketball teams grace the latest Associated Press state rankings. Local teams are highlighted in bold.

Class A

School                                     Total Points

1. Detroit U-D Jesuit                  (5) (8-0) 75     

2. Macomb Dakota                    (4-0)   53     

3. Detroit Renaissance               (6-0)   51     

(tie) Saginaw Arthur Hill              (6-0)   51     

5. Muskegon                             (6-1)   49     

6. Clarkston                              (4-1)   39     

7. Ann Arbor Pioneer                 (10-0) 38     

8. North Farmington                   (6-1)   35     

9. Ypsilanti                                (6-1)   30     

10. Kalamazoo Central               (5-1)   21     

(tie) East Lansing                      (6-0)   21    

Others receiving twelve or more votes: Detroit Western International (5-2) 20, Walled Lake Central (5-1) 16, Hudsonville (7-1) 14, Canton (8-0) 13, East Kentwood (5-1) 13, Grand Rapids Union (6-1) 12, Rochester Adams (6-0) 12.

Class B

School                                     Total Points

1. Wyoming Godwin Heights      (3) (6-1) 72     

2. River Rouge                          (2) (6-0) 66     

3. Onsted                                  (6-0) 62     

4. Wayland                                (5-1) 57     

5. Lansing Catholic                    (6-0) 56     

6. New Haven                            (5-1) 55     

7. Chelsea                                 (6-0) 37     

8. Frankenmuth                         (6-0) 25     

9. Haslett                                  (5-1) 23     

(tie) Alma                                  (5-1) 23    

Others receiving twelve or more votes: Williamston (5-2) 19, Detroit University Prep (7-0) 14.

Class C

School                                     Total Points

1. Flint Beecher                         (4) (5-1) 71     

2. Ithaca                                    (7-0) 60     

3. McBain                                 (6-0) 53     

4. Beaverton                             (6-0) 51     

5. Southfield Christian               (5-1) 49     

6. Negaunee                              (1) (8-0) 43     

7. Grandville Calvin Christian      (5-0) 39     

8. Iron Mountain                        (6-0) 26     

9. Bad Axe                                (7-0) 16     

10. North Muskegon                  (5-1) 14     

(tie)Pewamo-Westphalia             (5-1) 14     

(tie)Napoleon                            (8-0) 14      

(tie)Shelby                                (5-2) 14    

Others receiving 12 or more votes: Detroit Loyola (5-3) 13, Unionville-Sebewaing (6-0) 12.

Class D

School                                    Total Points

1. Powers North Central (3)        (5-0) 59     

2. Crystal Falls Forest Park        (6-0) 41     

(tie)Adrian Lenawee Christian    (1) (8-1) 41     

4. Wyoming Tri-unity Christian      (4-1) 39     

5. Hillman                                  (6-0) 35     

6. Buckley                                  (5-0) 32     

(tie)Frankfort                              (5-1) 32     

8. Allen Park Inter-City Baptist      (4-1) 31     

9. Lake Linden-Hubbell                 (6-0) 28     

10. Climax-Scotts                         (6-1) 27     

(tie)Waterford Our Lady                (5-2) 27    

Others receiving twelve or more votes: Chassell (4-0) 16, Bellaire (5-1) 15, Mount Pleasant Sacred Heart (3-2) 15, Lansing Christian (4-2)14.