Ten local HS girls basketball teams mentioned in first AP Poll

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

Class A

School                                     Total Points

1. Saginaw Heritage                   (3) (8-0) 73     

2. DeWitt                                  (1) (8-0) 62     

3. Southfield Lathrup                 (1) (4-2) 54     

4. Haslett                                  (7-1) 37     

5. Ann Arbor Huron                    (7-2) 35     

6. Detroit Renaissance               (8-1) 33     

7. Marquette                              (10-1) 32     

8. Farmington Hills Harrison       (7-1) 30     

9. Midland Dow                         (7-2) 27     

10. Caledonia                            (7-1) 24    

Others receiving votes: Muskegon (5-1) 23, Clarkston (8-0) 19, Detroit King (5-1) 17, Dexter (7-1) 16, Rochester Hills Stoney Creek (8-1) 15, Grosse Pointe North (6-0) 13, Novi (6-0) 12.

Class B

School                                         Total Points

1. Grand Rapids Catholic Central (2) (8-0) 70

2. Detroit Country Day               (8-1) 67

3. Williamston                           (8-1) 58

4. Bay City John Glenn              (3) (8-0) 56

5. Grand Rapids South Christian (7-0) 54

6. Frankenmuth                        (7-1) 52

7. Houghton                              (5-1-1) 39

8. Perry                                     (5-0) 31

9. Goodrich                               (6-1) 24

10. Manistee                             (6-2) 23

Others receiving votes: Marshall (7-1) 22, Birch Run (7-0) 22, Kalkaska (7-0) 15, Flint Powers (6-3) 13, Chelsea (6-2) 12.

Class C

School                                     Total Points

1. Calumet                                (4) (9-0) 72     

2. Ypsilanti Arbor Preparatory    (8-1) 65     

3. Flint Hamady                         (1) (6-0) 56     

4. Ithaca                                    (7-0) 55     

5. Laingsburg                            (7-1) 35      

(tie)St. Ignace LaSalle              (7-1) 35     

7. Traverse City St. Francis      (6-1) 34     

8. Saginaw Nouvel                     (4-2) 29     

9. Napoleon                              (8-0) 20     

10. Carson City-Crystal              (7-1) 18    

Others receiving votes: Gobles (8-0) 17, Manchester (7-1) 17, Bath (7-1) 16, Maple City Glen Lake (6-1) 15,Blissfield (7-1) 15, Homer (5-2) 13, Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett (7-3) 13, St. Louis (5-1) 13.

Class D

School                                     Total Points

1. Mount Pleasant Sacred Heart (2) (8-0) 57     

2. Pittsford                               (2) (8-0) 55     

3. Newberry                               (7-0) 48     

4. Bark River-Harris                    (8-0) 46     

5. Waterford Our Lady                 (6-1) 38     

6. Cedarville                             (6-1) 28     

7. Frankfort                              (5-2) 25     

8. Mendon                                 (6-0) 21     

9. St. Joseph Michigan Lutheran (4-0) 19     

10. Posen                                 (6-0) 16     

(tie) Crystal Falls Forest Park     (6-2) 16    

Others receiving votes: Munising (5-2) 14, Climax-Scotts (6-1) 12, Stephenson (7-0) 12.