Eleven Area Programs Ranked in Latest AP Poll

The Associated Press has released its latest Michigan high school boys basketball state rankings, with 11 area programs receiving recognition.

Local programs are listed in bold.

Class A

School                                     Record             Total Points

1. Clarkston (4)                          (12-0)               74     

2. Grand Rapids Christian          (10-0)                69     

3. East Lansing (1)                    (12-0)                67     

4. Muskegon                             (12-0)                59     

5. Kalamazoo Central                 (11-1)                44     

6. Flint Carman-Ainsworth          (12-1)                42     

7. Detroit U-D Jesuit                  (9-3)                  41     

8. Detroit East English               (10-2)                40     

9. Holland West Ottawa             (10-1)                38     

10. Macomb Dakota                  (10-3)                35    

Others receiving 12 or more votes: Walled Lake Western (11-1) 17, Detroit King (10-2) 15, Ann Arbor Huron (10-2) 12.

Class B

School                                     Record            Total Points

1. Wyoming Godwin Heights (3) (12-0)                58     

2. River Rouge (1)                     (12-0)                57     

3. Benton Harbor                       (13-0)                52     

4. Bridgeport                             (10-0)                41     

5. New Haven                            (11-1)                37     

6. Big Rapids                           (11-0)                36     

7. Grand Rapids Catholic Central (10-1)               34     

(tie) Wayland                             (9-2)                  34     

9. Hazel Park                             (8-2)                 24     

10. Freeland                              (9-1)                  22    

Others receiving 12 or more votes: Frankenmuth (9-1) 18, Hillsdale (10-0) 16, Ludington (10-0) 13.

Class C

School                                     Record             Total Points

1. McBain (4)                            (11-0)                74     

2. Pewamo-Westphalia              (10-0)                62     

3. Norway                                 (12-0)                59     

4. Flint Beecher (1)                     (9-3)                  55     

5. Kalamazoo Hackett                (10-0)                52     

6. Monroe St. Mary CC              (10-0)                50     

7. Riverview Gabriel Richard       (12-0)                48     

8. Sand Creek                            (11-0)                42     

9. Beaverton                             (10-1)                37     

10. Niles Brandywine                  (12-0)               28    

Others receiving 12 or more votes: Hanover-Horton (9-1) 18, Marlette (12-1) 18.

Class D

School                                     Record             Total Points

1. Powers North Central (4)        (11-0)                60     

2. Southfield Christian               (8-2)                  52     

(tie) Buckley                             (9-0)                  52     

(tie) Hillman                             (10-0)                52      

5. Bellaire                                 (9-1)                 41     

6. Lansing Christian                   (9-2)                  40     

7. Brimley                                (9-3)                  23     

8. Bark River-Harris                    (9-3)                  22     

9. Pickford                               (8-3)                  19     

10. Fowler                                 (7-3)                  17    

Others receiving 12 or more votes: Baldwin (9-1)16, Frankfort (7-2) 14, Wyoming Tri-unity Christian (7-5) 14.

Categories: Boys Basketball