Nine Northern Michigan Programs Ranked in Latest AP Poll

The Associated Press has released its latest Michigan high school boys basketball rankings of the 2016-17 season, with nine area programs making the list.

McBain remains the top-ranked team in Class C, while six programs make the list in Class D.

Class A

School                                                 Record             Total Points

1. Clarkston (3)                                     (13-0)                73          

2. Grand Rapids Christian (1)                 (12-0)                70                 

3. East Lansing (1)                                (13-0)                67                 

4. Muskegon                                         (13-0)                60                 

5. Kalamazoo Central                            (12-1)                52                 

6. Detroit U-D Jesuit                              (11-3)                46                 

7. Flint Carman-Ainsworth                      (13-1)                41                 

8. Macomb Dakota                                (12-3)                38                 

9. Holland West Ottawa                         (12-1)                35                  

10. Detroit King                                     (12-2)                29                

Others receiving 12 or more votes: Detroit East English (11-3) 28.

Class B

School                                                  Record            Total Points

1. Wyoming Godwin Heights (4)             (13-0)                74     

2. River Rouge (1)                                 (13-1)                66     

3. New Haven                                       (13-1)                63     

4. Bridgeport                                         (12-0)                62     

5. Benton Harbor                                   (13-1)                53      

6. Big Rapids                                       (12-0)                44     

(tie) Wayland                                         (12-2)                44     

8. Grand Rapids Catholic Central            (11-2)                29     

9. Hazel Park                                        (10-3)                28     

10. Frankenmuth                                   (11-1)                 27    

Others receiving votes: Hillsdale 21, Freeland (10-2) 17.

Class C

School                                                  Record             Total Points

1. McBain (4)                                        (14-0)                74     

2. Pewamo-Westphalia                          (12-0)                64     

3. Kalamazoo Hackett Cath. Central       (11-0)                57     

4. Norway                                             (13-0)                56     

(tie)Riverview Gabriel Richard                 (14-0)                56     

6. Monroe St. Mary Catholic Central       (12-0)                50     

7. Flint Beecher (1)                                (10-3)                44     

8. Sand Creek                                       (13-0)                43     

9. Niles Brandywine                               (14-0)                41     

10. Marlette                                           (14-1)                23    

Others receiving votes: Breckenridge (10-1) 21, Beaverton (11-2) 15, Michigan Center (13-0) 14.

Class D

School                                                 Record             Total Points

1. Powers North Central (5)                    (13-0)                75     

2. Southfield Christian                           (10-2)                70     

3. Hillman                                            (12-0)                63     

4. Buckley                                            (11-0)                62     

5. Bellaire                                             (10-1)               52     

6. Bark River-Harris                                (11-3)               45     

7. Lansing Christian                               (11-3)                40     

8. Pickford                                           (9-3)                  38     

9. Brimley                                            (10-4)                27     

10. Fowler                                             (8-4)                 17    

Others receiving votes: Baldwin (10-1) 15.

Categories: Boys Basketball