Six Area Teams Ranked in 1st AP Poll of 2017-18

The Associated Press has released its first Michigan high school boys basketball poll of the 2017-18 season, with six area programs ranked.

McBain highlights the list of ranked area teams as the top-ranked program in Class C.

Class A
School Total Points
1. Clarkston (3) (9-1) 71
2. Hazel Park (1) (8-0) 70
3. Ann Arbor Skyline (7-0) 63
4. Detroit Cass Tech (1) (8-1) 59
5. Canton (9-0) 51
6. Detroit East English (8-2) 50
7. East Lansing (7-1) 48
8. Ypsilanti (6-0) 30
9. Flint Carman-Ainsworth (5-1) 29
10. Holland West Ottawa (6-1) 22
Others receiving 12 or more votes: Grand Ledge (6-1) 19, Petoskey (8-1) 13, Detroit U-D Jesuit (6-2) 12, Wayne Memorial (6-2) 12.

Class B
School Total Points
1. New Haven (3) (8-0) 72
2. Benton Harbor (2) (8-0) 71
3. River Rouge (7-0) 65
4. Wyoming Godwin Heights (7-1) 55
5. Grand Rapids Catholic Central (6-1) 40
6. Detroit Old Redford (4-0) 39
7. Frankenmuth (7-1) 33
(tie) Bridgeport (6-1) 33
9. Williamston (8-2) 28
10. Detroit Henry Ford Academy: SFCS (5-1) 21
Others receiving 12 or more votes: Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood (8-0) 18, Coloma (7-0) 18, Kalkaska (6-0) 14, Olivet (7-0) 13, Dearborn Henry Ford Academy (6-2) 12.

Class C
School Total Points
1. McBain (1) (7-0) 66
2. Kalamazoo Christian (7-0) 59
3. Monroe St. Mary Catholic Central (1) (6-0) 57
4. Iron Mountain (1) (7-0) 53
5. Grand Rapids Covenant Christian (9-2) 40
6. Flint Beecher (1) (4-5) 37
7. Dansville (7-1) 36
8. Grandville Calvin Christian (1) (6-1) 35
9. Kent City (8-0) 30
(tie)Detroit Edison PSA ECE (3-5) 30
Others receiving 12 or more votes: Kalamazoo Hackett (8-1) 27, Ypsilanti Arbor Prep (7-0) 19, Manton (5-2) 18, Detroit Cristo Rey (4-2) 12, Quincy (5-1) 12.

Class D
School Total Points
1. Southfield Christian (3) (6-2) 63
2. Fowler (7-0) 53
(tie) Frankfort (2) (6-0) 53
(tie) Hillman (7-0) 53
5. Rapid River (7-0) 48
6. Ewen-Trout Creek (8-0) 43
7. Wyoming Tri-unity Christian (6-2) 35
8. Marine City Cardinal Mooney (6-1) 34
9. Kingston (9-0) 33
10. Dollar Bay (6-0) 32
Others receiving 12 or more votes: Bellevue (8-0) 26, Bear Lake (7-0) 23, Powers North Central (6-1) 20, St. Joseph Lake Michigan Catholic (6-2) 20, Peck (6-1) 12.

Categories: Boys Basketball