Thirteen Area Teams Ranked in 1st 2017-18 Poll

The first Associated Press Michigan high school girls basketball poll of the 2017-18 season has been released, with 13 area teams ranked.
Class A
School Total Points
1. East Kentwood (3) (9-0) 87
2. Saginaw Heritage (2) (7-0) 84
3. East Lansing (1) (7-0) 79
4. DeWitt (9-1) 68
5. Howell (7-1) 52
6. Bay City Western (7-0) 43
7. Bloomfield Hills Marian (6-1) 41
8. Ann Arbor Huron (8-1) 37
9. Wayne Memorial (3-1) 36
10. Macomb Dakota (6-1) 31
Others receiving 12 or more votes: Flint Carman Ainsworth (6-2) 28, East Grand Rapids (6-1) 19, Caledonia (7-0) 18, Coldwater (8-1) 15, St. Clair Shores Lakeview (7-0) 15, Marquette (7-0) 12.
Class B
School Total Points
1. Williamston (5) (9-0) 89
2. Detroit Country Day (1) (6-1) 83
3. Battle Creek Pennfield (6-0) 71
4. Kingsley (6-0) 67
5. Jackson Northwest (6-1) 61
6. Goodrich (5-1) 52
7. Chelsea (7-1) 50
8. Hamilton (6-1) 38
9. Freeland (6-2) 34
10. Gladwin (6-0) 33
Others receiving 12 or more votes: Kalkaska (7-0) 28, New Boston Huron (6-0) 21, Birch Run (6-1) 14.
Class C
School Total Points
1. Det. Edison PSA (3) (6-0) 45
2. Pewamo-Westphalia (7-0) 41
3. St. Ignace (7-0) 37
(tie) Ypsilanti Arbor Prep (6-2) 37
5. Hemlock (7-0) 33
6. Reese (1) (7-1) 32
7. Glen Lake (6-0) 29
8. Schoolcraft (8-0) 27
9. Negaunee (10-0) 26
10. Sandusky (8-1) 23
Others receiving 12 or more votes: Niles Brandywine (6-1) 20, Laingsburg (5-0) 19, Pittsford (8-0) 17, Springport (8-0) 16, Farwell (6-2) 14, Beaverton (7-1) 14, Byron (6-1) 12.
Class D
School Total Points
1. Mt. Pleasant Sacred Heart (5) (7-0) 75
2. Bellaire (6-1) 44
3. Adrian Lenawee Christian (7-0) 42
4. Kingston (7-0) 41
5. St. Joseph Mich. Lutheran (6-1) 40
6. Munising (6-1) 38
(tie)Gaylord St. Mary (6-1) 38
8. Athens (9-0) 37
9. Harbor Light (8-0) 35
10. Hillman (5-1) 34
Others receiving 12 or more votes: Bark River-Harris (8-1) 28, Waterford Our Lady (6-2) 27, Portland St. Patrick (5-1) 27, Cedarville (6-1) 23, Chassell (5-1) 18.

Categories: Girls Basketball