13 Area Boys Basketball Teams Ranked in Latest AP Poll

The Michigan Associated Press has released its latest high school boys basketball state rankings of the 2021-22 season.

Traverse City St. Francis, Rudyard and McBain Northern Michigan Christian are among 13 area teams ranked.

Division 1
School Record Total Points
1. Detroit King (5) (11-1) 75
2. Orchard Lake St. Mary’s (12-3) 65
3. Detroit Cass Tech (12-2) 62
4. Grand Rapids Northview (13-0) 60
5. Detroit U-D Jesuit (8-4) 58
6. Muskegon (11-1) 49
7. Bloomfield Hills Brother Rice (9-4) 46
8. Rockford (12-1) 43
9. Hamtramck (10-3) 32
10. Ann Arbor Huron (10-2) 28
Others receiving votes: Warren De La Salle 20, River Rouge 18, Detroit Catholic Central 14, Grand Haven 13, Oak Park 5, Detroit Renaissance 5, Grand Blanc 4, Coldwater 2, East Lansing 1.
Division 2
School Record Total Points
1. Williamston (5) (15-0) 75
2. Grand Rapids Catholic Central (13-1) 68
3. Hudsonville Unity Christian (13-0) 66
4. Ferndale (10-2) 60
5. Croswell-Lexington (12-0) 53
5. Parchment (14-0) 53
7. Marshall (13-1) 44
8. Onsted (15-0) 32
9. Freeland (12-0) 31
10. Benton Harbor (12-2) 30
Others receiving votes: Romulus Summit Academy 20, Warren Michigan Collegiate 18, Carrollton 11, Standish Sterling Central 7, Detroit Edison 7, Battle Creek Pennfield 6, Ovid-Elsie 5, Pontiac Notre Dame Prep 5, Grand Rapids Christian 3, Grand Rapids West Catholic 2, Olivet 2, Clare 2.
Division 3
School Record Total Points
1. Flint Beecher (4) (10-1) 74
2. Menominee (1) (13-1) 69
3. Reese (11-2) 63
4. Traverse City St. Francis (11-1) 60
5. Riverview Gabriel Richard (13-0) 48
6. Benzie Central (11-1) 43
7. Schoolcraft (11-2) 41
8. Detroit Loyola (10-4) 34
9. Ecorse (7-2) 33
10. Grand Rapids Covenant Christian (11-2) 32
Others receiving votes: Glen Lake 23, Bad Axe 17, Vandercook Lake 16, Centreville 13, Montabella 9, Painesdale Jeffers 9, Mesick 8, Elkton-Pigeon Bay Port Laker 4, Watervliet 3, Hemlock 1.
Division 4
School Record Total Points
1. Southfield Christian (3) (11-2) 73
2. McBain Northern Michigan Christian (1) (13-0) 66
(tie) Rudyard (11-0) 66
4. Powers North Central (12-1) 57
5. Hillman (1) (13-0) 53
6. New Buffalo (12-1) 46
7. Ewen-Trout Creek (10-2) 40
8. Bellevue (10-1) 36
9. Munising (13-1) 33
10. Onaway (11-0) 31
Others receiving votes: Genesee Christian 24, Wyoming Tri-unity Christian 20, Lake Leelanau St. Mary 13, Ellsworth 11, Deckerville 9, Colon 7, Clarkston Everest Catholic 7, Buckley 4, Wakefield-Marenisco 2, Eau Claire 1, Norway 1.

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