(2-19-18) A major change at the top of this week’s SSN National Public HS Girls Basketball Rankings.

Final shot at the buzzer falls out for Belleville East in loss to Edwardsville

A new #1 is in place, Eastview moves up from #2 to replace last week’s #1 Edwardsville. The Tigers did not lose this week, but they had a close call win over Belleville East (18-10) 41-40 in an IHSA Regional Championship, East had a chance for a lay-up to win, but it fell out at the buzzer. Edwardsville drops to #5. Eastview had no problems this week and takes over the top spot and continue to impress.

Central Valley

Riverdale moves up to #2, North Allegheny moves up two spots to #3 and an impressive Central Valley is at #4.


Moving up one spot this week includes #6 Hoover, #7 Bartlesville, #8 East Kentwood and #9 Strafford.


New this week to the Top 10 is Olathe East (18-0) at #10, it is the first time they have shown-up  in the SSN rankings. The Hawks replace Eagle who lost to Post Falls (24-2) 62-53 in the 5A Idaho State Girls Championship game. It was a disappointing end to a very good season.

SSN National Public HS Girls Basketball Rankings- 2-19-18- Week 11

  1. (2) Eastview (Apple Valley, Minn) (24-0)
  2. (3) Riverdale (Murfreesboro, Tenn.) (28-1)
  3. (5) North Allegheny (Wexford, Pa.) (22-0)
  4. (6) Central Valley (Wash) (23-0)
  5. (1) Edwardsville (Ill.) (27-0) – close call win 41-40 over Belleville East (18-10)
  6. (7) Hoover (Ala) (30-1)
  7. (8) Bartlesville (Okla) (23-0)
  8. (9) East Kentwood (Mich) (17-0)
  9. (10) Strafford (Mo) (26-0)
  10. (NR) Olathe East (Kan) (18-0)

Dropped Out-
(4) Eagle (Idaho) (26-1) – lost to Post Falls (24-2) 62-53. 5A State Girls Championship