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P2P SS Girls Basketball Top 25

Prep2Prep SS Rankings

THROUGH WEEK 4


By NICK SHOOK
Prep2Prep.com

December 21, 2016


Harvard-Westlake reigns atop the Top 25, but faces plenty of challenges in the weeks ahead from Buena and Sierra Canyon, each of which looking strong in the middle of December. Fairmont Prep also poses a threat, while Etiwanda, Ventura and Serra lurk in the top 15.


1 HARVARD-WESTLAKE (9-1-0)
Last: DNP; next: idle

The Wolverines reeled off nine straight wins before falling to Ventura in a close loss.

2 BUENA (9-1-0)
Last: def. Oxnard, 77-32; next: vs. Righetti (12/20)

The Bulldogs have rolled to easy wins over every opponent except Camarillo and look to be tough to stop early in the season.

3 SIERRA CANYON (8-0-0)
Last: def. West Ranch, 67-29; next: idle

The Trailblazers are off to a hot start, winning every game by at least 10 points.

4 VALENCIA (2-7-0)
Last: def. Capistrano Valley, 40-28; next: idle

The Vikings have won all but two games, falling to two of the three teams (Harvard-Westlake and Sierra Canyon) ahead of them in the rankings.

5 FAIRMONT PREP (6-2-2)
Last: DNP; next: at Bishop O'Dowd (12/20)

The Huskies have lost just once in the young season, falling to Harvard-Westlake in a close finish.

6 NORTH (10-2-0)
Last: lost to Serra, 68-60; next: at Clovis North (12/20)

After losing the opening game of the season, the Saxons have won nine straight contests, including four victories in the Ocean View Classic.

7 VILLAGE CHRISTIAN (12-2-0)
Last: def. Arleta, 63-36; next: at Viewpoint (12/19)

Village Christian has dominated all but two opponents in a 10-1 start to the season, losing its most recent contest to Fairfax.

8 JW NORTH (10-0-0)
Last: def. San Clemente, 67-40; next: vs. McClymonds (12/20)

It took one close victory, but the Huskies remain undefeated at 7-0.

9 ALEMANY (6-2-0)
Last: DNP; next: idle

The Warriors suffered their first significant loss of the season on Dec. 10, falling to Sierra Canyon but still owning a 6-2 overall mark.

10 ETIWANDA (6-1-0)
Last: def. La Jolla Country Day, 49-43; next: idle

The Eagles opened the season with a narrow victory and have used that momentum to win five of their last six.

11 WINDWARD (8-2-0)
Last: def. Spring Valley, 66-42; next: vs. Bishop Gorman (12/19)

The Wildcats fell to the team directly ahead of them in the rankings in an overtime loss, and fell to No. 1 Harvard-Westlake on Dec. 3, but have edged Serra and La Jolla Country Day to put together a 4-2 record so far.

12 CAMARILLO (10-1-0)
Last: def. Santa Barbara, 53-51; next: vs. West Ranch (12/20)

The Scorpions have lost just once, to No. 2 Buena on Dec. 3, winning their other nine contests with only two coming by less than 10 points.

13 VENTURA (6-1-0)
Last: def. Newbury Park, 43-41; next: at St. Joseph (12/20)

The Cougars began the season with a blowout loss to Serra, but have since won five straight, including two wins by three points or less.

14 SERRA (6-3-0)
Last: def. North, 68-60; next: idle

Serra started the season with a win over Ventura, but have won just four of its last seven games.

15 LOS ALAMITOS (8-1-0)
Last: DNP; next: vs. Santa Barbara (12/20)

The Griffins have coasted to most of their wins, with just one needing an extra period, a 55-52 win over Downey.

16 KING (10-0-0)
Last: def. Roosevelt, 64-57; next: vs. Patriot (12/20)

The Wolves are proving tough to defeat, winning all but one game by double digits.

17 VALLEY VIEW (9-0-0)
Last: DNP; next: idle

The Eagles are proving they can win the tightly contested games, recording back to back two-point wins over Covina and Roosevelt to move to 9-0.

18 VISTA MURRIETA (6-2-0)
Last: DNP; next: idle

The Broncos have lost just twice, with one coming by one point to El Dorado, compiling a 6-2 mark in the first month of the season.

19 SEGERSTROM (9-2-0)
Last: def. Cypress, 52-42; next: idle

The Jaguars remain undefeated, including two contests won by five points or less.

20 CHAMINADE (5-3-0)
Last: DNP; next: vs. Cantwell-Sacred Hea (12/22)

The Eagles have played one of the tougher slates so far, twice falling to Serra and also losing to No. 5 Fairmont Prep.

21 SONORA (7-2-0)
Last: def. Brea Olinda, 38-35; next: vs. Our Lady of Good Co (12/19)

The Raiders are on fire to start the season, winning every contest in a blowout until a three-point win over Brea Olinda on Dec. 14.

22 ALISO NIGUEL (6-4-0)
Last: lost to Orange Lutheran, 53-46; next: idle

Save for a 17-point loss to Long Beach Millikan, the Wolverines have come up on the winning end of every close finish except for a 47-45 setback against El Dorado on Nov. 30.

23 ROWLAND (9-1-0)
Last: DNP; next: idle

The Raiders are a two-point loss shy of remaining undefeated, still reaching the middle of December with a sparkling 9-1 mark.

24 GREAT OAK (6-2-0)
Last: def. Summit, 61-53; next: idle

The Wolfpack have seen two losses come by double digits, but otherwise have taken care of business against overmatched opponents.

25 LAKESIDE (7-1-0)
Last: def. Arcadia, 68-46; next: idle

The Lancers have won five of their first six games, with their lone loss coming at the hands of No. 18 Vista Murrieta.

Channel Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
13-4
1-2
7-11
0-2
15-5
Mission Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
3-0
14-4
1-2
10-11
0-2
7-8
Big VIII Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
19-0
1-1
13-5
1-1
9-7
0-2
3-15
San Joaquin Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
Valle Vista Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
16-1
2-0
17-3
2-0
9-8
2-0
3-16
0-2
8-10
0-2
4-14
Olympic Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
0-1
8-11
Inland Valley Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
1-2
13-5
0-1
9-9
0-1
6-9
Camino Real Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
21-3
2-0
15-4
2-0
14-6
Pioneer Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
3-0
10-8
3-1
14-5
1-1
13-4
1-2
10-8
0-1
8-5
0-3
4-20
Del Rey Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
12-6
South Coast Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
15-3
0-1
6-14
Sunset Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
3-1
9-13
2-1
11-6
1-1
3-9
0-1
0-11
Golden West Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
14-5
2-0
11-7
1-1
14-5
0-2
5-8
0-2
0-16
Sunbelt Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
3-0
14-2
2-1
9-5
1-2
10-8
1-2
5-14
Empire Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
16-2
2-0
15-3
1-1
14-4
1-1
6-11
0-2
4-9
0-2
5-13
Southwestern Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
9-7
0-2
2-14
Baseline Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
14-1
2-0
12-5
1-1
10-2
Freeway Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-0
13-5
2-0
8-5
5-1
9-3
2-2
2-3
0-2
12-6
0-2
1-15
0-4
0-4
Gold Coast-Valley Standings

TEAM
DIV
OVERALL
2-1
8-11
0-0
12-2
0-0
12-3
0-1
7-7