USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2016 – 17 Week 12

Boys Baseball Rankings

SOS
Strength of Schedule
OFF
Offense
DEF
Defense
POW
Power
1
  • SOS: 6
  • POW: 6
  • OFF: 14
  • DEF: 6

Shawnee

Shawnee, OK 40 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous ranking (PR): 1. Result: Three-time defending 5A champion.

2
  • SOS: 8
  • POW: 8
  • OFF: 11
  • DEF: 9

Archbishop McCarthy

Fort Lauderdale, FL 29 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 2. Result: Three-time consecutive 6A state champion.

3
  • SOS: 9
  • POW: 9
  • OFF: 12
  • DEF: 7

East Lake

Chula Vista, CA 32 - 4 - 0

Result: PR: 3. Result: CIF San Diego Section Division I champion.

4
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 10
  • DEF: 6

Woodlawn

Rison, AR 34 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 4. Result: Two-time defending 1A state champion.

5
  • SOS: 6
  • POW: 6
  • OFF: 11
  • DEF: 8

Indianapolis Cathedral

Indianapolis, IN 28 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 5. Result: Nick Eaton scattered five hits over six innings in a 6-0 defeat of Columbus North (Columbus) in a 4A semi-state final.

6
  • SOS: 5
  • POW: 5
  • OFF: 13
  • DEF: 6

Riverdale Baptist

Upper Marlboro, MD 30 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 6. Result: Four-time National Association of Christian Athletes Division I champion.

7
  • SOS: 6
  • POW: 6
  • OFF: 12
  • DEF: 7

La Cueva

Albuquerque, NM 28 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 7. Result: 6A state champion.

8
  • SOS: 5
  • POW: 5
  • OFF: 11
  • DEF: 8

North Branch Wesleyan

High Point, NC 27 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 8. Result: Two-time defending North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association 3A state champion.

9
  • SOS: 6
  • POW: 6
  • OFF: 11
  • DEF: 7

Calvary Christian (Clearwater)

Clearwater, FL 30 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 9. Result: 4A state champion.

10
  • SOS: 5
  • POW: 5
  • OFF: 11
  • DEF: 7

Roosevelt

Sioux Falls, SD 33 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 10. Result: Class A champion.

11
  • SOS: 6
  • POW: 6
  • OFF: 10
  • DEF: 7

Jackson (Massillon)

Massillon, OH 30 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 11. Result: Division I state champion.

12
  • SOS: 6
  • POW: 6
  • OFF: 11
  • DEF: 7

Saline

Saline, MI 37 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 12. Results: Sean O’Keefe scattered six hits over six innings and went 2-for-3 in a 3-2 win Tuesday vs. Holt in a state Division I quarterfinal. Ted Eppinga hit two homers in a 9-4 defeat of Bedford (Temperance) in the regional championship. Cole Daniels had a 12-strikeout two-hitter in a 5-0 defeat of Allen Park in a regional final.

13
  • SOS: 11
  • POW: 11
  • OFF: 10
  • DEF: 9

El Toro

Lake Forest, CA 27 - 7 - 1

Result: PR: 13. Result: CIF Southern Section Division I champion.

14
  • SOS: 5
  • POW: 5
  • OFF: 10
  • DEF: 6

Puyallup

Puyallup, WA 25 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 14. Result: 4A state champion.

15
  • SOS: 9
  • POW: 9
  • OFF: 11
  • DEF: 7

Deer Park

Deer Park, TX 35 - 8 - 1

Result: PR: 17. Results: Taylor Lee had a two-run double in a 7-2 defeat of Reagan (San Antonio) for the 6A state title. Chase Keng singled in the tying run in a 3-2 defeat of Carroll (Southlake) in the 6A state semifinal.

16
  • SOS: 11
  • POW: 11
  • OFF: 12
  • DEF: 8

Helena

Helena, AL 38 - 6 - 0

Result: PR: 15. Result: State 6A champion.

17
  • SOS: 7
  • POW: 7
  • OFF: 10
  • DEF: 8

Northwestern

Rock Hill, SC 30 - 5 - 0

Result: PR: 16. Result: 5A state champion.

18
  • SOS: 7
  • POW: 7
  • OFF: 11
  • DEF: 6

Basic

Henderson, NV 29 - 7 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Result: 4A state champion.

19
  • SOS: 7
  • POW: 7
  • OFF: 10
  • DEF: 6

Timber Creek

Orlando, FL 25 - 7 - 1

Result: PR: 19. Result: 9A state champion.

20
  • SOS: 8
  • POW: 8
  • OFF: 12
  • DEF: 8

Mosley

Lynn Haven, FL 26 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 20. Result: 6A semifinalist.

21
  • SOS: 7
  • POW: 7
  • OFF: 9
  • DEF: 6

Delbarton

Morristown, NJ 21 - 7 - 0

Result: PR: 22. Result: Kyle Vinci singled in the winning run in a 2-1 defeat of St. Augustine (Richland) in the Non-Public A state championship.

22
  • SOS: 7
  • POW: 7
  • OFF: 11
  • DEF: 7

Malvern Prep

Malvern, PA 25 - 6 - 0

Result: PR: 21. Result: Pennsylvania Independent Schools Athletic Association champion.

23
  • SOS: 8
  • POW: 8
  • OFF: 14
  • DEF: 5

Etiwanda

Etiwanda, CA 27 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 23. Result: CIF Southern Section Div. 2 champion.

24
  • SOS: 10
  • POW: 10
  • OFF: 12
  • DEF: 6

Etowah

Woodstock, GA 28 - 16 - 0

Result: PR: 24. Result: State AAAAAAA champion.

25
  • SOS: 6
  • POW: 6
  • OFF: 10
  • DEF: 7

McCracken County

Paducah, KY 34 - 5 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Caleb Reinhardt allowed two hits and no runs in two innings of relief in a 4-2 defeat of Scott County (Georgetown) in a state quarterfinal. Luke Seed threw an eight-strikeout two-hitter in a 1-0 defeat of Trinity (Louisville) in the first round of the state tournament.

Dropped out: No. 25 Seton Hall Prep, West Orange, N.J.