USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2017 – 18 Week 2

Boys Baseball Rankings

SOS
Strength of Schedule
OFF
Offense
DEF
Defense
POW
Power
1
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Lake Travis

Austin, TX 14 - 0 - 0

Result: Previously ranked (PR): 2. Result: The Cavs have outscored opponents 109-29, including a three-game sweep of Hays that concluded Tuesday.

2
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Calvary Christian Academy (Fort Lauderdale)

Fort Lauderdale, FL 11 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 1. Result: The Eagles handed then-No. 3 American Heritage (Plantation) its first loss as senior RHP Christian Scott allowed one run over six innings in a 5-1 win.

3
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Calvary Christian (Clearwater)

Clearwater, FL 12 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 5. Result: Junior LHP Cameron Barrier allowed two hits over four innings in a 2-1 defeat of Boca Ciega (Gulfport) in the Warriors’ closest game.

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

Notre Dame-Sherman Oaks

Sherman Oaks, CA 8 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Junior RHP Carter Kessinger is 4-0 with a 1.22 ERA after his team defeated Loyola (Los Angeles) 6-1 on Monday.

5
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Houston-Lake Charles

Lake Charles, LA 19 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Senior RHP Tanner Trammel is 4-0 with an 0.31 ERA for the Broncos.

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

IMG Academy

Bradenton, FL 9 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 7. Result: Senior RHP Levi Kelly is 5-0 with one earned run allowed in 26 innings this season.

7
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Owasso

Owasso, OK 9 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Result: Senior 1B C.D. White is hitting .552 and is leading the Rams in runs, hits and RBI.

8
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Valley Christian-San Jose

San Jose, CA 9 - 0 - 1

Result: PR: 23. Result: Junior OF Coleman Brigman is hitting .371 with 10 runs and seven RBI in his first 35 at-bats.

9
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

American Heritage Plantation

Plantation, FL 9 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 3. Result: The Patriots have four shutout wins.

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

Northwestern

Rock Hill, SC 9 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 9. Result: Senior RHP Rob Hughes improved to 3-0 with a 7-2 defeat Monday of Charlotte Christian (Charlotte).

11
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Cypress Ranch

Houston, TX 15 - 2 - 2

Result: PR: 11. Result: Junior RHP J.J. Goss is 3-0 with 35 strikeouts in 25.1 innings for the Mustangs.

12
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Curtis

River Ridge, LA 13 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 8. Result: Senior RHP Ian Landreneau threw a 13-strikeout three-hitter in a 6-3 win Tuesday at Archbishop Rummel (Metairie).

13
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Basic

Henderson, NV 6 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 17. Result: Senior 3B Garrett Giles was 2-for-3 with two runs and four RBI in an 18-4 defeat of Coronado (Henderson) in the championship of the Scott Boras Classic in Scottsdale, Ariz.

14
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Cathedral Catholic

San Diego, CA 4 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 12. Result: Senior RHPs Cade Brown and Nick Nastrini are both 2-0 with an 0.00 ERA for the Dons.

15
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Riverdale Baptist

Upper Marlboro, MD 6 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 14. Result: Senior OF Corey Rosier had three homers in 17 at-bats for the Crusaders.

16
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Lake Norman

Mooresville, NC 8 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Junior OF Vance Anderson went 3-for-3 with a homer and four RBI in a 14-4 win at defending state champion T.C. Roberson (Asheville).

17
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

North Gwinnett

Suwanee, GA 11 - 4 - 0

Result: PR: 6. Result: Junior INF Chase McCulloch had three RBI in a 10-6 defeat of then-No. 14 Parkview (Lilburn).

18
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Parkview

Lilburn, GA 11 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 16. Result: Senior LHP Robert Bennett is 4-0 with an 0.84 ERA and is hitting .400 with 10 RBI.

19
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Malvern Prep

Malvern, PA 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 19. Result: The Friars are scheduled to open their season Saturday.

20
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

St John Vianney

Holmdel, NJ 3 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 20. Result: The Golden Griffins have allowed one earned run.

21
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Reagan (San Antonio)

San Antonio, TX 17 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 21. Result: Senior LHP Cal Carver had a nine-strikeout, one-hitter in a 6-0 defeat of Churchill (San Antonio).

22
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Hattiesburg

Hattiesburg, MS 10 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 22. Result: Senior OF Joe Gray is hitting .500 with 20 RBI and five homers through 40 at-bats.

23
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Baldwin

Wailuku, HI 3 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: The Bears have outscored opponents 33-2.

24
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Don Bosco Prep

Ramsey, NJ 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 24. Result: The Ironmen are scheduled to open their season April 2.

25
  • SOS: 0
  • POW: 0
  • OFF: 0
  • DEF: 0

Poly Country Day

Brooklyn, NY 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 25. Result: The Blue Devils open their season Monday.

Dropped out: No. 4 Corona, Calif.; No. 10 Rockwall-Heath, Rockwall, Texas; No. 13 Harvard-Westlake, Studio City, Calif.; No. 15 Eastlake, Chula Vista, Calif. The Super 25 Rankings are compiled by USA TODAY Sports’ Jim Halley, based on results, tradition, quality of players and strength of schedule. Results are through Tuesday’s games. The next rankings are March 28.