The Super 25 Rankings are compiled by USA TODAY Sports’ Jim Halley, based on results, tradition, quality of players and strength of schedule. For regional rankings, go to usatodayhss.com. Results are through Monday’s games. The next rankings are March 14.
2016 - 2017 Girls Basketball National Rankings National WK13
SOS = Strength of Schedule OFF = Offense
DEF = Defense POW = Power
Riverdale High School
Previous Ranking (PR): 1. Results: Alexis Whittington had 22 points in a 79-58 defeat of Cumberland County (Crossville) in a in a AAA sub-state playoff. Anastasia Hayes had 32 points in a 74-54 defeat of Stewarts Creek (Smyrna) in Region 4-AAA championship.
St. John's College HS
PR: 2. Results: Malu Tshitenge-Mutombo had 17 points in a 63-51 defeat of Georgetown Visitation (Washington, D.C.). in the District of Columbia State Athletic Association championship. Aisha Sheppard had nine points in a 65-31 defeat of Sidwell Friends (Washington, D.C.) in a DCSAA semifinal. Caramina Tenedo had 12 points in a 75-41 defeat of Woodson (Washington, D.C.) in a DCSAA quarterfinal.
Paul VI High School (Fairfax)
PR: 3. Results: Mikayla Vaughn had 17 points in a 70-49 defeat of St. Anne’s Belfield (Charlottesville) in the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association championship. Amira Collins had 18 points in a 66-39 defeat of Bishop O’Connell (Arlington) in VISAA semifinal. Vaughn had 16 points in an 81-33 defeat of Potomac School (McLean) in a VISAA quarterfinal.
Centennial High School
Las Vegas, NV
PR: 4. Result: Three-time 4A state champion. Idle.
Clovis West HS
PR: 5. Results: Bre’yanna Sanders had 14 points in a 54-22 defeat of Clovis in the CIF Central Section final. Sanders had 20 points in a 57-38 defeat of Central (Fresno) in a CIF Central Section semifinal.
Miami Country Day School
PR: 6. Result: Idle.
Monacan High School
PR: 7. Results: Megan Walker had 23 points in a 66-50 defeat of Lake Taylor (Norfolk) in a 4A state semifinal. Jaiden Morris had 16 points in a 71-32 defeat of Charlottesville in a 4A state quarterfinal.
Hamilton Heights Christian Academy
PR: 9. Results: Elizabeth Balogun had 21 points in a 61-50 defeat of National Christian Academy (Fort Washington, Md.) in the championship of the National Prep Tournament in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Imani Lewis had 17 points in a 67-38 defeat of Life Center (Burlington, N.J.) in National Prep semifinal. Defeated Legacy Charter (Greenville, S.C.) 73-56 in the first round of the National Prep first-round game.
Norcross High School
PR: 8. Results: Vanessa Blagmon had 13 points in a 37-30 defeat of Collins Hill (Suwanee) in a AAAAAAA state semifinal. Taylor Mason had 19 points in a 57-44 defeat of Westlake (Atlanta) in a AAAAAAA quarterfinal.
Grandview High School
PR: 10. Results: Jaiden Galloway had 29 points in an 88-46 defeat of Doherty (Colorado Springs) in a 5A quarterfinal. Michaela Onyenwere had 21 points in an 82-44 defeat of Arapahoe (Centennial) in the 5A Sweet 16.
Archbishop Mitty HS
San Jose, CA
PR: 11. Results: Madeline Holland had 23 points in a 65-57 defeat of Pinewood (Los Altos Hills) in a CIF Central Coast Section Open Division final. Haley Jones had 16 points in a 79-41 defeat of Valley Christian (San Jose) in section semifinal.
St. Frances Academy
PR: 13. Results: Mia Davis had 14 points and 10 rebounds in a 61-46 defeat of McDonogh (Owings Mills) in the championship of the Bishop Walsh Invitational in Cumberland, Md. Angel Reese had 19 points in a 56-51 defeat of Elizabeth Seton (Bladensburg) in a Bishop Walsh semifinal. Delicia Pinnick had 20 points in a 103-29 defeat of Bishop Walsh (Cumberland) in a Bishop Walsh first-round game.
Poly (Long Beach)
Long Beach, CA
PR: 12. Result: Ayanna Clark had 20 points in a 68-52 defeat of Harvard-Westlake (Studio City) in the Southern Section Open Division championship.
Duncanville High School
PR: 15. Results: Zarielle Green had 25 points in a 76-65 defeat of Cypress Ranch (Houston) winner in the 6A state championship. It was the Pantherettes’ second consecutive title. Green had 21 points in a 53-41 defeat of Judson (Converse) in 6A semifinal.
Destrehan High School
PR: 17. Results: Cara Ursin had 27 points and 11 rebounds and six assists in a 62-57 defeat of Barbe (Lake Charles) in the 5A state championship. Ursin had 22 points in a 77-46 defeat of Natchitoches Central (Natchitoches) in a 5A semifinal.
Butler High School
PR: 18. Results: Teri Goodlett and Molly Lockhart each had 13 points in a 50-42 defeat of Bullitt East (Mount Washington) in the 6th Region championship. Lockhart had 18 points and 11 rebounds in a 59-39 defeat of Mercy (Louisville) in a 6th region semifinal.
Seton Catholic HS
PR: 19. Result: 4A state champion. Idle.
PR: 20. Results: Sydnee Roby had 15 points in a 63-52 defeat of Oak Creek in a Division I Sectional 4 Final. Roby had 15 points in a 61-58 defeat of Divine Savior Holy Angels (Milwaukee) in a Sectional 4 Semifinal.
Olive Branch High School
Olive Branch, MS
PR: 21. Result: Myah Taylor had 22 points in an 86-58 defeat of Jim Hill (Jackson) in a 6A quarterfinal.
Wichita South High School
PR: 23. Results: Tre’Zure Jobe had 17 points in a 56-23 defeat of Northwest (Wichita) winner in the 6A Wichita sub-state championship. Defeated North (Wichita) 60-10 in 6A Wichita sub-state semifinal.
Rutgers Prep School
PR: 24. Results: Gabi Redden had 20 points in a 54-32 defeat of St. Rose (Belmar) in a Non-Public South Jersey B semifinal. Madison Stanley had 24 points in a 92-42 defeat of Wildwood Catholic (Wildwood) in the Non-Public South Jersey B tournament. Leilani Correa had 16 points in a 60-31 defeat of Gill St. Bernard’s (Gladstone) in the first round of the Non-Public South Jersey B tournament.
PR: 25. Results: Jada McMillian had 18 points in a 47-31 defeat of Millbrook (Raleigh) in a 4A East final. Tamia Davis had 16 points in a 54-35 defeat of New Hanover (Wilmington).
PR: Not ranked. Results: Maggie Connolly had 17 points in a 55-27 defeat of Sussex Tech (Georgetown) in a state quarterfinal. Alisha Lewis had 12 points in a 63-23 defeat of Milford in the second round of the state tournament.
Hopkins High School
PR: Not ranked. Results: Paige Bueckers had 23 points in a 75-21 defeat of Minneapolis South in a 4A Section 6 semifinal. Dlayla Chakolis had 12 points in a 75-21 defeat of Washburn (Minneapolis) in a Section 6 quarterfinal.
Geneva High School
PR: Not ranked. Results: Grace Loberg had 17 points in a 41-40 defeat of Edwardsville in the 4A state championship. Margaret Whitley hit the game-winning shot in a 34-33 defeat of Fremd (Palatine) in a 4A semifinal.
Dropped out: No. 14 Central Valley, Spokane, Wash.; No. 16 Montini Catholic, Lombard, Ill.; No. 22 Male, Louisville.