USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2017 – 18 Week 16

Girls Basketball Rankings

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

Christ the King

Middle Village, NY 28 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous ranking (PR): 2. Result: Idle. Will play this week for the state AA Federation title.

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

Riverdale

Murfreesboro, TN 36 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 4. Result: Three-time consecutive state AAA champion.

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

Pinewood

Los Altos Hills, CA 27 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Results: Hannah Jump had 24 points in a 78-67 triple-overtime defeat of then-No. 1 Archbishop Mitty (San Jose, Calif.) in the NorCal Open Division championship. Jump had 19 points in a 59-56 defeat of St. Mary’s (Stockton, Calif.) in a NorCal Open Division semifinal.

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

Mitty

San Jose, CA 29 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 1. Result: Haley Jones had 32 points in a 75-50 NorCal Open Division semifinal defeat of Salesian (Richmond).

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

Saint John's

Washington, DC 32 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 5. Result: District of Columbia State Athletic Association and Washington Catholic Athletic Conference champions.

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

Saint Mary's-Stockton

Stockton, CA 27 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 3. Result: NorCal Open Division semifinalist.

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

Centennial

Las Vegas, NV 29 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 6. Result: Four-time defending 4A champion.

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

Paul VI

Fairfax, VA 31 - 4 - 0

Result: PR: 7. Result: Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Div. I champion.

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

Hamilton Heights Christian Academy

Chattanooga, TN 25 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 8. Result: National Association of Christian Athletes national champion. Will play in the GEICO Nationals, beginning March 30.

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

Central Valley

Veradale, WA 27 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 9. Result: 4A state champion. Will play in the GEICO Nationals.

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

Riverdale Baptist

Upper Marlboro, MD 23 - 5 - 0

Result: PR: 10. Result: National Independent School champion.

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

Princess Anne

Virginia Beach, VA 26 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 11. Result: Five-time consecutive Class 5 champion.

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

Eastview

Apple Valley, MN 32 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 12. Results: Megan Walstad had 20 points in a 68-63 defeat of Hopkins (Minnetonka) in the 4A state championship. Andrea Adams had 16 points in a 57-47 defeat of Lakeville North (Lakeville) in a 4A semifinal. Mariah Alipate had 21 points in a 78-44 defeat of Prior Lake (Savage) in a quarterfinal.

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

Winter Haven

Winter Haven, FL 32 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 13. Result: Three-time consecutive 8A state champion. Will play in GEICO Nationals.

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

Montverde Academy

Montverde, FL 19 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 14. Result: Season complete.

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

Southridge

Beaverton, OR 28 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 15. Result: Two-time consecutive 6A state champion.

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

Manasquan

Manasquan, NJ 32 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Results: Dara Mabrey had 30 points in a 72-60 defeat of Franklin (Somerset) in the state Tournament of Champions title game. Faith Masonius had 26 points and 20 rebounds in an 80-67 defeat of Saddle River Day (Saddle River) in state Tournament of Champions semifinal.

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

Amarillo

Amarillo, TX 40 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 17. Result: 5A state champion.

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

Westridge Academy

Kernersville, NC 32 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 19. Result: Runner-up in USA Prep Championship.

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

Mercer County

Harrodsburg, KY 36 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 22. Result: Two-time consecutive state Sweet 16 champion.

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

Geneva

Geneva, IL 31 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 20. Result: Two-time consecutive 4A state champion.

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

Westlake

Atlanta, GA 30 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 23. Result: AAAAAAA state champion. Will play in GEICO Nationals.

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

Windward

Los Angeles, CA 27 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 24. Result: Charisma Osborne had 22 points in a 61-50 defeat of Clovis West (Fresno) in the SoCal Open Division championship. Osborne had 30 points in a 75-49 defeat of Etiwanda in a SoCal Open Division semifinal.

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

Timberview

Arlington, TX 40 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 21. Result: 5A state runner-up.

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

Strafford

Strafford, MO 32 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 25. Results: Three-time consecutive Class 3 state champion with 82 consecutive wins.

The Super 25 rankings are compiled by USA TODAY Sports’ Jim Halley, based on results, tradition, quality of players and strength of schedule. Next rankings: March 27. Results are through March 19 games. Dropped out: No. 16 North Allegheny, Wexford, Pa.