Section 1 can add three more teams to its list of state-ranked girls basketball programs.
Lourdes and North Rockland debuted in the Class AA top 25, as ranked by the New York State Sportswriters Association, which was released Tuesday night. The Warriors and Red Raiders came in at No. 10 and No. 23, respectively. Both were section semifinalists last season, along with reigning state champ Ossining, which remains at the top of the class.
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Here are the local teams recognized by the state:
1. Ossining (last week: 1)
10. Lourdes (last week: N/R)
12. Scarsdale (last week: 18)
18. North Rockland (last week: N/R)
1. Albertus Magnus (last week: 1)
5. Rye (last week: 2)
6. Peekskill (last week: N/R)
2. Woodlands (last week: 2)
4. Irvington (last week: 4)
No Section 1 teams ranked.