USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2017 – 18 Week 12

Girls Basketball Rankings

1

Mitty

San Jose, CA 24 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous ranking (PR): 1. Results: Karisma Ortiz had 23 points in a 75-44 defeat of Valley Christian (San Jose). Haley Jones had 24 points in a 77-38 defeat of St. Francis (Mountain View).

2

Christ the King

Middle Village, NY 24 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 2. Results: Kaelynn Satterfield had 19 points in a 75-48 win at Mary Louis Academy (Jamaica) to finish the regular season. Defeated Bishop Loughlin (Brooklyn) 69-25 and Archbishop Molloy (Queens) 67-45.

3

Duncanville

Duncanville, TX 37 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 3. Result: Zarielle Green had 23 points in a 63-59 defeat of McKinney. Hannah Gustens had 19 points in an 88-18 bi-district playoff defeat of San Angelo Central (San Angelo).

4

Saint Mary's-Stockton

Stockton, CA 23 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 4. Result: Won 47-28 at Lincoln (Stockton) in final regular-season game.

5

Riverdale

Murfreesboro, TN 29 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 5. Results: Brinae Alexander had 24 points in an 69-46 defeat of Stewarts Creek (Smyrna) in the District 7-AAA tournament championship. Alasia Hayes had 16 points in a 59-32 district semifinal win at Oakland (Murfreesboro).

6

Saint John's

Washington, DC 26 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 7. Results: Azzi Fudd had 23 points in a 55-49 defeat of Bishop McNamara (Forestville, Md.). Malu Tshitenge-Mutombo had 21 points in a 74-42 win at St. Mary’s Ryken (Leonardtown). Fudd had 28 points in an 80-42 defeat of O’Connell (Arlington, Va.).

7

Centennial

Las Vegas, NV 27 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 8. Result: Melanie Isbell had 20 points in a 75-45 defeat of Spring Valley (Las Vegas) in the Sunset Region championship. Justice Ethridge had 16 points in a 66-24 defeat of Desert Oasis (Las Vegas) in a Sunset Region semifinal. Eboni Walker and Ethridge each had 13 points in an 80-18 defeat of Clark (Las Vegas) in a Sunset Region quarterfinal.

8

Paul VI

Fairfax, VA 25 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 6. Results: Amira Collins had 19 points in a 60-34 win at Elizabeth Seton (Bladensburg, Md.). Lost 63-58 at McNamara (Forestville, Md.).

9

Westridge Academy

Kernersville, NC 26 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 9. Results: K.K. Deans had 24 points in a 62-49 defeat of St. Joseph Central (Huntington, W.Va.). Brooklyn Bailey had 18 points in a 66-35 defeat of Legacy Charter (Greenville, S.C.).

10

Hamilton Heights Christian Academy

Chattanooga, TN 19 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 10. Result: Idle.

11

Edwardsville

Edwardsville, IL 27 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 11. Results: B’Aunce Carter had the winning layup in a 41-40 defeat of Belleville East (Belleville) for a 4A regional title. Quierra Love had 15 points and seven assists in a 65-18 defeat of Belleville West (Belleville) in a regional semifinal.

12

Holy Innocents

Atlanta, GA 26 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 12. Results: Idle.

13

Central Valley

Veradale, WA 23 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 13. Results: Lexie Hull had 23 points in a 59-22 defeat of Lewis and Clark (Spokane).

14

Southeast Raleigh

Raleigh, NC 26 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 15. Results: Tamia Davis had 16 points in a 60-39 defeat of Leesville Road (Raleigh) for the Cap 7 Conference championship. Anya Poole had 15 points in a 77-33 defeat of Millbrook (Raleigh) in the conference semifinal.

15

Hoover

Hoover, AL 30 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 16. Results: Eboni Williams had 20 points and 10 rebounds in a 53-34 7A Northwest Regional semifinal defeat of Buckhorn (New Market).

16

Princess Anne

Virginia Beach, VA 21 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 17. Results: Jasha Clinton had 12 points in a 115-28 defeat of Maury (Norfolk) in a Class 5 Region A quarterfinal. Coach Darnell Dozier earned his 600th victory in a 92-23 defeat of Green Run (Virginia Beach).

17

Eastview

Apple Valley, MN 24 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Results: Megan Walstad had 11 points in a 45-18 defeat of Shakopee. Emma Carpenter had 19 points in a 74-42 defeat of Burnsville. Walstad had 19 points in a 69-64 defeat of Lakeville South (Lakeville).

18

St John Vianney

Holmdel, NJ 23 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 19. Results: Madison Doring and Sajada Bonner each had 13 points in a 70-36 Shore Conference Tournament quarterfinal defeat of Donovan Catholic (Toms River). Maddie Doring had 20 points in a 60-28 Shore Conference Tournament second-round defeat of Toms River East (Toms River).

19

Montverde Academy

Montverde, FL 19 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 20. Result: Idle.

20

Riverdale Baptist

Upper Marlboro, MD 19 - 5 - 0

Result: PR: 14. Results: Lost 57-54 to National Christian Academy (Fort Washington). Shakira Austin had 20 points in an 87-47 defeat of Three Point Line Academy (Midlothian, Va.).

21

Southridge

Beaverton, OR 22 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 22. Result: Maggie Freeman had 26 first-half points in a 62-44 defeat of Beaverton. Defeated Aloha (Beaverton) 79-19.

22

Winter Haven

Winter Haven, FL 28 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 23. Results: Tyia Singleton had 11 points and 12 rebounds in a 67-16 defeat of Wharton (Tampa) in an 8A regional quarterfinal.

23

Mesquite

Gilbert, AZ 26 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 24. Result: Shaylee Gonzale and Lindsey VanAllen each had 19 points in a 76-37 defeat of Sierra Linda (Phoenix) in a 5A state quarterfinal. VanAllen had 23 points in a 92-31 5A tournament defeat of Queen Creek.

24

Boylan Catholic

Rockford, IL 30 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: NR. Results: McKenzie Brown is averaging 20 points and 10 rebounds for the Titans, who defeated Harlem (Machesney Park) 50-36 in the final of the Hampshire Regional.

25

North Allegheny

Wexford, PA 22 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: NR. Results: Madelyn Fischer had 18 points in a 61-50 defeat of West Allegheny (Imperial) in her team’s final regular season game.

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: Feb. 21. Results are through Feb. 19 games. Dropped out: No. 21 Newton South, Newton, Mass., No. 25 Eagle, Idaho.