USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2017 – 18 Week 18

Girls Basketball Rankings

1

Mitty

San Jose, CA 29 - 1 - 0

Result: Previous ranking (PR): 1. Result: NorCal Open Division finalist. Has four wins over Super 25 teams.

2

Riverdale

Murfreesboro, TN 36 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 2. Result: Three-time consecutive state AAA champion.

3

Saint John's

Washington, DC 32 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 3. Result: District of Columbia State Athletic Association and Washington Catholic Athletic Conference champions.

4

Central Valley

Veradale, WA 29 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 11. Results: Lexie Hull had 26 points in a 66-61 defeat of then-No. 10 Hamilton Heights Christian (Chattanooga) in the championship of the GEICO High School Nationals. Hull had 30 points in a 70-57 defeat of then-No. 23 Westlake (Atlanta) in a GEICO Nationals semifinal. Won its state 4A title.

5

Baldwin

Baldwin, NY 26 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 4. Results: State AA Federation champion.

6

Saint Mary's-Stockton

Stockton, CA 27 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 5. Result: NorCal Open Division semifinalist.

7

Christ the King

Middle Village, NY 29 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 6. Result: State Federation AA runner-up.

8

Centennial

Las Vegas, NV 29 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 7. Result: Four-time defending 4A champion.

9

Windward

Los Angeles, CA 27 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 8. Result: Open Division State champion.

10

Paul VI

Fairfax, VA 31 - 4 - 0

Result: PR: 9. Result: Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Div. I champion.

11

Hamilton Heights Christian Academy

Chattanooga, TN 26 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 10. Results: Lost 66-61 to then-No. 11 Central Valley (Spokane, Wash.) in the championship of the GEICO Nationals. Esmery Martinez had 17 points and 18 rebounds in a 62-49 defeat of then-No. 15 Winter Haven, Fla., in a GEICO Nationals semifinal. National Association of Christian Athletes national champion.

12

Riverdale Baptist

Upper Marlboro, MD 23 - 5 - 0

Result: PR: 12. Result: National Independent School champion.

13

Princess Anne

Virginia Beach, VA 26 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 13. Result: Five-time consecutive Class 5 champion.

14

Eastview

Apple Valley, MN 32 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 14. Results: 4A state champion.

15

Montverde Academy

Montverde, FL 19 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 16. Result: Season complete.

16

Southridge

Beaverton, OR 28 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 17. Result: Two-time consecutive 6A state champion.

17

Manasquan

Manasquan, NJ 32 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Results: Won state Tournament of Champions.

18

Winter Haven

Winter Haven, FL 32 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 15. Result: Lost 62-49 to then-No. 10 Hamilton Heights Christian Academy (Chattanooga, Tenn.) in a GEICO Nationals semifinal. Three-time consecutive 8A state champion.

19

Amarillo

Amarillo, TX 40 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 19. Result: 5A state champion.

20

Westlake

Atlanta, GA 30 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 23. Result: Lost 70-57 to then-No. 11 Central Valley (Spokane) in a GEICO Nationals semifinal. AAAAAAA state champion.

21

Westridge Academy

Kernersville, NC 32 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 20. Result: Runner-up in USA Prep Championship.

22

Geneva

Geneva, IL 31 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 21. Result: Two-time consecutive 4A state champion.

23

Mercer County

Harrodsburg, KY 36 - 3 - 0

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

24

Pinewood

Los Altos Hills, CA 27 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 24. Results: Open Division state runner-up.

25

Timberview

Arlington, TX 40 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 25. Result: 5A state runner-up.

The Super 25 rankings are compiled by USA TODAY Sports’ Jim Halley, based on results, tradition, quality of players and strength of schedule. Dropped out: None. These are the final rankings of the season.