USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2017 – 18 Week 5

Girls Basketball Rankings

1

Mitty

San Jose, CA 12 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous ranking (PR): 7. Results: Haley Jones had 22 points and 10 rebounds in a 57-50 defeat of then-No. 4 St. Mary’s (Stockton) in the championship of the Nike Tournament of Champions in Phoenix. Karisma Ortiz had 18 points in a 64-50 defeat of then-No. 1 Riverdale (Murfreesboro, Tenn.) in the Nike TOC. Nicole Blakes had 22 points in a 57-49 defeat of then-No. 3 St. John’s College (Washington, D.C.) in the Nike TOC.

2

Saint Mary's-Stockton

Stockton, CA 11 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 4. Results: Aquira DeCosta had 29 points in a 69-52 defeat of then-No. 14 Riverdale Baptist (Upper Marlboro, Md.) in the Nike TOC. Defeated then-No. 10 Mesquite (Gilbert, Ariz.) 80-66 in the Nike TOC.

3

St. John's

Washington, DC 8 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 2. Result: Azzi Fudd had 16 points in a 72-43 defeat of then-No. 5 Centennial (Las Vegas) in the Nike TOC.

4

Duncanville

Duncanville, TX 24 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 3. Result: Zarielle Green had 18 points in a 45-30 defeat of Harvard-Westlake (Studio City, Calif.) in the championship of the Sandra Meadows Classic in Duncanville.

5

Riverdale

Murfreesboro, TN 15 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 1. Results: Brinae Alexander had 20 points in a 71-60 defeat of then-No. 5 Centennial (Las Vegas) in the Nike Tournament of Champions in Phoenix. Alexander had 24 points in an 80-65 defeat of then-No. 14 Riverdale Baptist (Upper Marlboro) in the Nike TOC.

6

Christ the King

Middle Village, NY 8 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 8. Result: Kaelynn Satterfield had 18 points and 10 rebounds in a 67-61 defeat of St. Francis (Alpharetta, Ga.) in the championship of the CresCom Bank Holiday Invitational in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

7

Mercer County

Harrodsburg, KY 13 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Result: Seygan Robins had 26 points in a 77-73 defeat of Westlake (Atlanta) in the championship of the Naples (Fla.) Holiday Shootout.

8

Hoover

Hoover, AL 18 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 12. Result: Joiya Maddox had 15 points in a 41-31 defeat of Butler (Louisville) in the championship of the Rock Holiday Classic in Windermere, Fla.

9

Centennial

Las Vegas, NV 13 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 5. Results: Justice Ethridge had 32 points in a 59-39 defeat of Etiwanda (Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.) in the championship of the Las Vegas Holiday Classic. Defeated then-No. 10 Mesquite (Gilbert, Ariz.) 58-53 in the Nike TOC.

10

Winter Haven

Winter Haven, FL 12 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 9. Result: Diamond Battles had 16 points in a 41-33 defeat of Florida Prep (Melbourne) in the Buffalo Challenge in The Villages.

11

Paul VI

Fairfax, VA 10 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 11. Result: Ashley Owusu had 21 points in a 63-51 defeat of Good Counsel (Olney, Md.).

12

Westridge Academy

Kernersville, NC 15 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 19. Result: Jordan Tuff had 22 points in a 63-59 defeat of then-No. 13 Hamilton Heights Christian Academy (Chattanooga, Tenn.) in the championship of the Title IX tournament in Washington, D.C.

13

Holy Innocents

Atlanta, GA 12 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Kailyn Hubbard was the MVP in a 58-35 defeat of Cherokee (Canton) in the championship of the Deep South Classic in Snellville.

14

Hamilton Heights Christian Academy

Chattanooga, TN 13 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 13. Result: Elizabeth Balogun had 19 points in a 62-34 defeat of then-No. 25 North Central (Indianapolis) in the Manual Extravaganza in Indianapolis.

15

Riverdale Baptist

Upper Marlboro, MD 10 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 14. Result: Elizabeth Martino had 19 points in a 70-62 defeat of South Shore (Brooklyn, N.Y.) in the Title IX tournament.

16

Central Valley

Veradale, WA 9 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 21. Results: Lexie Hull had 24 points in a 67-31 defeat of Bellarmine Prep (Tacoma) in the Cam Jam Clash in Spokane. Scaife had 22 points in a 67-50 defeat of Woodinville in the Cam Jam Clash.

17

Manasquan

Manasquan, NJ 6 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Dara Mabrey had 26 points in a 65-59 defeat of Life Center Academy (Burlington, N.J.).

18

Southeast Raleigh

Raleigh, NC 13 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 22. Result: Jada McMillian had 10 points and 10 rebounds in a 44-27 defeat of Heritage (Wake Forest) in the championship of the Holiday Invitational in Raleigh.

19

Edwardsville

Edwardsville, IL 14 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 23. Result: Kate Martin had 19 points in a 61-57 defeat of Incarnate Word (St. Louis) in the championship of the Visitation Christmas Tournament in Town and Country, Mo.

20

Princess Anne

Virginia Beach, VA 11 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Makayla Dickens had 13 points in a 63-53 defeat of then-No. 6 Bishop McNamara (Forestville, Md.) in the championship of the Boo Williams Christmas Classic in Hampton.

21

Eastview

Apple Valley, MN 10 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Megan Walstad had 15 points in a 66-56 defeat of Hopkins (Minnetonka) in the St. Olaf Holiday Hoops Classic in Northfield.

22

Bishop McNamara

Forestville, MD 8 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 6. Result: Aliyah Matharu had 30 points in a 79-60 defeat of Lake Taylor (Norfolk) in the semifinals of the Boo Williams Christmas Classic.

23

Rock Creek Christian Academy

Upper Marlboro, MD 13 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Carrie Gross had 16 points in a 60-37 defeat of then-No. 17 Archbishop Wood (Warminster, Pa.) in the Nike TOC.

24

Newton South

Newton, MA 6 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Veronica Burton had 22 points in a 44-35 defeat of Belmont.

25

North Central-Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN 16 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 25. Result: Savaya Brockington had 25 points in a 43-38 defeat of Hamilton Southeastern (Fishers) in the North Central Classic.

Dropped out: No. 10 Mesquite (Gilbert, Ariz.); No. 15 Canyon, Texas; No. 16 Appleton North, Appleton, Wis.; No. 17 Archbishop Wood, Warminster, Pa.; No. 20 Rutgers Prep, Somerset, N.J.; No. 24 Montverde Academy, Montverde, Fla.