USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2018 – 19 Week 16

Girls Basketball Rankings

1

New Hope Academy

Landover Hills, MD 40 - 3 - 0

Result: Previous Rank (PR) 8. Beat Miami Country Day 45-34 in GEICO Nationals championship. Next: Season Complete

2

Miami Country Day

Miami, FL 26 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 1. Lost to New Hope Academy 60-52 in GEICO Nationals semifinals. Next: Season Complete

3

Saint John's

Washington, DC 36 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 2. Lost to New Hope Academy 45-34 in GEICO Nationals championship. Next: Season Complete

4

Africentric

Columbus, OH 28 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 3. Beat Waynesville 51-47 in Division III state championship. Next: Season Complete

5

Centennial

Las Vegas, NV 31 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 4. Lost to St. John's 63-61 in GEICO National semifinals. Next: Season Complete

6

Edison Academy

Detroit, MI 24 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 5. Beat Freeland 77-58 in Division 2 state championship. Next: Season Complete

7

Hopkins

Minnetonka, MN 32 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 6. Beat Stillwater 74-45 for Class AAAA state championship. Next: Season Complete

8

Sierra Canyon

Chatsworth, CA 33 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 7. Beat Pinewood (Los Altos Hills, Calif.) 69-51 for Open Division state championship. Next: Season Complete

9

Hamilton Southeastern

Fishers, IN 27 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 9. Beat Lawrence North (Indianapolis, Ind.) 55-44 for Class 4A state championship. Next: Season Complete

10

Beaver Dam

Beaver Dam, WI 27 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 10. Beat Monroe (Monroe, Wis.) 65-46 for Division 2 state championship. Next: Season Complete

11

Northside

Fort Smith, AR 28 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 11. Beat Bentonville (Bentonville, Ark.) 36-34 for 6A state championship. Next: Season Complete

12

Franklin

Somerset, NJ 31 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 12. Beat Saddle River (N.J.) Day 65-57 for Tournament of Champions title. Next: Season Complete

13

Strafford

Strafford, MO 33 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 13. Beat Lutheran North (St. Louis, Mo.) 61-53 for Class 3 state championship. Next: Season Complete

14

Mount Notre Dame

Cincinnati, OH 27 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 14. Beat Pickerington Central (Pickerington, OH) 52-31 for Division I state championship. Next: Season Complete

15

Timberview

Arlington, TX 38 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 15. Lost to Amarillo (Texas) 47-45 in 5A Regional Final. Next: Season Complete

16

Bishop McNamara

Forestville, MD 31 - 4 - 0

Result: PR: 16. Lost to New Hope Academy (Landover Hills, Md.) 56-43 in Bishop Walsh Girls Invitational championship. Next: Season Complete

17

Westlake

Atlanta, GA 30 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 17. Beat Collins Hill (Suwanee, Ga.) 60-53 in Georgia AAAAAAA state championship. Next: Season Complete

18

Hamilton Heights Christian Academy

Chattanooga, TN 22 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Lost to Riverdale Baptist 82-73 in NACA Christian Tournament. Next: Season Complete

19

Incarnate Word Academy

St. Louis, MO 26 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 19. Beat Lincoln College Prep (Kansas City, Mo.) 61-35 for Class 4 state championship. Next: Season Complete

20

Mitty

San Jose, CA 25 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 20. Lost to Salesian College Prep (Richmond, Calif.) 44-41 in Open Division Regional semifinal. Next: Season Complete

21

Cherry Creek

Greenwood Village, CO 24 - 4 - 0

Result: PR: 21. Beat Grandview (Aurora, Colo.) 51-49 for Class 5A state championship. Next: Season Complete

22

Hoover

Hoover, AL 33 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 22. Beat Hewitt-Trussville (Trussville, Ala.) 47-33 for Class 7A state championship. Next: Season Complete

23

Pinewood

Los Altos Hills, CA 27 - 4 - 0

Result: PR: 23. Lost to Sierra Canyon 69-51 in Open Division championship. Next: Season Complete

24

Peters Township

McMurray, PA 28 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 24. Beat Garnet Valley (Glen Mills, Pa.) 62-49 in 6A state championship. Next: Season Complete

25

Westridge Academy

Kernersville, NC 28 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 25. Beat St. Laurent (Manitoba) 65-50 for NCSAA national championship. Next: Season Complete

Dropped Out: None. The Super 25 Rankings are compiled by the USA TODAY High School Sports staff, based on results, tradition, quality of players and strength of schedule. Records through April 7. These are the final rankings of 2018-19.