Girls high school basketball power rankings


Here’s who we consider the top girls high school basketball area teams.

Division I

1. Tecumseh (1-1): lost 56-53 to Cin. SCD; d. Butler 56-26; vs. Conner (Ky.) at Dixie Heights (Ky.) on Sat., at Fairborn on Mon.

2. Wayne (1-1): d. Gilmour Aca. 54-42; lost 62-29 to Hamilton Heights Aca. (Tenn.); at Fairmont on Wed.

3. Fairmont (1-1): d. Berlin Hiland 44-37; lost 44-41 to Pickerington Central; at Carroll on Thu., at Tippecanoe on Sat.

4. Springboro (2-0): d. Toledo Scott 76-27; d. Stebbins 76-36; hosts Fairborn on Sat., at Centerville on Wed.

5. Beavercreek (0-2): lost 54-28 to Lakota West; lost 53-45 to Cin. McAuley; at Cin. MND on Sat., hosts Springfield on Wed.

Others: Butler, Centerville, Fairborn, Lebanon, Springboro, Springfield, Stebbins, Troy, West Carrollton, Wilmington, Xenia.

Division II

1. Tippecanoe (1-0): d. Miami East 45-35; hosts Fairmont on Sat., at Sidney on Wed.

2. Carroll (1-1): lost 61-54 to Logan; d. Miami Valley 61-9; hosted Fairmont on Thu.; hosts Miamisburg on Mon.

3. Bellbrook (0-0): Played Eaton on Thu.; hosts Valley View on Sat., hosts Brookville on Tue.

4. Kenton Ridge (1-1): d. Southeastern 65-38; lost 52-46 to Westerville North; at Urbana on Wed.

5. Alter (0-2): lost 57-35 at Cin. Mercy; lost 69-19 at Cin. McAuley; hosts Fenwick on Sat., hosts Cin. Purcell Marian on Wed.

Others: Bellefontaine, Belmont, Chaminade-Julienne, Clinton-Massie, Dunbar, Eaton, Fenwick, Franklin, Graham, Greenville, Meadowdale, Northwestern, Oakwood, Ponitz, Spg. Shawnee, Stivers, Thurgood Marshall, Trotwood-Madison, Valley View.

Division III

1. Versailles (2-0): d. Greenon 76-47; d. Tri-Village 62-44; hosted Coldwater on Thu.; hosts Covington on Sat.

2. West Liberty-Salem (1-1): lost 50-41 to Fort Loramie; d. Mechanicsburg 36-20; played Jonathon Alder on Thu., hosts Miami East on Sat.

3. Waynesville (2-0): d. Dayton Christian 70-14; d. Legacy Christian 54-48; played Dixie on Thu., at Eastern Brown on Sat.

4. Greeneview (1-0): d. Xenia 71-29; at Southeastern on Sat.

5. Milton-Union (0-0): played Preble Shawnee on Thu.; at Madison on Sat., hosts Brookville on Mon.

Others: Anna, Arcanum, Bethel, Brookville, Carlisle, Dayton Christian, Dixie, Greenon, Indian Lake, Miami East, Northeastern, Northridge, Preble Shawnee, Urbana.

Division IV

1. Minster (2-0): d. Kalida 51-36; d. Jackson Center 53-27; played Celina on Thu.; hosts Fort Loramie on Tue.

2. Fort Loramie (2-0): d. West Liberty-Salem 50-31; d. Anna 48-34; hosts Botkins on Sat., at Minster on Tue.

3. Fort Recovery (0-0): played Crestview on Thu.; hosts Wapakoneta on Sat.

4. Covington (2-0): d. Houston 45-41; d. Fairlawn 60-29; played TV South on Thu., at Versailles on Sat., hosts Bradford on Mon.

5. Tri-Village (1-1): d. Miami Valley 92-23; lost 62-44 to Versailles; played Franklin Monroe on Thu.

Others: Ansonia, Botkins, Bradford, Cedarville, Catholic Central, Fairlawn, Franklin Monroe, Houston, Jackson Center, Jefferson, Legacy Christian, Lehman Catholic, Marion Local, Mechanicsburg, Miami Valley, Mississinawa Valley, National Trail, New Bremen, New Knoxville, Newton, Parkway, Russia, Southeastern, St. Henry, Tri-County North, Triad, Troy Christian, Twin Valley South, Yellow Springs.

- Compiled by Cox Media Group Ohio.



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