With perfect seasons complete, Eagle (Idaho) and Bald Knob (Ark.) continue to hold the top spots on this week’s USA Today Sports/NFCA High School Super 25. After occupying the No. 1 slot for much of the season, No. 3 LaGrange (Texas) is on the rise again and will face Brownwood (Texas) as the Texas state playoffs continue. Since a 3-1, eight-inning loss to Hargrave (Huffman, Texas) on May 13, LaGrange has won four in a row.
No. 23 Cape Fear (Fayetteville, N.C.) avenged its 6-3 loss to Conley (Greenville, N.C.) and advanced to the North Carolina State Championships where they will play West Forsyth (Clemmons, N.C.) for the 4A title.
The USA Today Sports/NFCA High School Super 25 will be released every Thursday through June 9. Next week’s poll will be the final USA Today Sports/NFCA High School Super 25 of the 2016 season.
State rankings submitted by NFCA member coaches are used to help compile the USA Today Sports/NFCA High School Super 25. Records for this week’s poll include all games played through May 30.
|Rank||Team||2016 Record||Last Week|
|2||Bald Knob (Ark.)||*36-0||2|
|4||Los Alamitos (Calif.)||26-2||6|
|5||Grand Terrace (Calif.)||27-1||7|
|6||American Heritage (Plantation, Fla.)||*26-2||8|
|7||West Orange (Winter Garden, Fla.)||*30-1||9|
|8||Sherwood (Sandy Spring, Md.)||18-0||10|
|9||Deer Park (Texas)||*34-4||11|
|10||McCracken County (Paducah, Ky.)||34-2||12|
|11||Orange Lutheran (Calif.)||29-3||13|
|12||Mission Viejo (Calif.)||25-4||NR|
|14||Atascocita (Humble, Texas)||32-6||NR|
|15||Curry (Jasper, Ala.)||*47-2||16|
|16||Incarnate Word (San Antonio, Texas)||*33-8||17|
|18||East Carter (Grayson, Ky.)||33-0||24|
|19||Campbell (Ewa Beach, Hawaii)||*18-1||25|
|20||Bishop Carroll (Wichita, Kan.)||22-1||3|
|22||Coral Springs Charter (Fla.)||*26-3||22|
|23||Cape Fear (Fayetteville, N.C.)||29-1||5|
|24||Crown Point (Ind.)||28-2||14|
|25||Sheldon (Elk Grove, Calif.)||30-2||NR|
Dropped out: North Davidson (Lexington, N.C.), Etiwanda (Calif.), Atlee (Mechanicsville, Va.)