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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Seven years. Seven titles. Can anyone say dynasty?

Neshoba Central (33-2) rolled past Wayne County, 17-1, on Tuesday to capture its seventh-straight Mississippi Class 5A state title and remain solidly the No. 1 team in the USA TODAY Sports/NFCA High School Super 25 poll.

The Rockets won the first game of the best-of-three championship series, 4-3 on a walkoff hit on Monday, then wrapped up the crown win with a more decisive victory in their second matchup.

Meanwhile, the teams below them in the rankings kept pace. Second-ranked Norco (30-1) defeated Huntington Beach, 9-2, on Tuesday, and continues defense of its CIF Southern Section crown with a game Friday against Great Oak. No. 3 Louisville Male (27-0) collected five more wins, and is well-positioned for another deep run in the upcoming Kentucky state playoffs.

Fourth-ranked Foothill (25-0) also remained unbeaten with a 10-0 playoff shutout of East Lake, while Florida’s Lakewood Ranch (28-0) and Winter Springs (28-0) likewise stayed perfect.

No. 8 Shawnee Heights (19-1) continued its quest for a third-straight Kansas state 5A crown with two regional triumphs on Wednesday, and will be the top seed for next week’s state tournament.

Unbeaten Wisconsin powerhouse Oshkosh North (24-0) is the new team in the poll this week, debuting at No. 12, while New Palestine (21-3) and Clarksville (42-2) slipped a bit in the rankings after losses. Hanover and Pinnacle dropped out.

State rankings submitted by NFCA member coaches are used to compile the USA TODAY Sports/NFCA High School Super 25. Teams are chosen based on performance, roster quality and strength of schedule.

USA TODAY Sports/NFCA High School Super 25 Poll – May 16, 2019

Rank

Team

2019 Record

Previous

1

Neshoba Central (Miss.)

33-2

1

2

Norco (Calif.)

30-1

2

3

Louisville Male (Ky.)

27-0

3

4

Foothill (Pleasanton, Calif.)

25-0

4

5

Lakewood Ranch (Fla.)

28-0

5

6

Winter Springs (Fla.)

28-0

6

7

Cedar Ridge (Texas)

30-1

7

8

Shawnee Heights (Kan.)

19-1

8

9

Angleton (Texas)

34-1

10

10

Keystone (Ohio)

25-0

12

11

North Davidson (N.C.)

27-0

13

12

Oshkosh North (Wis.)

24-0

NR

13

New Palestine (Ind.)

21-3

9

14

Clarksville (Tenn.)

42-2

11

15

Richland (Wash.)

22-0

14

16

Barbers Hill (Texas)

39-2

15

17

Marist (Ill.)

30-2

16

18

Keller (Texas)

31-3-1

17

19

St. John Vianney (N.J.)

16-0

18

20

Forney (Texas)

26-3

19

21

Redmond (Wash.)

20-1

20

22

Immaculate Heart Acad. (N.J.)

19-1

22

23

Donovan Catholic (N.J.)

19-1

23

24

Appoquinimink (Del.)

17-1

24

25

Fairhope (Ala.)

40-4

T25

Dropped out: Hanover (Va.) and Pinnacle (Ariz.).

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