Houston ranked 9th in Daily Journal hoop poll

Daily Journal Ranking: Feb. 8, 2013

by NEMS Daily Journal

1STOCK HS HOOP 2012 Basketball
The Daily Journal’s high school basketball top 10 rankings, regardless of class, with records through Wednesday:

Boys

1. Corinth (20-6): Warriors topped No. 3 Biggersville for third time this season Tuesday. Coming up: Division 1-4A Tournament at Itawamba CC.

2. Mooreville (24-3): Troopers beat Aberdeen on the road last week to finish atop division. Coming up: Division 2-3A Tournament at Water Valley.

3. Biggersville (20-7): Lions have won 7 of 8. Coming up: Division 1-1A Tournament at Booneville.

4. Booneville (21-4): Saturday loss against Olive Branch was Devils’ first since Nov. 30. Coming up: Division 1-3A Tournament at Northeast CC.

5. Baldwyn (24-2): Lost for the first time at home last week against No. 1 Corinth. Coming up: Division 1-2A Tournament at Okolona.

6. Shannon (19-7): Red Raiders have won 4 of 5. Coming up: Division 1-4A Tournament at Itawamba CC.

7. Aberdeen (18-6): Home loss to Mooreville lands Bulldogs in division’s second seed. Coming up: Division 2-3A Tournament at Water Valley.

8. Blue Mountain (24-3): Cougars have set school record for wins. Coming up: Division 1-1A Tournament at Booneville.

9. Houston (20-4):Toppers finish atop their division. Coming up: Host Division 4-4A Tournament.

10. Tupelo (17-10): Wave’s only loss in last 8 games came against No. 5 Baldwyn. Coming up: Division 2-6A Tournament at South Panola.

(Tournament Schedule can be found on this website and will be published in the Wednesday, Feb. 13 Chickasaw Journal.)

GIRLS

1. Ripley (22-4):Lady Tigers have recent victory against Itawamba AHS. Coming up: Division 1-3A Tournament at Northeast.

2. Pontotoc (22-3):Defeated Class 3A power Choctaw Central in Robertson’s Lady Challenge. Coming up: Division 1-4A Tournament at ICC.

3. New Site (23-4):Lady Royals haven’t lost since Dec. 22 to 6A Ocean Springs. Coming up: Division 1-2A Tournament at Okolona.

4. Oxford (19-5):Lady Chargers begin defense of their Class 5A state champiosnhip. Coming up: Division 2-5A Tournament at New Hope.

5. H.W. Byers (20-4):Lady Lions won regular season division title. Coming up: Division 2-1A Tournament at Ingomar.

6. Itawamba AHS (16-8): Lost by 2 to Ripley, beat Tupelo by 8 points. Coming up: Division 1-4A Tournament at ICC.

7. North Pontotoc (18-6): Defeated Belmont in the Robertson’s Lady Challenge. Coming up: Division 2-4A Tournament at North Pontotoc

8. Belmont (16-8): Lost to unranked Booneville in division play.Coming up: Division 1-3A Tournament at Northeast.

9. New Albany (18-6): Jazmine Spears has started five seasons for Lady Bulldogs. Coming up: Division 2-4A Tournament at North Pontotoc.

(tie) 10. Potts Camp (22-4):Lady Cardinals finished unbeaten in division play. Coming up: Division 2-2A Tournament at Walnut.

10. Tupelo (18-9): Lost to Itawamba AHS and defeated New Albany.Coming up: Division 2-6A Tournament at South Panola.

 

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