Six teams in rankings
Monday, March 26, 2012
A total of six area high school basketball teams — three boys and three girls — earned spots in the final state rankings by the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association.
The Helias Crusaders and Lady Crusaders are both in the Class 4 rankings. The Lady Crusaders were seventh in the final girls poll, while the Crusaders were eighth.
The California Pintos and the Blair Oaks Falcons both took spots in the Class 3 boys poll. The Pintos finished ninth, while the Falcons were 10th.
The California Lady Pintos finished seventh in the Class 3 girls final rankings, while the Chamois Lady Pirates led all area teams with their No. 5 ranking in Class 1.
In addition, the Southern Boone Eagles received votes in the final poll in Class 3, as did the Tipton Cardinals in Class 2.