Lady Eagles, ’Jacks still area’s top teams
Central Catholic’s girls and Patterson’s boys continue to lead the Tri-City area’s prep basketball teams in the most recent unofficial Louisiana High School Athletic Association power rankings released Tuesday morning.
Central Catholic is ranked No. 1 in Class 1A, while Patterson is No. 7 in Class 3A.
Other area girls’ teams included Morgan City, ranked No. 31 in Class 4A; Patterson, No. 47 in Class 3A; and Berwick, No. 61 in Class 3A.
Salmen is Class 4A’s top-ranked squad, while Ville Platte is No. 1 in Class 3A.
In other boys’ rankings, Central Catholic is No. 14 in Class 1A; Berwick is No. 49 in Class 3A; and Morgan City is No. 54 in Class 4A.
Arcadia is No. 1 in Class 1A, while University Lab is tops in Class 3A and Peabody is No. 1 in 4A.
The top 32 teams in the final power rankings at the end of the regular season will advance to the postseason.