FINAL GIRLS STATE RANKS BY DIVISION & REGION

The only change in a No. 1 position for this week's final rankings is in Div. V as S.F. Convent of the Sacred Heart moves ahead of the team it beat in the state finals. We've also expanded each divisional final ranking down to 15 teams. Photo at left by Kirby Lee/The Sporting Image.

(Previous rank in parentheses; through games of March 22; according to CIF state playoff enrollments)

Division I

1. (1) Lynwood 32-1

2. (2) Mitty (San Jose) 31-3

3. (3) Poly (Long Beach) 29-4

4. (4) Narbonne (Harbor City) 24-7

5. (5) San Clemente 28-4

6. (6) El Camino (Oceanside) 27-5

7. (7) Palmdale 25-6

8. (9) Wilson (Long Beach) 24-7

9. (8) Laguna Creek (Elk Grove) 30-4

10. (nr) Madera 26-2

Division II

1. (1) Troy (Fullerton) 31-2

2. (3) Mater Dei (Santa Ana) 23-7

3. (4) Brea-Olinda (Brea) 25-4

4. (5) Redondo (Redondo Beach) 26-6

5. (2) Vacaville 33-3

6. (6) Pinewood (Los Altos Hills) 25-5

7. (7) Carondelet (Concord) 28-3

8. (8) Amador Valley (Pleasanton) 24-7

9. (9) J.W. North (Riverside) 24-5

10. (10) North (Bakersfield) 30-3

Division III

1. (1) Bishop Montgomery (Torrance) 27-7

2. (2) Sacred Heart Cathedral (S.F.) 25-10

3. (3) Mission Bay (San Diego) 23-3

4. (4) Artesia (Lakewood) 24-9

5. (5) Santa Margarita (Rancho SM) 26-6

6. (6) Bishop Amat (La Puente) 28-6

7. (8) Rosary (Fullerton) 21-9

8. (7) Presentation (San Jose) 26-9

9. (9) Kearny (San Diego) 21-6

10. (nr) Chaminade (West Hills) 25-4

Division IV

1. (1) St. Mary's (Stockton) 32-3

2. (2) La Jolla Country Day 27-5

3. (3) Piedmont 30-4

4. (4) Ursuline (Santa Rosa) 29-4

5. (5) Marin Catholic (Kentfield) 23-7

6. (6) Notre Dame (Salinas) 28-3

7. (7) Healdsburg 27-3

8. (nr) St. Mary's (Berkeley) 20-9

9. (8) Marlborough (Los Angeles) 26-6

10. (9) Montclair Prep (Van Nuys) 18-3*

*Ineligible for postseason.

Division V

1. (2) Convent of the Sacred Heart (S.F.) 29-3

2. (1) Mission Prep (San Luis Obispo) 24-6

3. (3) Eastside Prep (Palo Alto) 19-7

4. (4) Forest Lake Chr. (Auburn) 28-5

5. (5) Ripon Christian 27-5

6. (6) Modesto Christian 27-4

7. (7) Loyalton 25-3

8. (9) Urban (San Francisco) 23-8

9. (8) Etna 24-3

10. (10) St. Vincent (Petaluma) 23-6

Northern California

Overall Top 10

(Based on geography, not CIF regional playoffs)

1. (1) Mitty (San Jose) 31-3

2. (2) St. Mary's (Stockton) 32-3

3. (3) Piedmont 30-4

4. (4) Vacaville 33-3

5. (5) Pinewood (Los Altos Hills) 25-5

6. (6) Ursuline (Santa Rosa) 29-4

7. (7) Carondelet (Concord) 28-3

8. (8) Laguna Creek (Elk Grove) 30-4

9. (10) Madera 26-2

10. (9) Kennedy (Sacramento) 28-5

Southern California

Overall Top 10

(CIF San Diego, Southern & L.A. City sections only)

1. (1) Lynwood 32-1

2. (2) Poly (Long Beach) 29-4

3. (3) Narbonne (Harbor City) 24-7

4. (4) La Jolla Country Day 27-5

5. (5) Bishop Montgomery (Torr.) 27-7

6. (6) San Clemente 28-4

7. (7) Troy (Fullerton) 31-2

8. (8) El Camino (Oceanside) 27-5

9. (9) Mater Dei (Santa Ana) 23-7

10. (10) Brea-Olinda (Brea) 25-4

SPECIAL EXPANDED

FINAL RANKINGS

BY DIVISION

Div. I -- 11. Kennedy (Sacramento) 28-5; 12. Eisenhower (Rialto) 25-5; 13. Ayala (Chino Hills) 23-7; 14. Hart (Newhall 24-7; 15. Berkeley 26-6.

Div. II -- 11. Perris 25-7; 12. Mark Keppel (Alhambra) 27-4; 13. Foothill (Palo Cedro) 22-7; 14. Bishop O'Dowd (Oakland) 25-3; 15. San Bernardino 17-9.

Div. III -- 11. Acalanes (Lafayette) 23-8; 12. Pacifica (Garden Grove) 22-8; 13. Miramonte (Orinda) 20-8; 14. West Valley (Cottonwood) 23-7; 15. Harvard-Westlake (North Hollywood) 24-6.

Div. IV -- 11. Bishop's (La Jolla) 19-7; 12. St. Paul (Santa Fe Springs) 22-11; 13. Oaks Christian (Westlake Village) 23-7; 14. Lutheran (Orange) 22-7; 15. Colfax 26-6.

Div. V -- 11. Rincon Valley Christian (Santa Rosa) 27-6; 12. Redwood Christian (Castro Valley) 15-10; 13. Central Valley Christian (Visalia) 24-3; 14. Cloverdale 21-4; 15. Branson (Ross) 16-13.

To report teams with incorrect won-loss records, teams that have been placed in incorrect divisions or to simply make a case for that favorite team of yours, send an e-mail to: mark@studentsports.com.


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