Preseason Basketball Polls

Boys Basketball Poll

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Sportswriters Association high school boy’s preseason poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, and total points.

Class AA
Rank-School FPV TP
1. Sioux Falls Roosevelt (9) 64
2. Yankton (5) 61
3. Brandon Valley 36
4. Sioux Falls Washington 17
5. Harrisburg 13

Others receiving votes: Sioux Falls O’Gorman 7, Mitchell 5, Rapid City Central 5, Aberdeen Central 2.

Class A
Rank-School FPV TP
1. Dakota Valley (11) 67
2. Sioux Falls Christian (3) 55
3. Tea Area 38
4. Dell Rapids 15
5. Sioux Valley 14

Others receiving votes: Vermillion 11, St. Thomas More 7, Red Cloud 3.

Class B
Rank-School FPV TP
1. De Smet (11) 66
2. White River (1) 47
3. Platte-Geddes (2) 38
4. Viborg-Hurley 17
5. Dell Rapids St. Mary 16

Others receiving votes: Aberdeen Christian 14, Canistota 5, Howard 5, Hanson 2.

Girls Basketball Polls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Sportswriters Association high school girl’s preseason poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, and total points.

Class AA
Rank-School FPV TP
1. Sioux Falls O’Gorman (10) 65
2. Sioux Falls Washington (4) 56
3. Harrisburg 43
4. Brandon Valley 21
5. Stevens 13

Others receiving votes: Aberdeen Central 9, SF Lincoln 2, Mitchell 1.

Class A
Rank-School FPV TP
1. Winner (13) 69
2. St. Thomas More (1) 55
3. Hamlin 30
4. Tea Area 23
5. West Central 17

Others receiving votes: Flandreau 5, Lennox 4, Red Cloud 4, Dakota Valley 2, Hill City 1.

Class B
Rank-School FPV TP
1. Corsica-Stickney (14) 70
2. Castlewood 48
3. Colman-Egan 26
4. Faith 23
5. De Smet 18

Others receiving votes: Ethan 5, White River 4, Viborg-Hurley 4, Howard 4, Bridgewater-Emery 4, Deubrook Area 2, Waubay-Summit 2.