South Dakota Prep Media Poll For Week Of January 15

The South Dakota Prep Media basketball poll for the week of January 15th has been released.  Select media members from across South Dakota vote in the poll.  Ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are indicated in parentheses.

Boys

Class AA
1. Harrisburg (13)             8-0 99 2
2. Sioux Falls Lincoln (7) 8-2 82 1
3. Rapid City Central (2) 11-0 79 3
4. Rapid City Stevens      9-1 46 4
5. Brandon Valley             7-3 20 RV
Receiving votes: Sioux Falls Washington 4.

Class A
1. Madison (22) 9-0 110 1
2. Sioux Falls Christian    8-0 87 2
3. Sioux Valley   11-1 55 3
4. Tea Area         6-2 46 4
5. Dakota Valley 7-2 9 RV
Receiving votes: Red Cloud 7, Hamlin 5, Aberdeen Roncalli 4, Crow Creek 3, Sisseton 2, Dell Rapids 1, Bon Homme 1.

Class B
1. Clark/Willow Lake (10)              7-1 92 1
2. Bridgewater-Emery (9)             8-2 88 2
3. Sully Buttes    6-1 67 3
4. White River    (3)          10-0 46 5
5. Canistota        7-1 17 RV
Receiving votes: Warner 13, Irene-Wakonda 3, Corsica-Stickney 2, Aberdeen Christian 2.

Girls

Class AA
1. Aberdeen Central (11) 8-1 95 2
2. Harrisburg (3)                7-1 72 3
3. Brandon Valley (3)      8-1 67 4
4. Rapid City Stevens (4)               8-2 64 1
5. Sioux Falls Lincoln (1) 8-2 32 5

Class A
1. St. Thomas More (15) 10-1 100 1
2. Belle Fourche (4)         11-0 60 5
3. Vermillion       9-1 56 2
4. West Central (3)          9-1 44 RV
5. Lennox            9-2 36 3
Receiving votes: Hamlin 17, McCook Central/Montrose 8, Crow Creek 4, Dakota Valley 4, Dell Rapids 1.

Class B
1. Sully Buttes (20)           8-0 107 1
2. Castlewood (1)             8-0 68 3
3. Waubay/Summit (1)  10-0 32 RV
4. Faith 11-0 27 RV
5. Avon 8-2 26 RV
Receiving votes: Warner 22, De Smet 17, Irene-Wakonda 15, Menno 5, Ethan 5, Hanson 3, Waverly-South Shore 2, Faulkton 1.