Six teams from the Cedar Valley and Northeast Iowa are featured in the fifth regular-season basketball rankings of the season, released by the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union (IGHSAU) on Friday (Jan. 8, 2016).

The highest rated teams are Turkey Valley in Class-1A and Center Point-Urbana in 3A, which are third in the polls. La Porte City Union is also ranked in the 3A top-15 at No. 7.

New to the rankings is Grundy Center, which debuted at No. 15 in Class-2A this week. The Spartans' only loss this season happened on the road, a 58-47 setback at South Tama on Dec. 10.

The area's other ranked teams are Waverly-Shell Rock (No. 15 in Class-4A) and Cedar Falls (No. 12 in Class-5A).


Fifth Iowa Girls’ High School Basketball Rankings

January 8, 2016

 

CLASS-1A

School

Record

LW

1

Springville

9-0

1

2

Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton

10-0

2

3

Turkey Valley

10-0

3

4

Kingsley-Pierson

9-0

4

5

Bedford

10-0

5

6

Burlington Notre Dame

11-0

6

7

Newell-Fonda

7-3

7

8

Kee

9-1

8

9

Grand View Christian

10-1

11

10

Adair-Casey

10-1

9

11

Lynnville-Sully

11-0

12

12

Northwood-Kensett

9-1

11

13

Nodaway Valley

7-1

13

14

Westwood

8-2

15

15

Rockford

7-2

NR

 

Dropped Out: Dunkerton (14)


CLASS-2A

School

Record

LW

1

Unity Christian

9-0

1

2

Iowa City Regina

8-0

2

3

Pekin

8-0

3

4

West Branch

10-1

5

5

Western Christian

7-2

6

6

Okoboji

10-0

7

7

Manson-NW Webster

6-2

4

8

Van Meter

10-1

8

9

Interstate 35

10-1

9

10

Central Decatur

8-1

10

11

Lawton-Bronson

7-2

11

12

Des Moines Christian

8-1

14

13

Treynor

8-0

15

14

Durant

8-3

12

15

Grundy Center

11-1

NR

 

Dropped Out: Maquoketa Valley (13)


CLASS-3A

School

Record

LW

1

Nevada

8-1

1

2

Pocahontas Area

8-0

2

3

Center Point-Urbana

10-0

3

4

Cherokee

9-0

7

5

Spirit Lake

7-1

10

6

Sioux Center

10-1

5

7

Union

10-1

6

8

Monticello

6-2

8

9

Mount Vernon

7-3

11

10

Humboldt

7-2

NR

11

Hampton-Dumont

6-1

9

12

Osage

8-2

4

13

Forest City

7-1

12

14

Cascade

7-3

13

15

Davenport Assumption

4-6

15

 

Dropped Out: Crestwood (14)


CLASS-5A

School

Record

LW

1

Ballard

9-0

1

2

Harlan

7-1

3

3

Western Dubuque

9-0

4

4

Mason City

5-4

2

5

Keokuk

8-1

7

6

Marion

6-3

5

7

Lewis Central

8-1

6

8

North Scott

8-2

8

9

Bishop Heelan

4-3

10

10

Dallas Cneter-Grimes

8-2

10

11

Pella

7-2

13

12

Grinnell

8-2

NR

13

Fairfield

6-5

8

14

Boone

7-2

15

15

Waverly-Shell Rock

8-3

12

 

Dropped Out: Spencer (14)


CLASS-4A

School

Record

LW

1

Johnston

8-1

2

2

Cedar Rapids Kennedy

11-1

4

3

Indianola

10-0

3

4

West Des Moines Valley

7-2

5

5

Ankeny Centennial

7-2

6

6

Waukee

6-2

1

7

Iowa City High

8-1

7

8

Dowling Catholic

6-3

8

9

Southeast Polk

8-2

11

10

Davenport North

7-1

12

11

Linn-Mar

6-2

9

12

Cedar Falls

8-1

10

13

Pleasant Valley

7-2

13

14

Sioux City West

8-2

14

15

Ames

6-4

NR

Dropped Out: Iowa City West (15)