Eight girls high school basketball teams from the Cedar Valley and Northeast Iowa are ranked in this first poll of the 2016-17 regular season. The survey was released by the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union (IGHSAU) on Thursday (Dec. 2, 2016).

The ratings feature Cedar Falls and Waterloo West in Class 5A and Waverly-Shell Rock in 4A. Other teams featured are La Porte City Union, Center Point-Urbana and Crestwood of Cresco in Class 3A, along with Turkey Valley and AGWSR in 1A.

Cedar Falls and Center Point-Urbana advanced to the semifinals of the 2016 state tournament, while Turkey Valley ended with a second-place finish.


Class 1A
School 
Record
LW 
1
Springville
1-0
1
2
Turkey Valley
1-0
2
3
Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton
1-0
3
4
Kee
2-0
4
5
Grand View Christian
0-0
5
6
Marquette Catholic
1-0
6
7
Colo-Nesco
2-1
7
8
Newell-Fonda
1-1
8
9
Glidden-Ralston
1-0
9
10
AGWSR
1-0
10
11
Easton Valley
2-1
11
12
Burlington Notre Dame
2-1
12
13
Kingsley-Pierson
1-0
14
14
Sidney
0-0
15
15
Audubon
1-1
13
Dropped Out: none

Class 2A 
School 
Record
LW
1
Iowa City Regina
1-0
1
2
Western Christian
1-0
2
3
Treynor
2-0
3
4
Central Decatur
2-0
4
5
Interstate 35
1-0
6
6
Mount Ayr
2-0
7
7
Panorama
2-0
8
8
North Linn
2-0
9
9
Pella Christian
2-0
NR
10
IKM-Manning
0-0
10
11
Van Meter
0-1
5
12
Rockford
2-0
13
13
Cascade
2-0
14
14
Montezuma
2-1
12
15
Mediapolis
2-0
15
Dropped Out: Unity Christian (11)

Class 3A
School 
Record
LW
1
Pocahontas Area
2-0
1
2
Sioux Center
2-0
2
3
Union
1-0
3
4
Cherokee
1-0
4
5
Center Point-Urbana
2-0
5
6
Crestwood
2-0
9
7
Mount Vernon
1-1
6
8
Clear Lake
3-1
8
9
Monticello
2-0
11
10
Camanche
2-1
7
11
Shenandoah
3-0
12
12
Central Lee
2-0
14
13
PCM
3-0
15
14
Mid-Prairie
1-1
10
15
West Marshall
1-0
NR
Dropped out: Gilbert (13)

Class 4A
School 
Record
LW
1
Pella
1-0
1
2
Marion
2-0
2
3
Keokuk
1-0
4
4
Lewis Central
2-0
5
5
Grinnell
2-0
6
6
Boone
2-0
7
7
Carlisle
3-0
9
8
Waverly-Shell Rock
1-1
3
9
North Scott
1-0
9
10
Ballard
2-0
13
11
Nevada
2-1
11
12
Western Dubuque
2-0
14
13
Le Mars
2-0
NR
14
Dallas Center-Grimes
0-2
8
15
Fairfield
3-1
15
Dropped Out: Spencer (12)

Class 5A
School 
Record 
LW
1
Davenport North
1-0
1
2
Indianola
2-0
2
3
West Des Moines Valley
3-0
3
4
Iowa City High
1-0
4
5
Cedar Falls
1-0
5
6
Waukee
1-0
6
7
Iowa City West
2-0
8
8
Johnston
2-0
9
9
Dowling Catholic
3-0
11
10
Ankeny Centennial
1-1
7
11
Linn-Mar
1-1
10
12
Ames
2-0
12
13
Waterloo West
2-0
14
14
Pleasant Valley
1-0
15
15
Southeast Polk
2-1
13
Dropped Out: None