Madison East moves to #1 in AP boys basketball poll

Purgolders, Randoph hold down top spots
Madison East moves to #1 in AP boys basketball poll

Madison East moved into the top spot in Division One in the Associated Press boys basketball poll released Monday.

Randolph continues to lead the rankings in Division Five

Here is The Associated Press Wisconsin prep basketball poll for the week of February 25, with first-place votes in parentheses, record, total points and last week’s ranking, as voted upon by a statewide panel of sports writers and broadcasters:

Division 1
School Record Points Last Week
1. Madison East (5) 21-1 59 2
2. Kimberly (1) 20-2 53 3
3. Brookfield East 18-4 45 5
4. Hamilton 18-4 38 1
5. Waukesha West 19-3 35 7
6. Brookfield Central 17-5 22 4
7. West Allis Central 18-3 21 8
8. Homestead 18-4 18 9
9. Arrowhead 18-4 17 10
10. Madison La Follette 17-5 8 NR
Others receiving votes: Racine Park 5, Eau Claire North 1.

Division 2
School Record Points Last Week
1. Nicolet (6) 21-1 60 1
2. La Crosse Central 20-2 54 2
3. Westosha Central 21-1 46 3
4. East Troy 20-1 35 4
5. Mount Horeb 19-3 31 5
5. Milw. Washington 17-5 31 7
7. Onalaska 17-5 26 8
8. Green Bay Southwest 20-2 23 6
9. Milw. Bay View 18-2 16 9
10. Kaukauna 17-5 6 10
Others receiving votes: Milwaukee Madison 1, De Forest 1.

Division 3
School Record Points Last Week
1. Waupun (5) 21-1 58 1
2. Racine St. Catherine’s 19-3 50 2
3. St. John’s NW Military Academy 21-1 45 3
4. Stratford 22-0 41 5
5. Martin Luther (1) 19-3 40 4
6. Lake Country Lutheran 18-4 21 6
7. Lakeside Lutheran 17-3 19 8
8. Prairie du Chien 19-3 16 7
9. Lake Mills 17-5 13 9
10. Brookfield Academy 17-5 7 NR
(tie) Freedom 18-4 7 NR
Others receiving votes: Dominican 4, Wrightstown 4, Appleton Xavier 3, Denmark 2.

Division 4
School Record Points Last Week
1. Roncalli (6) 22-0 60 1
2. Lourdes Academy 21-1 52 2
3. Clear Lake 19-1 47 3
4. Iola-Scandinavia 20-1 41 T5
5. New Glarus 20-2 36 T5
6. Osseo-Fairchild 21-1 25 8
7. Darlington 19-2 22 4
8. Howards Grove 19-2 19 7
9. Colfax 21-1 15 9
10. Mineral Point 16-6 5 10
Others receiving votes: Milwaukee Academy of Science 4, Cuba City 3, Manawa 1.

Division 5
School Record Points Last Week
1. Randolph (5) 22-0 57 1
2. Bangor 20-1 49 2
3. Wauzeka-Steuben 20-1 46 4
4. Sheboygan Area Luth. (1) 20-2 43 5
5. Blair-Taylor 21-1 37 6
6. Columbus Catholic 20-2 36 3
7. Hustisford 20-2 23 7
8. Almond-Bancroft 19-3 20 8
9. Rio 18-4 10 9
10. Potosi 17-4 4 NR
Others receiving votes: Wild Rose 3, Shullsburg 2.

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