Valley Top 5: Lone Peak girls, Springville boys lead basketball rankings
Here’s a look at our Utah Valley Top 5 rankings for boys basketball, girls basketball, boys wrestling and girls wrestling for this week:
1. Springville (11-4)
Red Devils get 28 points from Chase Halsem in win vs. Wasatch
2. Lone Peak (12-4)
Knights have opened Region 3 with a 3-0 mark, including big win vs. AF
3. Lehi (12-5)
Cooper Lewis’s line vs. Mountain View: 29 points, nine rebounds, six assists
4. American Fork (11-6)
Tough two-point loss for Cavemen at Lone Peak
5. Cedar Valley (12-4)
Aviators make first-ever appearance in boys ratings
– Darnell Dickson
Girls Basketball (Needs updated)
1. Lone Peak (12-3)
The Knights are allowing Region 4 foes to barely average 30 points per game.
2. Springville (13-2)
The Red Devils may not get tested much during the next month.
3. Skyridge (11-4)
The Falcons made the plays they needed to knock off Corner Canyon in a thriller.
4. Westlake (12-4)
The Thunder need to step up and prove they are the third-best team in Region 4.
5. Timpview (12-4)
The Thunderbirds finished off the sweep of Lehi and likely will roll through the rest of league play.
– Jared Lloyd
Lions go undefeated at 5A Duals in Friday’s tournament.
2. Pleasant Grove
Vikings placed an impressive second place at a 33-team invite in Las Vegas.
Wasps go undefeated at 5A Duals in Saturday’s tournament.
Thunder placed second at 6A Duals.
5. Spanish Fork
Dons win North Summit Invite in dominating fashion.
– Brian E. Preece
Thunder with Utah Girls State Dual Championship.
Depth shows well in tournament win at Mountain View.
3. Salem Hills
Skyhawks are making big strides.
4. Mountain View
Bruins still in the thick of things in 5A race.
5. Cedar Valley
Aviators have good numbers which will help them at divisionals and state tournaments.
– Brian E. Preece