Latest high school basketball rankings show more movement in top 10 polls

The South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association released updated regular-season top 10 rankings Tuesday for boys’ and girls’ high school basketball.

The SCBCA rankings consist of the top 10 teams in A, AA, AAA, and AAAA in girls’ and boys’ basketball.

Multiple teams have made significant movement since the last rankings were released Jan. 27.

Boys’ Class AAAA

Irmo High stays at No. 1 and T.L. Hanna High moves one spot from No. 9 to No. 8. Hillcrest High and Beaufort High dropped out of the top 10 polls, making way for Bluffton High at No. 9 and North Augusta High at No. 10.

Boys’ Class AAA

Travelers Rest High remains at No. 1 in Class AAA, while Myrtle Beach High jumped from No. 4 to No. 2, dropping Dreher High from No. 2 to No. 3. Airport High moved from No. 6 to No. 4, and Westwood High dropped from No. 5 to No. 7. Midland Valley High moved up one spot to No. 6.

Boys’ Class AA

Lake Marion High is still the No. 1 team in Class AA. Lake City High dropped from No. 8 to No. 10, while Fairfield Central High moved from No. 9 to No. 8. Ridgeland/Hardeeville is now in the top 10 at No. 9.

Boys’ Class A

Whale Branch High stays at No. 1, and Baptist Hill High drops out of the top 10. Johnsonville moves from No. 10 to No. 9. St. John’s High moves into the top 10 at No. 10. C.A. Johnson High stays at No. 7.

Girls’ Class AAAA

The Dorman High girls remain at No. 1, and Irmo High stays at No. 2. Spring Valley High jumps from No. 5 to No. 4 and West Florence High drops from No. 4 to No. 8. Sumter High moves from No. 6 to No. 5, while Lancaster High jumps from No. 7 to No. 6. Summerville High is now No. 7, moving up from No. 8. Colleton County High and South Pointe High fell out of the top 10, making way for Greenwood High at No. 9 and Fort Mill at No. 10.

Girls’ Class AAA

Orangeburg-Wilkinson High remains at No. 1 in Class AAA, and Lower Richland High stays at No. 2. Lakewood High replaces Palmetto High at No. 10.

Girls’ Class AA

Bishop England High remains No. 1 in Class AA. Columbia High remains at No. 6, and the only movement in the class is Battery Creek High replacing Lake City High at No. 10.