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Sikeston and SCC both sit atop poll

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Sikeston's Darryl Howard, seen here against Holt in the finals of the St. Dominic Tournament, and the rest of the Bulldogs are ranked No. 1 in Class 4 in the first AP basketball poll of the season. Chris Pobst, Staff
SIKESTON -- The first Associated Press prep basketball rankings of the season were released today and the Sikeston Bulldogs find themselves in the top spot in Class 4.

Sporting a 12-0 record including championships in the SEMO Conference Tournament and St. Dominic Christmas Tournament, the Bulldogs reach the top spot for the first time in recent memory.

Scott County Central finds themselves atop the polls in Class 1 with a 10-2 mark with championships in the Oran Invitational and Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament. The Braves only losses came to out of state competition in North Little Rock, Ark. and Chicago Simeon.

The Oran Eagles check in at No. 10 in Class 1 with a 7-3 record while North Pemiscot is No. 8 in Class 1 with a 7-1 record. Kennett (10-1) is ranked No. 9 in Class 3 while Bernie (9-1) is No. 7 in Class 2.

The complete rankings can be found in the scoreboard on page 4B.