High school basketball: Dave Cantrall's Rating the State

Special to the Herald-LeaderFebruary 11, 2013 

Trinity's James Quick went in for a basket as # 1 Trinity wins 11th game in a row, beating # 19 Lafayette 65-51 on Friday February 8, 2013 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Mark Cornelison | Staff

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Rating the State is a system for ranking the state's high school basketball teams, according to strength, schedule and record.

Boys

TOP 25

School (record) This week Rating

1. Louisville Trinity (23-4) Tuesday vs. Elizabethtown; Friday at Jeffersonville (Ind.) 87.3

2. Ballard (21-4) Monday vs. Western; Tuesday vs. Jeffersontown; Friday vs. (20) Male 87.0

3. Bullitt East (24-4) Tuesday vs. Bullitt Central; Thursday at Elizabethtown 84.9

4. John Hardin (20-3) Tuesday at Marion Co.; Thursday vs. Eastern; Friday vs. Taylor Co. 82.6

5. Madison Central (20-5)Tuesday at So. Laurel; Thursday at Woodford Co.; Friday vs. (25) Cov. Cath.82.4

5. Pleasure Ridge Park (19-6)Tuesday vs. Cov. Holy Cross; Friday vs. Moore 82.4

7. Henry Clay (20-7) Tuesday at (14) Lafayette; Thursday vs. Simon Kenton 82.0

8. Montgomery Co. (24-4) Tuesday vs. Woodford Co.; Friday at Harrison Co. 81.9

9. Hopkinsville (25-4) Tuesday at Owensboro 80.9

10. Holmes (25-1) Tuesday vs. Conner; Thursday at Clark Co. 80.6

11. Newport Catholic (26-2) Tuesday vs. Ryle; Thursday at Conner 80.4

12. Butler (18-7) Tuesday at Southern; Friday at Fern Creek 79.9

13. Paul Dunbar (16-8) Tuesday vs. West Jessamine; Friday at (14) Scott Co. 79.8

14. Scott Co. (18-7)Tuesday vs. Eastern; Thursday at Cov. Holy Cross; Friday vs. (13) Dunbar79.7

14. Lafayette (14-10) Tuesday vs. (7) Henry Clay; Friday vs. Louisville Christian 79.7

16. Warren Central (21-6) Tuesday at Allen Co.-Scottsville; Thursday vs. Daviess Co. 79.1

16. St. Xavier (16-8) Tuesday vs. Lou. Holy Cross; Friday at Manual 79.1

18. Pulaski Co. (20-5) Tuesday at Somerset; Thursday at West Jessamine 79.0

18. Fairdale (16-8) Tuesday vs. Manual; Friday at Western 79.0

20. Male (20-6)Tuesday at Seneca; Wed. vs. Newport; Fri. at (2) Ballard; Sat. at Wayne Co.78.4

21. South Oldham (17-6) Monday at Sayre; Tuesday at Carroll Co.; Thursday at Spencer Co. 78.3

22. Collins (17-6) Tuesday at Walton-Verona; Friday vs. DeSales 77.7

22. Bowling Green (16-11) Tuesday vs. Russellville; Thursday at Henderson Co. 77.7

24. North Hardin (20-7) Friday at Bardstown 77.6

25. Covington Catholic (22-5)Tuesday vs. Simon Kenton; Friday at (5) Madison Central 76.8

RATINGS BY REGION

1ST REGION

1. Marshall Co. 73.1

2. Graves Co. 68.4

3. Mayfield 64.1

4. St. Mary 63.9

5. Calloway Co. 59.4

6. Heath 58.1

7. Lone Oak 57.8

8. Carlisle Co. 57.1

9. Paducah Tilghman 55.2

10. Hickman Co. 53.1

11. Reidland 51.5

12. Murray 49.5

13. Ballard Memorial 47.6

14. Fulton City 43.2

15. Fulton Co. 28.5

16. Community Christian28.0

17. Christian Fellowship 5.3

2nd REGION

1. Hopkinsville 80.9

2. Henderson Co. 74.9

3. Christian Co. 64.4

4. Madisonville 64.3

5. University Heights 62.7

6. Webster Co. 60.8

7. Trigg Co. 56.5

8. Union Co. 55.6

9. Crittenden Co. 51.3

10. Lyon Co. 50.4

11. Hopkins Central 50.3

12. Caldwell Co. 49.1

13. Fort Campbell 41.6

14. Livingston Central 33.8

15. Dawson Springs 21.2

3rd REGION

1. Owensboro 70.3

2. Ohio Co. 65.9

3. Daviess Co. 65.4

4. Apollo 65.0

5. Breckinridge Co. 60.8

6. Butler Co. 54.7

7. Meade Co. 54.6

8. McLean Co. 53.8

9. Owensboro Catholic 52.6

10. Muhlenberg Co. 50.8

11. Hancock Co. 47.5

12. Grayson Co. 47.4

13. Edmonson Co. 40.5

14. Whitesville Trinity 28.9

15. Cloverport 14.6

4th REGION

1. Warren Central 79.1

2. Bowling Green 77.7

3. Russell Co. 74.2

4. Barren Co. 66.3

5. Warren East 65.4

6. South Warren 65.0

7. Glasgow 64.8

8. Monroe Co. 63.7

9. Clinton Co. 63.1

10. Russellville 60.5

11. Greenwood 58.9

12. Franklin-Simpson 57.2

13. Allen Co.-Scottsville. 56.8

14. Logan Co. 53.5

15. Todd Central 49.0

16. Cumberland Co. 41.3

17. Metcalfe Co. 22.2

5th REGION

1. John Hardin 82.6

2. North Hardin 77.6

3. Elizabethtown 71.3

4. Bardstown 70.8

5. LaRue Co. 65.6

6. Central Hardin 63.3

7. Bethlehem 62.6

8. Taylor Co. 56.5

9. Adair Co. 53.5

10. Marion Co. 52.4

11. Caverna 47.4

12. Campbellsville 47.3

13. Fort Knox 46.3

14. Nelson Co. 45.6

15. Hart Co. 45.5

16. Green Co. 44.3

17. Thomas Nelson 44.0

18. Washington Co. 40.2

6th REGION

1. Bullitt East 84.9

2. Pleasure Ridge Park 82.4

3. Butler 79.9

4. Fairdale 79.0

5. Doss 71.9

6. Moore 71.7

7. Jeffersontown 71.2

8. Iroquois 69.4

9. Western 64.0

10. DeSales 61.9

11. Southern 60.6

12. Lou. Holy Cross 57.6

13. Fern Creek 56.8

14. Bullitt Central 50.5

15. North Bullitt 49.7

16. Valley 47.3

17. Whitefield Academy46.6

18. Beth Haven 31.8

19. Evangel 29.8

7th REGION

1. Louisville Trinity 87.3

2. Ballard 87.0

3. St. Xavier 79.1

4. Male 78.4

5. Central 76.6

6. Eastern 74.5

7. Seneca 68.5

8. Louisville Christian 67.4

9. Manual 66.8

10. Collegiate 65.9

11. Waggener 61.0

12. Country Day 58.0

13. Atherton 57.1

14. Portland Christian 47.1

15. Shawnee 43.8

16. Brown 17.5

17. St. Francis 16.6

18. Walden 4.5

8th REGION

1. South Oldham 78.3

2. Collins 77.7

3. Simon Kenton 71.9

4. North Oldham 71.7

5. Oldham Co. 69.5

6. Grant Co. 68.8

7. Anderson Co. 66.7

8. Owen Co. 61.4

9. Spencer Co. 58.2

10. Gallatin Co. 57.9

11. Henry Co. 54.8

12. Shelby Co. 54.4

13. Carroll Co. 49.6

14. Walton-Verona 49.1

15. Eminence 46.0

16. Trimble Co. 41.4

17. Williamstown 27.4

9th REGION

1. Holmes 80.6

2. Newport Catholic 80.4

3. Covington Catholic 76.8

4. Cooper 76.6

5. Cov. Holy Cross 74.2

6. Boone Co. 66.6

7. Dixie Heights 66.5

8. Newport 65.6

9. St. Henry 65.3

10. Conner 64.9

11. Ryle 61.1

12. Highlands 54.6

13. Beechwood 53.1

14. Villa Madonna 48.1

15. Lloyd 47.8

16. Ludlow 44.7

17. Bellevue 32.6

18. Latin 22.8

19. Heritage Academy 19.6

20. Dayton 17.6

10th REGION

1. Montgomery Co. 81.9

2. Bishop Brossart 73.7

3. Scott 72.1

4. Mason Co. 68.6

5. Campbell Co. 66.5

6. Harrison Co. 62.6

7. Augusta 59.9

8. Clark Co. 58.4

9. Pendleton Co. 55.3

10. Bourbon Co. 43.7

11. Bracken Co. 43.2

12. Nicholas Co. 40.6

13. Paris 39.4

14. St. Patrick 35.1

15. Silver Grove 30.1

16. Robertson Co. 28.7

17. Calvary Christian 28.1

11Th REGION

1. Madison Central 82.4

2. Henry Clay 82.0

3. Paul Dunbar 79.8

4. Scott Co. 79.7

4. Lafayette 79.7

6. Lexington Catholic 76.2

7. Bryan Station 70.9

8. Woodford Co. 68.0

9. Lexington Christian 62.1

10. Madison Southern 61.8

11. Tates Creek 59.9

12. Model 59.8

13. Franklin Co. 57.8

14. Sayre 49.9

15. Frankfort 49.3

16. Western Hills 44.1

17. Berea 37.8

12th REGION

1. Pulaski Co. 79.0

2. Wayne Co. 76.3

3. Southwestern 76.2

4. West Jessamine 74.0

5. East Jessamine 70.1

6. Lincoln Co. 69.5

7. Mercer Co. 66.4

8. Boyle Co. 65.1

9. Somerset 65.0

10. Danville 60.7

11. Rockcastle Co. 53.3

12. Garrard Co. 50.8

13. McCreary Central 49.6

14. Casey Co. 44.3

15. Burgin 36.6

16. Monticello 26.6

17. Ky. School for Deaf 0.1

13th REGION

1. Harlan Co. 69.5

2. Clay Co. 69.1

3. Jackson Co. 64.9

4. Corbin 63.1

5. Bell Co. 62.2

6. North Laurel 60.3

7. South Laurel 59.2

8. Knox Central 58.8

9. Barbourville 57.9

10. Middlesboro 56.5

11. Pineville 55.0

12. Harlan 50.1

13. Whitley Co. 49.4

14. Williamsburg 48.5

15. Lynn Camp 34.4

16. Oneida Baptist 21.2

17. Red Bird 19.8

14th REGION

1. Perry Central 76.5

2. Knott Central 74.7

3. Hazard 74.3

4. Breathitt Co. 61.8

5. Cordia 61.1

6. Letcher Central 58.1

7. Wolfe Co. 52.9

8. Powell Co. 50.6

9. Estill Co. 50.2

10. Buckhorn 49.9

11. Lee Co. 48.5

12. Leslie Co. 46.1

13. Owsley Co. 45.6

14. Jackson City 41.6

15. Jenkins 39.5

16. June Buchanan 35.1

17. Riverside Christian 1.5

15th REGION

1. Johnson Central 66.6

2. Pikeville 58.3

3. Betsy Layne 57.5

4. Paintsville 57.0

5. Lawrence Co. 55.9

6. Shelby Valley 55.0

7. Sheldon Clark 54.2

8. Belfry 53.7

9. East Ridge 51.0

10. Magoffin Co. 50.0

11. Pike Central 49.1

12. Prestonsburg 48.2

13. South Floyd 34.2

14. Allen Central 29.4

15. Phelps 20.2

16. Piarist 11.8

16th REGION

1. Fleming Co. 68.1

2. Russell 66.8

3. Boyd Co. 64.9

4. Ashland Blazer 64.2

5. Rowan Co. 61.5

6. Morgan Co. 60.4

7. East Carter 54.2

8. Lewis Co. 53.7

9. West Carter 52.6

10. Elliott Co. 49.5

11. Greenup Co. 46.9

12. Raceland 46.7

13. Fairview 44.4

14. Bath Co. 43.6

15. Menifee Co. 39.2

16. Rose Hill 5.5


Girls

TOP 25

School (record) This week Rating

1. Marion Co. (29-0) Tuesday at (7) Mercy 90.0

2. Anderson Co. (25-1) Monday at Owen Co.; Friday at Franklin Co. 83.9

3. Henderson Co. (20-2) Monday at Owensboro Catholic; Friday vs. Murray 81.8

3. Manual (15-8) Wednesday vs. (18) Sacred Heart 81.8

5. Madison Central (23-3) Tuesday at Tates Creek; Friday vs. Paul Dunbar 81.2

6. Notre Dame (19-5) Tuesday at Conner; Friday vs. Ryle 80.9

7. Mercy (14-9) Tuesday vs. (1) Marion Co. 80.8

8. Ballard (21-3) Tuesday at South Oldham; Friday vs. Male 80.3

9. Clay Co. (21-5) Monday vs. South Laurel; Friday at Middlesboro 79.0

10. Lou. Christian (16-9) Monday at Frankfort; Saturday at Bryan Station 78.7

11. North Hardin (21-6) Tuesday vs. Meade Co.; Friday at Bardstown 78.6

12. Bowling Green (23-4) Monday vs. Caverna; Tuesday vs. Russellville 78.5

13. Lincoln Co. (21-4) Monday at Woodford Co.; Friday vs. Casey Co. 78.3

14. Butler (17-6) Tuesday at Southern; Friday at Fern Creek 77.8

15. Nelson Co. (22-5) Tuesday at Casey Co.; Friday vs. Collins 77.6

16. Monroe Co. (20-5) Tuesday at Greenwood; Thursday at Warren East 77.4

17. Elizabethtown (18-7) Tuesday vs. Hart Co.; Friday at Muhlenberg Co. 77.3

18. Sacred Heart (20-5) Wednesday at (3) Manual; Friday at Bullitt East 77.2

19. Simon Kenton (23-4) Monday vs. Cov. Holy Cross; Thursday at (23) Highlands 76.8

20. Assumption (16-7) Tuesday at Presentation; Thursday vs. Central 76.4

21. Lafayette (14-12) Monday at Henry Clay; Friday at Western Hills 76.3

22. Danville (15-9) Monday at Somerset; Thursday vs. Clark Co.; Friday at Bethlehem 76.2

23. Highlands (21-7) Thursday vs. (19) Simon Kenton 76.1

24. Adair Co. (21-7) Tuesday vs. Bardstown; Friday vs. Hart Co. 75.9

24. Southwestern (17-9) Tuesday at Perry Central; Thursday vs. Mercer Co. 75.9

RATINGS BY REGION

1ST REGION

1. Paducah Tilghman 74.7

2. Murray 72.5

3. Marshall Co. 71.2

4. Ballard Memorial 59.8

5. Lone Oak 58.2

6. Graves Co. 56.8

7. Calloway Co. 55.2

8. St. Mary 52.1

9. Mayfield 49.8

10. Heath 45.7

11. Carlisle Co. 42.7

12. Hickman Co. 30.6

13. Community Christian28.2

14. Fulton Co. 20.6

15. Reidland 20.5

16. Fulton City 15.9

17. Christian Fellowship 0.1

2nd REGION

1. Henderson Co. 81.8

2. Webster Co. 72.2

3. University Heights 67.5

4. Hopkinsville 58.5

5. Madisonville 55.6

6. Christian Co. 53.9

7. Caldwell Co. 52.5

8. Union Co. 50.3

9. Hopkins Central 44.9

10. Livingston Central 44.2

11. Lyon Co. 42.8

12. Fort Campbell 39.6

13. Dawson Springs 33.2

14. Crittenden Co. 28.8

15. Trigg Co. 21.7

3rd REGION

1. Owensboro Catholic 74.2

2. Muhlenberg Co. 72.6

3. Meade Co. 69.6

4. Ohio Co. 69.0

5. Owensboro 67.3

6. Grayson Co. 57.1

7. Daviess Co. 56.6

8. Apollo 55.8

9. McLean Co. 55.4

10. Edmonson Co. 52.6

10. Hancock Co. 52.6

12. Butler Co. 44.8

13. Breckinridge Co. 43.5

14. Whitesville Trinity 20.4

15. Cloverport 1.4

4th REGION

1. Bowling Green 78.5

2. Monroe Co. 77.4

3. Glasgow 75.2

4. Allen Co.-Scottsville 73.3

5. Russell Co. 68.7

6. Warren Central 59.1

7. Metcalfe Co. 58.5

8. Franklin-Simpson 57.4

9. Todd Central 57.2

10. Clinton Co. 52.6

11. South Warren 52.5

12. Greenwood 50.7

13. Logan Co. 46.1

14. Russellville 44.1

15. Barren Co. 43.4

16. Cumberland Co. 38.6

17. Warren East 36.3

5th REGION

1. Marion Co. 90.0

2. North Hardin 78.6

3. Nelson Co. 77.6

4. Elizabethtown 77.3

5. Adair Co. 75.9

6. LaRue Co. 73.3

7. John Hardin 66.5

8. Green Co. 63.6

9. Caverna 57.3

10. Washington Co. 50.1

11. Bethlehem 37.8

12. Hart Co. 37.4

13. Taylor Co. 36.6

14. Bardstown 35.9

15. Central Hardin 34.9

16. Campbellsville 31.7

17. Thomas Nelson 30.3

18. Fort Knox 17.0

6th REGION

1. Mercy 80.8

2. Butler 77.8

3. Bullitt East 75.5

4. Pleasure Ridge Park 73.5

5. Lou. Holy Cross 61.8

6. North Bullitt 60.0

7. Western 51.5

8. Bullitt Central 51.3

9. Jeffersontown 47.9

10. Moore 45.5

11. Valley 43.7

12. Iroquois 39.6

13. Fern Creek 30.8

14. Whitefield Academy 27.9

15. Fairdale 26.9

16. Southern 22.8

17. Doss 14.2

18. Beth Haven 3.6

7th REGION

1. Manual 81.8

2. Ballard 80.3

3. Louisville Christian 78.7

4. Sacred Heart 77.2

5. Assumption 76.4

6. Eastern 74.5

7. Male 63.1

8. Central 58.1

9. Seneca 55.4

10. Waggener 53.7

11. Collegiate 47.8

12. Presentation 42.8

13. Atherton 31.8

14. Country Day 30.2

15. Shawnee 21.8

16. Brown 18.7

17. St. Francis 0.1

8th REGION

1. Anderson Co. 83.9

2. Simon Kenton 76.8

3. Walton-Verona 73.3

4. Gallatin Co. 71.0

5. South Oldham 66.8

6. Oldham Co. 64.1

7. Owen Co. 64.0

8. Collins 62.9

9. Trimble Co. 56.2

10. Shelby Co. 52.2

11. Grant Co. 48.9

12. Williamstown 48.6

13. Carroll Co. 35.3

14. Spencer Co. 33.9

15. Henry Co. 32.5

16. North Oldham 27.4

17. Eminence 14.59th REGION

1. Notre Dame 80.9

2. Highlands 76.1

3. Conner 73.6

4. Newport Catholic 71.7

5. Cov. Holy Cross 70.9

6. Boone Co. 69.4

7. Ryle 65.1

8. Holmes 62.7

9. Cooper 58.4

10. Dixie Heights 58.1

11. St. Henry 55.4

12. Beechwood 51.2

13. Lloyd 47.1

14. Villa Madonna 46.4

15. Newport 41.9

16. Latin 35.7

17. Bellevue 33.4

18. Dayton 29.8

19. Ludlow 26.4

20. Heritage 0.4

10th REGION

1. Montgomery Co. 73.1

2. Bishop Brossart 67.0

3. Clark Co. 65.9

4. Mason Co. 63.5

5. Campbell Co. 60.3

6. Bourbon Co. 58.5

7. Bracken Co. 57.2

8. Scott 53.2

9. Nicholas Co. 47.7

10. Harrison Co. 42.2

11. Pendleton Co. 40.6

12. Augusta 38.5

13. Paris 36.9

14. St. Patrick 34.3

15. Calvary Christian 33.0

16. Robertson Co. 26.0

17. Silver Grove 0.1

11th REGION

1. Madison Central 81.2

2. Lafayette 76.3

3. Paul Dunbar 73.7

4. Henry Clay 73.3

5. Woodford Co. 72.1

6. Franklin Co. 72.0

7. Scott Co. 71.6

8. Bryan Station 71.1

9. Frankfort 68.7

10. Lexington Catholic 67.4

11. Tates Creek 65.1

12. Lexington Christian 57.4

13. Madison Southern 50.2

14. Western Hills 46.9

15. Sayre 38.6

16. Berea 36.9

17. Model 24.8

12th REGION

1. Lincoln Co. 78.3

2. Danville 76.2

3. Southwestern 75.9

4. Mercer Co. 70.6

5. Rockcastle Co. 68.9

6. Garrard Co. 66.7

7. Wayne Co. 65.9

8. Boyle Co. 63.7

9. Casey Co. 63.2

10. Somerset 63.1

11. Pulaski Co. 59.3

12. McCreary Central 55.6

13. Burgin 46.1

14. Monticello 45.6

15. East Jessamine 41.9

16. West Jessamine 36.0

17. Ky. School for Deaf 0.1

13th REGION

1. Clay Co. 79.0

2. Bell Co. 70.1

2. Corbin 70.1

4. Harlan Co. 67.5

5. Whitley Co. 66.0

6. South Laurel 60.9

7. Harlan 57.6

8. Barbourville 53.8

9. Lynn Camp 52.5

10. Knox Central 51.1

11. Middlesboro 48.1

12. Williamsburg 46.0

13. Pineville 45.2

14. North Laurel 43.4

15. Jackson Co. 31.7

16. Oneida Baptist 10.9

17. Red Bird 10.0

14th REGION

1. Perry Central 74.4

2. Letcher Central 72.0

3. Leslie Co. 64.3

4. Powell Co. 60.1

5. Knott Central 59.1

6. Breathitt Co. 56.8

7. Hazard 45.9

8. Buckhorn 43.9

9. Jenkins 42.0

10. Jackson City 39.7

11. Lee Co. 39.6

12. Owsley Co. 35.9

13. Wolfe Co. 34.3

14. Estill Co. 33.4

15. June Buchanan 33.0

16. Cordia 11.2

17. Riverside Christian 0.4

15th REGION

1. Shelby Valley 71.9

2. Sheldon Clark 65.1

3. Magoffin Co. 63.6

4. Pikeville 58.6

5. Allen Central 57.9

6. Lawrence Co. 57.2

7. Johnson Central 56.5

8. Pike Central 51.9

9. Paintsville 51.6

10. Betsy Layne 50.8

11. East Ridge 48.1

12. Belfry 41.6

13. Phelps 26.2

14. Prestonsburg 24.6

15. Piarist 19.5

16. South Floyd 5.7

16th REGION

1. Ashland Blazer 74.7

2. East Carter 73.3

3. Boyd Co. 69.0

4. Lewis Co. 57.6

5. Fleming Co. 55.5

6. Bath Co. 53.8

6. Rowan Co. 53.8

8. Russell 53.4

9. Menifee Co. 48.0

10. Greenup Co. 47.0

11. West Carter 40.7

12. Raceland 38.2

13. Elliott Co. 32.7

14. Fairview 28.5

15. Morgan Co. 27.3

16. Rose Hill 19.9

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