High school basketball: Rating the state

Special to the Herald-LeaderJanuary 13, 2014 

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. Ballard (14-4) at Louisville Invitational Tournament 86.6

2. Scott Co. (14-2) Tuesday at Woodford Co.; Thursday at Sayre; Friday vs. Bryan Station 85.5

3. Lousiville Trinity (11-2) at Louisville Invitational Tournament 84.3

4. Newport Catholic (11-3)Wednesday at Lloyd 82.8

5. Hopkinsville (13-1) Tuesday at Henderson Co.; Saturday vs. Christian Co. 82.5

6. Cov. Catholic (12-0) Tues. vs. Dayton Chaminade Julienne; Fri./Sat. at Royal 8 Classic (Ohio) 82.3

7. Holmes (12-3) Wednesday vs. Cincinnati Woodward; Friday at Cooper 82.0

8. Lafayette (10-5) Tuesday at (23) Lexington Catholic; Friday vs. Lexington Christian 81.2

9. Montgomery Co. (15-0) Saturday at Coaches vs. Cancer Classic 81.1

10. PRP (11-4) at Louisville Invitational Tournament 80.9

11. Lincoln Co. (11-5) Tues. vs. Pulaski Co.; Fri. at Boyle Co.; Sat. at Coaches vs. Cancer Classic 80.5

12. Henry Clay (9-7) Tuesday at Bryan Station; Thursday at Dunbar; Saturday vs. Tates Creek 80.4

13. Knott Central (12-3) Tuesday vs. Letcher Central; Saturday at Hatfield-McCoy Shootout (W.Va.) 80.1

14. Iroquois (12-2) at Louisville Invitational Tournament 79.5

15. Doss (11-3) at Louisville Invitational Tournament 79.2

16. Wayne Co. (14-0) Mon. vs. Garrard Co.; Tues. at McCreary Cent.; Fri. at E. Jessamine 78.9

17. St. Xavier (12-2) at Louisville Invitational Tournament 78.2

18. Eastern (11-3) at Louisville Invitational Tournament 77.6

19. South Oldham (11-2) Monday vs. Grant Co.; Friday vs. Simon Kenton 77.4

19. Southwestern (12-3) Friday vs. Pulaski Co. 77.4

21. Perry Central (11-4) Friday at Harlan Co. 77.3

22. Warren Central (8-4) Tuesday at Glasgow; Friday at (25) Bowling Green 76.7

23. Lex. Catholic (12-4) Tuesday vs. (8) Lafayette; Thursday vs. Mason Co. 76.6

24. Collins (13-2) Tuesday vs. Anderson Co.; Friday vs. Shelby Co. 76.2

25. Bowling Green (11-3) Friday vs. (22) Warren Central 76.0

1ST REGION

1. Graves Co. 71.4

2. St. Mary 68.2

3. Marshall Co. 66.6

4. McCracken Co. 65.9

5. Calloway Co. 64.7

6. Paducah Tilghman 63.1

7. Mayfield 58.0

8. Murray 52.2

9. Hickman Co. 50.9

10. Ballard Memorial 44.6

11. Carlisle Co. 44.0

12. Fulton City 38.8

13. Fulton Co. 36.2

14. Commun. Christian20.8

15. Christian Fellowship 0.1

2nd REGION

1. Hopkinsville 82.5

2. Henderson Co. 75.9

3. Madisonville 68.0

4. Webster Co. 63.0

5. University Heights 62.4

6. Christian Co. 61.0

7. Caldwell Co. 59.4

8. Trigg Co. 58.2

9. Union Co. 54.1

10. Crittenden Co. 46.2

11. Lyon Co. 44.1

12. Hopkins Central 42.5

13. Livingston Central 38.2

14. Fort Campbell 35.0

15. Dawson Springs 6.1

3rd REGION

1. Apollo 75.1

2. Owensboro 69.3

3. Daviess Co. 65.3

4. Ohio Co. 63.9

5. Muhlenberg Co. 59.7

6. Owensboro Catholic 54.7

7. Butler Co. 52.8

8. McLean Co. 52.6

9. Edmonson Co. 51.8

10. Hancock Co. 51.5

11. Grayson Co. 50.2

12. Meade Co. 49.3

13. Breckinridge Co. 47.8

14. Whitesville Trinity 35.0

15. Cloverport 29.5

4th REGION

1. Warren Central 76.7

2. Bowling Green 76.0

3. Russell Co. 70.3

4. Barren Co. 67.0

5. Clinton Co. 66.6

6. Monroe Co. 66.1

7. South Warren 61.9

8. Greenwood 60.0

9. Glasgow 58.4

10. Warren East 58.0

11. Allen Co.-Scottsville. 57.1

12. Franklin-Simpson 54.8

13. Logan Co. 50.5

14. Russellville 46.6

15. Todd Central 46.4

16. Cumberland Co. 39.3

17. Metcalfe Co. 35.0

5th REGION

1. John Hardin 72.7

2. Elizabethtown 71.2

3. Taylor Co. 70.94. Bardstown 70.8

5. Central Hardin 63.9

6. Marion Co. 61.3

7. North Hardin 60.1

8. Adair Co. 58.8

9. Thomas Nelson 57.5

10. LaRue Co. 56.9

11. Fort Knox 56.1

12. Green Co. 55.5

13. Bethlehem 55.1

14. Caverna 48.7

15. Nelson Co. 45.6

16. Hart Co. 45.0

17. Campbellsville 41.0

18. Washington Co. 33.7

6th REGION

1. Pleasure Ridge Park 80.9

2. Iroquois 79.5

3. Doss 79.2

4. Jeffersontown 75.1

5. Bullitt East 74.6

6. Fairdale 72.8

7. DeSales 72.6

8. Western 69.8

9. Fern Creek 69.6

10. Butler 68.1

11. Lou. Holy Cross 67.0

12. Moore 58.6

13. Bullitt Central 58.2

14. North Bullitt 54.5

15. Whitefield Academy53.9

16. Southern 49.1

17. Valley 47.1

18. Beth Haven 27.7

19. Evangel 26.5

7th REGION

1. Ballard 86.6

2. Lou. Trinity 84.3

3. St. Xavier 78.2

4. Eastern 77.6

5. Manual 75.7

6. Male 73.6

7. Waggener 73.4

8. Louisville Christian 67.4

9. Central 63.3

10. Country Day 62.9

11. Seneca 55.2

12. Shawnee 49.5

13. Atherton 49.1

14. Collegiate 47.5

15. St. Francis 30.8

16. Portland Christian 29.9

17. Brown 25.3

18. Walden 16.8

8th REGION

1. South Oldham 77.4

2. Collins 76.2

3. Simon Kenton 73.5

4. Oldham Co. 70.4

5. North Oldham 66.8

6. Owen Co. 64.7

7. Shelby Co. 62.9

8. Henry Co. 60.5

9. Anderson Co. 59.7

10. Gallatin Co. 58.8

11. Grant Co. 52.7

12. Carroll Co. 52.4

13. Spencer Co. 51.6

14. Trimble Co. 45.3

15. Walton-Verona 44.0

16. Williamstown 38.5

17. Eminence 38.49th REGION

1. Newport Catholic 82.8

2. Covington Catholic 82.3

3. Holmes 82.0

4. Dixie Heights 69.6

5. Boone Co. 69.3

6. Cooper 69.2

7. Ryle 68.2

8. St. Henry 66.9

9. Conner 64.4

10. Newport 60.2

11. Ludlow 55.5

12. Highlands 53.9

13. Cov. Holy Cross 52.5

14. Beechwood 50.4

15. Lloyd 43.2

16. Bellevue 38.3

17. Villa Madonna 34.9

18. Dayton 24.9

19. Heritage Academy 10.6

20. Latin 7.1

1oth REGION

1. Montgomery Co. 81.1

2. Bishop Brossart 75.6

3. Mason Co. 70.8

4. Harrison Co. 70.7

5. Campbell Co. 65.4

6. Clark Co. 63.9

7. Scott 57.7

8. Paris 55.0

9. Augusta 54.3

10. Bourbon Co. 51.3

11. Bracken Co. 45.2

12. Pendleton Co. 43.7

13. Nicholas Co. 40.0

13. Silver Grove 40.0

15. Robertson Co. 38.5

16. St. Patrick 36.6

17. Calvary Christian 15.7

11th REGION

1. Scott Co. 85.5

2. Lafayette 81.2

3. Henry Clay 80.4

4. Lexington Catholic 76.6

5. Bryan Station 75.2

6. Madison Central 73.8

7. Paul Dunbar 66.9

8. Woodford Co. 65.4

9. Lexington Christian 63.7

10. Model 63.3

11. Franklin Co. 62.4

12. Madison Southern 59.3

13. Tates Creek 58.7

14. Frankfort 49.1

15. Sayre 47.1

16. Western Hills 42.0

17. Berea 39.0

12th REGION

1. Lincoln Co. 80.5

2. Wayne Co. 78.9

3. Southwestern 77.4

4. West Jessamine 74.7

5. Boyle Co. 69.7

6. Mercer Co. 68.3

7. Pulaski Co. 68.2

8. Danville 66.9

9. East Jessamine 66.2

10. Somerset 63.2

11. Casey Co. 55.6

12. Garrard Co. 53.5

13. Rockcastle Co. 53.3

14. McCreary Central 40.815. Burgin 22.9

16. Ky. School for Deaf 2.0

13th REGION

1. Clay Co. 71.0

2. Jackson Co. 69.3

3. Corbin 63.2

3. Knox Central 63.2

5. Harlan Co. 61.2

6. Bell Co. 60.3

7. North Laurel 59.5

8. Barbourville 58.6

9. South Laurel 56.7

10. Whitley Co. 55.7

11. Harlan 52.7

12. Williamsburg 49.7

13. Pineville 47.9

14. Middlesboro 40.5

15. Oneida Baptist 39.2

16. Lynn Camp 33.1

17. Red Bird 10.5

14th REGION

1. Knott Central 80.1

2. Perry Central 77.3

3. Hazard 75.2

4. Cordia 69.6

5. Breathitt Co. 61.2

6. Buckhorn 60.7

7. Wolfe Co. 56.5

8. Letcher Central 54.6

9. Estill Co. 53.4

10. Powell Co. 49.8

11. Leslie Co. 47.6

12. Jackson City 46.0

13. Lee Co. 38.8

14. Owsley Co. 37.7

15. June Buchanan 35.1

16. Jenkins 31.1

17. Riverside Christian 0.1

15th REGION

1. Johnson Central 72.9

2. Shelby Valley 67.6

3. Lawrence Co. 67.2

4. Betsy Layne 62.5

5. Pikeville 57.5

6. Sheldon Clark 57.3

7. East Ridge 54.8

8. Magoffin Co. 53.8

9. Paintsville 51.4

10. Pike Central 51.0

11. Belfry 48.5

12. Prestonsburg 45.2

13. Allen Central 36.8

14. South Floyd 35.3

15. Phelps 24.8

16. Piarist 7.8

16th REGION

1. Fleming Co. 70.9

2. Ashland Blazer 68.3

2. Rowan Co. 68.3

4. Boyd Co. 62.4

5. East Carter 56.5

6. Elliott Co. 54.7

7. Greenup Co. 53.8

8. Morgan Co. 51.8

9. Raceland 51.4

10. Lewis Co. 50.7

11. Russell 46.8

12. Fairview 46.7

13. West Carter 45.0

14. Menifee Co. 35.7

15. Bath Co. 35.3

16. Rose Hill 6.9

Girls

TOP 25

School (record) This week Rating

1. Elizabethtown (12-3) Monday vs. Bullitt Central; Friday vs. North Hardin; Saturday at Fort Knox 86.1

2. Anderson Co. (12-2) Tuesday vs. Mercer Co.; Friday vs. Spencer Co.; Saturday vs. (5) Ballard 84.0

3. Sacred Heart (10-3) Tuesday at Notre Dame; Thursday vs. (5) Ballard 82.2

4. Franklin Co. (11-3) Tuesday at Frankfort; Friday vs. Woodford Co. 81.8

5. Ballard (13-1) Tues. at (6) Butler; Thurs. at (3) Sacred Heart; Sat. at (2) Anderson Co. 81.5

6. Butler (12-1) Tuesday vs. (5) Ballard; Friday vs. (20) Mercy 81.1

7. Newport Catholic (13-2)at 9th Region All "A" Classic 80.5

8. Paul Dunbar (13-2) Tues. at Lexington Christian; Thurs. vs. Henry Clay; Sat. at Clark Co. 80.4

9. Eastern (10-2) Thursday vs. Louisville Christian; Friday vs. South Oldham 80.2

10. Owensboro Cath. (12-2)Mon. at Grayson Co.; Fri. vs. Apollo; Sat. at 3rd Region All "A" Classic 80.1

11. Lafayette (10-2) Tuesday at Lexington Catholic; Saturday at Coaches vs. Cancer Classic 80.0

12. Henderson Co. (10-3) Tuesday at Webster Co.; Friday at Daviess Co. 79.7

13. Bullitt East (10-2) Tuesday vs. Western; Friday vs. Central; Saturday at Marion Co. 79.4

14. Bell Co. (11-3) Friday vs. South Laurel 79.2

15. Simon Kenton (14-3) Monday at Dixie Heights; Wednesday vs. Scott; Saturday at Scott Co. 78.5

15. Boyle Co. (11-4) Tuesday at (22) Danville; Friday vs. Lincoln Co. 78.5

17. Bowling Green (10-2) Friday vs. Warren Central 78.4

18. Murray (16-2) Friday at Calloway Co. 77.7

18. Manual (9-6) Tuesday at (20) Mercy; Saturday at Louisville Christian 77.7

20. Glasgow (11-4) Tuesday at Russell Co.; Friday vs. Allen Co.-Scottsville 77.6

20. Mercy (7-5) Tuesday vs. (18) Manual; Friday at (6) Butler 77.6

22. Danville (6-3) Tuesday vs. (15) Boyle Co.; Friday at Garrard Co. 77.3

23. East Carter (15-1) Monday vs. Elliott Co.; Thursday at Fleming Co.; Saturday at Boyd Co. 77.2

24. Whitley Co. (13-3) Monday at Lincoln Co.; Friday vs. (25) Corbin 76.8

25. Corbin (12-4) Monday at South Laurel; Tuesday vs. North Laurel; Friday at (24) Whitley Co.76.3

1ST REGION

1. Murray 77.7

2. Paducah Tilghman 74.2

3. Marshall Co. 69.6

4. Graves Co. 64.4

5. McCracken Co. 58.6

6. Calloway Co. 57.3

7. St. Mary 57.0

8. Ballard Memorial 50.0

9. Mayfield 46.5

10. Carlisle Co. 33.8

11. Hickman Co. 26.3

12. Commun. Christian24.5

13. Fulton City 21.1

14. Fulton Co. 20.6

15. Christian Fellowship 3.4

2nd REGION

1. Henderson Co. 79.7

2. University Heights 70.6

3. Webster Co. 63.2

4. Hopkinsville 63.1

5. Union Co. 59.7

6. Christian Co. 58.9

6. Madisonville 58.9

8. Caldwell Co. 53.7

9. Lyon Co. 51.6

10. Hopkins Central 47.3

11. Livingston Central 46.2

12. Crittenden Co. 30.6

13. Fort Campbell 27.2

14. Trigg Co. 24.6

15. Dawson Springs 16.5

3rd REGION

1. Owensboro Catholic 80.1

2. Ohio Co. 72.7

3. Daviess Co. 65.8

4. Muhlenberg Co. 64.6

5. Grayson Co. 64.2

5. Meade Co. 64.2

7. Edmonson Co. 61.8

8. McLean Co. 56.6

9. Apollo 56.0

10. Breckinridge Co. 53.8

11. Butler Co. 49.3

12. Owensboro 47.7

13. Hancock Co. 45.1

14. Whitesville Trinity 12.5

15. Cloverport 0.9

4th REGION

1. Bowling Green 78.4

2. Glasgow 77.6

3. Allen Co.-Scottsville 75.5

4. Monroe Co. 74.8

5. Franklin-Simpson 71.6

6. South Warren 68.8

7. Warren Central 67.1

8. Clinton Co. 60.4

9. Russell Co. 59.7

10. Cumberland Co. 56.7

11. Metcalfe Co. 54.4

12. Logan Co. 52.0

13. Greenwood 50.1

14. Barren Co. 45.7

15. Todd Central 42.5

16. Warren East 34.3

17. Russellville 31.0

5th REGION

1. Elizabethtown 86.1

2. LaRue Co. 75.83. North Hardin 70.2

4. John Hardin 69.8

5. Adair Co. 67.2

6. Green Co. 65.8

7. Marion Co. 65.7

8. Nelson Co. 64.9

9. Caverna 55.8

10. Thomas Nelson 48.7

11. Taylor Co. 45.1

12. Bardstown 44.4

13. Washington Co. 40.9

14. Central Hardin 40.1

15. Bethlehem 36.0

16. Hart Co. 32.1

17. Campbellsville 30.1

18. Fort Knox 15.3

6th REGION

1. Butler 81.1

2. Bullitt East 79.4

3. Mercy 77.6

4. Pleasure Ridge Park 70.3

5. North Bullitt 68.1

6. Lou. Holy Cross 59.0

7. Bullitt Central 52.3

8. Iroquois 47.1

9. Western 46.9

10. Jeffersontown 37.9

11. Fern Creek 33.8

12. Valley 33.4

13. Fairdale 33.2

14. Moore 31.6

15. Doss 31.2

16. Southern 26.2

17. Whitefield Academy22.7

18. Beth Haven 6.5

7th REGION

1. Sacred Heart 82.2

2. Ballard 81.5

3. Eastern 80.2

4. Manual 77.7

5. Assumption 69.8

6. Male 64.9

7. Louisville Christian 64.7

8. Central 61.5

9. Presentation 52.0

10. Waggener 47.9

11. Collegiate 46.3

12. Shawnee 39.0

13. Atherton 33.7

14. Seneca 31.9

15. Country Day 22.4

16. Brown 0.1

16. St. Francis 0.1

8th REGION

1. Anderson Co. 84.0

2. Simon Kenton 78.5

3. Gallatin Co. 71.0

4. Trimble Co. 66.9

5. Oldham Co. 64.2

6. Shelby Co. 63.8

7. Walton-Verona 61.3

8. South Oldham 60.7

9. Collins 52.0

10. Grant Co. 43.7

11. Henry Co. 40.3

12. Carroll Co. 38.5

13. Williamstown 38.0

14. Owen Co. 37.6

15. Spencer Co. 34.9

16. North Oldham 31.5

17. Eminence 2.69th REGION

1. Newport Catholic 80.5

2. Notre Dame 75.9

3. Conner 73.0

4. Highlands 72.5

5. Cov. Holy Cross 71.4

6. Boone Co. 71.1

7. Ryle 69.9

8. Holmes 68.1

9. Cooper 66.9

10. Beechwood 59.4

11. St. Henry 59.2

12. Dixie Heights 56.6

13. Newport 49.8

14. Lloyd 44.3

15. Villa Madonna 42.2

16. Bellevue 33.3

17. Latin 29.3

18. Dayton 26.7

19. Ludlow 22.8

20. Heritage 2.7

10th REGION

1. Clark Co. 75.9

2. Montgomery Co. 70.9

3. Bishop Brossart 70.7

4. Mason Co. 69.6

5. Bracken Co. 66.3

6. Scott 61.1

7. Bourbon Co. 54.9

8. Nicholas Co. 54.0

9. Harrison Co. 51.8

10. Campbell Co. 50.5

11. Augusta 44.7

12. Robertson Co. 40.4

13. Calvary Christian 37.5

14. Pendleton Co. 26.8

15. Paris 25.8

16. St. Patrick 11.9

17. Silver Grove 1.1

11th REGION

1. Franklin Co. 81.8

2. Paul Dunbar 80.4

3. Lafayette 80.0

4. Scott Co. 72.2

5. Henry Clay 71.2

6. Lexington Catholic 71.1

7. Woodford Co. 68.4

8. Madison Central 66.0

9. Madison Southern 61.8

10. Lexington Christian 56.2

11. Bryan Station 53.7

12. Frankfort 52.4

13. Western Hills 51.7

14. Sayre 51.1

15. Berea 40.3

16. Tates Creek 35.6

17. Model 27.6

12th REGION

1. Boyle Co. 78.5

2. Danville 77.3

3. Mercer Co. 74.3

4. Lincoln Co. 72.8

5. Southwestern 71.3

6. Wayne Co. 67.9

7. Casey Co. 67.7

8. Somerset 61.0

9. Pulaski Co. 54.2

10. Garrard Co. 52.3

11. East Jessamine 52.1

12. Rockcastle Co. 51.4

13. McCreary Central 45.4

14. West Jessamine 38.115. Burgin 37.7

16. Ky. School for Deaf 4.1

13th REGION

1. Bell Co. 79.2

2. Whitley Co. 76.8

3. Corbin 76.3

4. Harlan Co. 75.0

5. Clay Co. 71.5

6. Harlan 64.2

7. Lynn Camp 57.0

8. Barbourville 56.0

9. South Laurel 50.9

10. North Laurel 48.1

11. Middlesboro 43.1

12. Pineville 41.9

13. Knox Central 41.7

14. Williamsburg 35.7

15. Jackson Co. 29.1

16. Oneida Baptist 25.3

17. Red Bird 11.5

14th REGION

1. Perry Central 68.1

2. Letcher Central 66.4

3. Breathitt Co. 62.5

4. Leslie Co. 62.4

5. Powell Co. 61.5

6. Jenkins 58.9

7. Knott Central 54.7

8. Buckhorn 45.5

9. Jackson City 40.4

10. Hazard 40.2

11. Owsley Co. 39.5

12. Wolfe Co. 37.9

13. Estill Co. 35.8

14. Lee Co. 34.1

15. June Buchanan 31.0

16. Cordia 5.3

17. Riverside Christian 0.1

15th REGION

1. Shelby Valley 74.1

2. Magoffin Co. 69.7

3. Paintsville 63.5

4. Johnson Central 61.5

5. Pikeville 59.7

6. Sheldon Clark 55.1

7. Allen Central 50.6

8. East Ridge 47.9

9. Lawrence Co. 43.4

10. Betsy Layne 37.9

11. Belfry 37.5

12. Prestonsburg 30.9

13. Pike Central 29.7

14. Piarist 20.7

15. Phelps 19.5

16. South Floyd 18.7

16th REGION

1. East Carter 77.2

2. Ashland Blazer 73.7

3. Boyd Co. 63.2

4. Bath Co. 61.6

5. Rowan Co. 59.5

6. Lewis Co. 58.9

7. Fleming Co. 58.1

8. Russell 55.6

9. Greenup Co. 47.7

10. Menifee Co. 47.6

11. Raceland 44.4

12. West Carter 43.6

13. Elliott Co. 38.7

14. Morgan Co. 38.4

15. Fairview 27.6

16. Rose Hill 17.1

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