Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

January 14, 2013

Beavers top W.Va. boys prep poll


Associated Press

CHARLESTON — The Bluefield Beavers (7-1) got nine of 10 first-place votes in Monday’s Associated Press prep basketball poll, rising up from second place last week to reclaim the No. 1 spot in Class AA. Wyoming East (7-2) was fourth. Princeton (9-2) is sixth in Class AAA.

In the girls poll, Princeton (8-2) is tied for sixth, and Summers County (9-1) was voted fourth in Class AA, prior to Monday night’s loss at Westside.

The first Virginia AP poll of the season is expected to be released Tuesday.

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CHARLESTON (AP) — The Associated Press high school boys basketball poll with first-place votes in parentheses and total points:

Team    Record    Pts    Prv

Class AAA

 1. Martinsburg (10)    9-0    100    1

 2. South Charleston    9-1    79    3

 3. Hedgesville    9-1    76    2

 4. Greenbrier East    11-0    75    4

 5. Morgantown    8-1    68    5

 6. Princeton    9-2    41    7

 7. Parkersburg South    8-2    25    10

 7. Huntington    7-2    25    10

 9. Washington    8-3    18    10

10. Hurricane    8-2    13    —

Others receiving votes: George Washington 10, Preston 8, Brooke 6, Woodrow Wilson 5, Elkins 1.

Class AA

 1. Bluefield (9)    7-1    99    2

 2. Poca (1)    9-1    89    3

 3. Scott    8-2    68    1

 4. Wyoming East    7-2    64    5

 5. Robert C. Byrd    8-2    63    4

 6. Webster County    7-1    38    6

 7. Tolsia    6-5    36    8

 8. Fairmont Senior    7-3    34    9

 9. Roane County    10-2    28    7

10. Westside    6-4    8    -

Others receiving votes: Liberty Raleigh 7, Bridgeport 5, North Marion 4, Chapmanville 2, Summers County 2, Ritchie County 2, Nicholas County 1.

Class A

 1. Charleston Catholic (6)    7-1    94    2

 2. Magnolia (1)    8-2    74    1

 3. Tug Valley (3)    7-1    73    5

 4. Tucker County    8-1    72    3

 5. Parkersburg Catholic    9-1    64    6

 6. Buffalo    9-1    54    4

 7. St. Marys    7-1    43    7

 8. Valley Fayette    5-0    28    9

 9. Greenbrier West    8-2    14    8

T10. Tygarts Valley    7-1    9    10

T10. Greater Beckley Christian    4-1    9

Others receiving votes: Wheeling Central 6, Bishop Donahue 4, Clay-Battelle 3, Trinity 2, Meadow Bridge 1.

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CHARLESTON (AP) — The Associated Press high school girls basketball poll:

Team    Record    Pts    Prv

Class AAA

 1. Greenbrier East (10)    9-0    100    1

 2. University    9-2    79    2

 3. Morgantown    10-3    77    3

 4. John Marshall    10-2    61    5

 5. Spring Valley    8-2    56    7

 T6. Princeton    8-2    52    3

 T6. Huntington    9-3    52    6

 8. George Washington    6-3    19    8

 9. Wheeling Park    5-4    14    9

10. Preston    7-2    13    -

Others receiving votes: Logan 10, Parkersburg South 9, Cabell Midland 6, Washington 2.

Class AA

 1. Westside (9)    10-0    99    1

 2. Bridgeport (1)    10-2    89    2

 3. Clay County    11-1    68    3

 4. Summers County    9-1    66    4

 5. Nicholas County    10-1    63    5

 6. Robert C. Byrd    9-2    44    6

 7. Sissonville    9-2    35    9

 8. Lincoln    8-2    34    7

 9. Fairmont Senior    9-2    21    —

10. Tolsia    8-2    13    —

Others receiving votes: Berkeley Springs 7, North Marion 6, Ritchie County 2, James Monroe 2, Scott 1.

Class A

 1. St. Joseph Central (10)    9-1    100    1

 2. Wheeling Central    11-1    85    3

 3. St. Marys    9-1    79    2

 4. Clay-Battelle    12-0    75    4

 5. Parkersburg Catholic    8-4    52    5

 6. Tucker County    8-4    39    9

 7. Valley Fayette    8-1    37    7

 8. Pocahontas County    9-4    32    6

 9. Williamstown    6-4    21    10

10. Tygarts Valley    8-3    17    8

Others receiving votes: Tug Valley 6, Fayetteville 3, Buffalo 2, Gilmer County 1, Trinity 1.

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Virginia Prep Polls



The Associated Press Virginia prep basketball polls were not released on Monday. They are expected to be released today.