SPORTS

Girls' basketball Super Ten

Center Point-Urbana claims the No. 1 spot

Cedar Rapids Washington’s Jayla Pledge-Johnson (45) attempts a layup under pressure from Cedar Rapids Jefferson’s Kennedy Dighton (40) during their game Friday. Washington moves into the Gazette-area Super Ten at No. 10. (Cliff Jette/The Gazette)
Cedar Rapids Washington’s Jayla Pledge-Johnson (45) attempts a layup under pressure from Cedar Rapids Jefferson’s Kennedy Dighton (40) during their game Friday. Washington moves into the Gazette-area Super Ten at No. 10. (Cliff Jette/The Gazette)

The Gazette’s area Super Ten girls’ basketball teams, through Jan. 26:

1. CENTER POINT-URBANA (17-0 overall, 10-0 Wamac West)

Offensive average: 62.2. Defensive average: 38.8. Streak: Won 17. Previous rank: 2nd.

Last week: Beat Clear Creek Amana, 62-35, Friday; beat Independence, 71-36, Tuesday.

Coming up: at Marion, Friday; at Benton Community, Tuesday.

2. WESTERN DUBUQUE (16-0 overall, 10-0 Wamac East)

Offensive average: 49.8. Defensive average: 33.0. Streak: Won 16. Previous rank: 3rd.

Last week: Beat Solon, 48-37, Friday; beat DeWitt Central, 50-37, Tuesday.

Coming up: at Anamosa, Friday; Dubuque Wahlert, Saturday; at Dyersville Beckman, Tuesday.

3. CEDAR RAPIDS KENNEDY (15-2 overall, 8-1 MVC)

Offensive average: 61.0. Defensive average: 45.4. Streak: Won 1. Previous rank: 1st.

Last week: Lost to Cedar Falls, 56-40, Friday; beat Dubuque Senior, 73-30, Tuesday.

Coming up: Iowa City West, Friday.

4. IOWA CITY HIGH (13-2 overall, 8-1 MVC)

Offensive average: 65.9. Defensive average: 48.6. Streak: Won 2. Previous rank: 4th.

Last week: Beat Dubuque Hempstead, 69-42, Friday; beat Waterloo West, 60-24, Tuesday.

Coming up: at Dubuque Hempstead, Friday; at Waterloo West, Tuesday.

5. IOWA CITY REGINA (16-0 overall, 13-0 River Valley)

Offensive average: 55.5. Defensive average: 38.3. Streak: Won 16. Previous rank: 5th.

Last week: Beat North Cedar, 59-51, Friday; beat Solon, 61-33, Saturday; beat West Liberty, 59-34, Tuesday.

Coming up: at Northeast, Friday; Wilton, Saturday; West Branch, Tuesday.

6. TURKEY VALLEY (17-0 overall, 12-0 Upper Iowa)

Offensive average: 60.5. Defensive average: 28.9. Streak: Won 17. Previous rank: 6th.

Last week: Beat South Winneshiek, 51-19; postponed at Tripoli, Monday; beat Postville, 63-26, Tuesday.

Coming up: Elkader Central, Friday; at Tripoli, Monday.

7. SPRINGVILLE (15-1 overall, 9-0 Tri-Rivers West)

Offensive average: 55.3. Defensive average: 26.2. Streak: Won 5. Previous rank: 7th.

Last week: Beat Bellevue Marquette, 41-32, Friday; beat Midland, 44-17, Saturday; beat Central City, 71-32, Tuesday.

Coming up: at Alburnett, Friday; Starmont, Saturday; Lisbon, Tuesday.

8. LINN-MAR (12-4 overall, 7-2 MVC)

Offensive average: 51.7. Defensive average: 42.1. Streak: Won 3. Previous rank: 8th.

Last week: Beat Dubuque Wahlert, 46-36, Friday; beat Waukee, 54-51, Saturday; beat Cedar Rapids Xavier, 47-41, Tuesday.

Coming up: Cedar Rapids Jefferson, Friday.

9. WEST BRANCH (16-2 overall, 13-2 River Valley)

Offensive average: 59.2. Defensive average: 41,2. Streak: Won 1. Previous rank: 9th.

Last week: Beat Bellevue, 66-42, Friday.

Coming up: North Cedar, Friday; at Iowa City Regina, Tuesday.

10. CEDAR RAPIDS WASHINGTON (11-6 overall, 5-4 MVC)

Offensive average: 65.2. Defensive average: 56.2. Streak: Won 4. Previous rank: NR.

Last week: Beat Cedar Rapids Jefferson, 76-70, Friday; beat Davenport North, 80-69, Saturday; beat Waterloo East, 79-37, Tuesday.

Coming up: Cedar Rapids Xavier, Friday.

DROPPED OUT: Iowa City West (10).

AREA CLASS RANKINGS:

Class 5A — 1. C.R. Kennedy (15-2), 2. Iowa City High (13-2), 3. Linn-Mar (12-4), 4. C.R. Washington (11-6), 5. Iowa City West (10-6).

Class 4A — 1. Western Dubuque (16-0), 2. Marion (12-4), 3. C.R. Xavier (8-9), 4. Decorah (7-10), 5. West Delaware (7-8)

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Class 3A — 1. Center Point-Urbana (17-0), 2. Union (17-1), 3. Monticello (11-4), 4. Mount Vernon (10-6), 5. Mid-Prairie (9-6).

Class 2A — 1. Iowa City Regina (16-0), 2. West Branch (16-2), 3. North Linn (16-2), 4. Maquoketa Valley (14-4), 5. Tipton (7-9).

Class 1A — 1. Turkey Valley (16-0), 2. Springville (14-1), 3. Montezuma (17-1), 4. Lansing Kee (15-2), 5. Iowa Valley (14-4).

STANDINGS (Through Tuesday)

MVC MISSISSIPPI DIVISION Conf. All

Iowa City High 8-1 13-2

Cedar Rapids Washington 5-4 11-6

Cedar Rapids Xavier 4-5 8-9

Cedar Rapids Prairie 4-6 9-8

Dubuque Hempstead 2-7 5-11

Waterloo West 2-7 4-11

Waterloo East 0-9 1-15

MVC VALLEY DIVISION Conf. All

Cedar Falls 9-0 15-1

Cedar Rapids Kennedy 8-1 15-2

Linn-Mar 7-2 12-4

Iowa City West 6-3 10-6

Cedar Rapids Jefferson 6-3 8-8

Dubuque Wahlert 2-7 7-9

Dubuque Senior 1-9 2-15

WAMAC EAST DIVISION Div. All

Western Dubuque 10-0 16-0

DeWitt Central 6-3 11-5

Mount Vernon 6-4 10-6

Solon 5-4 9-7

West Delaware 4-5 7-8

Anamosa 3-6 5-11

Maquoketa 3-7 5-11

Dyersville Beckman 1-9 2-15

WAMAC WEST DIVISION Div. All

Center Point-Urbana 10-0 17-0

Marion 9-1 12-4

Benton Community 7-3 9-8

South Tama 4-6 8-9

Clear Creek Amana 4-6 6-10

Independence 2-8 6-11

Williamsburg 2-8 4-13

Vinton-Shellsburg 2-8 3-14

RIVER VALLEY NORTH Conf. All

y-Monticello 10-3 12-4

Camanche 7-7 11-7

Northeast 7-7 11-7

Cascade 7-7 10-7

Bellevue 4-10 7-10

North Cedar 3-11 5-13

RIVER VALLEY SOUTH Conf. All

Iowa City Regina 13-0 16-0

West Branch 13-2 16-2

Durant 10-5 13-5

Mid-Prairie 9-5 9-6

Tipton 5-9 7-9

West Liberty 2-12 5-12

Wilton 1-13 3-13

TRI-RIVERS EAST Div. All

Bellevue Marquette 8-0 10-5

Easton Valley 7-1 11-8

Calamus-Wheatland 5-3 7-11

Midland 3-5 5-13

Cedar Valley Christian 1-7 5-11

Clinton Prince of Peace 0-8 0-17

TRI-RIVERS WEST Div. All

Springville 9-0 15-1

North Linn 8-1 16-2

Maquoketa Valley 6-3 14-4

Alburnett 5-4 10-6

Central City 3-7 7-12

Lisbon 2-8 3-13

East Buchanan 0-10 0-17

NORTHEAST IOWA Conf. All

y-Waverly-Shell Rock 9-0 15-3

Crestwood 6-3 10-6

Decorah 5-4 7-10

Waukon 4-5 8-9

Oelwein 3-6 7-10

New Hampton 3-6 6-11

Charles City 1-7 1-13

SICL EAST DIVISION Conf. All

Iowa Valley 11-3 14-4

Belle Plaine 11-3 13-5

Sigourney 9-5 10-8

Tri-County 5-9 5-10

English Valleys 3-11 3-13

Keota 0-14 0-17

SICL WEST DIVISION Conf. All

Lynnville-Sully 14-0 18-0

Montezuma 13-1 17-1

BGM 6-8 9-9

HLV 5-9 5-11

Colfax-Mingo 5-9 5-12

North Mahaska 2-12 2-14

UPPER IOWA LARGE Conf. All

MFL MarMac 8-3 9-7

North Fayette Valley 6-4 8-7

Clayton Ridge 6-4 8-8

Edgewood-Colesburg 3-7 5-10

South Winneshiek 3-8 4-13

UPPER IOWA SMALL Conf. All

Turkey Valley 12-0 17-0

Lansing Kee 9-2 15-2

Elkader Central 8-3 11-5

Starmont 4-7 6-10

Postville 1-11 2-13

West Central 0-11 1-14

OTHERS All

Union 17-1

Highland 14-4

Lone Tree 11-5

North Tama 10-7

Washington (Iowa) 7-8

Jesup 5-12

Meskwaki Settlement 2-14

Iowa Mennonite 0-15

y-clinched tie for league title

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