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Gazette area girls' basketball Super 10: Marion climbs to No. 2

Indians move up after Saturday's thrilling win over CPU

Marion's Riley Wright (14) drives against Center Point-Urbana's Bryn Hadsall (15) during their girls' basketball game Sa
Marion’s Riley Wright (14) drives against Center Point-Urbana’s Bryn Hadsall (15) during their girls’ basketball game Saturday at Marion. The Indians won, 45-43. (Cliff Jette/Freelance for The Gazette)

The Gazette’s area girls’ basketball Super 10, through games played Tuesday, Feb. 4:

1.

Iowa City High

16-0 (11-0 MVC)

Offensive average: 74.1
Defensive average: 47.6
Streak: Won 16
Previous: No. 1
Last week: Beat Iowa City West, 57-32, Friday; beat West Des Moines Dowling, 75-73, Saturdaybeat Cedar Rapids Washington, 75-51, Tuesday
Coming up: Cedar Rapids Prairie, Friday; Iowa City Liberty, Monday; at Cedar Rapids Jefferson, Tuesday
 
2.

Marion

17-0 (16-0 Wamac)

Offensive average: 70.5
Defensive average: 35.6
Streak: Won 17
Previous: No. 3
Last week: Beat Maquoketa, 70-57, Friday; beat Center Point-Urbana, 45-43, Saturday; beat Dyersville Beckman, 68-41, Tuesday
Coming up: Maquoketa, Friday; Center Point-Urbana, Saturday; at Dyersville Beckman, Tuesday
 
3.

Cedar Rapids Prairie

16-1 (12-0 MVC)

Offensive average: 62.6
Defensive average: 41.4
Streak: Won 1
Previous: No. 2
Last week: Beat Cedar Rapids Kennedy, 67-52, Friday; lost to Waverly-Shell Rock, 53-49, Saturday; beat Cedar Rapids Xavier, 66-42, Tuesday
Coming up: At Iowa City High, Friday; Davenport North, Saturday; at Iowa City Liberty, Tuesday
   
4.

Center Point-Urbana

17-1 (15-1 Wamac)

Offensive average: 58.1
Defensive average: 31.8
Streak: Won 1
Previous: No. 4
Last week: Beat Independence, 59-21, Friday; lost to Marion, 45-43, Saturday; beat Mount Vernon, 59-27, Monday
Coming up: At Vinton-Shellsburg, Friday; Dyersville Beckman, Tuesday
 
5.

Cascade

18-0 (17-0 River Valley)

Offensive average: 62.6
Defensive average: 29.6
Streak: Won 18
Previous: No. 5
Last week: Beat North Cedar, 79-33, Friday; beat Wilton, 72-38, Saturday
Coming up: At Monticello, Friday; Durant, Saturday
 
6.

North Linn

17-1 (12-0 Tri-Rivers West)

Offensive average: 67.3
Defensive average: 32.7
Streak: Won 13
Previous: No. 7
Last week: Beat Edgewood-Colesburg, 84-27, Friday; beat East Buchanan, 69-39, Tuesday
Coming up: Springville, Friday; Central City, Tuesday
 
7.

Cedar Rapids Xavier

12-6 (10-2 MVC)

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Offensive average: 55.6
Defensive average: 45.6
Streak: Lost 2
Previous: No. 6
Last week: Beat Linn-Mar, 49-35, Friday; beat Iowa City Regina, 55-36, Saturday; lost to Cedar Falls, 60-42, Monday; lost to Cedar Rapids Prairie, 66-42, Tuesday
Coming up: Cedar Rapids Washington, Friday; at Cedar Rapids Kennedy, Tuesday
 
8.

Clear Creek Amana

14-3 (13-3 Wamac)

Offensive average: 57.1
Defensive average: 41.7
Streak: Won 9
Previous: No. 8
Last week: Beat Vinton-Shellsburg, 49-30, Friday
Coming up: Maquoketa, Friday; Washington (Iowa), Saturday; at Benton Community, Tuesday
 
9.

Montezuma

17-1 (13-1 South Iowa Cedar)

Offensive average: 65.4
Defensive average: 28.9
Streak: Won 4
Previous: No. 9
Last week: Beat Monroe PCM, 54-45, Thursday; beat HLV, 80-11, Friday; beat BGM, 76-9, Tuesday
Coming up: Belle Plaine, Thursday; at Lynnville-Sully, Friday; Grundy Center, Tuesday
 
10.

West Branch

16-3 (15-2 River Valley)

Offensive average: 58.8
Defensive average: 33.8
Streak: Won 3
Previous: NR
Last week: Beat Wilton, 68-38, Friday; beat West Liberty, 58-41, Tuesday
Coming up: Mid-Prairie, Friday; at Iowa City Regina, Tuesday
 
 

Dropped out: Maquoketa (10)

 

Area class rankings

Class 5A — 1. Iowa City High (16-0), 2. Cedar Rapids Prairie (16-1), 3. Iowa City West (9-7), 4. Cedar Rapids. Washington (9-9), 5. Cedar Rapids Kennedy (9-9)

Class 4A — 1. Marion (17-0), 2. Center Point-Urbana (17-1), 3. Cedar Rapids Xavier (12-6), 4. Clear Creek Amana (14-3), 5. Maquoketa (13-5)

Class 3A — 1. West Liberty (16-3), 2. Monticello (14-4), 3. Jesup (15-4), 4. Benton Community (12-7), 5. Waukon (10-7)

Class 2A — 1. Cascade (18-0), 2. North Linn (17-1), 3. West Branch (16-3), 4. MFL MarMac (18-2), 5. Maquoketa Valley (16-3)

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Class 1A — 1. Montezuma (17-1), 2. Springville (16-3), 3. Elkader Central (17-3), 4. Turkey Valley (16-3), 5. Sigourney (13-4)

 

Area conference standings

MVC MISSISSIPPI DIVISION Conf. All

Cedar Rapids Prairie 12-0 16-1

Iowa City High 11-0 16-0

Cedar Rapids Xavier 10-2 12-6

Cedar Falls 8-3 13-4

Cedar Rapids Washington 6-6 9-9

Dubuque Senior 4-8 7-11

Western Dubuque 3-9 5-13

Waterloo East 0-11 0-16

MVC VALLEY DIVISION Conf. All

Waterloo West 8-4 14-4

Iowa City West 6-5 9-7

Linn-Mar 6-5 6-11

Dubuque Hempstead 6-6 10-8

Cedar Rapids Kennedy 6-6 9-9

Dubuque Wahlert 5-7 7-11

Iowa City Liberty 1-10 2-14

Cedar Rapids Jefferson 1-11 2-16

 

WAMAC EAST DIVISION Conf. All

Marion 16-0 17-0

DeWitt Central 14-1 15-1

Maquoketa 12-5 14-5

Solon 8-9 8-11

Dyersville Beckman 7-10 8-11

Mount Vernon 5-12 5-14

West Delaware 2-15 2-16

WAMAC WEST DIVISION Conf. All

Center Point-Urbana 15-1 17-1

Clear Creek Amana 13-3 14-3

Benton Community 10-7 12-7

Vinton-Shellsburg 8-8 10-8

Williamsburg 4-13 6-13

Independence 2-15 3-17

South Tama 0-17 0-18

 

RIVER VALLEY NORTH Conf. All

y-Cascade 17-0 18-0

Monticello 14-2 14-4

Northeast 10-8 11-9

Bellevue 9-8 10-9

Camanche 4-13 5-14

Anamosa 4-13 4-14

North Cedar 0-18 1-18

RIVER VALLEY SOUTH Conf. All

West Branch 15-2 16-3

West Liberty 14-3 16-3

Iowa City Regina 12-4 13-5

Mid-Prairie 6-10 6-12

Wilton 5-11 6-12

Tipton 4-13 5-13

Durant 4-13 4-15

 

TRI-RIVERS EAST Div. All

y-Bellevue Marquette 10-0 17-1

Clinton Prince of Peace 8-2 11-8

Easton Valley 6-4 8-8

Calamus-Wheatland 6-5 9-9

Lisbon 4-7 6-13

Midland 1-9 3-15

Cedar Valley Christian 1-9 2-17

TRI-RIVERS WEST Div. All

x-North Linn 12-0 17-1

Maquoketa Valley 9-3 16-3

Springville 9-3 16-3

East Buchanan 7-5 12-7

Alburnett 5-6 8-9

Central City 3-8 8-10

Edgewood-Colesburg 2-10 4-15

Starmont 0-12 2-17

 

NORTHEAST IOWA Conf. All

Waverly-Shell Rock 10-0 15-2

Crestwood 8-1 15-3

New Hampton 5-5 8-9

Waukon 4-5 10-7

Decorah 4-6 10-8

Charles City 2-7 5-13

Oelwein 0-9 0-17

 

SICL EAST DIVISION Conf. All

Sigourney 11-3 13-4

Iowa Valley 10-4 12-5

English Valleys 8-6 11-7

Belle Plaine 6-8 9-10

Keota 2-12 2-15

Tri-County 0-14 1-18

SICL WEST DIVISION Conf. All

Montezuma 13-1 17-1

North Mahaska 13-1 15-2

Lynnville-Sully 11-4 13-5

BGM 6-9 9-11

Colfax-Mingo 4-11 4-14

HLV 2-13 4-16

 

UPPER IOWA Conf. All

x-MFL MarMac 15-1 18-2

Elkader Central 12-3 17-3

Turkey Valley 11-3 16-3

North Fayette Valley 10-5 11-8

Lansing Kee 8-6 11-7

West Central 5-10 8-11

Postville 2-13 3-16

South Winneshiek 2-13 2-16

Clayton Ridge 2-13 2-18

 

OTHERS All

Jesup 15-4

Meskwaki 12-6

Washington (Iowa) 11-6

Lone Tree 10-9

Highland 6-16

North Tama 4-13

Union Community 3-16

Hillcrest Academy 2-17

 

x — clinched league title

y — clinched share of league title

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