Girls Hoops Underway as Pre-Season #1’s Win
The Idaho high school girls basketball season is underway and on opening night the top two teams in the pre-season 5A and 4A polls started the year with a win.
Eagle is the pre-season #1 team in 5A. The Mustangs were 25-2 a year ago losing to Centennial in the State 5A Championship but with players like Idaho commit Janie King back Eagle is the team to beat.
The Mustangs opened on the road at Bishop Kelly, the Knights ranked 2nd in the 4A season poll and Eagle was able to come away with a48-42 win.
Here is the Pre-season Top 5 Girls 5A SIC coaches rankings:
1 Eagle, 2 Mountain View, 3 Borah, 4 Boise, 5 Timberline.
Middleton was voted by the coaches as the #1 team in the Pre-season 4A girls basketball poll. Middleton opened the year hosting Boise, #4 in the 5A poll and the Vikings beat Boise 54-43.
Here now the Pre-season Top 5 Girls 4A SIC coaches poll
1 Middleton, 2 Bishop Kelly, 3 Caldwell, 4 Mountain Home, 5 Emmett
5A Centennial beat Emmett last night 69-46 while in other opening night games:
Kuna 56 Skyview 47, Meridian 46 Vallivue 35, Capital 84 Ridgevue 22, Caldwell 52 Nampa 14