Capital Prep is once again the unanimous No. 1 team in the latest Top 10 Poll. Conard and Norwich Free Academy reenter.
|1. CAPITAL PREP
Last week’s results: Defeated Prince Tech 85-39 and Shenendehowa (N.Y.) 57-48.
Bottom line: Desiree Elmore scored 17 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked three shots in the victory over Shenedehowa.
Last week’s results: Def. Hand 77-56.
Bottom line: The Tigers host CCC power Farmington Monday in Middletown.
|3. NEW LONDON
Last week’s results: Def. Fitch 57-25, Plainfield 65-33 and Suffield 71-33.
Bottom line: The Whalers host Killingly on Tuesday and then travel to Waterford on Friday.
Last week’s results: Def. Westbrook 69-33, Portland 66-17 and Old Saybrook 68-23.
Bottom line: The Panthers play just once this week, against North Branford on Friday.
|5. FAIRFIELD WARDE
Last week’s results: Def. Darien 48-30 and Danbury 50-25.
Bottom line: Big week for the Mustangs, who travel to Greenwich Monday and to Stamford on Friday. Warde is home against New Canaan on Wednesday.
|6. NEW FAIRFIELD
Last week’s results: Def. Bunnell 68-22 and Stratford 66-29.
Bottom line: The Rebels visit 11-3 Immaculate on Tuesday.
|7. HOLY CROSS
Last week’s results: Def. St. Paul 67-50, Derby 73-57 and Sacred Heart 75-33.
Bottom line: The Crusaders cruised past previously unbeaten St. Paul in a pivotal NVL showdown.
Last week’s results: Def. Fermi 61-27 and East Lyme 51-16 .
Bottom line: The Chieftains have won five in a row since losing to Southington on Jan. 14.
|9. NORWICH FREE ACADEMY
Last week’s results: Def. Wilton 35-34, Waterford 47-37 and Ledyard 52-24.
Bottom line: The Wildcats have lost to Mercy, New London and Bacon Academy (14-1).
Last week’s results: Lost to Trumbull 70-64 and def. Norwalk 80-49.
Bottom line: The Cardinal stay in the Top 10 despite losing to Trumbull last week.
Dropped out: South Windsor (7), Southington (10).
First-place votes in parentheses and points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis.
Others receiving votes
Stamford (12-1), 179; South Windsor (11-2), 173; Trumbull (12-2), 169; Bacon Academy (14-1), 168; Enfield (15-0), 165; Southington (13-2), 86; E.O. Smith (13-2), 68; Thomaston (13-1), 66; Glastonbury (11-2), 36; Weaver (12-3), 30; Morgan (13-2), 19.
The following voted
Marc Allard, Norwich Bulletin; Vin Cianfarani, Tolland; Dave Danko, Fairfield Warde; Eric DeMarco, Notre Dame-Fairfield; Vickie Fulkerson, The Day of New London; Mike Madera, Elm City Newspapers; Ken Lipshez, Meriden Record-Journal; Scott Nails, Rye CDS; John Nash, Norwalk Hour; Dave Phillips, Shoreline Newspapers; Mike Pucci, New Haven Register; Lori Riley, Hartford Courant; Dave Ruden, The Ruden Report; Mike Suppe, HAN Network; Derek Turner, GameTimeCT; Fred Williams, Northwestern; Rick Wilson, Waterbury Republican American; Richard Zalusky, Willimantic Chronicle; Jimmy Zanor, Middletown Press.