(Previous ranking in parentheses)
Records through Wednesday
1. Marian Catholic 21-2 (1)
The Spartans travel north to Carmel Catholic for an East Suburban Catholic conference showdown, and then face Lake Forest at the City-Suburban Showdown on Saturday.
2. Thornwood 19-4 (2)
The Thunderbirds had a close shave with Rich South on Tuesday. A long trip and a big game at Bradley-Bourbonnais awaits tonight. A win clinches the SouthWest Suburban Red title.
3. Mount Carmel 19-6 (3)
The Caravan have been getting it done with defense and team ball.
4. Thornton 17-5 (4)
The Wildcats won over Bloom Township and face Lincoln-Way North tonight.
5. Bloom Township 14-8 (5)
A tough loss to Thornton. A big game at Bloom Trail tonight against Crete-Monee.