(Previous poll position in parentheses)
Records through Wednesday
1. Homewood-Flossmoor 6-2 (1)
The Nike Tournament of Champions was a good trip for the Vikings despite going 1-2.
2. Marian Catholic 9-2 (2)
The Spartans won the Oswego Hoops For Troops title and are in the tough Montini Christmas tourney.
3. Crete-Monee 9-2 (3)
The Warriors travel to the Motor City to play some of Detroit's top programs.
4. T.F. South 8-1 (4)
The Rebels beat Reavis and won two at Bradley-Bourbonnais on Monday.
5. Beecher 9-4 (5)
The Ladycats are gearing for the River Valley schedule.
1. Marian Catholic 4-1 (1)
After big wins over Benet and T.F. North, the Spartans must defend their McDipper title.
2. Thornwood 7-2 (3)
The Thunderbirds topped Mount Carmel at the Crete-Monee Shootout and face Normal at the State Farm Holiday Classic.
3. Mount Carmel 8-3 (2)
After a difficult loss Saturday, the Caravan heads to the tough Pekin tournament.
4. Crete-Monee 7-2 (4)
Tyler Williams had a good game in a win over Lincoln-Way East at the Warriors Shootout. They faced a tough Bolingbrook team Thursday at the McDipper.
5. Bloom Township 6-3 (NR)
Jared Johnson had a nice game against Lemont. The Blazing Trojans play at the Pontiac tourney this week.