(Previous poll position in parentheses)
Records through Wednesday
1. Homewood-Flossmoor 14-2 (1)
The Vikings survived a close one with Lincoln-Way East.
2. Marian Catholic 16-4 (2)
They beat Rolling Meadows in a Class 4A state title rematch and Carmel Catholic on Wednesday. The Spartans host the Hatchets of Washington (Ind.) on Saturday afternoon.
3. Crete-Monee 14-5 (3)
The Warriors have not lost their focus on winning the Southland Athletic Conference title.
4. T.F. South 15-3 (4)
The Rebels played good defense in a win over Oak Forest on Tuesday. They traveled to Lemont on Thursday.
5. Beecher 15-5 (5)
The Ladycats are 8-0 in the River Valley Conference and Taylor Johnson had a big game against Grant Park on Tuesday.
1. Marian Catholic 14-1 (1)
The Spartans won 10 in a row and are at Joliet Catholic tonight. They also play Stevenson on Saturday at the When Sides Collide Shootout.
2. Thornwood 12-4 (2)
The Thunderbirds are without Donte Thomas for the rest of the season, but there are plenty who can step up.
3. Mount Carmel 14-6 (3)
A big win over Bolngbrook on Monday. Tonight, it's a trip to Gordon Tech.
4. Thornton 10-4 (4)
The Wildcats haven't lost since Marian beat them in the McDipper final.
5. Bloom Township 11-6 (5)
The team is playing together and has a trip to Kankakee tonight.