December 13, 2022 at 1:08 pm #34442DCSportsFan.comKeymaster
1. Paul VI (5-0) Last ranked: 1
Back home from a trip to London, the Panthers picked up three double-digit wins this past week.
2. Gonzaga (7-0) LR: 3
Senior Thomas Batties sank four late free throws to put the Eagles out of Jackson-Reed’s reach in a 64-58 win over the Tigers in the Gonzaga DC Classic championship game.
3. St. John’s (4-0) LR: 4
The Cadets earned impressive wins over Patrick School (N.J.) and Dream International (Ariz.) at the National Hoopfest this weekend.
4. Sidwell Friends (6-1) LR: 2
The Quakers lost to Roman Catholic (Pa.) in the first round of the Gonzaga DC Classic, but they defeated over Whitney Young (Ill.) and Archbishop Spalding in the consolation bracket.
6. Jackson-Reed (5-1) LR: 7
After pulling out close wins over Whitney Young (Ill.) and Roman Catholic (Pa.), the Tigers lost a close game to Gonzaga in the Gonzaga DC Classic final.
7. Bullis (5-0) LR: 9
Tyler Boston earned game MVP honors after posting 15 points and seven assists in the Bulldogs’ win over George School (Pa.) at the National Hoopfest.
9. DeMatha (4-2) LR: 6
The Stags have had mixed results during an ambitious nonconference schedule.
10. Bishop McNamara (3-1) LR: 8
Dealing with injury issues, the Mustangs dropped a game to Dream International (Ariz.) at the National High School Hoopfest.
12. Good Counsel (6-0) LR: 19
The Falcons followed their championship win at the Xaverian Classic by beating Bishop O’Connell in their first conference game of the season.
14. Bishop O’Connell (2-1) LR: 12
Jadyn Harris made a clutch layup in the final seconds of the Knights’ 56-54 win over St. Anne’s-Belfield at the Hoopfest.
19. Bishop Ireton (3-1) LR: NR
After a loss to Alexandria City, the Cardinals scored blowout wins over St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes, Potomac School and Flint Hill.
See the complete list here: https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2022/12/12/boys-basketball-top-20-gonzaga-jumps-no-2-four-new-teams-join/