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Marauders No. 2 in ICGSA poll
November 12, 2012Hancock County Sports
Mt. Vernon is ranked No. 2 in the Indiana Coaches of Girls Sports Association Class 3A girls basketball poll.
The defending state runner-up Marauders are 1-0 after a 48-39 victory over Connersville last Saturday. The Marauders host Lawrence Central on Tuesday, and then meet Rushville on Friday. THe LC game will be webcast by HancockCountySports.com.
The one team ahead of MV is Fort Wayne Concordia, which defeated the Marauders in the 3A title game a year ago. MV got three of a 15 possible first-place votes, Concordia got 11 and No. 3 NorthWood got one.
Meanwhile, Eastern Hancock is receiving votes in the ICGSA Class 2A poll. The Royals are 1-1 on the year heading into Friday's game against Franklin County.
Among HHC teams, Rushville is also receiving votes in the 3A poll. Among potential sectional foes for local teams, Greenwood debuts at No. 6 in the 4A poll. The Woodmen are in New Palestine's sectional. Chatard, which is in MV's sectional, is receiving votes in the 3A poll. Centerville, which is in EH's sectional, is receiving 2A poll votes.
ICGSA 3A Top 10: 1. FW Concordia, 2. Mt. Vernon, 3. NorthWood, 4. Benton Central, 5. Lebanon, 6. Angola, 7. Norwell, 8. Hamilton Heights, 9. Scottsburg, 10. Madison. RV: Brownstown, Leo, Chatard, Western Boone, Indian Creek, South Bend St. Joseph's, Tri-West, Rushville, Evansville Memorial, West Lafayette, Western.
ICGSA 2A Top 10: 1. Ev. Mater Dei, 2. Triton Central, 3. Heritage Christian, 4. Sullivan, 5. Paoli, 6. Eastern (Howard), 7. Tipton, 8. FW Luers, 9. Cascade, 10. Oak Hill. RV: Austin, Wabash, Whiting, Eastern Hancock, Winchester, Centerville, Winamac, Gary Bowman, North Knox, Forest Park, North Judson.