The Lady Wolves had fallen from No. 9 to No. 11. But after a big week, they rose to No. 5 in the 6A rankings.
Shawnee's Lady Wolves jumped in the rankings this week thanks to a 4-0 start including an upset of 6A No. 4 Sand Springs. The Lady Wolves had fallen from No. 9 to No. 11. But after a big week, they rose to No. 5 in the 6A rankings. Shawnee traveled to Piedmont Tuesday night and came away with a 14-point win over the 5A No. 1 Lady Wildcats. Things don't get any easier for the Lady Wolves, as they host 6A No. 8 Ponca City Friday. Ponca City's only loss is to Kansas' No. 1 team in 4A Bishop Miege. They also have a win over Sand Springs this season. The game should be fast-paced, with Ponca City averaging more than 60 points per game in their first five. All of 2A is now looking up at Dale. The Pirates stayed atop the 2A rankings after an overtime loss to 4A No. 7 Elgin in the OBU Invitational. They bounced back with a win over McLoud Monday night in the third place game and a 12-point win over 2A No. 6 Luther Tuesday night. They host 3A No. 18 Christian Heritage Friday. The Lady Pirates can't improve their ranking any more than they already have. Dale jumped from No. 2 to No. 1 after previous No. 1 Howe also lost to the No. 1 team in 4A in Kansas, Bishop Miege. Only five total points separate the Lady Pirates and Howe in the rankings. Howe actually received five more first-place votes. The Lady Pirates hosted 2A No. 16 Luther Tuesday night and rolled to a 70-43 win. The Lady Pirates host 3A No. 4 Christian Heritage Friday night. Prague's Lady Red Devils climbed back to No. 6 after dropping to No. 7 for one week. They will be hosting a tournament this weekend. They play 5A's Guthrie in the first round Thursday. The only other ranked area team is Seminole. The Chieftains keep winning and climbed from No. 19 in Week One to No. 13 in Week Two. This week, they fell one spot to No. 14. Seminole stayed undefeated Tuesday night with a win at Chandler. The Chieftains head to 6-1 Byng Friday night for a tough test. The teams have one common opponent in Wewoka. The Chieftains beat their rival by 19. Wewoka beat Byng by 13 in a tournament last weekend.