Clovis News: Sports

Boys and girls water polo rankings 10/27


Overall: 1. Clovis West; 2. Buchanan; 3. Clovis; 4. Clovis East; 5. Hanford; 6. Madera; 7. Bullard; 8. Central; 9. Clovis North; 10. Memorial

D-I: 1. Clovis West; 2. Buchanan; 3. Clovis

D-II: 1. Hanford; 2. Memorial; 3. Golden West

D-III: 1. Clovis North; 2. Hanford West; 3. Mt. Whitney

The Buzz: Top-ranked Clovis West can all but wrap up the top seed in the Division I playoffs with a win at rival and No. 2-ranked Buchanan on Wednesday.

Defending section champ Clovis holds steady at No. 3 after winning Clovis West tournament over the weekend, topping new No. 4 Clovis East in the final.


As voted by Central Section coaching representatives

Overall: 1. Clovis West; 2. Porterville; 3. Clovis; 4. Buchanan; 5. Clovis East; 6. Edison; 7. El Diamante; 8. Monache; 9. Redwood; 10. Garces

D-I: 1. Clovis West; 2. Clovis; 3. Buchanan

D-II: 1. Porterville; 2. Edison; 3. El Diamante

D-III: 1. Redwood; 2. Garces; 3. Hanford

The Buzz: With Porterville, arguably the second best team around, competing in D-II, Tristin Baxter-powered Clovis West continues to march toward a 10th Central Section title.

El Diamante, which has taken control of the West Yosemite League, is emerging as Porterville's biggest threat in D-II.