Here is this week's Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union (IGHSAU) basketball poll.

The fourth rankings of the season feature 12 teams from the Cedar Valley and northeast Iowa.

Grundy Center (6-0) is the highest-rated area team once again, ranked No. 1 in Class 2A for the fourth-straight week. Two other North Iowa Cedar League teams appear in the poll behind the Spartans: Aplington-Parkersburg at No. 11 and Dike-New Hartford at No. 12.

Other area squads in the survey are AGWSR, Clarksville, Janesville (Class 1A), Center Point-Urbana, defending state champion Crestwood, Iowa Falls-Alden, Waukon (Class 3A), Waverly-Shell Rock (Class 4A) and Cedar Falls (Class 5A).

The latest poll was released by the IGHSAU Thursday afternoon (Dec. 13, 2018).


School Record LW
1 Newell-Fonda 5-0 1
2 West Hancock 8-0 2
3 Montezuma 7-1 3
4 Seymour 6-0 4
5 Lynnville-Sully 5-1 7
6 AGWSR 4-1 9
7 Janesville 5-1 6
8 Clarksville 6-1 11
9 CAM 5-1 4
10 North Mahaska 5-2 8
11 Colo-Nesco 4-1 10
12 Marquette Catholic 8-2 12
13 Glidden-Ralston 4-0 15
14 Kingsley-Peirson 6-1 13
15 Kee 5-1 NR

Dropped Out: Westwood (14)

School Record LW
1 Grundy Center 6-0 1
2 Treynor 5-0 2
3 Central Decatur 5-0 3
4 Cherokee 8-0 4
5 South Central Calhoun 8-0 5
6 Panorama 5-0 6
7 Bellevue 6-0 7
8 Cascade 4-1 8
9 North Linn 7-0 10
10 Van Buren 6-1 11
11 Aplington-Parkersburg 6-0 NR
12 Dike-New Hartford 3-2 9
13 Martensdale-St. Marys 8-0 13
14 West Branch 6-1 NR
15 Van Meter 5-1 15

Dropped Out: Mediapolis (12), Jesup (14)

School Record LW
1 North Polk 6-1 1
2 Clear Lake 5-0 2
3 Osage 4-0 3
4 Center Point-Urbana 5-1 5
5 Algona 5-0 6
6 Waukon 4-0 7
7 Red Oak 3-2 4
8 Central Lee 7-1 12
9 Des Moines Christian 5-2 14
10 Okoboji 7-1 9
11 Roland-Story 4-2 8
12 Shenandoah 5-2 10
13 Crestwood 4-2 11
14 Iowa Falls-Alden 6-1 13
15 Mid-Prairie 6-0 NR

Dropped Out: Carroll (15)

School
Record
LW
1
Marion
6-0
1
2
Mason City
5-1
3
3
North Scott
6-1
2
4
Grinnell
5-0
4
5
Cedar Rapids Xavier
7-0
5
6
Western Dubuque
4-3
8
7
Bishop Heelan
4-0
9
8
Lewis Central
5-0
10
9
LeMars
4-1
6
10
Boone
5-2
7
11
Knoxville
6-0
12
12
Central Dewitt
6-0
13
13
Waverly-Shell Rock
5-1
14
14
ADM
6-1
NR
15
Ballard
5-1
NR
Dropped Out: Fairfield (11), Dallas Center-Grimes (15)
School
Record
LW
1
Iowa City High
4-0
2
2
West Des Moines Valley
6-1
1
3
Johnston
7-1
3
4
Waukee
4-1
4
5
Cedar Falls
6-0
5
6
Dowling Catholic
4-2
7
7
Southeast Polk
4-2
8
8
Iowa City West
4-1
6
9
Cedar Rapids Prairie
3-2
9
10
Ankeny Centennial
5-2
10
11
Cedar Rapids Washington
5-0
11
12
Pleasant Valley
7-0
12
13
Des Moines East
4-3
14
14
Ames
4-3
14
15
Bettendorf
7-0
NR
Dropped Out: Ankeny (15)