Terry Fox point guard Cerys Merton and the Ravens, second in 2019-20, open as Quad-A's team to beat in 2021-22. (Photo by Howard Tsumura property of VarsityLetters.ca 2019. All Rights Reserved)
Feature High School Girls Basketball

B.C. Girls Top 10 preseason basketball rankings: Terry Fox, R.A. McMath, Langley Christian, Credo Christian plus Fleetwood JV’s top the polls ahead of 2021-22 tip-off!

LANGLEY — A cancelled season makes the task of putting together pre-season rankings in any sport especially tough, so our thanks to everyone at the B.C. Secondary Schools Girls Basketball Association for taking a deep dive into all of the rosters to present our 2021-22 B.C. senior and juniors girls basketball Top 10 preseason rankings.

Fingers are crossed for a Dec. 1 tip-off!

GIRLS

QUAD A

1 Terry Fox Ravens (Port Coquitlam) (FN)

2 Okanagan Mission Huskies (Kelowna) (OK)

3 Walnut Grove Gators (Langley) (EV)

4 Riverside Rapids (Port Coquitlam) (FN)

5 Kelowna Owls (OK)

6 Abbotsford Panthers (EV)

7 Fleetwood Park Dragons (Surrey) (SF)

8 Claremont Spartans (Victoria) (VI)

9 Seaquam Seahawks (North Delta) (SF)

10 Sir Winston Churchill Bulldogs (Vancouver) (VSS)

Honourable mention — Belmont Bulldogs (Victoria) (VI), Yale Lions (Abbotsford) (EV), G.W. Graham Grizzlies (Chilliwack) (EV), Heritage Woods Kodiaks (Port Moody) (FN), Kitsilano Blue Demons (Vancouver) (VSS)

Marina Radocaj of Richmond’s R.A. McMath Wildcats. (Photo by Wilson Wong property of Wilson Wong 2021. All Rights Reserved)

TRIPLE A

1 R.A. McMath Wildcats (Richmond) (SF)

2 Brookswood Bobcats (Langley) (EV)

3 MEI Eagles (Abbotsford) (EV)

4 College Heights Cougars  (Prince George) (NC)

5 Sa-Hali Sabres (Kamloops) (OK)

6 Burnaby Central Wildcats (FN)

7 Valleyview Vikings (Kamloops) (OK)

8 Robert Bateman Timberwolves (Abbotsford) (EV)

9 Mount Baker Wild (Cranbrook) (KO)

10 Carson Graham Eagles (North Vancouver) (VSS)

Honourable mention — Mark Isfeld Ice (Courtenay) (VI), W.L. Seaton Sonics (Vernon) (OK), Ballenas Whalers (Parksville) (VI), Vernon Panthers (OK), Duchess Park Condors (Prince George) (NC)

Langley Christian’s Lainey Shelvey. (Photo by Howard Tsumura property of Varsity Letters 2021. All Rights Reserved)

DOUBLE A

1 Langley Christian Lightning (EV)

2 St. Michaels University School Blue Jags (Victoria) (VI)

3 York House Tigers (Vancouver) (VSS)

4 Seycove Seyhawks (North Vancouver) (VSS)

5 Brentwood College (Mill Bay) (VI)

6 Mulgrave Titans (West Vancouver) (VSS)

7 St. Thomas More Knights (Burnaby) (FN)

8 Southridge Storm (Surrey) (SF)

9 Kalamalka  Lakers (Vernon) (OK)

10 Lambrick Park Lions (Victoria) (VI)

Honourable mention — Notre Dame Jugglers (Vancouver) (VSS), Holy Cross Crusaders (Surrey) (SF), Abbotsford Traditional Titans (EV), St. John Brebeuf Bears (Abbotsford) (EV), Collingwood Cavaliers (West Vancouver) (VSS)

Credo Christian’s Grace Puim. (Photo by Kaycie Leyenhorst property of Credo Christian athletics 2021. All Rights Reserved)

SINGLE-A

1 Credo Christian Kodiaks (Langley) (EV)

2 Unity Christian Flames (Chilliwack) (EV)

3 Kelowna Christian Knights Kelowna (OK)

4 Fernie Falcons (KOO)

5 Pacific Christian Pacers (Victoria) (VI)

6 Khalsa  Lions (Surrey) (SF)

7 Grand Forks Wolves (KO)

8 Vernon Christian Royals (OK)

9 Maple Ridge Christian Hornets (FN)

10 Charles Bloom Timberwolves (Lumby) (OK)

Honourable mention — Northside Christian North Stars (Vanderhoof) (NC), King David Lions (Vancouver) (VSS), Bulkley Valley Christian Royals (Smithers) (NW)

JUNIOR

1 Fleetwood Park Dragons (Surrey) (SF)

2 Burnaby Central Wildcats (FN)

3 Seaquam Seahawks (North Delta) (SF)

4 Okanagan Mission Huskies (Kelowna) (OK)

5 St. Michaels University School Blue Jags (Victoria) (VI)

6 Argyle Pipers (North Vancouver) (VSS)

7 MEI Eagles (EV)

8 Heritage Woods Kodiaks (Port Moody) (FN)

9 College Heights Cougars (Prince George) (NC)

10 Kelowna Owls (OK)

Honourable mention — Duchess Park Condors (Prince George) (NC), R.A. McMath Wildcats (Richmond) (SF), Reynolds Roadrunners (Victoria) (VI), Holy Cross Crusaders (Surrey) (SF), Royal Bay Ravens (Victoria) (VI)

ZONE KEY

Eastern Valley — EV

South Fraser — SF

Kootenays — KO

North Central — NC

North West — NW

Okanagan — OK

South Fraser — SF

Vancouver Island — VI

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