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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (3/16/2024): State champion Etiwanda finishes on top; Clovis West leaps
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (3/16/2024): State champion Etiwanda finishes on top; Clovis West leaps

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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (3/16/2024): State champion Etiwanda finishes on top; Clovis West leaps
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (3/16/2024): State champion Etiwanda finishes on top; Clovis West leaps

As usual, it feels like high school basketball season came and went in the blink of an eye in California (although next season will soon be just around the

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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (3/15/2024): Birmingham ends season No. 1; Granada Hills Charter rises after regional title
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (3/15/2024): Birmingham ends season No. 1; Granada Hills Charter rises after regional title

With the 2023-24 basketball season over in California, the dust has finally cleared on another riveting season of L.A. City Section girls hoops. The City

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Central Section 2023-24 girls basketball final high school Top 10 rankings
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Central Section 2023-24 girls basketball final high school Top 10 rankings

That’s a wrap for basketball in the Central Section and two teams in particular had stellar seasons. The Clovis West girls went wire-to-wire as our No. 1 team,

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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (3/1/2024): St. Mary's rises following CIF-SJS championship
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (3/1/2024): St. Mary's rises following CIF-SJS championship

Here are SBLive's California girls basketball rankings for the week of Feb. 26 - Mar. 3. After each team's name is its record and previous ranking. This will be

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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (2/26/2024): No. 1 Birmingham, No. 9 Poly, No. 10 Kennedy win section titles; Garfield debuts
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (2/26/2024): No. 1 Birmingham, No. 9 Poly, No. 10 Kennedy win section titles; Garfield debuts

Here are SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings for the week of Feb. 26 - Mar. 3. Rankings will be released every week throughout the season.

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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (2/20/2024): McClatchy debuts at No. 22
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (2/20/2024): McClatchy debuts at No. 22

Here are SBLive's California girls basketball rankings for the week of Feb. 19-25. After each team's name is its record and previous ranking. The rankings will

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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (2/13/2024): Archbishop Mitty finishes regular season at No. 1
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (2/13/2024): Archbishop Mitty finishes regular season at No. 1

Outside of a couple notable exceptions, last week was one of the quietest of the season. But by next week, the postseason will have started in all of California

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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (2/7/2024): No. 4 King/Drew outduels Crenshaw for league title
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (2/7/2024): No. 4 King/Drew outduels Crenshaw for league title

Here are SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings for the week of Feb. 5-11. Rankings will be released every week throughout the season. (Team names

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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (2/7/2024): No. 3 Sierra Canyon earns top seed in CIF-SS playoffs
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (2/7/2024): No. 3 Sierra Canyon earns top seed in CIF-SS playoffs

Somehow, it's already playoff time in much of California. As the Southern Section playoffs begin this week, roughly half the teams in our statewide rankings

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Central Section high school girls basketball Top 10 rankings (2/06/2024)
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Central Section high school girls basketball Top 10 rankings (2/06/2024)

For the second straight week, the Central Section girls rankings are a case of who beat who lately. But, one thing’s for certain … the Clovis West girls are the

Paul Meadors
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (1/31/2024): Orangewood Academy debuts at No. 19
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (1/31/2024): Orangewood Academy debuts at No. 19

Here are SBLive's California girls basketball rankings for the week of Jan. 29 - Feb. 4. After each team's name is its record and previous ranking. The rankings

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Central Section high school girls basketball rankings (1/29/2024)
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Central Section high school girls basketball rankings (1/29/2024)

While a case could be made for spots No. 3-9 in this week’s rankings, there’s no doubt the Clovis West girls are queens of the court in the Central Section. No

Paul Meadors
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (1/29/2024): Westchester returns to No. 2; Eagle Rock, Arleta debut
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (1/29/2024): Westchester returns to No. 2; Eagle Rock, Arleta debut

Here are SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings for the week of Monday, Jan. 29. Rankings will be released every week throughout the season. (Team

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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (1/22/2024): Archbishop Mitty still No. 1
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (1/22/2024): Archbishop Mitty still No. 1

With the playoffs approaching quickly, many of California's top girls basketball teams have a long-awaited diminuendo to close the regular season after playing

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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (1/17/2024): No. 8 Granada Hills Charter gaining steam
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (1/17/2024): No. 8 Granada Hills Charter gaining steam

Here are SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings for the week of Jan. 15-21. Rankings will be released every week throughout the season. (Team

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Top 25 national high school girls basketball rankings: Etiwanda (California) moves up (1/16/2024)
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Top 25 national high school girls basketball rankings: Etiwanda (California) moves up (1/16/2024)

Archbishop Mitty is still the top high school girls basketball team in the nation, but in-state rival Etiwanda is gaining ground. Etiwanda, who beat Mitty in

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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (1/16/2024): Etiwanda rises to No. 2; Cardinal Newman soars eight spots
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (1/16/2024): Etiwanda rises to No. 2; Cardinal Newman soars eight spots

In California high school basketball, the vibe changes for most teams when early January becomes late January.  After two months of tournaments, showcases,

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Central Section high school girls basketball rankings (1/16/2024)
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Central Section high school girls basketball rankings (1/16/2024)

Clovis West keeps on winning and obviously they’ll stay on top until someone in the section can topple them. And as everyone knows by now, that’s a tall order.

Paul Meadors
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (1/11/2024): Sun Valley Poly, San Pedro, LACES take leaps
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (1/11/2024): Sun Valley Poly, San Pedro, LACES take leaps

Here are SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings for the week of Jan. 11. Rankings will be released every week throughout the season. (Team names

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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (1/10/2024): No. 8 Bishop Montgomery keeps climbing; Bishop O'Dowd leaps; St. Anthony debuts
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings (1/10/2024): No. 8 Bishop Montgomery keeps climbing; Bishop O'Dowd leaps; St. Anthony debuts

The last week of California high school girls basketball wasn't the most eventful, as most top teams were either recovering from recent tournaments or preparing

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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (1/5/2024): Birmingham the new No. 1; Hamilton, Palisades, El Camino Real rise
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (1/5/2024): Birmingham the new No. 1; Hamilton, Palisades, El Camino Real rise

Here are SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings for the week of Jan. 5.. Rankings will be released every Monday throughout the season. (Team

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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings: Archbishop Mitty reaches No. 1; Folsom, Bishop Montgomery take leaps
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Top 25 California high school girls basketball rankings: Archbishop Mitty reaches No. 1; Folsom, Bishop Montgomery take leaps

The theme of the 2023-24 season so far? Out-of-state madness. With league play mostly just beginning across California, heavyweight interstate clashes have

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Top 10 Central Section girls basketball rankings (1/2/2024)
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Top 10 Central Section girls basketball rankings (1/2/2024)

The question around the Central Section that’s been asked for more than a decade is who can topple Clovis West? The perennial state and nationally ranked

Paul Meadors
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (11/27/2023): Reigning champion Westchester starts at No. 1
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings (11/27/2023): Reigning champion Westchester starts at No. 1

L.A. City Section girls basketball had a major "stock up" year in 2022-23 thanks in large part to an increase of new talent coming up the underclassmen

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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings: No. 1 Westchester, No. 9 Poly, No. 12 San Pedro make history
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SBLive's L.A. City Section girls basketball rankings: No. 1 Westchester, No. 9 Poly, No. 12 San Pedro make history

History was made on Saturday at Pasadena City College. Westchester won its first ever Open Division title, Sun Valley Poly won its first LACS title of any kind

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