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The game of the week was No. 1 Newton against No. 2 Pebblebrook, and the latter came away with a convincing win.

Newton lost another to Top 25 newcomer Cumberland Christian to fall to No. 4.

The rankings cover all classifications.

(Feature photo by Willie Prince)

SBLIVE'S GEORGIA TOP 25

1. Pebblebrook (15-2) 

Last week: 2

Pebblebrook’s dominance has been on full display. The Falcons had one of the most impressive weeks any team has had this season, taking down East Coweta, McEachern and previously No. 1 Newton. Pebblebrook’s win streak stands at eight games. 

2. Wheeler (11-3)

Lask week: 3

Wheeler extended its win streak to eight games after taking down region rival Kell and St. Ignatius (Ohio). 

3. Berkmar (8-3) 

Lask week: 4

Berkmar beat Discovery to strengthen its region lead, improving to a 6-0 region record.

4. Newton (14-3)

Last week: 1

Newton lost back-to-back games to Cumberland Christian and then-No. 2 Pebblebrook, both losses by double digits. These were the first two games of the season that Newton wasn’t able to reach 60 points. 

5. St. Pius X Catholic (14-2)

Last week: 6

St. Pius took down Lithonia in a thriller over the weekend. The Golden Lions are now 14-0 against Georgia teams. 

6. Norcross (13-4)

Last week: 7

Norcross swept the season series after taking down Archer 71-67. London Johnson scored 25 points and added four rebounds and assists in the victory.

7. North Gwinnett (14-3)

Last week: 8

North Gwinnett extended its win streak to eight games after winning the first game of the season series against Collins Hill. 

8. Grayson (11-5)

Last week: 5

Grayson traveled to D.C. and took on top-ranked Sidwell Friends. The hard-fought game resulted in a loss for the Rams. 

9. Eagle's Landing (15-3)

Last week: 9

Eagle's Landing defeated region rival Woodland to push the Eagles' region record to 8-0. Eagle's Landing is 8-1 in its last nine games. 

10. Pace Academy (13-4)

Last week: 10

Pace Academy’s 62-point victory over Washington improved its region record to 5-0 and its win streak to six games. 

11. McDonough (16-1)

Last week: 11

McDonough’s win streak just keeps getting bigger. It's now at 11 games after beating region opponents North Clayton and Fayette County. 

12. Osborne (14-0)

Last week: 18

Osborne is enjoying its best season ever. Osborne took down Sandy Creek in the Georgia Hardwood Classic over the weekend in a thriller that came down to the wire. 

13. Shiloh (15-0)

Last week: 15

Shiloh extended its win streak to 15 straight after going 3-0 over the week. 

14. Milton (12-6)

Last week: 12

Milton traveled to Springfield, Missouri, to participate in the Bass Pro Tournament of Champions. Milton left with a 1-1 record, a blowout victory versus Whitney Young (Illinois) and a one-point game that came down to the wire vs. St. Paul VI.

15. McEachern (10-5)

Last week: 14

McEachern rebounded after its loss to Pebblebrook with an impressive victory over Florida State High School. 

16. Westlake (10-4)

Last week: 17

 Westlake took down Lovejoy to increase its region record to 5-0. 

17. Greenforest (13-4)

Last week: 19

Greenforest showed how dominant it can be in a 92-28 victory over Our Lady of Mercy. The Eagles have won nine straight. 

18. Sandy Creek (13-3) 

Last week: 13

Sandy Creek ran into red-hot Osborne in the Georgia Hardwood Classic. The game was a must-watch, and in the end Osborne came out on top 70-67.

19. Buford (14-3)

Last week: 21

Buford suffered an embarrassing 27-point loss to Rabun Gap-Nachooche, but has won four straight region games and now holds a region record of 5-0.

20. Hillgrove (13-1)

Last week: 22

Hillgrove defeated Harrison and North Paulding last week to get its region record to 2-0. The Hawks have won six straight games, and five straight by double digits. 

21. Centennial (14-2)

Last week: 16

Centennial lost its second game of the season to a red-hot River Ridge team by a score of 56-55. Centennial will have a huge matchup against region opponent Sequoyah this week. 

22. Columbia (14-3)

Last week: Unranked

The Eagles have taken down Southwest DeKalb, Lakewood (Florida), Miami Country Day (Florida) and Frederick Douglas (Kentucky) during their five-game win streak. 

23. River Ridge (15-3)

Last week: Unranked 

River Ridge is coming off a huge win over Centennial, which puts them in sole possession of first place in the region. The Knights are on an eight-game win streak and 10 of their last 11. 

24. South Gwinnett (15-3)

Last week: 20

South Gwinnett started the season 13-0, but after its loss to Parkview, the Comets are 2-3 in their last five games. 

25. Cumberland Christian Academy (15-6)

Last week: Unranked

Cumberland Chrisitan had been struggling of late after going 8-1 in its first nine games. The Patriots shocked the high school basketball scene after knocking off then-No. 1 Newton by double digits.