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Sport Shorts: Feb. 7

Two teams climb into rankings

The previously unranked West Fargo High School boys basketball team made its way into the Class A basketball rankings at No. 5.

Bismarck High dropped out of the rankings from No. 3 after a pair of losses to Mandan and Minot.

Fargo Davies held strong at No. 1 after outscoring Grand Forks Red River and Central by a combined score of 198-92.

After Jamestown received votes in the poll last week the Blue Jays did not get any this week.

For the girls, Fargo Davies went from unranked to No. 3 after also beating G.F. Red River and Central over the weekend.

Bismarck St. Mary's moved up two spots to No. 2 after defeating Dickinson on Tuesday.

Bismarck Century remained in first-place with a undefeated record.

Fifth Class A basketball poll

(First-place votes in parentheses)

Boys

Team Rec. Pts. LW

1. Fargo Davies (16) 15-1 80 1

2. Bismarck Century 14-2 62 2

3. WF Sheyenne 15-2 39 4

4. Mandan 14-2 34 5

5. West Fargo 15-2 18 NR

Others receiving votes: Minot High (13-4) and Bismarck High (13-5).

Girls

Team Rec. Pts. LW

1. Bismarck Century (16) 16-0 80 1

2. Bismarck St. Mary's 14-3 64 4

3. Fargo Davies 13-3 35 NR

4. Fargo Shanley 13-4 21 3

5. Mandan 12-5 19 2

Others receiving votes: GF Red River (13-4), Devils Lake (12-5) and West Fargo Sheyenne (13-4).

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