No. 1 Mater Dei starts the CIFSS Div. IAA playoffs as the top seed, but an even tougher bracket in that section could be Div. IVAA where No. 11 Serra of Gardena, No. 15 Bishop Montgomery, No. 16 La Verne Lutheran, No. 17 Price and No. 18 Windward all reside.
Other highlights of this week’s rankings include:
De La Salle of Concord getting back into the top five with two more wins keyed by senior point guard Amadi Udenyi.
McDonald’s All-American Grant Jerrett and Eric Cooper Jr. both shine for La Verne Lutheran in overtime win against Price.
Sacred Heart Cathedral of San Francisco does not drop after losing overtime thriller to higher-ranked Archbishop Mitty