Girls basketball poll: Jan. 2

Same exact poll this week as no team deserved to fall out of the rankings this week. Let's look at the poll before a big week that will include a big game pitting Nazareth against Bishop Ford.

1. Nazareth (3-0)/(LW: 1): Nazareth demolished St. Francis Prep and had its game canceled against Lincoln.

2. South Shore (11-1)/(LW: 2): South Shore won the Diamond State Classic and defeated Mary Louis Academy and St. John the Baptist.

3. Bishop Ford (7-1)/(LW: 3): Bishop Ford had the week off and is preparing for its big game against Nazareth.

4. Molloy (6-2)/(LW: 4): Molloy snapped its two-game losing streak by beating Notre Dame Academy last week.

5. Christ the King (2-6)/(LW: 5): Christ the King got in the win column this week by winning a pair of games.

6. Moore Catholic (6-1)/(LW: 6): Moore Catholic had the week off and will return this week against North Unterdon.

7. Bishop Loughlin (3-2)/(LW: 7): Bishop Loughlin picked up a win against Lincoln this week to move above .500.

8. McKee/SI Tech (11-1)/(LW: 9): MSIT is now 11-1 after defeating Midwood at the Murry Bergraum tournament.

9. Mary Louis Academy (4-6)/(LW: 8): Mary Louis went 1-2 at the Diamond State Classic, falling to South Shore in the semifinals.

10. Truman (11-3)/(LW: 10): Truman went 3-0 at the Grand Street Campus tournament and is still in first in the PSAL Bronx/Manhattan/Queens Division.