High schools: Pound-for-pound power rankings

Monitor staff
Monday, January 29, 2018

TEAM (last week’s rank)

1. CONCORD BOYS’ HOCKEY (2)  has scored 6.5 goals per game during five straight wins to improve to 8-1.

2. CONCORD WRESTLING (1)  finished runner-up at Saturday’s Capital City Classic to Bishop Hendricken (R.I.).

3. HOPKINTON BOYS’ HOOP (6)  posted two blowout wins against two quality teams to improve to 9-1.

4. PITTSFIELD BOYS’ HOOP (4)  sits second in D-IV at 10-1 and is scoring 70.1 points per game.

5. CONCORD BOYS’ NORDIC (7)  swept the top four spots and finished first by 25 points at the six-team Bedford Classic.

6. CONCORD GIRLS’ NORDIC (8) had three of the top six and finished first by 10 points at the six-team Bedford Classic.

7. BRADY-TRINITY-WEST GIRLS’ HOCKEY (3)  is 8-1 after Sunday’s 3-2 OT loss against undefeated Exeter.

8. HOPKINTON GIRLS’ HOOP (10)  will put its 10-game winning streak on the line Tuesday vs. 8-2 Gilford.

9. JOHN STARK-HOPKINTON BOYS’ HOCKEY (4)  lost to Kennett on Saturday, 3-0, to fall to 8-2-1.

10. NEWFOUND GIRLS’ HOOP (RV)  won its only game last week to go 10-2, faces 8-3 Prospect Mountain on Monday.

Others receiving votes: Newfound girls’ hoop, Kearsarge girls’ Nordic, Coe-Brown boys’ hoop