High schools: Preseason boys, girls basketball rankings

Updated Nov 21, 2016
    The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Kent D. Johnson/kdjohnson@ajc.com
Westlake head coach Darron Rogers (left) and the Westlake Lions hold the trophy and game ball after winning the Class AAAAAA boys championship last season.

The Class AAAAAAA boys rankings list sees Region 2 open up No. 1-2-3 and for good reason. No. 1 Wheeler has undeniable talent. No. 2 Pebblebrook and defending state champion No. 3 Westlake won’t go down without a fight and don’t be surprised if either one of them is back in the state championship.

Read more and see the complete boys rankings list here.

Norcross earns the No. 1 ranking to open up Class AAAAAAA girls play. The Blue Devils finished 25-5 a year ago with a heartbreaking 39-37 loss to Westlake ending their season in the second round.

In Class AAAAAA, No. 1 Winder-Barrow took a Cinderella trip to the state finals after not being ranked out of Region 8-AAAAA and earning the No. 4 seed in the playoffs. 

Read more and see the complete girls rankings list here.