The Missouri Baseball Coaches Association released its second set of rankings for the season and the St. Louis metro area is still well represented in the large school classes. Fort Zumwalt West jumped to the top spot in Class 6 as they headline five local squads to the Class 6 rankings. Fort Zumwalt East holds the second slot in the Class 5 rankings while John Burroughs is the area’s top team in Class 4.

Here is the complete list of rankings for this week.

Class 1:

  1. Oran
  2. 2T. Cooter, 2T. Northwest (Hughesville)
  3. 4T. Wheatland, 4T. St. Elizabeth
  4. Billings
  5. Liberal
  6. 8T. Pilot Grove
  7. Weaubleau
  8. Northeast (Cairo)

Class 2:

  1. Russellville
  2. Purdy
  3. Iberia
  4. Ash Grove
  5. Seymour
  6. Marion C. Early
  7. Gainesville
  8. Greenville
  9. Miller 7-2
  10. Concordia

Receiving Votes: Blue Eye, Plattsburg, Putnam County, Eugene

Class 3:

  1. Lawson
  2. Valle Catholic
  3. Portageville
  4. Scott City
  5. 5T. East Buchanan, 5T. Fair Grove
  6. Stockton
  7. Licking
  8. Forsyth
  9. Holden

Receiving votes: Clever, West County, Lafayette County, East Prairie

Class 4:

  1. Logan-Rogersville
  2. Southern Boone
  3. Kennett
  4. Springfield Catholic
  5. Father Tolton
  6. St. Pius X (Kansas City)
  7. John Burroughs 
  8. Park Hills Central 
  9. Hallsville
  10. Blair Oaks

Class 5:

  1. Glendale 
  2. Ft. Zumwalt East 
  3. Helias Catholic 
  4. Willard 
  5. Camdenton 
  6. Ft. Zumwalt South 
  7. Platte County
  8. Kearney
  9. Webb City
  10. Festus 

Receiving Votes: St. Dominic, McDonald County, Windsor, Lutheran South, Smithville 

Class 6:

  1. Ft. Zumwalt West 
  2. Blue Springs South 
  3. Liberty North 
  4. Francis Howell 
  5. Vianney 
  6. Rock Bridge 
  7. Nixa 
  8. CBC 
  9. Jackson 
  10. Eureka 

Receiving Votes: Lee’s Summit West, Lebanon, Liberty



Jim Powers

Jim Powers

Jim Powers has been covering prep sports in the St. Louis area for 15+ years and a part of the Missouri State High School Activities Association Championship Broadcasts for the past 11 years. Powers is also a part of the Fox 2 Verlo Mattress Prep Zone Friday nights at 10:10 during the football and basketball seasons. If you have a prep sports story, please contact Jim at Follow Jim at @hssportscaravan