Breese Central stays in the top spot of the HSSC/Scoops with Danny Mac Baseball Top 10 poll after winning four games last week. Eureka rejoins the list after an opening-round district win while there was some movement in the middle of the rankings as district play is in full swing.

  1. Breese Central (29-4)
    • The Cougars had a 4-0 record last week, including a win over O’Fallon, and will open sectional play Wednesday afternoon against Mater Dei.
  1. Edwardsville (27-3)
    • The Tigers won three games last week and will take on O’Fallon in a key SWC series starting Tuesday afternoon.
  1. Fort Zumwalt West (29-8)
    • The Jaguars bounced back after losing to Marquette with a district opening win over Fort Zumwalt North and will play Holt Wednesday afternoon in the district semifinal action.
  1. St. Dominic (24-5)
    • The Crusaders have won 17 straight games and won their first-round district game against Hazelwood East and will take on Warrenton in the semifinals Tuesday afternoon.
  1. Triad (27-5)
    • The Knights bounced back after losing to Mount Vernon with three wins to close out the week and will travel to Jerseyville for a game Tuesday afternoon.
  1. Belleville East (24-6)
    • The Lancers split a series with Collinsville and lost to Triad last week and will start their week with a contest against Belleville West Wednesday.
  1. John Burroughs (23-4)
    • The Bombers have won eight straight games and will take on St. Charles in district action Tuesday afternoon.
  1. Seckman (22-4-1)
    • The Jaguars went 2-1 last week, which included a win over De Smet, and will continue district play against Northwest Wednesday afternoon.
  1. O’Fallon (24-5)
    • The Panthers has a 2-1 record last week and will take on Edwardsville in an SWC series starting Tuesday afternoon.
  1. Eureka (25-6-1)
    • The rejoins the rankings after a 3-0 week and will continue district play Wednesday against Marquette.


Jim Powers
Jim Powers

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