CLASS A BASKETBALL
MINOT BOYS, CHS GIRLS GET NOD
Media voters seem to think Minot High School is headed for a fourth straight state Class A boys basketball championship.
The Minot boys and Century girls topped the first statewide Class A media basketball poll of the season.
Minot edged Fargo Davies 69 points to 61 to top the boys rankings. The Magicians drew nine first-place votes to five for Davies. Mandan, ranked third, garnered one first-place vote.
Century drew 11 first-place votes to lead the girls balloting by 19 points. The Patrots finished with 67 points to 48 for second-ranked Davies, which ranked first on three ballots.
Eight different teams drew voter support in the girls poll.