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Girls basketball: P-T Top 10

P-T GIRLS top 10

1. Michigan City

The Wolves are giving up more points than anyone in the P-T Top 10 (39.8), but are scoring more than any NWI team at 78.5.

2. West Side

The Cougars get their first real test on Saturday vs. S.B. Washington.

3. Lowell

The Red Devils get their first test vs. conference foe Kankakee Valley.

4. Merrillville

Back-to-back road tests loom for the Pirates this weekend with Chesterton and Elkhart Memorial.

5. Whiting

The way the Oilers are playing, especially on defense by giving up 26 ppg., who knows when they will lose a game.

6. Portage

The win at Hobart on Tuesday was nice, but the bigger test comes on Friday vs. Michigan City.

7. LaPorte

The Slicers have two tough road games in the next week — at South Bend Clay and at Merrillville.

8. Hobart

Back-to-back losses after a 5-0 start has the Brickies dropping in the poll.

9. Hebron

A loss to Griffith in overtime was a slight hiccup to a good start, but the Hawks have to be careful at Hanover on Friday.

10. Kankakee Valley

The nice start for KV will be tested on Friday when it travels to Lowell to face the defending NCC champs.

Player of the Week

Heather Burton,
Washington Twp.

Burton made four 3-pointers on her way to 26 points in the Senators’ overtime win over Covenant Christian.

Updated: January 1, 2013 6:38AM



1. Michigan City

The Wolves are giving up more points than anyone in the P-T top 10 (39.8), but are also scoring more than any NWI team by far at 78.5.

2. West Side

The Cougars get their first real test on Saturday when South Bend Washington comes to town.

3. Lowell

The Red Devils get their first test on Friday when conference foe Kankakee Valley comes to town.

4. Merrillville

Back-to-back road tests loom for the Pirates this weekend with Chesterton and Elkhart Memorial.

5. Whiting

The way the Oilers are playing, especially on defense by giving up just 26 ppg, who knows when they will actually lose a game.

6. Portage

Win at Hobart on Tuesday was nice, but the bigger test comes on Friday when Michigan City comes to town.

7. LaPorte

The Slicers have two tough road games in the next week — at South Bend Clay and at Merrillville.

8. Hobart

Back-to-back losses after a 5-0 start has the Brickies dropping in the poll. They need to bounce back quickly.

9. Hebron

Loss to Griffith in overtime is a slight hiccup to a good start, but the Hawks have to be careful at Hanover on Friday night.

10. Kankakee Valley

The nice start for KV will be tested on Friday when it travels to Lowell to face the defending NCC champs.

Player of the week

Heather Burton, Washington Twp.

The sophomore guard had a great shooting night on Saturday, making four 3-pointers on her way to 26 points in the Senators’ overtime victory over Covenant Christian.



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