Three area teams ranked in AP poll

Three Louisville area teams are ranked in this week’s Associated Press poll.

Sacred Heart is ranked No. 1 while Butler is No. 7 and Male is No. 10. Doss and Mercy are receiving votes.

GIRLS’

  1. Sacred Heart (13) – 22-5 – 164 – 1
  2. Mercer County (2) – 25-3 – 151 – 2
  3. Campbell County – 24-3 – 130 – 4
  4. Murray (1) – 26-2 – 104 – 5
  5. Elizabethtown – 25-2 – 88 – 3
  6. Scott County – 25-2 – 85 – 7
  7. Butler – 19-4 – 54 – 6
  8. South Warren – 26-3 – 52 – 8
  9. Harlan County (1) – 22-2 – 32 – 9
  10. Male – 18-8 – 14 – 10

Others receiving votes: Ryle  9. Leslie County 9. North Laurel 8. Shelby Valley 7. South Laurel 6. Pulaski Southwestern 5. Boyd County 5. Clark County 4. John Hardin 3. Graves County 2. Doss 1. Mercy 1. Whitley County 1.

This week’s voters: The Daily Independent, Ashland; Daily News, Bowling Green; Kentucky Enquirer, Cincinnati; Times-Tribune, Corbin; East Kentucky Broadcasting, Pikeville; The News-Enterprise, Elizabethtown; Daily Enterprise, Harlan; Kentucky New Era, Hopkinsville; Lexington Herald-Leader, Lexington; Courier Journal, Louisville; The Ledger Independent, Maysville; The Mayfield Messenger, Mayfield; The Paducah Sun, Paducah; Times Leader Princeton, Princeton; The Commonwealth-Journal, Somerset; WDKY, Lexington; WKYX, Paducah.