Girls’ basketball Top 20: Elizabeth Seton surges into top five; T.C. Williams, Herndon join


Girls’ basketball Top 20: Elizabeth Seton surges into top five; T.C. Williams, Herndon join
  1. Girls’ basketball Top 20: Elizabeth Seton surges into top five; T.C. Williams, Herndon join
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    No. 1 Paul VI extends its win streak to 33 games and unbeaten Howard climbs to No.…
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1. Paul VI (14-0) Last week: 1 

Ashley Owusu scored 26 points in Friday’s 82-68 victory over No. 18 McNamara as the Panthers extended their area-best win streak to 33 games.

2. St. John’s (11-1) LW: 2 

Junior guard Sydney Wood averaged 17 points in the Cadets’ victories over Good Counsel on Tuesday and Holy Cross on Friday.

3. Riverdale Baptist (12-4) LW: 3 

Sophomore Cali Konek has hit 33 three-pointers for the Crusaders, who host No. 12 Woodbridge on Wednesday after a week off.

4. Elizabeth Seton (11-3) LW: 6

The Roadrunners earned a 52-47 win over McNamara on Tuesday, then edged Bishop Ireton, 49-47, at home Friday.

[Elizabeth Seton makes the hustle plays in gritty WCAC win over McNamara]

5. Whitman (8-1) LW: 5

The Vikings extended their Montgomery County win streak to 48 games in a 65-42 victory over Churchill on Friday.

6.  National Christian (7-3) LW: 8

Senior guard Mykea Gray dropped 22 points in a 74-27 win over Fairfax Home School on Thursday.

7. Georgetown Visitation (8-2) LW: 7

Senior Maeve Carroll is averaging 13.6 points and 7.1 rebounds for the Cubs, who travel to Wilson on Tuesday.

8.  Howard (9-0) LW: 9

The Lions avenged a painful loss from a year ago with a dominant defensive performance in a 49-35 win over Long Reach.

9.  Old Mill (7-1) LW: 10

The Patriots have an average victory margin of victory of 26 points during their six-game win streak, which includes last week’s wins over Southern and Chesapaeake.

10.  Eleanor Roosevelt (7-2) LW: 11

The Raiders pummeled Laurel on Tuesday and DuVal on Friday to stay unbeaten against Prince George’s County competition.

[Boys’ Top 20: Wise moves into the top tier; streaking Wilson debuts]

11.  Oakton (12-1) LW: 4

With several starters suspended for a team violation, the Cougars were blown out by Herndon, 66-23, on Friday.

12.  Woodbridge (9-0) LW: 14

Freshman forward Aaliyah Pitts scored a season-high 17 points to lead the Vikings to a 79-43 win over Gar-Field on Tuesday.

13.  Rock Creek Christian (7-6) LW: 15

Taleah ‘Noo’ Washington scored 40 points, including seven three-pointers, in a 71-point win over Capital Christian.

14. Chantilly (10-1) LW: 17

Grace Rauch scored 20 points in a win against Broad Run and Mary Clougherty posted 16 agains…

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