Updated East Region Top 20 Rankings

We go 20 deep from five separate regions of the nation. During the season, we rank 100 teams and nobody across the country ranks as many teams as StudentSportsBasketball.com. No. 1 teams are Brooklyn Lincoln (East), Montverde Academy (Southeast), Chicago Curie (Midwest), Prime Prep (Southwest) and Rainier Beach (West).

Student Sports FAB 50
Region-By-Region Rankings

(Previous ranking in parentheses; Through games played on Sunday, Feb. 23)

By Mark Tennis & Ronnie Flores
Contributing: Doug Huff, Paul Muyskens

RELATED: Southeast Top 20 | Midwest Top 20 | Southwest Top 20 | West Top 20 | Student Sports FAB 50

EAST Region Top 20
(Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia)

1. (3) Lincoln (Brooklyn, N.Y.) 24-3
2. (2) Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.) 34-3
3. (11) DeMatha (Hyattsville, Md.) 27-3
4. (4) Paul VI (Fairfax, Va.) 24-6
5. (1) St. John’s (Washington, D.C.) 26-3
6. (5) Roman Catholic (Philadelphia, Pa.) 21-3
7. (6) City College (Baltimore, Md.) 22-0
8. (7) Cardinal Hayes (Bronx, N.Y.) 23-1
9. (8) Neumann-Goretti (Philadelphia, Pa.) 20-4
10. (10) Bullis (Potomac, Md.) 24-3
11. (12) Cape Henry (Virginia Beach, Va.) 24-0
12. (17) Potomac (Dumfries, Va.) 25-0
13. (13) East Side (Newark, N.J.) 19-1
14. (14) Eastside (Paterson, N.J.) 19-1
15. (15) New Castle (New Castle, Pa.) 24-0
16. (16) St. Joseph (Metuchen, N.J.) 22-2
17. (9) Archbishop Carroll (Radnor, Pa.) 20-4
18. (19) Linden (Linden, N.J.) 18-3
19. (20) Patrick School (Elizabeth, N.J.) 18-5
20. (NR) Mt. Vernon (Mt. Vernon, N.Y.) 18-1

Dropped Out: Previous No. 18 O’Connell (Arlington, Va.).

East Bubble Teams: Allentown Central Catholic (Allentown, Pa.) 25-0; Bishop Loughlin (Brooklyn, N.Y.) 21-5; Catholic Memorial (West Roxbury, Mass.) 19-1; Christ The King (Middle Village, N.Y.) 20-5; Fairfield Prep (Fairfield, Conn.) 20-0; Washington (Charles Town, W. Va.) 18-0; Wise (Upper Marlboro, Md.) 19-2.

Note: The STUDENT SPORTS FAB 50 is a continuation of the National Sports News Service ratings that began in 1952. These were the first national high school rankings and they were compiled by the late Art Johlfs of Minnesota. They were compiled for many years by the late Barry Sollenberger of Phoenix, who merged them into the FAB 50 14 years ago.

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