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Milnor dethroned, slips to No. 4 in Class B poll

After nine weeks, the defending Class B state boys champions Milnor’s reign in the top spot of the poll is over.

Fargo Oak Grove, which moved from No. 5 to No. 3, defeated the defending state champion Bison (16-1) 73-72.

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Rugby moved up one spot from No. 2 to the top spot. The Panthers (16-0) are the lone undefeated team in Class B while the team collected 16 first-place votes for 168 points.

Milnor dropped to No. 4 with 125 points, while Four Winds-Minnewaukan (15-1) moved to No. 3.

In Region 7, Hazen (14-2) remained at the No. 6 spot. The Bison grabbed 72 points. New England fell out of the top 10, but is still receiving votes.

On the girls side, Minot Ryan — the defending Class B girls state champions — continues to keep a strong hold on the top spot. The Lions (14-0) garnered all 16 first-place votes for 160 points.

The top four of the Class B girl poll remained the same. Thompson (12-1) is No. 2, while North Star (13-0) is No. 3 and Shiloh Christian (11-1) is No. 4.

For Region 7, Beach (11-1) moved up one spot to No. 5 for 57 points. After winning six of its last seven games, Dickinson Trinity (9-3) received votes.

Class B Boys Rcd Pts Pvs

1. Rubgy (16) 16-0 168 2

2. FW-Minnewaukan 15-1 141 3

3. Oak Grove (1) 16-1 126 5

4. Milnor 16-1 125 1

5. Cavalier 16-1 116 4

6. Hazen 14-2 72 6

7. Des Lacs-Burlington 15-2 60 7

8. Larimore 15-1 51 10

9. Shiloh Christian 16-2 24 NR

10. Berthold 14-2 19 8

Others receiving votes: St. John (14-2), Griggs County Central (14-2), New Town (13-2), Linton-HMB (14-3), New England (13-2).

Class B Girls Rcd Pts Pvs

1. Minot Ryan (16) 14-0 160 1

2. Thompson 12-1 108 2

3. North Star 13-0 195 3

4. Shiloh Christian 11-1 78 4

5. Beach 11-1 57 6

6. Maple Valley 12-1 56 9

7. Lakota-Edmore 9-1 38 8

8. Fairmount-CT 8-3 36 5

9. Hillsboro-CV 10-1 30 7

10. Rolla 8-2 23 NR

Others receiving votes: Central Cass (10-3), Parshall (12-1), New Salem-Almont (11-2), Dickinson Trinity (9-3).

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