Final basketball rankings for boys from the Ann Arbor area after the regular season
ANN ARBOR – It’s tournament time for basketball teams in the Ann Arbor area.
The regular season ended last week and teams from the region will start the postseason game this week.
When we navigate to the postseason, let’s take a look at who made the top 10 in the Ann Arbor area in the 2021 season.
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10. Ann Arbor Father Gabriel Richard (6-9)
Previous ranking: No. 10
The Fighting Irish didn’t finish the regular season with much juice as they headed into the postseason. They have lost their last five games, including two last week against Detroit UD Jesuit and Taylor Trillium Academy.
9. Ypsilanti (3-7)
Previous ranking: No. 9
The Grizzlies separated their last two regular season games with a win to Monroe and a loss to Pontiac Notre Dame Prep when they entered the district competition.
8. Ann Arbor Pioneer (3-7)
Previous ranking: No. 8
The pioneers got quarantined due to contract tracking and couldn’t play in the last week of the regular season. However, they are expected to return in time for their matchup against Ypsilanti Lincoln on Tuesday night at the Division 1 kick-off.
7. Chelsea (11-3)
Previous ranking: # 3
The Bulldogs saw their 5-game winning streak against rival Dexter on Friday. Chelsea were able to secure a share of the SEC White title with Dexter and will open the D2 district game against Stockbridge on Thursday.
6. Saline solution (9-5)
Previous ranking: No. 6
The Hornets were 2-2 on the track but won two of their last three games to end the regular season on a high note.
5. Ypsilanti Arbor Prep (10-2)
Previous ranking: No. 7
The Gators were also taken out of the game in the final week of the regular season but are expected to face Lutheran Westland and Brighton winner Charyl Stockwell in the D3 district semi-finals on Thursday.
4. Ypsilanti Lincoln (8-3)
Previous ranking: No. 2
The Railsplitters had another tough showing against Ann Arbor Huron last week but bounced back well with over Monroe to end the regular season on a good result.
3. Ann Arbor Skyline (6-4)
Previous ranking: No. 4
Skyline spent the last week of the regular season in quarantine but was due to resume action on Tuesday for the D1 district’s kick-off against South Lyon.
2. Dexter (13-3)
Previous ranking: No. 5
The Dreadnaughts ended the regular season with a stake in the Southeastern Conference White title after beating rivals Chelsea on Friday. Dexter ended the regular season in time for the district game with a 7-game winning streak.
1. Ann Arbor Huron (14-0)
Previous ranking: No. 1
The River Rats ended the regular season undefeated when they won their second consecutive SEC Red conference championship. They remain the top roster in the area after driving past Lincoln and Saline in the last week of the regular season.
Now time will tell if you can dig deep and find yourself in the Breslin Center at the end of the season.
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