Final High School Top 50




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In the final Baseball America/National High School Baseball Coaches Association rankings, Archbishop McCarthy High of Southwest Ranches, Fla. stakes its claim as the 2011 national champions. The Mavericks finished 29-3 and defeated now-No. 22 Jesuit High in the Florida 4-A finals.

There was just one change since the last poll. Lexington (Ky.) Catholic High lost in the state semi-finals and dropped from the poll. Central Hardin High of Cecilia, Ky. won the Bluegrass State's championship and slid into the back at No. 50.

The staffs of Baseball America and the NHSBCA compile the Top 25 rankings. Records indicated are as of June 19 and do not include ties.

Rank School Record Previous
1 Archbishop McCarthy HS, Southwest Ranches, Fla. 29-3 1
2 Spanish Fork (Utah) HS 29-3 2
3 Broken Arrow (Okla.) HS 37-2 3
4 Marist School, Atlanta 33-4 4
5 Buchanan HS, Clovis, Calif. 30-2 5
6 Bishop Gorman HS, Las Vegas 35-4 6
7 Bishop Amat HS, La Puente, Calif. 29-4 7
8 Maize (Kan.) HS 25-0 8
9 West Boca HS, Boca Raton, Fla. 28-4 9
10 Mountain Pointe HS, Phoenix 28-5 10
11 Owasso (Okla.) HS 37-2 11
12 North HS, Riverside, Calif. 27-7 12
13 Bishop Verot HS, Fort Myers, Fla. 28-4 13
14 Saguaro HS, Scottsdale, Ariz. 34-4 14
15 Edison HS, Huntington Beach, Calif. 25-4 15
16 Brazoswood HS, Clute, Texas 30-8 16
17 Alonso HS, Tampa 23-5 17
18 Parkview HS, Lilburn, Ga. 29-10 18
19 JSerra Catholic HS, San Juan Capistrano, Calif. 24-5 19
20 Columbus (Ga.) HS 30-9 20
21 Rider HS, Wichita Falls, Texas 38-7 21
22 Jesuit HS, Tampa 26-6 22
23 Gloucester Catholic HS, Gloucester City, N.J. 31-2 23
24 Petal (Miss.) HS 24-12 24
25 Bingham HS, South Jordan, Utah 24-3 25
26 Mater Dei HS, Santa Ana, Calif. 24-6 26
27 Rancho Bernardo HS, San Diego 27-3 27
28 Jesuit HS, New Orleans 29-5 28
29 Great Bridge HS, Chesapeake, Va. 23-4 29
30 North Florida Christian School, Tallahassee 27-4 30
31 Carroll HS, Corpus Christi 36-7 31
32 Howell HS, St. Charles, Mo. 32-3 32
33 Farragut HS, Knoxville 37-8 33
34 Washington HS, New York 22-0* 34
35 Westview HS, Portland 27-5 35
36 Calallen HS, Corpus Christi 39-6 36
37 South County HS, Lorton, Va. 28-1 37
38 La Cueva HS, Albuquerque 24-5 38
39 Brenham (Texas) HS 36-8 39
40 Palo Alto (Calif.) HS 28-9 40
41 Shawnee Heights HS, Tecumseh, Kan. 25-0 41
42 Regis Jesuit HS, Aurora, Colo. 20-7 43
43 Archbishop Spalding HS, Severn, Md. 26-5 44
44 Spalding HS, Griffin, Ga. 32-5 45
45 Palm Desert (Calif.) HS 28-5 46
46 Don Bosco Prep, Ramsey, N.J. 24-1 47
47 Clements HS, Fort Bend, Texas 34-5 48
48 Lakota East HS, Liberty Township, Ohio 25-7 49
49 Orangewood Christian HS, Maitland, Fla. 33-2 50
50 Central Hardin HS, Cecilia, Ky.
36-4
NR
*Public School Athletic League record in New York City
Dropped Out: No. 42 Lexington (Ky.) Catholic HS