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2021 High School Baseball Rankings: Top 50 Teams In The Country

Baseball America’s High School team rankings are selected through a poll of representatives from the National High School Baseball Coaches Association (NHSBCA). The country is split into eight different regions, with region chairs nominating teams from their geographic areas for consideration for the rankings nationwide.

Our final high school team rankings are here and for this edition we expand to the top 50 teams in the country.

Checking in at the top spot for the last ranking of the 2021 season is Madison (Miss.) Central High, which finished with a 32-2 record and won Mississippi's highest classification (6A) state championship, topping Northwest Rankin High (Brandon, Miss.).

Madison Central's state championship culminates a season where the team outscored its opponents 422 to 64 and went undefeated in league play.

The Southeast dominates the top of the final high school team rankings, with four of the top five teams coming from that region of the country, as well as six of the top 10.

Barbe High in Lake Charles, La., claims the No. 2 spot after winning its state championship, while Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, Fla., checks in at No. 3 and also won its state championship.

State champions are signified with asterisks (*) in the chart below.

RankHigh SchoolCoachRecordPrevious
1*Madison (Miss.) Central HSPatrick Robey34-21
2*Barbe HS, Lake Charles, La.Glenn Gechini38-22
3*Stoneman Douglas HS, Parkland, Fla.Todd Fitz-Gerald28-23
4*Jackson (Miss.) PrepBrent Heavener35-35
5*St. Mary Prep, Orchard Lake, Mich.Matt Petry43-16
6*Liberty HS, Peoria, Ariz.Phil Knight, Chris Raymond21-37
7JSerra Catholic HS, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.Brett Kay30-713
8*Auburn (Ala.) HSMatt Cimo36-79
9*Madison HS, Vienna, Va.Mark Gjormand18-110
10Buchanan HS, Clovis, Calif.Brad Fontes29-34
11Bishop Gorman HS, Las VegasGino DiMaria18-112
12*Blue Valley HS, Stilwell, Kan.Tony Scardino19-311
13*Parkview HS, Lilburn, Ga.Chan Brown30-1015
14*Trinity HS, LouisvilleRick Arnold41-216
15Harvard-Westlake HS, Los AngelesJared Halpert27-423
16*Houston County HS, Warner Robins, Ga.Matt Hopkins31-717
17Thousand Oaks (Calif.) HSJack Wilson29-118
18Keller (Texas) HSRob Stramp31-5NR
19*Mosley HS, Lynn Haven, Fla.Jon Hudson26-521
20Buford (Ga.) HSStuart Chester35-220
21*Barbers Hill HS, Mt. Belvieu, TexasDavid Denny37-8NR
22Alhambra HS, PhoenixShae Clark23-2NR
23Ayala HS, Chino Hills, Calif.Chris Vogt26-48
24Fort Zumwalt West HS, O'Fallon, Mo.Eric Gough29-419
25Orange (Calif.) Lutheran HSEric Borba30-614
26Danville (Ky.) HSPaul Morse40-4NR
27Liberty (Mo.) HSKirk Bragg32-9NR
28Smithson Valley HS, Spring Branch, TexasChad Koehl34-4NR
29*Millard South HS, Omaha, Neb.Greg Geary35-5NR
30*St. Joseph HS, Montvale, N.J.Mark Cieslack27-2NR
31East Catholic HS, Manchester, Conn.Martin Fiori25-0NR
32*Roff (Okla.) HSRad Simon33-0NR
33*Faith Academy, Mobile, Ala.Matt Seymour34-6NR
34Hamilton HS, Chandler, Ariz.Mike Woods16-2NR
35*Jasper (Ind.) HSTerry Gobert31-2NR
36*Starr's Mill HS, Fayetteville, Ga.Brent Moseley31-11NR
37Bishop Eustace Prep, Pennsauken, N.J.Sam Tropiano21-1NR
38*Farmington (Minn.) HSJon Graff21-6NR
39Magnolia Heights HS, Sentobia, Miss.Chris McMinn30-3NR
40Sun Prairie (Wisc.) HSRob Hamilton27-2NR
41Tamalpais HS, Mill Valley, Calif.Nathan Bernstein19-1NR
42*Jenks (Okla.) HSDanny Morgan27-6NR
43*New Albany (Ohio) HSDave Starling29-5NR
44*Rogers (Miss.) HSMatt Melson19-7NR
45Puyallup (Wash.) HSMarc Wiese16-0NR
46Rio Rancho HS, Albuquerque, N.M.Ron Murphy21-1NR
47*Bloomingdale HS, Valrico, Fla.Kris Wilken24-6NR
48*Van Buren (Ariz.) HSDavid Loyd27-7NR
50Eastlake HS, Chula Vista, Calif.David Gallegos25-10NR
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