The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team is ranked seventh in Class 6A to start the season, according to the KBCA rankings that were released Monday.
Wamego’s girls are No. 1 in 4A Div. I, as they attempt to defend their state title. The Riley County girls start the season ranked No. 2 in 3A, behind only Hesston. Valley Heights rounds out the area girls’ teams in the preseason poll, checking in at No. 4 in 1A-Div. 1.
On the area boys’ side, just Valley Heights earned a preseason rank, coming in at No. 5 in 1A-Div. II.