The Kansas Basketball Coaches Association released its preseason basketball rankings Tuesday and four local teams made the top 10 for their respective classes.

The girls basketball teams from No. 3 Wabaunsee, No. 7 Valley Heights and No. 10 Frankfort made the lists.

Wabaunsee and Valley Heights are in Class 2A and Frankfort in Class 1A.

The only boys basketball team to reach top-10 status in the preseason was Riley County, who came in at No. 5 for Class 3A.


2A Girls

1. Garden Plain

2. Sterling

3. Wabaunsee

4. Trego Community

5. Jackson Heights

6. St. Mary’s Colgan

7. Valley Heights

8. West Elk

9. Jefferson County North

10. Spearville

1A Girls

1. Central Plains

2. Olpe

3. Hanover

4. Montezuma South Gray

5. Rural Vista

6. Thunder Ridge

7. Waverly

8. Cunningham

9. Otis-Bison

10. Frankfort

3A Boys

1. Wichita Collegiate

2. Beloit

3. Hesston

4. Larned

5. Riley County

6. Wichita Trinity

7. Caney Valley

8. Hugoton

9. Hiawatha

10. Hays–Thomas More Prep