Posted: 9:16 am Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Volleyball: Boca moves up in national rankings 

By Jeff Greer

Boca Raton volleyball jumped two spots in the MaxPreps national high school volleyball rankings.

The Bobcats are now ranked eighth in the poll after a pair of wins to start the season. Here’s the full Top 25:

1. (1) Assumption (Louisville, Ky.), 6-0
2. (2) St. James Academy (Lenexa, Kan.), 1-0
3. (3) Horizon (Scottsdale, Ariz.), 0-0
4. (4) New Trier (Winnetka, Ill.), 1-0
5. (5) Archbishop Mitty (San Jose, Calif.), 0-0
6. (7) The Woodlands (Texas), 23-0
7. (10) Boca Raton (Fla.), 2-0
8. (8) Dike-New Hartford (Dike, Iowa), 0-0
9. (NR) Mercy (Louisville, Ky.), 6-0
10. (11) Winter Park (Fla.), 3-0
11. (32) Dakota (Macomb, Mich.), 11-0
12. (12) Lafayette (Wildwood, Mo.), 0-0
13. (15) Cheyenne Mountain (Colorado Springs, Colo.), 1-0
14. (14) Los Alamitos (Calif.), 0-0
15. (24) Lakeville North (Minn.), 2-0
16. (20) Notre Dame Prep (Pontiac, Mich.), 4-0
17. (17) Wapahani (Selma, Ind.), 8-0
18. (18) Coppell (Texas), 6-1
19. (19) Punahou (Honolulu), 4-0
20. (21) Churchill (San Antonio), 26-1
21. (22) Benet Academy (Lisle, Ill.), 5-0
22. (9) Mother McAuley (Chicago), 5-1
23. (23) Bishop Miege (Shawnee Mission, Kan.), 0-0
24. (6) Carmel (Ind.), 8-1
25. (27) Cedar Park (Texas), 10-0