Posted: 10:22 am Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Volleyball: Boca holds steady in national rankings 

By Anthony Chiang

After a 2-0 week, Boca Raton held steady at No. 6 in the latest MaxPreps national high school volleyball rankings. However, the Bobcats will be tested this week, traveling to face Jupiter (7-2) on Wednesday.

Here’s the full Top 25:

1. (1) Mercy (Louisville, Ky.), 16-0
2. (2) The Woodlands (Texas), 26-0
3. (3) St. James Academy (Lenexa, Kan.), 10-0
4. (4) New Trier (Winnetka, Ill.), 7-0
5. (5) Horizon (Scottsdale, Ariz.), 2-0
6. (6) Boca Raton (Fla.), 5-0
7. (11) Dakota (Macomb, Mich.), 12-0
8. (17) Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.), 6-0
9. (13) New Castle (Ind.), 13-0
10. (16) Bettendorf (Iowa), 11-0
11. (14) Churchill (San Antonio), 29-1
12. (NR) Carroll (Southlake, Texas) 29-1
13. (NR) Valley Christian (San Jose, Calif.), 7-0
14. (12) Lafayette (Wildwood, Mo.), 7-1
15. (9) Los Alamitos (Calif.), 7-1
16. (NR) St. Francis (Wheaton, Ill.), 12-1
17. (22) Carmel (Ind.), 12-1
18. (NR) Yorktown (Ind.), 14-0
19. (18) Hillcrest (Simpsonville, S.C.), 20-0
20. (19) Brentwood (Tenn.), 24-0
21. (20) Mother McAuley (Chicago), 12-2
22. (NR) Bishop Kenny (Jacksonville, Fla.), 10-0
23. (23) Notre Dame Academy (Park Hills, Ky.), 10-2
24. (8) Winter Park (Fla.), 11-1
25. (25) Archbishop Mitty (San Jose, Calif.), 8-1