A shake up in Division-II headlines the latest Cover2 state rankings.
Both Damien and Saint Francis, who were selected second and third respectively last week in D-II, have officially committed to Division I for November’s three-tier state tournament with one of the two teams earning the ILH berth into the D-I tournament.
Thus, both have been placed into Division I for the weekly rankings.
Despite posting 4-1 records, neither garnered enough votes to be placed into the top 10 of D-I, but both did receive votes from the 20 media members statewide.
With the Monarchs and Saints now removed from the D-II rankings, Kamehameha-Hawaii and Kaimuki each found their way into the top five being selected fourth and fifth respectively.
Lahainaluna remains at the top receiving all 20 first-place votes, followed by Waipahu and Pearl City.
As for Division I, the reigning state champions of Saint Louis were voted the unanimous selection at the top for a fourth consecutive week.
Kahuku, who lost in Las Vegas to Bingham of Utah, dropped two spots to fourth, while Mililani came in at second and Punahou at third.
1. SAINT LOUIS (20) 3-0
2. MILILANI 4-0
3. PUNAHOU 4-0
4. KAHUKU 4-1
5. KAMEHAMEHA 3-2
6. HILO 4-0
7. WAIANAE 3-3
8. CAMPBELL 4-2
9. FARRINGTON 3-3
10. KAPOLEI 3-3
ALSO RECEIVING VOTES: LEILEHUA (3-2), SAINT FRANCIS (4-1), DAMIEN (4-1)
1. LAHAINALUNA (20) 4-1
2. WAIPAHU 4-0
3. PEARL CITY 4-1
4. KS-HAWAII 5-1
5. KAIMUKI 4-1
ALSO RECEIVING VOTES: KALANI (3-2), IOLANI (1-3)