Inland Area Prep Basketball Top 10

1. Murrieta Valley (16-1) — The Nighthawks are off to a solid start in league, defeating their first two opponents by and average of 13 points per game.
LAST RANKED: No. 1.
LAST GAME: def. Temecula Great Oak 60-42 in a Southwestern League Thursday, Jan. 12.
NEXT TIPOFF: vs. Murrieta Mesa on TUESDAY.

2. Rancho Cucamonga Etiwanda (16-1) — The Eagles’ streak stands at 13 consecutive victories coming into tonight’s Friday the 13th scenario against their league rival.
LAST RANKED: No. 3.
LAST GAME: def. Glendora 56-35 in a Baseline League game on Tuesday, Jan. 10.
NEXT TIPOFF: vs. Upland TONIGHT.

3. La Verne Lutheran (13-4) — The Trojans are now riding a six-game winning streak, their longest of the season.
LAST RANKED: No. 3.
LAST GAME: def. Westminster 55-35 in non-league game on Monday, Jan. 9.
NEXT TIPOFF: vs. Elizabeth (N.J.) St. Patrick in the Spaulding HoopHall Classic at Springfield (Mass.) College on SATURDAY.

4. Rialto Eisenhower (8-6) — The Eagles have turned that frown upside down following three consecutive victories. Now begins their romp through league.
LAST RANKED: No. 6.
LAST GAME: def. Yucaipa 59-48 in a Citrus Belt League game on Wednesday, Jan. 11.
NEXT TIPOFF: vs. Fontana Miller TONIGHT.

5. La Verne Damien (14-1) — The Spartans opened league play with a victory, their 10th consecutive overall.
LAST RANKED: No. 5.
LAST GAME: def. Claremont 64-52 in a Sierra League game on Wednesday, Jan. 11.
NEXT TIPOFF: vs. South Hills TONIGHT.

6. Fontana Summit (12-6) — The SkyHawks got the ugly end of the beatin’ stick against No. 4 Eisenhower last week, but bounced back to jump all over a league tomato can.
LAST RANKED: No. 4.
LAST GAME: def. Jurupa Valley 74-54 in a Sunkist League game on Wednesday, Jan. 11.
NEXT TIPOFF: vs. Bloomington TONIGHT.

7. Victorville Silverado (14-2) — The Hawks have opened Desert Sky League play with six consecutive victories, and have won nine straight since losing to No. 2 Etiwanda on Dec. 12.
LAST RANKED: No. 9.
LAST GAME: def. Apple Valley Granite Hills 75-40 in a Desert Sky League game on Thursday, Jan. 12.
NEXT TIPOFF: vs. Apple Valley on TUESDAY.

8. Riverside North (13-4) — The Huskies lost to Poly at home last week, but have won back-to-back games since. This team seems as mercurial as its talent.
LAST RANKED: No. 7.
LAST GAME: def. Corona Santiago 66-52 on a Big VIII League game on Wednesday, Jan. 11.
NEXT TIPOFF: vs. No. 9 Riverside King TONIGHT.

9. Riverside King (13-4) — The Wolves .
LAST RANKED: No. 8.
LAST GAME: def. Eastvale Roosevelt 89-64 in a Big VIII League game on Wednesday, Jan. 11.
NEXT TIPOFF: vs. No. 8 Riverside North TONIGHT.

10. Montclair (15-1) — The Cavaliers enter the Inland Area Top 10 with an eye-popping record, even if it does include a 30-point loss to No. 3 Lutheran a couple of weeks ago.
LAST RANKED: Not Ranked.
LAST GAME: def. Chino Don Lugo 62-60 (forfeit) in a Mt. Baldy League game on Monday, Jan. 9.
NEXT TIPOFF: at Ontario TONIGHT.

DROPPED OUT: Upland (11-5).

JUST MISSED: Moreno Valley Rancho Verde (14-4), Corona Santiago (12-5), Rancho Cucamonga (11-6).

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