East Bay basketball polls

Boys

Rec. Pts. LW

1. Salesian (5) 12-3 75 1

2. B. O'Dowd 11-3 70 2

3. Deer Valley 12-3 65 3

4. Monte Vista 12-3 54 8

5. De La Salle 12-2 51 4

6. El Cerrito 12-5 50 6

7. Newark Mem. 8-6 44 5

8. Campolindo 11-4 40 7

9. McClymonds 11-6 36 10

10. San Leandro 12-3 34 9

11. Dublin 12-4 31 11

12. Oakland Tech 13-4 20 13

13. St. Joseph N.D. 10-6 12 NR

14. Heritage 13-3 9 12

15. Mt. Eden 12-3 7 t14

Also receiving votes: Berkeley (7-8, 1 point), Freedom (10-6, 1). Records are through Saturday. The East Bay Boys Basketball Poll is voted on by the prep sports staff of Bay Area News Group East Bay.

Girls

Rec. Pts. LW

1. B. O'Dowd (5) 10-3 75 1

2. St. Mary's 10-3 68 3

3. Carondelet 11-3 64 2

4. Miramonte 14-1 63 4

5. Heritage 11-4 52 5

6. Salesian 13-4 51 6

7. Monte Vista 13-3 45 8

8. Deer Valley 8-6 42 7

9. Berkeley 7-7 32 9

10. Clayton V. 11-6 31 10

11. Dublin 14-3 24 12

12. Alameda 12-4 14 11

13. McClymonds 16-2 13 14

14. Piedmont 11-3 11 15

15. Campolindo 12-3 7 13

Also receiving votes: Amador Valley (10-5, 3 votes), Oakland Tech (12-3, 3), Moreau Catholic (11-4, 2). Records are through Saturday. The East Bay Girls Basketball Poll is voted on by the prep sports staff of Bay Area News Group East Bay.

Games of the week

Granada at San Ramon Valley, girls soccer, Thursday, 6 p.m. -- The Matadors travel to Danville to take on the Wolves in a battle for first place in the East Bay Athletic League. The Matadors finished fifth in the EBAL the last two seasons, but has won four of five their first five league games this season.

Campolindo at Dublin, boys basketball, Friday, 7 p.m. -- Both the Cougars and the Gaels were unbeaten in the Diablo Foothill Athletic League entering this week. Campolindo is the defending DFAL champion and beat Dublin twice last season in two closely contested games.

Salesian vs. St. Mary's, girls basketball, Friday, 8:30 p.m. -- The two top teams in the Tri-County Athletic League-Rock Division meet at Saint Mary's College in one of the better rivalries in the East Bay. The two teams went 2-2 against each other last season, with the Panthers winning the two regular season games and the Pride winning the two North Coast Section and Northern California playoff meetings.

Bishop O'Dowd vs. Brookside Christian-Stockton, girls basketball, Saturday, 5:30 p.m. -- The Dragons will face the 14-2 Knights in the MLK "Let Freedom Ring" Shootout at Pittsburg High.

Salesian vs. De La Salle, boys basketball, Monday, 5:45 p.m. -- The Pride and the Spartans meet at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley as part of the all-day Martin Luther King Classic.

Results, NEWS, SCHEDULES, ROSTERS

High school and community college varsity results, news items, schedules and rosters can be reported for the following editions (with email address and phone number):

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  • Oakland Tribune: prepscores@bayareanewsgroup.com; 1-800-488-2070, ext. 2; 510-208-6407

  • Tri-Valley Times: prepscores@bayareanewsgroup.com; 925-847-2166