East Bay Basketball polls

Boys

Rec. Pts. LW

1. B. O'Dowd (5)*          18-4          75          1

2. Monte Vista          21-1          68          2

3. El Cerrito          24-2          67          3

4. De La Salle          17-5          60          4

5. San Ramon Val.          19-3          55          5

6. Campolindo          17-6          50          7

7. St. Joseph N.D.          21-5          45          8

8. Newark Mem.          15-7          38          9

9. Freedom          17-5          37          6

10. Castro Val.          16-6          30          10

11. Berkeley          19-2          25          11

12. College Park          17-4          20          13

13. Salesian          14-11           15          12

14. Miramonte          15-7          8          15

15. Moreau Cath.          17-5          7          14

Also receiving votes: None. The East Bay Boys Basketball Poll is voted on by the prep sports staff of Bay Area News Group East Bay. Records are through Saturday.

* indicates number of first-place votes

Girls

Rec. Pts. LW

1. B. O'Dowd (5)*          19-4          75          1

2. Salesian          20-5          69          t3

t3. Carondelet          19-3          63          t3

t3. St. Mary's          20-6          63          2

5. Miramonte          21-1          55          5

6. Monte Vista          20-2          50          6

7. Berkeley          16-6          45          7

8. Deer Valley          17-5          40          8

9. Piedmont          14-6          33          14

10. J. Logan          14-8          28          9

11. Castro Val.          16-6          23          11

12. Alameda          14-8          20          12

13. Moreau Cath.          18-4          14          10

14. Foothill          14-8          9          13

15. Valley Chr.          22-3          5          NR

Also receiving votes: Clayton Valley Charter (17-6, 4 votes), Skyline (14-7, 3), Heritage (13-9, 1). The East Bay Girls Basketball Poll is voted on by the prep sports staff of Bay Area News Group East Bay. Records are through Saturday.

* indicates number of first place votes

College Signees

These athletes have signed national letters of intent during the regular signing period that began Feb. 5.

High school football

Kenya Edner (Pittsburg) Bluefield College

Michael McKeen (Freedom) Montana State Northern

De'Angelo Powell (Pittsburg) Bluefield College

Jordan Whittley (Castlemont) San Jose State

Jonathan Whittley (Castlemont) San Jose State

Boys soccer

Matt Baringer (Piedmont) UC Davis

Trenton Matson (Las Lomas) Cal Poly

Tyler Pangia (Amador Valley) Pacific

Girls soccer

Alex SiFuentes (Encinal) Sonoma State

Cici SiFuentes (Encinal) Sonoma State

Ivy League commitments

Tommy Bush (Acalanes) Brown -- water polo

Colin Chiapello (De La Salle) Harvard -- water polo

Tyler Kirchberg (Miramonte) Brown -- water polo

What to watch This week

NCS Team Duals, boys wrestling, Saturday, all day -- De La Salle will be looking for its sixth straight North Coast Section Division I Dual Meet championship Saturday at Dougherty Valley High but will be challenged by an impressive James Logan team. Las Lomas has won two of the past three Division II titles.

Results, NEWS, SCHEDULES, ROSTERS

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

  • Contra Costa Times/East County Times/West County Times: prepscores@bayareanewsgroup.com; 925-943-8247

  • Daily Review/The Argus: prepscores@bayareanewsgroup.com; 510-293-2457

  • Oakland Tribune: prepscores@bayareanewsgroup.com; 510-208-6407

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