QC Prep Basketball Power Poll -- How they fared, Week 10-2013/14

Posted Online: March 06, 2014, 12:45 am
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By Steve Tappa, stappa@qconline.com
-- These local media rankings are determined on a descending points system, with a first-place vote receiving 10 points, a second-place vote receiving 9 points, and so on. Presented by The Dispatch and The Rock Island Argus, WQAD-TV 8, Mediacom's MC22, WFXN-AM 1230's Quad Cities Radio Group, Aledo's WRMJ-FM 102.3, Kewanee-based Regional Media, the Kewanee Star-Courier and QCSportsNet. Records through Thursday. The final girls' rankings were released Feb. 20.

Rank. Team (Rec.): Fared

1. Rockridge (28-0): Beat No. 9 Kewanee, 75-57 Wednesday in the 2A Sherrard Regional championship; Beat No. 6 Monmouth-Roseville, 76-51 in the 2A Stanford Olympia Sectional semifinals.

2. Bettendorf (22-1): Beat Davenport West, 62-24 Friday (semifinals) and Beat Davenport Central, 59-38 Tuesday (finals) in Iowa's 4A Substate 5.

3. North Scott (21-2): Beat Pleasant Valley, 60-31 Friday (semifinals) and Lost to Cedar Rapids Kennedy, 46-43 Tuesday (finals) in Iowa 4A's Substate 4; SEASON OVER.

4. Rock Island (18-8): Beat No. 10 Moline, 64-56 Friday; Beat No. 10 Moline, 62-42 Wednesday in the 4A Rock Island Regional semifinals.

5. Wethersfield (30-2): Beat Galva, 61-51 Friday in the 1A Abingdon-Avon Regional championship; Beat state-rated Brimfield, 48-45 Tuesday in the 1A Brimfield Sectional semifinals.

6. Monmouth-Roseville (22-5): Beat Macomb, 62-61 (overtime) Friday in the 2A Macomb Regional championship; Lost to No. 1 Rockridge, 76-51 in the 2A Stanford Olympia Sectional semifinals; SEASON OVER.

7. Sterling Newman (28-2): Beat No. 11 Fulton, 67-54 Friday in the 2A Morrison Regional championship; Beat Seneca, 54-39 Wednesday in the 2A Bureau Valley Sectional semifinals.

8. Central DeWitt (21-3): Beat Benton Community, 58-47 Monday in Iowa 3A's Substate 5 championship.

9. Kewanee (21-7): Lost to No. 1 Rockridge, 75-57 Wednesday in the 2A Sherrard Regional championship; SEASON OVER.

10. Moline (16-14): Lost at No. 4 Rock Island, 64-56 Friday; Lost to No. 4 Rock Island, 62-42 Wednesday in the 4A Rock Island Regional semifinals; SEASON OVER.


11. Fulton (21-10): Lost to No. 7 Sterling Newman, 67-54 Friday in the 2A Morrison Regional championship; SEASON OVER.

12. Galesburg (22-10): Beat United Township, 68-58 Friday; Beat Geneseo, 66-45 Tuesday in the 3A Geneseo Regional semifinals.

13. Ridgewood (16-12): SEASON OVER.

14. Bureau Valley (20-12): Lost Seneca, 59-54 Friday in the 2A Princeton Regional championship; SEASON OVER.


NR. Pleasant Valley (14-9): Lost at No. 3 North Scott, 60-31 Friday in Iowa 4A's Substate 4 semifinals; SEASON OVER.

NR. Davenport Central (13-10): Beat Muscatine, 68-62 Friday (semis) but lost to No. 1 Bettendorf, 59-38 Tuesday in Iowa 4A's Substate 5 semifinals; SEASON OVER.

NR. Clinton (13-9): SEASON OVER.


Local events heading

  Today is Thursday, July 24, the 205th day of 2014. There are 160 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The Rev. R.J. Humphrey, once a clergyman in this city, was reported killed in a quarrel in New Orleans.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The Rock Island Citizens Improvement Association held a special meeting to consider the proposition of consolidating Rock Island and Moline.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The home of A. Freeman, 806 3rd Ave., was entered by a burglar while a circus parade was in progress and about $100 worth of jewelry and $5 in cash were taken.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The million dollar dredge, Rock Island, of the Rock Island district of United States engineers will be in this area this week to deepen the channel at the site of the new Rock Island-Davenport bridge.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Argus "walked" to a 13-0 victory over American Container Corporation last night to clinch the championship of Rock Island's A Softball League at Northwest Douglas Park.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Immediate Care Center emergency medical office at South Park Mall is moving back to United Medical Center on Sept. 1. After nearly six years in operation at the mall, Care Center employees are upset by UMC's decision. The center is used by 700 to 800 people each month.

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