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Blue Devils, Crusaders, Spartans climb in Small School rankings

Old Forge, Holy Cross and Mid Valley made upward movements in this week’s Riverfront Sports Super Six Baseball Power Rankings of District 2 teams.

The Blue Devils and Crusaders moved up one spot each to third and fourth among Small Schools while Mid Valley moved into the rankings.

The new rankings were posted early Saturday morning.

The Big School rankings were unchanged when the six teams from the original rankings of the season combined for an 11-0 week.

Hazleton Area is first followed by unbeatens Wallenpaupack and Wyoming Area. North Pocono, Abington Heights and Pittston Area complete the Big School rankings.

Riverside and Lake-Lehman remain 1-2 among Small Schools even after Lake-Lehman was upset by Honesdale in a Friday non-league game.

Scranton Prep lost twice and slips from third to fifth.

Nanticoke also lost twice and fell from the rankings.

The full baseball rankings, with last week’s rankings and current records:


Big Schools

RankTeamLast RankRecord
1Hazleton Area16-1
3Wyoming Area38-0
4North Pocono48-1
5Abington Heights57-1
6Pittston Area65-2

Small Schools

RankTeamLast RankRecord
3Old Forge45-3
4Holy Cross54-2
5Scranton Prep33-4
6Mid Valley63-3

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