Martinsburg, Bluefield, Tug Valley top final boys poll
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Martinsburg (Class AAA), Bluefield (AA) and Tug Valley (A) were the top-ranked teams in this years final Associated Press high school boys basketball state polls, released Monday.Martinsburg received nine of the 10 first-place votes in AAA to give the Bulldogs the top spot over No. 2 Woodrow Wilson. No. 3 South Charleston received the other first-place vote, while Washington and Parkersburg South rounded out the top five. Also in the AAA top 10 were George Washington (6th) and Hurricane (10th). (See list, Page 2B.)
Bluefield was a unanimous choice in AA, followed by Fairmont Senior, Robert C. Byrd, Westside, Wyoming East and Poca.Charleston Catholic finished No. 2 behind Tug Valley in Class A, with Buffalo (8th) and Valley (10th) included in the top 10.