As of Wednesday, February 7, 2018
SUNNYSIDE With just a few regular season games remaining in the season four Lower Yakima Valley boys and four girls teams are currently in the Top 10 of the state’s Ratings Percentage Index.
The highest among them is Sunnyside Christian boys basketball, No. 1 in 1B. Yakama Tribal is No. 4 in the same RPI.
Zillah’s boys are No. 5 to Lynden Christian in the 1A RPI, and Sunnyside High School is No. 9 in the 4A index.
The highest rated girls team in the area is No. 3 Zillah in 1A action.
Wapato is No. 4 in the 2A ratings, Mabton is No. 5 in 2B, and Sunnyside Christian is No. 7 in 1B.
Ratings for the remaining boys teams in the Top 40 are 1A Granger No. 36; and 2A Toppenish No. 11, Wapato No. 18 and Prosser No. 39.
Girls teams also in the Top 40 are 1B Yakama Tribal No.23; 1A Granger No. 13; 2A Prosser No. 13, Toppenish No. 30 and Grandview No. 39; and 4A Sunnyside No. 11.