Aidan Feser

Yankton's Aidan Feser goes in for a layup during the Bucks' Eastern South Dakota Conference boys' basketball game against Huron on Saturday at the YHS Gym.

The Yankton boys’ basketball team remains No. 2 in Class AA in this week’s South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll, announced Monday.

Sioux Falls Washington, with 17 first-place votes, remains atop the Class AA poll, while Yankton received the other first-place vote. Sioux Falls Roosevelt, O’Gorman and Brandon Valley round out the top-5.

Vermillion remains the unanimous No. 1 in Class A boys, followed by Sioux Valley, Sioux Falls Christian, Dakota Valley and Winner.

De Smet is also once again the unanimous No. 1 in Class A boys, followed by Canistota, Howard, Viborg-Hurley and Dell Rapids St. Mary.

On the girls’ side, Sioux Falls Washington (AA) and Corsica-Stickney (B) remain No. 1, while St. Thomas More and West Central stay tied for No. 1 in Class A.

The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 22 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses.

Boys basketball

Class AA

1. Washington (17) 13-1 88 1

2. Yankton (1) 15-3 73 2

3. Roosevelt 12-5 51 3

4. O’Gorman 11-6 29 NR

5. Brandon Valley 12-6 15 RV

Receiving votes: Mitchell 8, Harrisburg 6.

Class A

1. Vermillion (18) 19-0 90 1

2. Sioux Valley 19-1 71 3

3. SF Christian 14-4 46 2

4. Dakota Valley 17-2 44 4

5. Winner 18-2 17 5

Receiving votes: St. Thomas More 2.

Class B

1. De Smet (18) 19-1 90 1

2. Canistota 18-2 65 4

3. Howard 17-3 57 3

4. Viborg-Hurley 14-4 37 2

5. Dell Rapids St. Mary 15-4 15 5

Receiving votes: White River 4, Platte-Geddes 1, Potter County 1.

Girls basketball

Class AA

1. Washington (18) 13-2 90 1

2. Harrisburg 16-2 72 3

3. Aberdeen Central 16-2 50 2

4. O’Gorman 14-5 37 4

5. Brandon Valley 12-5 14 5

Receiving votes: Stevens 5, Mitchell 2.

Class A

1. St. Thomas More (10) 19-1 80 T-1

2. West Central (7) 18-2 79 T-1

3. Winner (1) 18-2 56 3

4. Hamlin 18-2 37 4

5. SF Christian 17-3 18 5

Class B

1. Corsica-Stickney (11) 18-2 82 1

2. Castlewood (6) 17-0 76 2

3. White River (1) 18-1 57 3

4. Ethan 17-3 35 4

5. Hanson 16-3 16 RV

Receiving votes: Viborg-Hurley 2, Howard 1, Herreid/Selby Area 1.

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