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Senior guard Eric Stafford has returned from an injury, and the fifth-ranked Pitman Panthers (10-1) have won six in a row.
Senior guard Eric Stafford has returned from an injury, and the fifth-ranked Pitman Panthers (10-1) have won six in a row. AKIRA SUWA / Staff Photographer

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Last week's rankings in parentheses.

Rk. Team Rec.

1. Holy Spirit (2) 9-1

The Spartans' lone loss was by 49-48 to a Roman Catholic team that is ranked No. 2 in Southeastern Pa. by The Inquirer.

2. Paul VI (1) 9-1

Senior guard DeVahnte Mosley, who will handle the point in the absence of injured senior Ivan Robinson, played a strong floor game Saturday in a 73-63 win over No. 7 Eastern.

3. Atlantic City (3) 6-2

The Vikings have won 36 games in a row against South Jersey opponents since an overtime loss to Paul VI on Feb. 12, 2012.

4. Haddonfield (4) 10-0

The Group 2 Bulldogs are rolling up the power points with wins over Group 4 opponents Rancocas Valley, Lenape, and Cherry Hill West.

5. Pitman (5) 10-1

The Panthers have won six in a row since the return from injury of senior guard Eric Stafford.

6. Rancocas Valley (8) 9-2

The Red Devils are 29-3 since Jan. 1, 2013.

7. Eastern (6) 9-1

Sophomore forward Maliq Sanders has averaged 14.6 points in the last three games.

8. Paulsboro (7) 9-1

The Red Raiders haven't lost a Colonial Conference game since 2011.

9. Cherry Hill East (9) 10-1

Sophomore center Tim Perry has scored in double figures in four of the last five games.

10. Camden (10) 8-2

The Panthers' two losses were to teams (Cherry Hill East and St. Anthony) with a combined record of 19-2.

Under consideration (listed alphabetically): Bishop Eustace (7-3), Delsea (8-2), St. Augustine (9-1), Schalick (8-1), Wildwood Catholic (7-3).

- Phil Anastasia

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