1. King (12-1) – The Lions’ lone loss came in pool play of the Saladino Tournament, 3-2 to eventual champion Plant. King got back on track Tuesday by beating Lennard 7-2.
2. Jesuit (12-2) – After dropping a heartbreaker to Venice (ranked sixth in the nation), the Tigers took their show on the road and beat Pensacola Catholic, New Orleans Newman and New Orleans Jesuit.
3. Steinbrenner (9-2) – The Warriors rebounded from a tough loss to Brandon in the Saladino quarterfinals, beating tournament champion Plant on Wednesday.
4. Plant (11-4) – The Panthers topped Jefferson to win the Saladino Tournament, but lost to Sickles and Steinbrenner this week.
5. Alonso (13-2) – The Ravens’ losses were to Plant, but they remain on the Panthers’ heels in the district race and defeated Robinson (non-district) on Wednesday.
On the bubble: Sickles (8-4); Jefferson (10-5); Strawberry Crest (10-5); Gaither (7-4); Bloomingdale (8-6).