1. Alonso (15-2) — The Ravens topped Newsome 9-3 on Wednesday, moving to 6-1 in district play leading to tonight’s game at Wharton.
2. King (14-2) — The Lions lost a tough one to Hillsborough on Saturday, but got back in the win column on Tuesday by topping Jefferson to improve to 11-1 in district play. King is at Freedom on Saturday.
3. Steinbrenner (11-3) — The Warriors took one on the chin in a 12-2 loss to Wiregrass Ranch, marking the second time Steinbrenner fell to the district-leading Bulls this season. The Warriors take on Gaither tonight.
4. Plant (13-5) — The Panthers have had some non-district slips and have gone 2-3 since winning the Saladino Tournament, which includes a 6-0 win over Riverview on Tuesday. Plant, which travels to Newsome tonight, remains undefeated in Class 8A-District 7.
5. Jesuit (13-2) — The Tigers shook off distractions Wednesday, winning a tough game against Robinson in extra innings. Jesuit hosts Middleton tonight.
On the bubble: Durant (11-3), Jefferson (13-6), Hillsborough (11-4), Tampa Prep (11-6), Brandon (10-7).