It's continuing to look like 6A is the strongest classification this season, with undefeated Buford and Allatoona plus Houston County comprising the top three in SBLive's all-classification Top 25.
1. Buford: 14-0
Last week: 1
Buford continues to dominate its competition. The Wolves just swept back-to-back series against region opponents Lanier and Habersham Central. So far this season Buford has scored 131 runs while allowing only 33.
2. Allatoona: 13-0
Last week: 3
Allatoona is making its case to be considered the best team in the state. The Buccaneers have won 13 straight, and their last three have been super impressive — against Pope, Kell, and a seventh inning comeback victory over Lassiter.
3. Houston County: 10-2
Last week: 2
Houston County’s games were rained out last week including a top 25 matchup against Valdosta.
4. Loganville: 12-2
Last week: 4
Loganville is on a four-game win streak with three straight region wins. In those last three wins the Red Devils have scored 28 runs without allowing any.
5. Mount Paran: 15-1
Last week: 5
Mount Paran is on an eight-game win streak in which it has been utterly dominant. In that stretch the Eagles have scored 70 runs and allowed only seven.
6. North Oconee: 12-1
Last week: 6
North Oconee has been winning for a month straight while on its nine-game win streak. The Titans have one of the toughest defenses a team can come across, they have only allowed 18 runs all season.
7. Benedictine: 9-2
Last week: 13
Benedictine’s win streak sits at eight straight after defeating New Hampstead by a score of 20-3. The Cadets have scored 33 runs in their last three games and only given up three.
8. Etowah: 13-1
Last week: 14
Etowah continues to impress, as the Eagles have won 13 straight games after sweeping the season series versus Alpharetta.
9. Lassiter: 11-4
Last week: 7
Lassiter is 2-2 in its last four games, with wins over Sprayberry and South Cobb and losses to Kell and Allatoona.
10. Parkview: 8-5
Last week: 10
Parkview won the season series against Grayson, taking two of the three games. The Panthers' previous two wins came against North Gwinnett and DeSoto Central (Mississippi).
11. Pace Academy: 10-1
Last week: 9
Pace Academy suffered its first loss to Norcross but then rebounded with a 13-2 win over McCallie (Tennessee).
12. Lambert: 12-4
Last week: 11
Lambert’s six-game win streak was snapped by Denmark, but the Longhorns evened the two-game series up with an 8-3 win in the second matchup.
13. Woodstock: 8-3
Last week: 12
Woodstock has won seven of its last eight games after taking two of three in a series win over Roswell.
14. Marist: 9-3
Last week: 16