Holiday tournaments are giving Florida's best teams a chance to show what they've got against top squads both in state and out. Northeast captured the 22nd Annual Hawk Kreul Classic in Coral Springs in impressive fashion, while Montverde, Ely and Lake Wales all had strong showings at the 39th Annual City of Palms Classic in Fort Myers. (For more on City of Palms, click here to read Jason Jordan's coverage.)
Six Florida teams are now ranked in the POWERADE FAB. Heading into tonight's games, the state's top 5 looks like this:
1. Montverde Academy (7-1)
2. Arlington Country Day (8-0)
3. Ely (10-1)
4. Lake Wales (6-2)
5. Lake Highland Prep (11-0)
To see the full POWERADE Weekly Basketball Rankings, including capsules on the state's top 25 teams, click here.