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Thursday, March 29, 2012
FAB 50 Rankings: Another new No. 1

By Mark Tennis and Doug Huff

It's still spring break tourney time for many teams around the country, and the outcomes at two tournaments last week bring a new team into the No. 1 slot in this week's POWERADE FAB 50.

At the SlamFest tourney hosted by Gulliver Prep in Miami, last week's No. 1 team, Palm Beach Gardens (Fla.), took its first loss of the season in a 5-1 game to Bishop Snyder (Jacksonville, Fla.).

One loss doesn't wreck a season, but undefeated teams that are still going strong move to the top.

Enter Norco (Calif.).

No. 2 in last week's rankings, the Cougars move up to No. 1 after winning their spring break tourney by blanking North (Torrance, Calif.) 8-0 to win top honors at the Torrance National Tournament.

With the loss, Palm Beach Gardens drops to No. 3.

Click here for the complete Week 4 rankings.