In the latest Ohio girls high school basketball poll released on Tuesday by the Associated Press, Dresden Tri-Valley and Apple Creek Waynedale rose through their respective rankings.

Tri-Valley (14-1) placed third in the Division II standings, while Waynedale (12-0) took a tie for third place in the Division III poll.

The Scotties have won six consecutive games since their 68-64 loss to the New Philadelphia Quakers on Dec. 20, while the Golden Bears (who tied with 14-1 Arcanum in the Division III rankings) are coming off a 56-25 win over Dalton back on Jan. 13.

Tri-Valley's next scheduled game comes on Saturday, Jan. 22 against the Crooksville Ceramics (2-7), while Waynedale will play at Chippewa (12-4).

Meanwhile, Alliance Marlington remained in ninth place in the Div. II standings after suffering their second loss of the year in a 45-40 decision to Louisville. The Lady Dukes currently sit at 12-2 ahead of a Wednesday home matchup against the Carrollton Warriors (7-7).

The following lists the top ten rankings for Ohio high school Divisions I through IV (teams, record, total votes - first-place votes in parentheses):

1. Cin. Mt. Notre Dame (12) 15-0 154

2. Reynoldsburg (1) 12-2 125

3. Cin. Princeton (4)13-2 116

4. Dublin Coffman 13-1 112

5. Akr. Hoban 12-0 92

6. Olmsted Falls 14-1 62

T-8. Mason 13-2 62

T-8. Canton GlenOak 13-1 58

9. Bellbrook 14-2 56

10. Newark 9-4 31

Others receiving 12 or more points:

Pickerington Central 21

1. Granville (12)14-0161
2. Kettering Alter (3)13-0129
3. Dresden Tri-Valley14-1115
4. Shelby (1)14-0114
5. Cols. Hartley (1)9-387
6. Tol. Cent. Cath.13-082
7. Thornville Sheridan13-264
8. Napoleon12-247
9. Alliance Marlington12-238
10. Lancaster Fairfield Union14-137

1. Wheelersburg (11)13-0151
2. Cardington-Lincoln (2)13-0131
3. Apple Creek Waynedale12-0101
(tie) Arcanum (1)14-1101
5. Cin. Purcell Marian12-1813
6. Worthington Christian12-180
7. Sardinia Eastern13-254
8. Cols. Africentric9-249
9. Ottawa-Glandorf9-425
10. Leesburg Fairfield12-120

1. Ft. Loramie (14) 15-0 167

2. New Madison Tri-Village (3) 11-2 119

3. Glouster Trimble 13-0 117

4. New Washington Buckeye Central 13-1 108

5. Sugar Grove Berne Union 9-0 88

6. Waterford 12-0 75

7. New Knoxville 13-1 73

8. Tree of Life 14-0 61

9. New Riegel 9-1 28

10. Russia 13-4 26

Others receiving 12 or more points:

Bainbridge Paint Valley 20

Convoy Crestview 19

Maria Stein Marion Local 15