San Marcos picked up two more league wins last week, keeping them atop SBLive’s CIF San Diego Section Top 10 Baseball Rankings for the third straight week. St. Augustine dropped the final two games in their series against Point Loma, dropping them to sixth in the rankings.
Carlsbad entered the rankings for the first time in 2021, settling in at No. 9 after a win over No. 10 Torrey Pines and a split of Saturday’s doubleheader against No. 8 La Costa Canyon.
SBLive’s San Diego Section high school baseball rankings are compiled by SBLive reporter Bodie DeSilva and are released weekly during the 2021 season.
SBLIVE SAN DIEGO SECTION TOP 10 BASEBALL RANKINGS
May 24, 2021
1. San Marcos (19-4-1)
The Knights stretched their winning streak to eight games with wins over Poway and San Pasqual last week.
Last week: 1
2. Grossmont (22-4)
The Foothillers beat West Hills once and Helix twice by a combined score of 28-5.
Last week: 3
3. Eastlake (20-5)
The Titans moved to 8-0 in league play with two wins over San Ysidro.
Last week: 4
4. Granite Hills (18-6)
Granite Hills beat Steele Canyon in extra innings, then scored 28 runs in two wins over Valhalla.
Last week: 6
5. Santana (17-4)
The Sultans have won 11 straight games and scored 31 runs in two win over Monte Vista last week.
Last week: 7
6. St. Augustine (20-4-1)
The Saints dropped the final two games of last week’s series against Point Loma. They’ll play Madison three times this week.
Last week: 2
7. Rancho Bernardo (20-6)
The Broncos beat Ramona and Westview to get back to 5-5 in Palomar League play.
Last week: 8
8. La Costa Canyon (18-7)
The Mavericks finished a sweep over Canyon Crest on Monday and split Saturday’s doubleheader with Carlsbad.
Last week: 5
9. Carlsbad (14-8)
The Lancers beat Torrey Pines on Monday and took the second game from La Costa Canyon on Saturday to jump into the top 10 for the first time this season.
Last week: NR
10. Torrey Pines (17-8)
The Falcons took both games from Canyon Crest on Saturday thanks for a huge performance from senior Carson Williams.
Last week: 9
5 other teams considered: Christian, Steele Canyon, Point Loma, Sage Creek, Westview