East Catholic and Northwest Catholic both lost for the first time last week, but both remained in the No. 1 and 2 spots in this week’s GameTimeCT poll.
Both losses came at the HoopHall Classic in Springfield, Massachusetts. East Catholic lost to Augustine, Calif., and Northwest Catholic fell to Newton North (Mass.) in double overtime. It was the second straight season East Catholic lost to a team from California at the HoopHall Classic.