This week’s Orange County high school boys basketball rankings.

Notable this week: Mission Viejo and Yorba Linda make their debuts in this season’s Top 25. … Yorba Linda is 10-2 and won the Loara Saxon Tournament last week. … Mission Viejo has wins over Capistrano Valley Christian and San Juan Hills, two teams that were in the Top 25 earlier this season. … Capistrano Valley is 6-1 over its past seven games and moves up No. 13 this week.


(Records through Sunday, Dec. 18)

1. Mater Dei 5-1: The Monarchs stay in the No. 1 spot for the second week in a row after an impressive 68-59 win over Heritage Christian last week. Zack Davidson scored 18 points with nine rebounds in the victory.

Previous ranking: 1

2. Canyon 11-1: The Comanches will play the remainder of the season without starter Josh Goodall (broken leg). They still looked strong in a 77-58 win over Cypress.

Previous ranking: 2

3.  JSerra 8-0: The Lions did not play last week. They are in Las Vegas for the high-quality Tarkanian Classic tournament.

Previous ranking: 3

4. Santa Margarita 9-1: The Eagles beat Murrieta Valley by 28 points last week and play in the Tarkanian Classic this week.

Previous ranking: 4

5. Fairmont Prep 11-1: The Huskies did not play last week and are off until the Desert Holiday Classic begins after Christmas.

Previous ranking: 5

6. Orange Lutheran 7-3: The Lancers defeated Mayfair 65-51 in their only game last week.

Previous ranking: 6

7. Tesoro 11-2: The Titans did not play last week. Their losses are to undefeated Mira Costa and JSerra.

Previous ranking: 7

8. Pacifica Christian 8-2: The Tritons beat Taft on Saturday in the first round of the Mission Prep Christmas Classic. The tournament continues this week.

Previous ranking: 8

9. Orangewood Academy 9-3: The Spartans did not play last week. Their three losses are to teams that entered this week a combined 23-2.

Previous ranking: 9

10. Foothill 10-1: The Knights got contributions from multiple players in their 50-34 nonleague win over Tustin.

Previous ranking: 10

11. Los Alamitos 9-4

Previous ranking: 11

12. Crean Lutheran 4-3

Previous ranking: 12

13. Capistrano Valley 9-3

Previous ranking: 16

14. Portola 8-5

Previous ranking: 14

15. La Habra 10-3

Previous ranking: 13

16. Edison 6-4

Previous ranking: 15

17. Fountain Valley 9-5

Previous ranking: 17

18. Sonora 9-4

Previous ranking: 18

19. Villa Park 7-5

Previous ranking: 19

20. Trabuco Hills 10-5

Previous ranking: 21

21. Mission Viejo 8-5

Previous ranking: Not ranked

22. Dana Hills 9-3

Previous ranking: 22

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23. Yorba Linda 10-2

Previous ranking: Not ranked

24. Newport Harbor 10-4

Previous ranking: 24

25. Sunny Hills 10-3

Previous ranking: Not ranked