Westside and Wyoming East are both in the Class AA pre-season AP top 10.
Westside, which advanced to the state tournament last year, is tied for No. 3 with Robert C. Byrd.
East, which finished 16-9 and lost to Bluefield in the regionals last season, is No. 6.
Defending state champion Bluefield is No. 1. Bridgeport is No. 2, followed by RCB and Westside tied at No. 3 and Fairmont Senior, last year’s runner-up, at No. 5.
East is followed by Poca, Scott, Mingo Central and Tolsia.
Washington, a semifinalist in AAA last year, is No. 1 in AAA. Woodrow Wilson, last year’s runner-up, is No. 2.
Charleston Catholic tops the Class A division. Parkersburg Catholic is No. 2.