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The Faribault Falcons have not had a girls hockey team for a couple of seasons.  That didn't stop Let's Play Hockey Mn. from including them in their latest Class A girls high school hockey rankings.

You can't make it up.  I about fell over when I saw the updated rankings listing Faribault among other Class A girls hockey teams that received votes in the latest polls.

Andover is still #1 in Class AA boys and girls.

Complete listings for both are below.

Boys High School Class AA Rankings

1. Andover
2. Cretin-Derham Hall
3. Hill-Murray
4. Benilde-St. Margaret's
5. Edina
6. Wayzata
7. Moorhead
8. Roseau
9. Grand Rapids
10. Lakeville South
11. Centennial
12. Maple Grove
13. Eden Prairie
14. Rogers
15. Chaska
16. Lakeville North
17. Rosemount
18. St. Thomas Academy
19. Stillwater
20. Blaine

Others receiving Votes:

Academy of Holy Angels, Hastings, Eastview, Gentry Academy, Prior Lake, White Bear Lake, Minnetonka, Blake.

Boys Class A Rankings

1. Hermantown
2. Warroad
3. Mahtomedi
4. Minneapolis
5. Little Falls
6. Duluth Denfeld
7. Delano/Rockford
8. Fergus Falls
9. Detroit Lakes
10. Providence Academy
11. Alexandria
12. Simley
13. Chisago Lakes
14.  Albert Lea
15. Southwest Christian/Richfield
16. Northfield
17. New Ulm
18. Mankato East/Loyola
19. Orono
20.  Cambridge-Isanti

Other teams receiving votes:

Monticello, Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato, Proctor, Wadena-Deer Creek, Thief River Falls, Rock Ridge, East Grand Forks, St. Cloud Cathedral, Red Lake Falls.

Class AA Girls Rankings Jan. 26, 2022

1. Andover
2. Edina
3. Minnetonka
4. Holy Family
5. Maple Grove
6. Lakeville South
7. Benilde-St. Margaret's
8. Rogers
9. Wayzata
10. Rosemount
11. Hill-Murray
12. Gentry Academy
13. Cretin-Derham Hall
14. Blake
15. Roseville Area
16. North Wright County
17. Centennial/Spring lake Park
18. Stillwater
20. Moorhead

Others Receiving Votes:

Burnsville, Elk River/Zimmerman,  Eastview, Grand Rapids/Greenway, Brainerd/Little Falls, Shakopee, Blaine, Lakeville North, Eastview, Alexandria, Woodbury.

Class A Girls Jan. 26, 2022

1. Warroad
2. Orono
3. Proctor/Hermantown
4. Academy of Holy Angels
5. Mound Westonka
6. Simley
7. Fergus Falls
8. Duluth Marshall
9. Cloquet-Esko-Carlton
10. Moose Lake Area
11. South St. Paul
12. Chisago Lakes Area
13. New Ulm
14. Luverne
15. Delano/Rockford
16. Minnehaha United
17. Two Rivers/St. Paul
18. MankatoEast/Loyola
19. River Lakes
20. Crookston

Others Receiving Votes:

Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato, Faribault, Minneapolis, Mahtomedi, Willmar, East Grand Forks.

How many of these selections do you agree with?

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