(Records prior to Thursday’s games)
1. King (16-2) – The Lions have won three straight, topping Jefferson, Freedom and Blake. King faces Leto tonight, and a win would earn the Lions the district tournament’s top seed.
2. Plant (15-5) – The Panthers continued to roll over Class 8A-District 7 opponents with an 11-0 win at Alonso on Tuesday. Plant has outscored 8A-7 foes 61-2 this season and wrapped up the tournament’s top seed.
3. Alonso (16-3) – The Ravens made some early errors Tuesday in their 11-0 loss to Plant. Alonso hosts Bloomingdale tonight.
4. Jesuit (15-2) – The Tigers, winners of six straight, have wrapped up the top seed in the Class 5A-District 9 tournament. They will host a neighborhood rivalry game against Tampa Catholic tonight.
5. Steinbrenner (12-4) – The Warriors dropped district games to Wiregrass Ranch and Gaither, but got back in the win column Tuesday by topping Freedom.
On the bubble: Durant (12-4), Strawberry Crest (13-6), Jefferson (15-6), Hillsborough (13-4), Tampa Prep (13-6)