Royals begin season as top team and go wire-to-wire with 33-0 year.
Lake Creek, O'Connor cement spots in national conversation after Texas state championship victories.
Florida's Melbourne, Maryland's Allegany join after winning titles.
Warriors join Benton as freshly crowned state champions.
Eleven players include nation's top pitcher and home run leader.
Lions, Yellowjackets each riding 15-game win streaks as postseason play set to begin in Lone Star State.
No. 1 Roncalli gets underway with pair of wins as teams from Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and Arizona enter rankings.
Sunshine State clubs shake things up as Parish County also enters the mix.
Southern California powers Oaks Christian and Westlake square off after entering at Nos. 12, 15.
Louisiana's West Monroe, Alabama's Hartselle join Panthers as ranking newcomers.
Geography plays part is season start as Texas, southern teams already 10 games in while northern clubs prepping for first pitch.
California's Saint Francis, Florida's Lakewood Ranch, joins Indianapolis power at the top to begin 2022 season.
Xavier College Prep, Saint Francis, Lakewood Ranch headline top programs hitting diamond this year.
MaxPreps All-America selections Sydney Berzon, Maci Bergeron and Keagan Rothrock among the standouts.
MaxPreps National Champion Mater Dei ends season as consensus No. 1 team after dominating 12-0 season.