It was a big weekend of team dual championships last weekend in New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma and Pennsylvania.
In Pennsylvania, No. 4 Bethlehem Catholic (Bethlehem, PA) beat No. 21 Boyertown (Boyertown, PA) for the PIAA Class AAA dual team championship. In the semifinals, Becahi beat No. 10 Belle Vernon (Belle Vernon, PA) 33-30. Boyertown’s state tournament performance, which included beating nationally-ranked Nazareth (Nazareth, PA) moved the Bears up one spot in the latest USA TODAY/NHSCA Super 25 High School Wrestling Rankings.
In Ohio, both No. 3 Graham (St. Paris, OH) and No. 7 St. Edward (Lakewood,OH) proved worthy of their national rankings. Graham won its fourth straight OHSAA Division II title, while St. Edward won the Division I title by beating former No. 20 Elyria (Elyria, OH), which dropped to No. 19 this week.
No. 5 Bergen Catholic (Oradell, NJ) held at No. 5 this week after capturing its fifth straight team title.
In Oklahoma, No. 12 Tuttle (Tuttle, OK) won its seventh straight team dual title.
There are no new teams in this week’s rankings.
Editor’s Note: The NHSCA/USA TODAY Super 25 national high school wrestling rankings are produced by High School Football America’s Jeff Fisher and Corey Haddad for the National High School Coaches Association and USA TODAY High School Sports.