Individual wrestler rankings: Major shifts as wrestlers change weight classes
Updated Jan 14, 2020;Posted Jan 14, 2020 
By Bill Evans | NJ Advance Media for
The 2019-2020 wrestling season is several weeks old and wrestlers are starting to drop down to their postseason weights.
Wrestlers dropping down a class caused some significant shifts in the rankings this week, including new No. 1s and key wins and upsets led to further changes.
Check out’s top eight rankings at all 14 weight classes with explanations of all the changes.

Ranking, wrestler, school / Key wins / Key losses
1-Kyle Jacob, ParamusNoah Pettigrew, Blair; JT Cornelius, SouthernEthan Hatcher, Brecksville-Broadview Heights
2-P.J. Casale, DelbartonNick Lisco, St. Edward (Ohio)Noah Pettigrew, Blair
3-Hunter Suter, Camden CatholicBrad Galassi, Jackson; Gage Armijo, West MorrisUndefeated
4-Gage Armijo, West MorrisJohn Dusza, Watchung HillsHunter Suter, Camden Catholic
5-Jackson Crawn, KittatinnyGage Horvath, Phillipsburg; Ian Gaburo, North HunterdonGage Armijo, West Morris
6-Michael Toranzo, St. Joseph (Mont.)Max Acciardi, Paramus CatholicKyle Jacob, Paramus
7-Max Acciardi, Paramus CatholicCharles Davis, GarfieldMichael Toranzo, St. Joseph (Mont.)
8-Josh Darisme, RahwayGerome Abad, ElizanethUndefeated
Changes: Toranzo, who has a win over Acciardi, enters the rankings, replacing Gateway’s Tom Goetz, who lost to Pitman’s Zane Coles.