Wrestling individual rankings for March 4: The last look before Atlantic City
By Patrick Lanni | NJ Advance Media for

Ranking, wrestler, school, year, Last week, Regions, Key wins, Key losses
1-Kyle Jacob, Paramus, Sr.No. 11st at R2Noah Pettigrew, Blair; JT Cornelius, Southern; Remy Brancato, Bergen CatholicEthan Hatcher, Brecksville-Broadview Heights
2-P.J. Casale, Delbarton, So.No. 21st at R3Nick Lisco, St. Edward (Ohio); Gage Armijo, Mendham (twice)Noah Pettigrew, Blair; Kolby Franklin, Wyoming Seminary (Pa.)
3-Michael Toranzo, St. Joseph (Mont.), Jr.No. 61st at R1Charles Davis, Garfield; Remy Brencato, Bergen Catholic; Jackson Crawn, KittatinnyHunter Suter, Camden Catholic
4-Zane Coles, Pitman, Sr.No. 71st at R8Tom Goetz, Gateway (twice); Matt Richardson, Chichester (Pa.)Undefeated
5-Robert Damerjian, Moorestown, Sr.No. 81st at R7Michael Nakano, Toms River North; Vincent Ceglie, Lacey; Hunter Suter, Camden CatholicUndefeated
6-Gage Armijo, Mendham, Sr.No. 52nd at R3John Dusza, Watchung Hills; Jackson Crawn, Kittatinny; Andrew Mitzak, Seton Hall PrepP.J. Casale, Delbarton (twice)
7-Jackson Crawn, Kittatinny, Jr.No. 62nd at R1Gage Horvath, Phillipsburg; Ian Gaburo, North Hunterdon; Anthony Vacarella, RidgewoodGage Armijo, Mendham; Michael Toranzo, St. Joseph (Mont.)
8-Joshua Darisme, Rahway, Sr.NR1st at R4Gage Horvath, Phillipsburg and Andrew Mitzak, Seton Hall PrepUndefeated
THIS WEEK: Toranzo, Coles and Damerjian moved up after region wins, while Armijo and Crawn dropped a couple spots after losing to ranked wrestlers. Darisme replaced Camden Catholic’s Hunter Suter, who suffered a knee injury in the Region 7 final and will not continue in the state tournament.

Ranking, wrestler, school, yearLast weekRegionsKey winsKey losses
1-Brandon Mooney, Camden Catholic, Sr.No. 21st at R7Matt Donofrio, Phillipsburg; Costantinos Pavlides, Eastern; Nick Boggiano, Toms River NorthMatthew Park, James W. Robinson (D.C.)
2-Alex Strashinsky, Bergen Catholic, Sr.No. 31st at R2Enrique Mungaia, Elyria; Stefano Sgambellone, St. Joseph (Mont.); Aaron Ayzerov, ParamusNoah Castillo, Lake Highland
3-Dylan Weaver, Lyndhurst/North Arlington, Jr.No. 51st at R3Phil Smith, Owings Mills (Md.); Stefano Sgambellone, St. Joseph (Mont.)Nick Stonecheck, Buford (Ga.); Dominic DeIntinis, Parsippany
4-Nick Boggiano, Toms River North, Sr.No. 12nd at R7Nicholas Vargas, Wall (2x), Brian Zeglarski, Hopewell ValleyBrandon Mooney, Camden Catholic
5-Stefano Sgambellone, St. Joseph (Mont.), Sr.No. 61st at R1Matthew Garcia, Pope John; Alejandro Leon, St. Peter’s PrepDylan Weaver, Lyndhurst; Alex Strashinsky, Bergen Catholic
6-Aaron Ayzerov, Paramus, Jr.No. 72nd at R2Greg Schlett, Glen Rock; Matthew Park, James J. Robinson (D.C.)Dalton Harkins, Malvern Prep (Pa.); Grant Mackay, North Allegheny (Pa.); Alex Strashinsky, Bergen Catholic
7-Mike McGhee, Shore, Jr.No. 81st at R5Tyler Brignola, Rumson-Fair Haven; Kyle Anderson, North Hunterdon; Paul Jakub, HowellBrandon Teresa, Montville; Nick Boggiano, Toms River
8-Dominic DeIntinis, Parsippany, Sr.No. 44th at R4Dylan Weaver, Lyndhurst; Nicholas Vargas, Wall; Brandon Teresa, MontvilleNick Vafiadis, New Kent (Conn.); Conner Vill, Gov. Livingston (Injury default); Aaron Ayzerov
THIS WEEK: Mooney moved up to No. 1 after beating the previous top-ranked wrestler, Boggiano, in the Region 7 final. Dominic DeIntinnis dropped to 8 after losing to Paramus’ Aaron Ayzerov in the semifinals and taking an injury default in his third-place match.