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USA National Girls High School Wrestling Rankings New Release


Alexandria Liles of Texas, shown locking up an opponent at the 2016 Cadet World Championships, is No. 1 at 132 pounds in the National Girls High School rankings. Photo by Richard Immel.

The National Girls High School Rankings for January 31, 2018 have been released, recognizing the top high school girl wrestlers in the nation. It is the second ranking of the 2017-18 season.

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum have partnered to create national rankings for high school girls wrestlers.

It is currently the busy part of the annual high school wrestling season, when high school girls are competing on their school’s team. The high school postseason will be coming up within the next month in states across the nation.

All of the No. 1 wrestlers in the 14 weight classes from the last ranking have retained their No. 1 status. However, there has been some active movement within many of the weight classes, as a number of athletes have emerged through the high school season so far, including a some talented freshmen starting to make their mark.

The ranking list indicates what the athlete’s previous ranking was for the January 12, 2018 rankings.

The release dates for the rest of the high school rankings have been finalized. The other rankings for 2017-18 are scheduled for release on February 21, March 14, April 11, May 23 and July 11.

The staffs from these three leading wrestling organizations are working together to strategically publish this ranking throughout the year. The girls high school ranking will appear on the websites of all three organizations, and be promoted through each of their different media platforms.

This ranking will evaluate all girls enrolled in grades 9-12, and include athletes from all 50 states. There are six states which sponsor official girls state high school championships, while many other states are also developing their girls high school program.

Coaches, parents and athletes are encouraged to continue providing information about specific athletes and their achievements throughout the year for the committee to consider. If they have information on specific girls who should be considered for ranking, please send it by email to [email protected]

Developed by USA Wrestling, Flowrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame
January 31, 2018

100 pounds
1. Emily Shilson, junior, Maple Grove, Minn., Centennial High School (1)
2. Angelina Gomez, junior, West Covina, Calif., Northview High School (2)
3. Olivia Shore, freshman, St. Paris, Ohio, Miami East High School (3)
4. Caitlyn Walker, sophomore, Hatboro, Pa., Wyoming Seminary (PA) (4)
5. Nicole Moore, sophomore, Abbyville, Kansas, Nickerson High School (5)
6. Angel Rios, sophomore, Arvada, Colo., Roosevelt High School (6)
7. Montana Delawder, freshman, Gettysburg, Pa., Gettysburg High School (8)
8. Kenzie Cormier, sophomore, Enumclaw, Wash., Enumclaw High School, (9)
9. Esthella Trevino, senior, Houston, Texas, Cypress Ridge High School (13)
10. Kayla Kehr, sophomore, Spring Grove, Pa., Spring Grove High School (11)
11. Jaclyn McNichols, senior, Saginaw, Texas, Saginaw High School (12)
12. Chalimarys Rodriguez, sophomore, Fort Worth, Texas, Timbercreek High School (10)
13. Amani Jones, freshman, McDonough, Ga., Ola High School (15)
14. Katalina Barelt, senior, Coral Gables, Fla., Coral Park High School (NR)
15. Justine Barredo, junior, Walnut, Calif., Walnut High School (NR)

106 pounds
1. Brelane Huber, sophomore, Post Falls, Idaho, Post Falls High School (1)
2. Felicity Taylor, senior, Spillville, Iowa, South Winneshiek High School (2)
3. Jaslyn Gallegos, sophomore, Brighton, Colo., Brighton High School (6)
4. Samara Chavez, freshman, Arlington, Texas, Arlington Martin High School (NR)
5. Joanne Ortiz, junior, New Milford, Conn., New Milford High School (3)
6. Camille Fournier, sophomore, Weatherford, Texas, Weatherford High School (4)
7. Tilynne Vasquez, sophomore, Kalispell, Montana, Flathead High School (5)
8. Lauren Stone, sophomore, Osprey, Fla., Venice High School (7)
9. Emalie Olson, sophomore, Liberty, Mo., Kearney High School (8)
10. Taryn Martin, freshman, Grove City, Ohio, Grove City High School (9)
11. Carly Valleroy, senior, St. Louis, Mo., Mehlville High School (10)
12. Ashley Gooman, junior, Ewa, Hawaii, Kamehameha High School (11)
13. Hikuru Abe, senior, Ridgefield, Wash., Skyview High School (12)
14. Merijah Morales, junior, Selma, Calif., Selma High School (15)
15. Kailey Fowlkes, senior, North Pole, Alaska, North Pole High School (NR)

112 pounds
1. Alisha Howk, senior, River Falls, Wis. River Falls High School (1)
2. Vayle Baker, senior, Benton, Pa., Wyoming Seminary (PA) (2)
3. Viktorya Torres, sophomore, Granger. Wash., Granger High School (3)
4. Stefana Jelacic, junior, Fountain Hills, Ariz., Mesa Mountain View High School (4)
5. Kiersten Bush, sophomore, Riverdale, Utah, Bonneville High School, (5)
6. Gabrielle Skidmore, junior, Spooner, Wis., Cumberland High School (6)
7. Peyton Prussin, junior, Las Vegas, Nev., Arbor View High School (7)
8. Mia Rodriguez, senior, Poplar Grove, Ill., Belvidere North High School (8)
9. Isabella Badon, junior, Johnson City, Tenn., Daniel Boone High School, (9)
10. Savannah West, junior, Frisco, Texas, Liberty High School (NR)
11. Chelsea Sanchez, senior, Katy, Texas, Morgan Ranch High School (12)
12. Josie Bartishofski, junior, Weston, Wis., Wausau East High School (13)
13. Tiare-Lynn Ikei, sophomore, Honolulu, Hawaii, Kaiser High School (NR)
14. Ariel Guzman, senior, Anaheim, Calif., Savanna High School (NR)
15. Macy Higa, senior, Honolulu, Hawaii, Roosevelt High School (15)

117 pounds
1. Alleida Martinez, senior, Selma, Calif., Selma High School (1)
2. Cameron Guerin, senior, Yakima, Wash., Davis High School (2)
3. Ainslie Lane, junior, Bixby, Okla., Bixby High School (3)
4. Leilah Castro, sophomore, New Lexington, Ohio, New Lexington High School (4)
5. Rory Coscia, senior, Modesto, Calif., Enochs High School (5)
6. Glory Konecny, senior, Billings, Montana, Billings West High School (6)
7. Mya Kretzer, junior, McPherson, Kan., McPherson High School (7)
8. Sophia Smith, sophomore, N.D., Wyoming Seminary (PA), (8)
9. Tara Orthman, senior, Calif., Benicia High School (9)
10. Alexis Hanna, senior, Azle, Texas, Azle High School (10)
11. Jasmine Weaver, senior, North Chesterfield, Va., Meadowbrook High School (11)
12. Makayla Welch, senior, Mora, Minn., Cambridge-Isanti High School (12)
13. Allison Davis, senior, Bluff City, Tenn., Sullivan East High School (13)
14. Autumn Flanigan, sophomore, Troy, Mo., Buchanan High School (14)
15. Alex Moseley, senior, Homer, Alaska, Homer High School (NR)

122 pounds
1. Grace Figueroa, senior, Sanger, Calif., Selma High School (1)
2. Louisa Schwab, sophomore, Plainfield, Ill, Joliet West High School, (2)
3. Amanda Walker, junior, Hatboro, Pa., Wyoming Seminary (PA) (3)
4. Randi Robinson, junior, East Peoria, Ill., East Peoria Community High School (4)
5. Payton Stroud, South Prairie, Wash., junior, White River High School (5)
6. Kerigan McKenna, senior, Yorkville, Ill., Yorkvillle High School (6)
7. My Nguyen, senior, Kill Devil Hills, N.C., First Flight High School (7)
8. Kasey Baynon, senior, Statesboro, Ga., Statesboro High School (7 at 112)
9. Nanea Estrella, sophomore, Lahaina, Hawaii, Lahainaluna High School (NR)
10. Marisol Nugent, sophomore, Boxford, Mass., Phillips Academy Andover (9)
11. Sierra Powell, senior, Capon Bridge, W. Va., Hampshire High School (10)
12. Adriana Lopez, junior, Upper Lake, Calif., Upper Lake High School (NR)
13. Kyleigh Lopez, junior, Medford, Ore., North Medford High School (12)
14. Brooke-Lynn Rush, junior, St. Joseph, Mo., Benton High School (13)
15. Riley Holman, sophomore, Little Rock, Ark., Robinson High School (NR)

127 pounds
1. Macey Kilty, junior, River Falls, Wis., River Falls High School (1)
2. Michaela Beck, senior, New York, N.Y., Trevor Day High School (2)
3. Xochitl Mota-Pettis, junior, Humble, Texas, Klein High School (3)
4. Ashton Cadman, junior, River Falls, Wis., River Falls High School (4)
5. Jessica Sanchez, junior, Tulare, Calif., Tulare Union High School (5)
6. Kaylee Moore, junior, Yakima, Wash., Naches Valley High School (6)
7. Hailey Cox, senior, Mapleton, Utah, Maple Mountain High School (7)
8. Hosanna Kropp, junior, West Palm Beach, Fla., Wellington High School (NR)
9. Mia Macaluso, sophomore, Otisville, N.Y., Minnisink Valley High School (8)
10. Ashley Whetzal, junior, Virginia Beach, Va., Kellum High School (9)
11. Martha Moore, senior, Plano, Texas, Frisco Liberty High School (10)
12. Zoe Buteau, junior, Wales, Maine, Oak Hill High School (11)
13. Suzy Chiquito, junior, Hesperia, Calif., Sultana High School (12)
14. Emma Truax, sophomore, Phoenix, Ore., Phoenix High School (15)
15. Jacqueline Parks, senior, Southgate, Mich., Southgate Anderson High School (NR)

132 pounds
1. Alexandria Liles, senior, Allen, Texas, Allen High School (1)
2. Kaden Campbell, junior, Greeley, Colo., SOT Academy/Universal Learning Center (2)
3. Teniya Alo, senior, Honolulu, Hawaii, Iolani High School (3)
4. Breanna Douglas, senior, Paola, Kan., Paola High School (4)
5. Sarah Conner, senior, Brownsville, Ore., Central Linn High School (5)
6. Joessie Gonzales, senior, Snohomish, Wash., Snohomish High School, (6)
7. Candice Corralejo, senior, New Castle, Calif., Del Oro High School (7)
8. Dalia Garibay, junior, Brentwood, Calif., Freedom High School (8)
9. Charmayne Delong, sophomore, Moorcroft, Wyo., Moorcroft High School (11)
10. Jade Herzer, freshman, Wisconsin Dells, Wis., Wisconsin Dells High School (12)
11. Robin Yunis, sophomore, Clarksville, Tenn., Rossview High School (13)
12. Shelby Ottum, sophomore, Anchorage, Alaska, South Anchorage High School (NR)
13. Bayleigh Heiman, sophomore, Cabot, Ark., Cabot High School (15)
14. Grace Pauls, sophomore, Middletown, N.Y., Minisink Valley High School (NR)
15. Destiny Lyng, senior, LaMesa, Calif., Helix High School (NR)

138 pounds
1. Emma Bruntil, senior, Everson, Wash., Wyoming Seminary (PA) (1)
2. Cara Broadus, senior, Terryville, Conn., Medical Professions/Teacher Preparation Academy (2)
3. McKenna Hutchison, senior, Upland Calif., Upland High School (3)
4. Hanna Ramos, junior, Kenosha, Wis., Bradford High School, middle (4)
5. Aine Drury, sophomore, Westminster, Calif., Westminster High School (14)
6. Bella Ricchiazzi, senior, Framingham, Mass, Framingham High School (10)
7. Emmily Patneaud, sophomore, Calif., Newark Memorial High School (7)
8. Abnelis Yambo, Osceola, Fla., Osceola High School (8)
9. Lexie Basham, sophomore, Roanoke, Texas, Byron Nelson High School (NR)
10. Shaina Murray, junior, Watchung, N.J., Wyoming Seminary, PA (9)
11. Sariah Stewart, sophomore, East Greenbush, N.Y., Columbia High School (5)
12. Kayla DeLeon, senior, Katy, Texas, Cinco Ranch High School (12)
13. Cassandra Smith, junior, Cincinnati, Ohio, Colerain High School (13)
14. Joye Levendusky, senior, Avon, N.Y., Avon High School (15)
15. Cheyenne Bowman, freshman, LaHabra, Calif., Rowland High School (NR)

144 pounds
1. Jayden Laurent, senior, Denmark, Wis., Denmark High School (1)
2. Alara Boyd, junior, River Falls, Wis., River Falls High School (2)
3. Ashlynn Ortega, senior, Pueblo, Colo., Wyoming Seminary (PA) (3)
4. Jerzie Estrada, junior, Parker, Colo., Douglas County High School (4)
5. Anna Luciano, senior, Kissimmee, Fla., Osceola High School (5)
6. Hailey Finn, senior, Scotia, N.Y., Scotia-Glenville High School (6)
7. Brooke Logan, senior, El Mirage, Ariz., Liberty High School (7)
8. McKenzie Cook, senior, Homer, Alaska, Homer High School (8)
9. Flor Parker-Borrero, senior, Fircrest, Wash., Wilson High School (9)
10. Hunter Robinson, junior, Springtown, Texas, College Park High School (14)
11. Adrienne Garcia, senior, El Paso, Texas, Americas High School (10 at 132)
12. Katrina Guevara, senior, Modesto, Calif., Enochs High School (NR)
13. Julia Padilla, senior, Azusa, Calif., Northview High School (12 last)
14. Adelyhda Perez, junior, Uvalde, Texas, Uvalde High School (10)
15. Marlee Smith, junior, Wantage, N.J., Wyoming Seminary (PA), (13)

152 pounds
1. Alexis Gomez, junior, Carol Stream, Ill., Glenbard North High School (1)
2. Kelani Corbett, junior, Mililani, Hawaii, Leilehua High School (2)
3. Kiana Pugh, junior, Mosinee, Wis., Mosinee High School (3)
4. Grace Kristoff, senior, Belleville, Ill., Altoff High School (4)
5. Anatli Smalley, senior, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., Upland High School (5)
6. Lena Flanagan, senior, Roy, Wash., Wilson High School (6)
7. Tiyahna Askew, sophomore, Lawrenceville, Ga., Collins Hill High School (7)
8. Marlene Salinas, senior, Pacifica, Calif., Terra Nova High School (9)
9. Jaylene Tiki Jaime, junior, Calif. San Dimas High School (10)
10. Ally De La Cruz, senior, Mukilteo, Wash., Kamiak High School (11)
11. Cailey Griffin, senior, Corryton, Tenn., Gibbs High School (12)
12. Malea Palahniuk, junior, Springfield, Ore., Thurston High School (13)
13. Adriana Orozco, senior, Gilroy, Calif, Gilroy High School (14)
14. Nia Miranda, sophomore, Cypress, Texas, Cypress Ranch High School (15)
15. Zion Grace Vierra, senior, Waianae, Hawaii, Kamehameha-Kapalama High School (NR)

164 pounds
1. Sydnee Kimber, senior, Sitka, Alaska, Mt. Edgecumbe High School (1)
2. Tristan Kelly, sophomore, Castle Rock, Colo., Douglas County High School (2)
3. Olivia Rondeau, junior, Gaithersburg, Md., Wyoming Seminary (PA) (3)
4. Hailey Cancelleri, senior, Staten Island, N.Y., Curtis High School (4)
5. Anna Castro, senior, Fontana, Calif. CART High School (5)
6. Olivia Robinson, sophomore, Hillsboro, Ore., St. Mary’s Academy, (6)
7. Bailey Dennis, sophomore, Madras, Ore., Ridgeview High School (7)
8. Kenya-Lee Sloan, senior, Knoxville, Tenn., Hardin Valley High School (8)
9. Elisa Robinson, sophomore, Fort Riley, Kansas, Junction City High School (9)
10. Alexis Young, junior, Yuba City, Calif., River Valley High School (8 at 152)
11. Jaydn Sayre-Adona, senior, El Paso, Texas, El Paso Hanks High School (NR)
12. Alexa Flores, senior, Madison, Wis., Lafollete High School (14)
13. Sarah Engedahl, senior, Oshkosh, Wis., Oshkosh West High School (15)
14. Gesika Silva, senior, Amarillo, Texas, Caprock High School (11)
15. Tiffani McNellis, freshman, Stewartstown, Pa., Wyoming Seminary (PA) (NR)

180 pounds
1. Jesse Kirby, senior, Rixeyville, Va., Culpeper County High School (1)
2. Natalie Kemp, junior, DeForest, Wis., DeForest High School (2)
3. Nia Crosdale, senior, Bronx, N.Y., Harry S. Truman High School (3)
4. Adelina Parra, sophomore, San Fernando, Calif., San Fernando High School (10 at 164)
5. Kaylee Seabolt, senior, Dohlonega, Ga., Lumpkin County High School (5)
6. Gabrielle Hamilton, sophomore, Gridley, Ill., Gridley High School (6)
7. Jaycee Foeller, freshman, De Soto, Mo., De Soto High School (7)
8. Bianca Rosales, junior, Fort Worth, Texas, Birdville High School (7 at 200)
9. Ridlica Tataille, senior, Orlando, Fla., Freedom High School (NR)
10. Isabeau Shalack, sophomore, Evergreen Park, Ill. Evergreen Park High School (9)
11. Emily Sandoval, junior, Hayward, Calif., James Logan High School (4)
12. Faith Tuttle, junior, North St. Paul, Minn., North High School (10)
13. Agatha Andrews, senior, Sitka, Alaska Mt. Edgecumbe High School (11)
14. Ashley Molina, junior, Houston, Texas, Langham Creek High School (12)
15. Shania Gowan, junior, Orlando, Fla., Dr. Phillips High School (8)

200 pounds
1. Alexandra Castillo, senior, Arleta. Calif., Birmingham Charter High School (1)
2. Corey Burton, senior, Hesperia, Calif., Oak Hills High School (2)
3. Alyssa Marinaccio, junior, Damascus, Md., Damascus High School (3)
4. Shalee Williams, senior, Staten Island, N.Y., Curtis High School (4)
5. Taja Showers, junior, Front Royal, Va., Skyline High School (5)
6. Kacie Rodriguez, senior, Corpus Christi, Texas, Moody High School, (8)
7. Sierra Adams-Gregory, junior, Lakewood, Calif., Milliken High School (9)
8. Ryan Schlereth, freshman, St. Louis, Mo., Hancock Place High School (NR)
9. Sierra Pesnell, senior, Parma, Idaho, Parma High School (10)
10. Evelin Valenzuela, senior, LeSueur, Minn., LeSueur-Henderson High School (11)
11. Lily Mills, junior, Canyon, Texas, Randall High School (12)
12. Dreakeanna Adair, senior, Bonney Lake, Wash., Bonney Lake High School (13)
13. Jasmin Clark, junior, Kelseyville, Calif., Kelseyville High School, (14)
14. Meagan Houser, senior, Homedale, Idaho, Homedale High School (15)
15. Zanaya Shropshire, senior, Thompsons Station, Tenn., Independence High School (NR)

225 pounds
1. Arianna Cobian, senior, Pittsburg, Calif., Pittsburg High School (1)
2. Lavenia Fotu, junior, Honolulu, Hawaii, Farrington High School (2)
3. Shamia Wells, sophomore, Elizabethton, Tenn., Elizabethton High School (3)
4. Elizabeth Cervantes, senior, Aurora, Ill., East Aurora High School (4)
5. Samantha Apple, sophomore, St. Louis, Mo., Mehlville High School (5)
6. Ambry McCann, senior, Lubbock, Texas, Monterey High School (6)
7. Kaitlyn Vanhoose, sophomore, St. Paris, Ohio, Graham High School (7)
8. Fuatino Moala, senior, Stockton, Calif. McNair High School (8)
9. Mikaela Clavier, senior, Arlington, Texas, Martin High School (9)
10. Rachel Moore, junior, Shaktoolik, Alaska, Shaktoolik High School (NR)
11. Mariah Stewart, senior, Federal Way, Wash., Federal Way High School (11)
12. Alyssa Alvarez, senior, Prosper, Texas, Prosper High School (12)
13. Kamryn Brannon, senior, Big Bear City, Calif., Big Bear High School (13)
14. Jackie Mote, senior, Rockwall, Texas, Rockwall High School (14)
15. Cheyenne Edmondson, Kissimmee, Fla., Liberty High School (NR)

Upcoming rankings: February 21, March 14, April 11, May 23, July 11.