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Six Connecticut girls remain nationally ranked in latest rankings

Six Connecticut girls remain ranked in the top 25 of their respective weight classes in the January national girls wrestling high school rankings as developed by the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, USA Wrestling and FloWrestling. The rankings consider girls in grades 8-12.

Junior Juliana Morris from Pomperaug in Southbury is ranked No. 4 at 127 pounds with Amity’s Camryn Brown ranked 22nd in the same weight class. Bristol Eastern junior Ella Nichols is ranked No. 9 in the country at 152 pounds with Plainville’s Dakota Marie-Dinelli ranked No. 12 at 152.

Nichols finished second in the Bristol Central Invitational on Saturday, becoming the first girl to earn a spot in the finals of the tournament. Mossi finished fourth for Pomperaug at 127 pounds in the same tournament.

Other top 25 wrestlers from Connecticut include eighth grade student Sarah Henckel from Rochambeau Middle School in Southbury, who is ranked No. 12 at  138 pounds and Norwalk’s Cali Gilchrist, who is ranked No. 23 at 112 pounds.

The next rankings will be released in February. The committee welcomes additional information on the wrestlers.

Coaches, parents and athletes are encouraged to provide 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 or updates on their achievements, please send it by email to girlsrankings@usawrestling.org.


2021-22 National Girls High School Rankings
Developed by National Wrestling Hall of Fame, USA Wrestling and FloWrestling
January 7, 2022

100 Pounds
1. Brianna Gonzalez, Senior, Baldwin Park, California, Arroyo High School (1 at 100)
2. Ava Ward, Freshman, Centralia, Missouri, Centralia High School (2 at 100)
3. Alex Szkotnicki, Junior, Riva, Maryland, Calvert High School (3 at 100)
4. Erin Hikiji, Senior, Mililani, Hawaii, Mililani High School (4 at 100)
5. Angie Dill, Junior, Eagle Bridge, New York, Salem Cambridge High School (5 at 100)
6. Emilie Gonzalez, Senior, Baldwin Park, California, Arroyo High School (6 at 100)
7. Angelina Cassioppi, Freshman, Roscoe, Illinois, Hononegah High School (8 at 100)
8. Gabriella Gomez, Freshman, Carol Stream, Illinois, Glenbard North High School (9 at 100)
9. Madison Avila, Senior, Madera, California, Los Banyos High School (10 at 100)
10. Gigi Bragg, Freshman, Anoka, Minnesota, Anoka High School (11 at 100),
11. Olivia DeGeorgio, Senior, Conroe, Texas, Woodlands College Park High School (12 at 100),
12. Valerie Solorio, Sophomore, Panama City, Florida, Mosely High School (13 at 100)
13. Mary Manis, Freshman, Orlando, Florida, Ponte Vedra High School (14 at 100)
14. Erica Pastoriza, Junior, Phoenix, Arizona, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (15 at 100)
15. Kealonie Vega, Junior, Kissimmee, Florida, Osceola Kissimmee High School (16 at 100)
16. Juliana Alejandro, Junior, Las Vegas, Nevada, Centennial High School (17 at 100)
17. Riley Banyas, Junior, Amherst, Ohio, Elyria High School (18 at 100)
18. Aspen Blasko, Freshman, Forest Lake, Minnesota, Forest Lake High School (19 at 100)
19. Isabella Morales, Senior, Toppenish, Washington, Toppenish High School (21 at 100)
20. Kayla McKinley-Johnson, Senior, Des Moines, Washington, Federal Way High School (NR)
21. Hayley Snyder, Sophomore, Vincent, Ohio, Warren Local High School (22 at 100)
22. Ashlyn Eli, Senior, Nixa, Missouri, Nixa High School (NR)
23. Jayleah Pletz, Junior, Shillington, Pennsylvania, Governor Mifflin High School (25 at 100)
24. Megan Spencer, Sophomore, Fairbanks, Alaska, Lathrop High School (NR)
25. Isabella Bocanegra, Junior, Glendale, Arizona, Liberty High School (NR)
Honorable Mention (alphabetically)
Abbygael Cabaug, Junior, Morgan Hill, California, Ann Sobrato High School (NR)
Makennah Craft, Freshman, Minford, Ohio, Jackson High School (NR)
Emaline Hicks, Junior, Ypsilanti, Michigan, Saline High School (NR)
Ashondra Valencia, Senior, Tulsa, Oklahoma, Wagoner High School (NR)

106 Pounds
1. Audrey Jimenez, Sophomore, Tucson, Arizona, Sunnyside High School (1 at 106)
2. Paige Morales, Junior, Clovis, California, Central High School (2 at 106)
3. Nyla Valencia, Senior, Morgan Hill, California, Ann Sobrato High School (3 at 106),
4. Faith Cole, Senior, Pacific, Missouri, Wildwood High School (4 at 106)
5. Karlee Brooks, Sophomore, Phoenix, Arizona, Valiant College Prep High School (5 at 106)
6. Sterling Dias, Senior, Las Vegas, Nevada, SLAM Academy (6 at 106)
7. Julianna Ocampo, Freshman, Elhart, Indiana, New Haven High School (10 at 106)
8. Ana Malovich, Freshman, Butler, Pennsylvania, Butler Senior High School (11 at 106)
9. Kaelani Shufeldt, Senior, Huntington Beach, California, Marina High School (13 at 106)
10. Sierra Chiesa, Freshman, West Springfield, Pennsylvania, Northwestern High School (8 at 106)
11. Molly Allen, Freshman, Underwood, Iowa, Underwood High School (9 at 106)
12. Chloe Dearwester, Sophomore, Cincinnati, Ohio, Harrison High School (12 at 106)
13. Reanah Utterback, Freshman, Eddyville, Iowa, Sigourney-Keota High School (14 at 106)
14. Clare Booe, Sophomore, Tarpon Springs, Florida, Palm Harbor University High School (15 at 106)
15. Virginia Foard, Junior, Reva, Virginia, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (7 at 106)
16. Makenzie Smith, Sophomore, Dale, Indiana, Heritage Hills High School (7 at 100)
17. Eliana Martinez, Senior, Allen, Texas, Allen High School (19 at 106)
18. Morgan Johnson, Junior, Greeley, Colorado, Loveland High School (20 at 100)
19. Marisol Rodriguez, soph., Fremont, California, James Logan High School (18 at 106)
20. Heather Crull, Freshman, Modoc, Indiana, Northeastern Middle School (16 at 106)
21. Avery Martinez, Senior, Amarillo, Texas, Canyon Randall High School (NR)
22. Avery Kibelbek, Senior, Limestone, Tennessee, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (20 at 106)
23. Kaylee Annis, Junior, Thurston, Oregon, Thurston High School (23 at 106)
24. Evelyn Holmes-Smith, Freshman, Enterprise, Alabama, Enterprise High School (24 at 106)
25. Anna Cullens, Junior, Wellington, Kansas, Wellington High School (25 at 106)
Honorable Mention (alphabetically)
Angelina Daoang, Sophomore, Honolulu, Hawaii, Punahou High School (21 at 106)
Maycee Peacher, Freshman, Bennington, Nebraska, Bennington High School (NR)
Bopa Quintana, Junior, Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, Sun Prairie High School (22 at 106)
Zoey Salmons, Junior, Branchland, West Virginia, Cabell Midland High School (21 at 106)
Audrey Scherer, Sophomore, St. Louis, Missouri, Lindbergh High School (NR)

112 Pounds
1. Cecilia Williams, Freshman, Lansing, Michigan, Holt Lutheran School (1 at 112)
2. Zao Estrada, Sophomore, Hilton Head, South Carolina, Hilton Head High School (2 at 112)
3. Kiely Tabaldo, Junior, Sunnyvale, California, Menlo-Atherton High School (3 at 112)
4. Anaya Falcon, Sophomore, Yorba Linda, California, Rowland High School (4 at 112)
5. Jenavi Alejandro, Senior, Las Vegas, Nevada, Centennial High School (5 at 112)
6. Eva Diaz, Senior, Waverly, Iowa, Waverly-Shell Rock High School, (8 at 112)
7. Angelina Vargas, Freshman, Kansas, City, Missouri, Park Hill High School (6 at 112)
8. Carley Ceshker, Eighth Grade, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, Traver High School (7 at 112)
9. Avery Ashley, Senior, Lucas Lovejoy High School, Texas (10 at 112)
10. Bayley Trang, Junior, Keller, Texas, Southlake Carroll High School (9 at 112)
11. Brissa Bernal, Freshman, Bixby, Oklahoma, EPIC Charter School (11 at 112)
12. Ava Bayless, Senior, Greenville, Pennsylvania, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (12 at 112)
13. Abbygale Duke, Senior, Patterson, New York, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (13 at 112)
14. Trinity Malave, Senior, Munster, Indiana, Munster High School (14 at 112)
15. Isabella Hoffman, Senior, Tega Cay, South Carolina, Fort Mill High School (15 at 112)
16. Haley Narahara, Senior, Aiea, Hawaii, Kamehameha-Kapalama High School (16 at 112)
17. Kaila Del Toro, Senior, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Taft High School (17 at 112)
18. Presley Anderson, Junior, Huntington Beach, California, Marina High School (18 at 112)
19. Shea Reisel, Senior, Somonauk, Illinois, Somonauk High School (19 at 112)
20. Lexia Schechterly, Sophomore, Hunlock Creek, Pennsylvania, Lake Lehman High School (22 at 106)
21. Raegan Briggs, Sophomore, Harrison, Ohio, Harrison High School (23 at 112)
22. Persaeus Gomez, Sophomore, Arvada, Colorado, Pomona High School (15 at 112)
23. Calli Gilchrist, Freshman, Norwalk, Connecticut, Norwalk High School (20 at 112)
24. Emma Albanese, Freshman, Las Vegas, Nevada, SLAM Academy (21 at 112),
25. Kyla Oliver, Freshman, St. Cloud, Florida, SCMS High School (NR)
Honorable Mention (alphabetically)
Kadence Beck, Junior, Lewiston, Idaho, Orofino High School (NR)
Ella-Lina Gonzalez, Junior, Clarksville, Tennessee, West Creek High School (NR)
Jacqueline Hernandez, Senior, Bakersfield, California, Frontier High School (NR)

117 Pounds
1. Jaclyn Dehney, Junior, Pelham, New Hampshire, Central Catholic High School (1 at 117)
2. Cadence Diduch, Freshman, Freeport, Illinois, Dakota Wrestling Club (2 at 117)
3. Ella Schmit, Senior, LeClare, Iowa, Bettendorf High School (3 at 117)
4. Torie Buchanan, Senior, West Terre Haute, Indiana, West Vigo High School (4 at 117)
5. Rianne Murphy, Sophomore, Valparaiso, Indiana, Wyoming Seminary (PA), (6 at 117)
6. Juliana Diaz, Senior, Orlando, Florida, Dr. Phillips High School (5 at 117)
7. Carissa Qureshi, Junior, Irvine, California, Portola High School (8 at 117)
8. Cameron Galvin, Orlando, Florida, Freedom High School (13 at 117)
9. Maya Davis, Senior, Chatham, Illinois, Chatham Glenwood High School (10 at 117)
10. Haley Vann, Junior, Portland, Oregon, Cleveland High School (12 at 117)
11. Nicole Koch, Senior, Delta, Colorado, Olathe High School (was Delta HS) (21 at 122)
12. Shayla Gallegos, Sophomore, Denver, Colorado, Jefferson High School (15 at 117)
13. Lexy Beadles, Senior, Riverbank, California, Calaveras High School (16 at 117)
14. Olivia Messerly, Junior, Gray, Kentucky, Ryle High School (17 at 117)
15. Madison Canales, Sophomore, Richmond, Texas, Foster High School (18 at 117)
16. Bella Williams, Freshman, Edmond, Oklahoma, Edmond North High School (NR)
17. Karen Salais, Senior, Calexico, California, Calexico High School (22 at 117)
18. Isabell Ortiz, Senior, Lakin, Kansas, Lakin High School (23 at 117)
19. Reagan Riddick, Junior, Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, First Flight High School (24 at 117)
20. Caitlyn Kelley, Junior, Florence, Wisconsin, Florence High School (24 at 112)
21. Alexis Hanks, Junior, Killeen, Texas, Killeen Ellison High School (NR)
22. Israel Resendez, Senior, Aurora, Colorado, Denver East High School (NR)
23. Trinity Pendergrass, Senior, Alaska, Palmer High School (NR)
24. Khaleah Kirk, Junior, Guthrie, Oklahoma, Guthrie High School (NR)
25. Kierstyn Bockert, Senior, Fairbanks, Alaska, Lathrop High School (25 at 117)
Honorable Mention
Riley Lerner, Sophomore, Mays Landing, New Jersey, Cedar Creek High School (NR)

122 Pounds
1. Katie Gomez, Senior, Van Nuys, California, Birmingham High School (1 at 122)
2. Jennifer Soto, Senior, Red Bluff, California, Orland High School (2 at 122)
3. Alexis Janiak, Senior, Plainfield, Illinois, Plainfield South High School (3 at 122)
4. Daniella Nugent, Freshman, Boxford, Massachusetts, Phillips Academy Andover (5 at 122)
5. Savannah Witt, Freshman, Kintnersville, Pennsylvania, Palisades Schools (6 at 122)
6. Ayana Medina, Senior, Hillsboro, Oregon, Hillsboro High School (7 at 122)
7. Elena Ivaldi, Junior, New Castle, California, Del Oro High School (7 at 117)
8. Alyssa Randles, Junior, Couer d’Alene, Idaho, Couer d’Alene High School (8 at 122)
9. Anna Krejsa, Senior, Greenwood, Indiana, Delta High School (10 at 122)
10. Tatiana Garcia, Senior, Amarillo, Texas, Caprock High School (14 at 122)
11. Alyssa Mahan, Junior, Wilmington, Delaware, Delaware Military Academy (13 at 122)
12. Trinity Howard, Senior, Chandler, Arizona, Basha High School (15 at 122)
13. Bianca Johnson junior, Moses Lake, Washington, Moses Lake High School (14 at 117)
14. Anna DiCugno, Junior, Lake Tapps, Washington, White River High School (9 at 117)
15. Brielle Bibla, Junior, St. Augustine, Florida, Nease High School (NR)
16. Catie Campbell, Senior, Crawfordsville, Indiana, North Montgomery High School (13 at 127)
17. Cali Leng, Junior, Milford Center, Ohio, Marysville High School (16 at 122)
18. Leah Gaitan, Senior, Yucaipa, California, Yucaipa High School (17 at 122)
19. Isabella Ngo, Senior, Dixon, California, Dixon High School (NR)
20. Alejandra Valdiviezo sophomore, Romona, California, Poway High School (11 at 122)
21. Katrina Kling, Senior, Washington, New Jersey, Warren Hills Regional High School (NR)
22. Lillian Avalos, Junior, Delhi, California, Pitman High School (NR)
23. Sophia Redwine, Senior, Newberg, Oregon, Newberg High School (18 at 122)
24. Addison Messerly, Junior, Gray, Kentucky, Ryle High School (19 at 122)
25. Taylor Colangelo, Sophomore, Peoria, Nevada, Liberty High School (22 at 122)
Honorable Mention (alphabetically)
Rose Kaplan, Sophomore, West Lafayette, Indiana, West Lafayette High School (20 at 122)
Emily Sullenger, Senior, Cascade Locks, Oregon, Hood River High School (NR)

127 Pounds
1. Savannah Cosme, Senior, Denver, Colorado, Chatfield High School (1 at 127)
2. Shelby Moore, Junior, Buckley, Washington, White River High School (2 at 127)
3. Sofia Macaluso, Senior, Minisink, New York, Minisink Valley High School (3 at 127),
4. Juliana Morris, Junior, Middlebury, Connecticut, Pomperaug High School (4 at 127)
5. Sarah Savidge, Senior, Colorado Springs, Colorado, Doherty High School (7 at 132)
6. Haylie Jaffe, Sophomore, Toughkenamon, Pennsylvania, Kennett High School (4 at 122)
7. Olivia Moreno, Junior, Austin, Texas, James Bowie High School (9 at 122)
8. Jordyn Fouse, Freshman, Roaring Springs, Pennsylvania, North Bedford County High School (5 at 127)
9. Valerie Hamilton, Sophomore, Gridley, Illinois, El Paso-Gridley High School (21 at 122)
10. Kailey Rees, Senior, Orlando, Florida, Freedom High School (6 at 127)
11. Skylar Little Soldier, Sophomore, Welch, Minnesota, Hastings High School (7 at 127)
12. Kylie Rule, Junior, Mineral Point, Wisconsin, Mineral Point High School (8 at 127)
13. Larissa Kaz, Senior, Jim Falls, Wisconsin, Chippewa Falls High School (9 at 127)
14. May Prado, Sophomore, Marietta, Georgia, Lassiter High School (10 at 127)
15. Cristelle Rodriguez, Senior, Fresno, California, Buchanan High School (12 at 127)
16. Josie Davis, Junior, Sidney, Ohio, Sidney High School (12 at 122)
17. Sofia Brynman-Metcalf, Senior, Sullivan, Wisconsin, Jefferson High School (18 at 132)
18. Brenya Crahan, Sophomore, Nixa, Missouri, Nixa High School (19 at 132)
19. Mackenzie Pratt, Freshman, Granite City, Illinois, Granite City High School (16 at 127)
20. Regan Rosseter, Sophomore, Omaha, Nebraska, Omaha Westside High School (17 at 127)
21. Berlin Brodie Kiddoo, Senior, Westville, Illinois, Westville High School (18 at 127)
22. Camryn Brown, Junior, Woodbridge, Connecticut, Amity Regional High School (21 at 127)
23. Ciara Riner, Sophomore, Proctorville, Ohio, Spring Valley High School (WV) (24 at 127)
24. Katie Ward, Junior, Reno, Nevada, McQueen High School (14 at 127)
25. Tatum Shepherd, Sophomore, Schaller, Iowa, Ridgeview High School (22 at 127)
Honorable Mention, alphabetically
Sophia Barnes, Junior, Council Bluffs, Iowa, Lewis Center High School (23 at 127)
Elizabeth Duvall, Senior, Rockall, Texas, Rockwall High School (NR)
Nicole Redmond, Sophomore, Olathe, Kansas, Olathe-South High School (25 at 122)
Natallie Tobuk, Junior, Nome, Alaska, Nome High School (NR)

132 Pounds
1. Hanna Errthum, Junior, Mount Horeb, Wisconsin, Mt. Horeb High School (2 at 132)
2. Taylor Fierbach-Graveman, Junior, Spearfish, South Dakota, Spearfish High School (4 at 132)
3. Marissa Jimenez, Senior, Caldwell, Idaho, Caldwell High School (5 at 132)
4. Isabella Amaro, Senior, Scappoose, Oregon, Scappoose High School (6 at 132)
5. Madyson Gray, Senior, Lawrence, Kansas, Lawrence Free State High School (8 at 132)
6. Carina Giangeruso, Sophomore, Crosswicks, New Jersey, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (9 at 132)
7. April Kelly, Senior, Taylors, South Carolina, Woodmont High School (12 at 132)
8. Ragan Retell, Junior, Troy, New York, Tamarac High School (11 at 132)
9. Hailey Chapman, Senior, Lake Arrowhead, California, Rim of the World High School (14 at 132)
10. Natasha Markoutsis, Senior, Yorkville, Illinois, Yorkville High School (15 at 132)
11. Mylei Seigla, Senior, Tucson, Arizona, Canyon Del Oro High School (17 at 132)
12. Macy Smith, Senior, Waverly, Iowa, Waverly-Shell Rock High School (NR)
13. Lilly Luft, Junior, Charles City, Iowa, Charles City High School (10 at 132)
14. Aileen Lester, Junior, Iliema, Alaska, Newhalen High School (20 at 132)
15. Alicen Dillard, Sophomore, Morrison, Colorado, Pomona High School (22 at 132)
16. Liana Carney, Senior, Wrangell, Alaska, Wrangell High School (23 at 122)
17. Gabby Miller, Senior, Janesburg, New Jersey, Monroe Township High School (21 at 132)
18. Cailin Campbell, Senior, Crawfordsville, Indiana, North Montgomery High School (15 at 127)
19. Cece Ravanelle, Sophomore, Hope, Rhode Island, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (25 at 132),
20. Annika Behrends, Senior, Shell Rock, Iowa, Waverly-Shell Rock High School (NR)
21. Luiza Noguiera, Junior, Huntington Park, California, Birmingham High School (NR)
22. Gianna DiBenedetto, Sophomore, Rancho Cordova, California, Folsom High School (20 at 127)
23. Taylor Miess, Junior, Castle Rock, Colorado, Chatfield High School (NR)
24, Kristen Schellenberg, Sophomore, Scribner, Nebraska, Scibner-Snyder High School (18 at 132)
25. Madeline Haynes, Freshman, Fenton, Missouri, Rockwood Summit High School (NR)
Honorable Mention, alphabetically
Quincy Glendenning, Senior, Lebanon, Missouri, Lebanon High School (NR)
Magdalena Ivanova, Senior, Boise, Idaho, Bishop Kelly High School (NR)

138 Pounds
1. Korina Blades, Senior, Broadview, Illinois, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (1 at 138)
2. Skylar Hattendorf, Senior, Hookset, New Hampshire, Bow High School (2 at 138)
3. Savannah Gomez, Junior, Calexico, California, Brawley Union High School (3 at 138)
4. Sydney Perry, Sophomore, Batavia, Illinois, Batavia High School (4 at 138)
5. Jada Llamido, Junior, Oviedo, Florida, Hagerty High School (6 at 138)
6. Paige Wehrmeister, Senior, Chesterfield, Missouri, Parkway West High School (7 at 138)
7. Janida Garcia, Junior, Modesto, California, Central Catholic High School (1 at 132)
8. Esther Han, Senior, senior, Orem, Utah, Mountain View High School (3 at 132)
9. Mariah Wahl, Senior, Cutbank, Montana, Cutbank High School (8 at 138)
10. Aubrey Yauger, Senior, Burleson, Texas, Centennial High School (10 at 138)
11. Alina Antillon, Senior, Denver, Colorado, Mullen High School (24 at 132)
12. Sarah Henckel, Freshman, Southbury, Connecticut, Rochambeau Middle School (11 at 138)
13. Alondra Morales, Junior, Royal City, Washington, Othello High School (9 at 138)
14. Clarissa Agostini, Senior, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada, Eastwood Collegiate Institute (14 at 138)
15. Cassia Zammit, Junior, Miamisburg, Ohio, Miamisburg High School (15 at 138)
16. Abigail Varady, Senior, Duvall, Washington, Cedarcrest High School (NR)
17. Elleni Johnson, Senior, West Jordan, Utah, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (13 at 132)
18. Mishell Rebisch, Sophomore, Washington, Michigan, Romeo High School (16 at 138)
19. Alexia Bensoussan, Senior, Menlo Park, California, Menlo-Atherton High School (19 at 127)
20. Taydem Khamjoi, Junior, Stockton, California, Chavez High School (11 at 127)
21. Amitria McNack, Freshman, Clinton, Missouri, Clinton High School (25 at 144)
22. Alessandra Elliott, Junior, Staten Island, New York, Tottenville High School (12 at 138)
23. Lydia Roope, Junior, Bay City, Michigan, Bay City Western High School (17 at 138)
24. Tyler Richardson, Senior, Vale, Oregon, Vale High School (20 at 138)
25. Amanda Connors, Junior, Saddle River, New Jersey, Northern Highlands Regional High School (21 at 138)
Honorable Mention, alphabetically
Reagan Gallaway, Junior, Kearney, Nebraska, Amherst High School (23 at 138)
Taylor Martinez, Senior, Aubrey. Texas, Prosper High School (NR)
Emma Matera, Senior, Delran, New Jersey, Delran High School (NR)
Yasmine Oliveria, Senior, Birmingham, Alabama, Spain Park High School (25 at 138)
Veronica Whitacre, Senior, Jamesburg, New Jersey, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (22 at 138)

144 Pounds
1. Reese Larramendy, Senior, Reno, Nevada, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (2 at 144)
2. Grace Stem, Senior, Snow Shoe, Pennsylvania, Bald Eagle Area High School (3 at 144)
3. Kendall Bostelman, Senior, Napoleon, Ohio, Wyoming Seminary (5 at 144)
4. Maddie Kubicki, Junior, Kansas City, Missouri, Park Hill South High School (6 at 144)
5. Isabella Mir, Senior, Las Vegas, Nevada, Centennial High School (10 at 144)
6. Faith Bartoszek, Sophomore, Wrightstown, Wisconsin, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (11 at 144
7. Schyler Caringi, Senior, Earlton, New York, Coxsackie-Athens High School (12 at 144)
8. AshLynn Goodwin, Junior, Wichita, Kansas, Goddard High School (13 at 144)
9. Alexandra Nelson, Senior, Charlestown, Rhode Island, Chariho High School (NR)
10. Stella Steigler, Junior, Orange, Virginia, Orange High School (14 at 144)
11. Nebi Tsarni, Sophomore, Montgomery Village, Maryland, Watkins Mill High School (9 at 144)
12. Caitlyn Davis, Senior, Hilton Head, South Carolina, Hilton Head High School (15 at 144)
13. Avangeline Turner, Sophomore, Davis, California, Davis High School (5 at 138)
14. Alana Ontiveros, Junior, Denair, California, Pitman High School (NR)
15. Aulani Davis, Junior, Kokomo, Indiana, Kokomo High School (13 at 138)
16. Johanna Forman, Junior, Upland, California, Upland High School (18 at 138)
17. Avry Ryhal, Sophomore, Mercer, Pennsylvania, Wyoming Seminary (PA), (16 at 144)
18. Emma Peach, Freshman, Marengo, Iowa, Iowa Valley High School (18 at 144)
19. Charlotte Gilfoil, Sophomore, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (19 at 144)
20. Lydia Krauss, Senior, Boyne City, Michigan, Boyne City High School (21 at 144)
21. Loralei Smith, Junior, Milton, West Virginia, Cabell Midland High School (22 at 144)
22. Kaylie Petersen, Sophomore, Evansville, Indiana, Central High School (20 at 144)
23. Marisa Roth, Senior, Brookfield, Wisconsin, Brookfield Central High School (23 at 144)
24. Attalia Watson, Junior, Homewood, Illinois, Homewood-Flossmor High School (19 at 138)
25. Trinity Donovan, Junior, Soldotna, Alaska, Soldotna High School (NR)
Honorable Mention, alphabetically
Genevieve An, Sophomore, Marietta, Georgia, Kennesaw Mountain High School (24 at 138)
Chloe Charlesworth, Junior, Burke, Virginia, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (24 at 144)
Estella Rodriguez, Senior, Bakersfield, California, Foothill High School (NR)
Bryce White, Junior, Hermitage, Tennessee, Cane Ridge High School (NR)

152 Pounds
1. Amit Elor, Concord, California, Senior, College Park High School, (1 at 152)
2. Destiny Rodriguez, Junior, West Linn, Oregon, West Linn High School (1 at 144)
3. Jasmine Robinson, Sophomore, Allen, Texas, Allen High School (2 at 152)
4. Piper Fowler, Freshman, Cleveland, Tennessee, Cleveland High School (4 at 144)
5. Amarisa Manuel, Sophomore, Washington, Michigan, Romeo High School (7 at 144)
6. Maggie Graham, Junior, Bartlett, Tennessee, Bartlett High School (8 at 144)
7. Haley Ward, Junior, Independence, Missouri, Ft. Osage High School (3 at 152)
8. Piper Staniford, Senior, Dallas, Pennsylvania, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (4 at 152)
9. Ella Nichols, Senior, Bristol, Connecticut, Bristol Eastern High School (5 at 152)
10. Sidney Sullens, Senior, Cleveland, Georgia, White County High School (6 at 152)
11. Logan Ryan, Senior, Sandusky, Michigan, Sandusky High School (8 at 152)
12. Dakota-Marie Dinielli, Senior, Plainville, Connecticut, Plainville High School (11 at 152)
13. Brooklyn Hays, Senior, Lindon, Utah, Pleasant Grove High School (12 at 152)
14. Naomi Simon, Sophomore, Decorah, Iowa, Decorah High School (13 at 152)
15. Briana Araujo-Batista, Senior, Gonzales, Louisiana, East Ascension High School (14 at 152)
16. Kiersten O’Neill, Senior, Indianapolis, Indiana, Warren Central High School (15 at 152
17. Victoria Guinard, Junior, Colorado Springs, Colorado, Discovery Canyon High School (NR)
18. Aspen Barber, Senior, Monument, Colorado, Palmer Ridge High School (9 at 152)
19. Mia Cayard, Junior, Mustang, Oklahoma, Mustang High School (16 at 152)
20. Sage Benca, Senior, New Braunfels, Texas, Comal Smithson Valley High School (25 at 152)
21. Avery Beckman, Sophomore, Friendsville, Texas, Friendswood High School (17 at 152)
22. Trinity Gottler, Junior, Frankfort, Kentucky, Anderson County High School (18 at 152)
23. Zoe Hussar, Senior, Perrysburg, Ohio, Rossford High School (19 at 152)
24. Genesis Gilmore, Junior, Clarksville, Tennessee, Montgomery Central High School (20 at 152)
25. Brynn Green, Junior, Howell, Michigan, Howell High School (12 at 164)
Honorable Mention, alphabetically
Emily Brown, Sophomore, Salamanca, New York, Salamanca High School (22 at 152)
Skylar Slade, Eighth Grade, Altoona, Iowa, Southeast Polk Middle School (21 at 152)

164 Pounds
1. Kylie Welker, Senior, Waterford, Wisconsin, Waterford Union High School (1 at 164)
2. Kennedy Blades, Senior, Broadview, Illinois, Wyoming Seminary (2 at 164)
3. Lillian Freitas, Senior, Modesto, California, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (3 at 164)
4. Rose Cassioppi, Junior, Hononegah, Illinois, Hononegah High School (4 at 164
5. Shannon Workinger, Senior, Quincy, Washington, Quincy High School (5 at 164)
6. Lily El-Masri, Senior, Novato, California, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (6 at 164)
7. Bella Porcelli, Sophomore, Pleasant Hill, Iowa, Southeast Polk High School (7 at 164)
8. Alexandra Hofrichter, Junior, Deerbrook, Wisconsin, Antigo High School (7 at 152)
9. Alexandria Hernandez, Senior, Bonny Lake, Washington, White River High School (9 at 164)
10, Rachel Schauer, Sophomore, Mt. Hope, Wisconsin, Fennimore High School (10 at 164)
11. Bo Geibe, Senior, Constantine, Michigan, Constantine High School (11 at 164)
12. Jael Miller freshman, Smickburg, Pennsylvania, homeschooled, wrestles for Punxsutawney Area Schools (13 at 164)
13. Ali Haiser, Junior, Lebanon, Missouri, Lebanon High School (14 at 164
14. Abbie Miles, Senior, New Castle, Pennsylvania, Laurel High School (15 at 164)
15. Taylor Waddy, Freshman, Mineral, Virginia, Louisa County High School (NR)
16. Kaitlyn Pegarella, Senior, Nanticoke, Pennsylvania, Nanticoke High School (8 at 164)
17. Eryn Hubble, Senior, Leesburg, Virginia, Tuscarora High School (16 at 164)
18. Millie Azlin, Eighth Grade, Broken Arrow High School (18 at 164)
19. Sidney Milligan, Junior, Owasso, Oklahoma, Owasso High School (19 at 164)
20. Nina Sandoval, Senior, Gilbert, Arizona, Camp Verde High School (10 at 152)
21. Kaylie Hall, Freshman, Romney, West Virginia, Romney Middle School (17 at 164)
22. Katelyn Lewis, Senior, Peshtigo, Wisconsin, Peshtigo High School (20 at 164)
23. Kaylee Ricketts, Junior, Wahoo, Nebraska, Wahoo High School (25 at 164)
24. Ruby Rios, Junior, Toppenish, Washington, Toppenish High School (NR)
25. Kiera Hubmaster, Senior, Newton, New Jersey, Kittatinny High School (19 at 180)
Honorable Mention, alphabetically
Hailey Jo Ahsmuhs, Senior, Richland, Washington, Richland High School (NR)
Emily Bellant, Junior, North Pole, Alaska, North Pole High School (NR)
Anna McDougal, Senior, Veneta, Oregon, Central Linn High School (24 at 152)

180 Pounds
1. Sabrina Nauss, Sophomore, Brighton, Michigan, Brighton High School (1 at 180)
2. Ella Pagel, Freshman, Nerstrand, Minnesota, Northfield High School (2 at 180)
3. Alivia White, Junior, Lake Stevens, Washington, Marysville-Pilchuk High School (3 at 180)
4. Dasia Yearby, Senior, Wellford, South Carolina, Christ Church Episcopal School (4 at 180)
5. Ki’eisha Cathey, Senior, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Broken Arrow High School (5 at 180)
6. Maliya Castillo, Senior, Bakersfield, California, Ridgeview High School (6 at 180)
7. Henlee Haynes, Junior, Panama City, Florida, Arnold High School (7 at 180)
8. Olivia Stean, Sophomore, Bonner Sprngs, Kansas, Bonner Springs High School (8 at 180)
9. Ella Beam, Senior, Lawndale, North Carolina, Burns High School (9 at 180)
10. Kaylie Upson, Senior, Philips, Wisconsin, Phillips High School (10 at 180)
11. Blythe Cayko, Junior, Centennial, Colorado, Eaglecrest High School (12 at 180)
12. Amanda Pace, Senior, North Bergen, New Jersey, North Bergen High School (14 at 180)
13. Sophie Pollack, Sophomore, Canandaigua, New York, Canandaigua High School (13 at 180)
14. Symphony Veloz, Sophomore, Elgin, Oklahoma, Elgin High School (15 at 180)
15. Mackenzie Konanz, Junior, Granger, Indiana, Penn High School (16 at 180)
16. Payton Curley, Senior, Dover, Ohio, Dover High School (17 at 180)
17. Stefany Valencia, Senior, Mesa, Arizona, Mesa Westwood High School (11 at 180)
18. Cheyenne Meade, Senior, Troy, Ohio, Troy High School (18 at 180) 0
19. Lyndsey Buechman, Senior, Abilene, Kansas, Abilene High School (20 at 180)
20. Kerly Borbor Ordonez, Senior, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Brunswick High School (22 at 180)
21. Kali Hayden, Sophomore, Tulsa, Oklahoma, Union High School (23 at 180)
22. Brittney Reed, Senior, Richmond, Virginia, Highland Springs High School (NR)
23. Twyla Anderstrom, Senior, Heber Springs, Arkansas, Redington High School (NR)
24. Tilisa Matakaiongo, Freshman, Cedar City, Utah, Canyon View High School (NR)
25. Jessica Villanueva, Senior, San Juan, Texas, PSJA Early College High School (22 at 164)
Honorable Mention, alphabetically
Amelia Frounfelter, Junior, Mountain Home, Arkansas, Mountain Home High School (NR)
Abigale Swanson, Junior, Rhinelander, Wisconsin, Rhinelander High School (NR)
Reece Woods, Junior, Eagle, Idaho, Eagle High School (NR)

200 Pounds
1. Sam Calkins, Senior, Brentwood, California, Liberty High School (1 at 200)
2. Riley Dempewolf, Senior, Lafayette, Indiana, McCutcheon High School (2 at 200)
3. Kiera Ganey, Junior, Belleville, Illinois, Belleville East High School (3 at 200)
4. Ella Murphey, Sophomore, Knoxville, Tennessee, Harden Valley High School (4 at 200)
5. Catherine Dutton, Junior, Springfield, Missouri, Central High School (5 at 200)
6. Lexi Shannon, Senior, Kingswood, Texas, Humble Kingwood Park High School (6 at 200)
7. Savannah Isaac, Sophomore, Toledo, Ohio, Whitmer High School (7 at 200)
8. Isabella Renfro, Sophomore, Seneca, Missouri, Seneca High School (NR)
9. Brooke Bennett, Junior, Bonne Terre, Missouri, North County High School (NR)
10. Mariyah Brumley, Sophomore, Lebanon, Missouri, Lebanon High School (8 at 200)
11. Trinity Monaghan, Senior, Harleysville, Pennsylvania, Souderton Area High School (9 at 200)
12. Taylor Knox, Junior, Calhan, Colorado, Calhan High School (10 at 200)
13. Kailyn Garrett, Senior, South Lyon, Michigan, South Lyon High School (13 at 200)
14. Kaylyn Munn, Senior, Platte City, Missouri, Platte County High School (12 at 200
15. Rachel Eddy, Junior, Independence, Iowa, Independence High School (14 at 200)
16. Alyssa Favara, Sophomore, Naples, Florida, Palmetto Ridge High School (19 at 200)
17. Amariah Marenco, Junior, Carrollton, Georgia, Carrollton High School (15 at 200)
18. Azreal Smith, Freshman, Tulsa, Oklahoma, Union High School (16 at 200)
19. Alyssa Arana, Senior, Santa Maria, California, San Fernando High School (17 at 200)
20. Jacinta Fonoti, Senior, Mililani, Hawaii, Mililani High School (18 at 200)
21. Ellie Harlow, Senior, Bowersville, Ohio, Greeneview High School (21 at 200)
22. Sydney Bentley, Senior, Henderson, Nevada, Coronado High School (22 at 200)
23. Cheyenne Ruiz, Sophomore, Taylorsville, Utah, Taylorsville High School (23 at 200)
24. Kassidee Savaria, Junior, Billings, Montana, Billings Skyview High School (NR)
25. Madisen Pillers, Sophomore, Newport, Washington, Newport High School (11 at 200)
Honorable Mention, alphabetically
Delaney Cobbs, Senior, Burlington, Washington, Burlington-Edison High School (NR)
Ava Mull, Senior, Larned, Kansas, Larned High School (NR)
Tru Willis, Sophomore, Tacoma, Washington, Silas High School (NR)

225 Pounds
1. Eliana Bommarito, Senior, Brighton, Michigan, Hartland High School (1 at 225) 3
2. Karla Padilla Zepeda, Senior, South Weber, Utah, Northridge High School (2 at 225)
3. Stefania Jaramillo, Junior, Commerce City, Colorado, Far Northeast High School (3 at 225)
4. Annika Miles, Senior, Sacramento, California, Elk Grove High School (4 at 225)
5. Leah Mindiola, Junior, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, Oconomowoc High School (5 at 225)
6. Andrea Smith, Senior, Middleburg, Florida, Orange Park High School (6 at 225)
7. Justina Chong Nee, Senior, Clarksville, Tennessee, Rossview High School (7 at 225)
8. Valerie Smith, Senior, Nashville, Tennessee, McGavock High School (8 at 225)
9. Olivia Huckfelt, Sophomore, Spencer, Iowa, Spencer High School (9 at 225)
10. Alaina Jackson, Junior, Minerva, Ohio, Minerva High School (10 at 225)
11. Karlie Harlow, Junior, Bowersville, Ohio, Greeneview High School (11 at 225)
12. Ciara Monger, Sophomore, Calhan, Colorado, Calhan High School (12 at 225)
13. Isabella Durgan, Senior, Alamosa, Colorado, Alamosa High School (NR)
14. Kennedy Eggering, Senior, St. Charles, Missouri, Francis Howell High School (15 at 225)
15. Makayla Rivera, Junior, Olathe, Kansas, Olathe High School (13 at 225)
16. Shae Meador, Senior, Attica, Indiana, Attica High School (14 at 225)
17. Naomi Norton, Junior, Arizona Lutheran High School (17 at 225)
18. Kiara Brin, Senior, Orlando, Florida, Freedom High School (NR)
19. Gianna Faura, Senior, Bloomfield, New Jersey, Bloomfield High School (NR)
20. Lilijana Reyes, Junior, Hanover Park, Illinois, Schaumberg High School (19 at 225)
21. Layla Davis, Eighth Grade, Cinthiana, Kentucky, Harrison County High School (20 at 225)
22. Emilie Schweizer, Junior, Buhler, Kansas, Buhler High School (21 at 225)
23. Zoë Adam, Junior, Canton, South Dakota, Canton High School (22 at 225)
24. Alice Bent, Junior, Fair Banks, Alaska, West Valley High School (NR)
25. Ruby Perez, Junior, Springdale, Arkansas, Springdale High School (NR)
Honorable Mention, alphabetically
Cayden Jones, Senior, Mountain Home, Arkansas, Mountain Home High School (18 at 225)
Claire Paasch, Junior, West Point, Nebraska, West Point Beemer High School (NR)
Trinity Washko, Junior, Justin Texas, Northwest High School (25 at 225)


National Girls High School Pound-For-Pound Rankings
Developed by National Wrestling Hall of Fame, USA Wrestling and FloWrestling
January 7, 2022

  1. Kylie Welker, Senior, Waterford, Wisconsin, Waterford Union High School (1 at 164) 1 last time
    2. Amit Elor, Concord, California, Senior, College Park High School, (1 at 152) 2 last time
    3. Kennedy Blades, Senior, Broadview, Illinois, Wyoming Seminary (2 at 164) 3 last time
    4. Katie Gomez, Senior, Van Nuys, California, Birmingham High School (1 at 122) 4 last time
    5. Korina Blades, Senior, Broadview, Illinois, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (1 at 138) 5 last time
    6. Lillian Freitas, Senior, Modesto, California, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (3 at 164) 6 last time
    7. Audrey Jimenez, Sophomore, Tucson,, Arizona, Sunnyside High School (1 at 106) 7 last time
    8. Savannah Cosme, Senior, Denver, Colorado, Pomona High School (1 at 127) 8 last time
    9. Shelby Moore, Junior, Buckley, Washington, White River High School (2 at 127) 9 last time
    10. Eliana Bommarito, Senior, Brighton, Michigan, Hartland High School (1 at 225) 10 last time
    11. Skylar Hattendorf, Senior, Hookset, New Hampshire, Bow High School (2 at 138) 11 last time
    12. Destiny Rodriguez, Junior, West Linn, Oregon, West Linn High School (2 at 152), 14 last time
    13. Jasmine Robinson, Sophomore, Allen, Texas, Allen High School (3 at 152), 12 last time
    14. Brianna Gonzalez, Senior, Baldwin Park, California, Arroyo High School (1 at 100), 13 last time
    15. Jaclyn Dehney, Junior, Pelham, New Hampshire, Central Catholic High School (1 at 117), 15 last time
    16. Sam Calkins, Senior, Brentwood, California, Liberty High School (1 at 200), 16 last time
    17. Sabrina Nauss, Sophomore, Brighton, Michigan, Brighton High School (1 at 180), 17 last time
    18. Ava Ward, Freshman, Centralia, Missouri, Centerline High School (2 at 100) 18 last time
    19. Reese Larramendy, Senior, Reno, Nevada, Wyoming Seminary (PA) (1 at 144), 19 last time
    20. Paige Morales, Junior, Clovis, California, Central High School (2 at 106), 20 last time.
    21. Riley Dempewolf, Senior, Lafayette, Indiana, McCutcheon High School (2 at 200), 22 last time
    22. Cadence Diduch, Freshman, Freeport, Illinois, Dakota Wrestling Club (2 at 117), 23 last time
    23. Ella Pagel, Freshman, Nerstrand, Minnesota, Northfield High School (2 at 180), 25 last time
    24. Sofia Macaluso, Senior, Minisink, New York, Minisink Valley High School (3 at 127), unranked last time
    25. Savannah Gomez, Junior, Calexico, California, Brawley Union High School (3 at 138), unranked last time

 

Gerry deSimas, Jr., is the editor and founder of Connecticut Wrestling Online. He is an award-winning writer and has been covering sports in Connecticut and New England for more than 35 years. He was inducted into the New England High School Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2018.

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