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Connecticut Wrestling Online top 10 wrestling poll

Connecticut Wrestling Online conducts a weekly poll of the top 10 high school wrestling teams in the state of Connecticut. Voters include state coaches and members of the media. 

Our latest poll:

Final, Wednesday, March 4, 2020

The final Connecticut Wrestling Online’s top 10 high school wrestling poll for the 2019-20 season. First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s poll ranking.

Team Record Pts LW Class
1. Danbury (15) 16-0 450 1 LL
2. Fairfield Warde 19-1 416 3 LL
3. Xavier 8-0 394 4 L
4. Simsbury 14-1 358 2 L
5. Bristol Eastern 12-1 310 5 L
6. Southington 17-2 286 6 LL
7. Killingly 25-3 241 11 S
8. New Milford 8-1 216 14 L
9. Suffield/Windsor Locks 15-4 198 nr M
10. Trumbull 18-7 173 8 LL
Also receiving votes: Foran (27-7) 124, Bristol Central (22-2) 119, Staples (22-5) 78, Joel Barlow (8-12) 75, Haddam-Killingworth (10-3) 71, Glastonbury (11-6) and Branford (26-1) 39, Ledyard (22-7) 32, Wethersfield (11-2) 8, New Haven 7
Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Mike Cunningham, Xavier; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Chris Gamble, Waterford; David Green, Nonnewaug; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Paul Musso, New Fairfield; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury; T.J. Silva, Simsbury; Jimmy Zanor, Norwich Bulletin. Not voting this week: Patrick Risley, Windham High; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden

 

Week 8, Tuesday, February 18

Connecticut Wrestling Online’s top 10 high school wrestling poll. First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s poll ranking.

Team Record Pts LW Class
1. Danbury (16) 16-0 480 1 LL
2. Simsbury 14-1 440 2 L
3. Fairfield Warde 19-1 410 3 LL
4. Xavier 8-0 394 4 L
5. Bristol Eastern 12-1 344 5 L
6. Southington 17-2 322 6 LL
7. Staples 22-5 241 9 LL
8. Bristol Central 22-2 222 7 L
9. Trumbull 18-7 218 8 LL
10. Branford 23-1 182 10 M
Also receiving votes: Killingly (25-3) 170, East Haven (18-6) 127, Foran (27-7) 108, New Milford (7-1) 99, Ledyard (21-7) 85, Wethersfield (11-2) 41, Guilford (20-6) 32, Manchester (18-5) 15, Newtown (13-5) and Ellis Tech (18-8) 8, Windham (12-10) and NFA (13-8) 7
Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Chris Gamble, Waterford; David Green, Nonnewaug; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Paul Musso, New Fairfield; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury; T.J. Silva, Simsbury; Jimmy Zanor, Norwich Bulletin. Not voting this week: Mike Cunningham, Xavier

Week 7, Tuesday, February 11

The Connecticut Wrestling Online’s Top 10 high school wrestling poll. First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s poll ranking.

Team Record Pts LW Class
1. Danbury (16) 16-0 480 1 LL
2. Simsbury 13-1 442 2 L
3. Fairfield Warde 18-1 412 3 LL
4. Xavier 7-0 390 4 L
5. Bristol Eastern 11-1 342 5 L
6. Southington 16-2 328 6 LL
7. Bristol Central 22-1 252 7 L
8. Trumbull 17-7 242 8 LL
9. Staples 21-5 204 9 LL
10. Branford 22-1 165 nr M
Also receiving votes: Foran (26-7) 164, Killingly (25-3) 158, Ledyard (21-7) 98, New Milford (6-1) 69, Guilford (20-5) 60, East Haven (15-6) 53, Wethersfield (10-2), Manchester (18-4) 43, Haddam-Killingworth (9-3) 21, Ellis Tech (18-7) and Windham (12-10) 7
Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Chris Gamble, Waterford; David Green, Nonnewaug; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Paul Musso, New Fairfield; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury; T.J. Silva, Simsbury; Jimmy Zanor, Norwich Bulletin. Not voting this week: Mike Cunningham, Xavier

 

Week 6, Monday, February 3

The Connecticut Wrestling Online’s Top 10 high school wrestling poll. First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s poll ranking.

Team Record Pts LW Class
1. Danbury (17) 12-0 510 1 LL
2. Simsbury 8-1 456 2 L
3. Fairfield Warde 11-0 418 3 LL
4. Xavier 6-0 408 4 L
5. Bristol Eastern 7-0 386 5 L
6. Southington 11-2 336 6 LL
7. Bristol Central 18-0 272 8 L
8. Trumbull 11-6 242 7 LL
9. Staples 18-4 230 9 LL
10. Killingly 20-2 224 10 S
Also receiving votes: Branford (19-1) 174, Ledyard (17-6) 103, Foran (20-7) 100, East Haven (15-5) 88, Guilford (18-3) 76, Manchester (16-3) 64, Wethersfield (9-2) and New Milford (5-1) 40, Haddam-Killingworth (9-3) 39, Platt (21-9) 17, Ellis Tech (18-7) 8, Windham (11-7) 7
Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Mike Cunningham, Xavier; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Chris Gamble, Waterford; David Green, Nonnewaug; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Paul Musso, New Fairfield; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury; T.J. Silva, Simsbury; Jimmy Zanor, Norwich Bulletin.

 

Week 5, Tuesday, January 28

The Connecticut Wrestling Online’s Top 10 high school wrestling poll. First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s poll ranking.

Team Rec. Pts. LW Class
1. Danbury (15) 8-0 450 1 LL
2. Simsbury 5-0 410 2 L
3. Fairfield Warde 10-0 386 3 LL
4. Xavier 5-0 348 4 L
5. Bristol Eastern 6-0 342 5 L
6. Southington 8-1 300 6 LL
7. Trumbull 11-5 247 8 LL
8. Bristol Central 17-0 214 7 L
9. Staples 13-4 184 10 LL
10. Killingly 16-2 148 9 S
Also receiving votes: Ledyard (15-4) 124, Branford (15-1) 117, Manchester (15-3) 109, Foran (20-6) 96, Guilford (15-2) 89, East Haven (14-5) 60, Haddam-Killingworth (5-2) 24, Ellis Tech (17-4) and New Milford (3-1) 22, NFA (11-8) 12, Wethersfield (8-2) 9, East Hartford (8-5) 8, Platt (18-7) and Windham (10-6) 7
Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Chris Gamble, Waterford; David Green, Nonnewaug; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury; T.J. Silva, Simsbury; Jimmy Zanor, Norwich Bulletin. Not voting this week: Paul Musso, New Fairfield; Mike Cunningham, Xavier

 

Week 4, Tuesday, January 21

The Connecticut Wrestling Online’s Top 10 high school wrestling poll. First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s poll ranking.

Team Record Pts LW Class
1. Danbury (16) 7-0 480 1 LL
2. Simsbury 4-0 414 2 L
3. Fairfield Warde 6-0 412 3 LL
4. Xavier 4-0 402 6 L
5. Bristol Eastern 5-0 358 4 L
6. Southington 7-1 286 7 LL
7. Bristol Central 16-0 239 8 L
8. Trumbull 11-5 237 10 LL
9. Killlingly 13-0 232 6 S
10. Staples 9-3 228 9 LL
Also receiving votes: Foran (18-4) 127, Guilford (10-2) 95, Manchester (14-3) 73, Haddam-Killingworth (4-0) 62, East Haven (11-4) 56, Suffield/Windsor Locks (7-1) 51, Branford (14-1) 49, Ellis Tech (15-2) 42, New Milford (3-1) 28, Fitch (7-7) 19, Windham (7-4) 15, Middletown (4-7) and Joel Barlow (6-8) 8, RHAM (11-5), Wethersfield (3-1) and Greenwich (6-5) 7
Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Mike Cunningham, Xavier; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Chris Gamble, Waterford; David Green, Nonnewaug; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Paul Musso, New Fairfield; Chris Piel, New Milford; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury; T.J. Silva, Simsbury; Jimmy Zanor, Norwich Bulletin. Not voting this week: Patrick Risley, Windham High

 

Week 3, Monday, January 13

The Connecticut Wrestling Online’s Top 10 high school wrestling poll. First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s poll ranking.

Team Record Pts LW Class
1. Danbury (17) 3-0 510 1 LL
2. Simsbury 3-0 454 3 L
3.Fairfield Warde 5-0 444 2 LL
4. Bristol Eastern 4-0 394 4 L
5. Xavier 3-0 386 5 L
6. Killingly 12-0 306 8 S
7. Southington 6-1 292 6 LL
8. Bristol Central 13-0 240 10 L
9. Staples 8-3 222 7 LL
10. Trumbull 10-5 197 nr LL
Also receiving votes: Foran (15-3) 145, Suffield/Windsor Locks (6-0) 96, Guilford (9-2) 89,  East Haven (9-2) 84, Manchester (13-3) 82, Haddam-Killingworth (4-0) 75, Branford (10-1) 53, New Milford (3-0) 40, Middletown (3-6) 33, Ellis Tech (11-2) 21, Ledyard (6-4) 17, Windham (7-3) and Platt (12-4) 15, Greenwich 8, Wethersfield and Fitch 7
Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Mike Cunningham, Xavier; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Chris Gamble, Waterford; David Green, Nonnewaug; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Paul Musso, New Fairfield; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury; T.J. Silva, Simsbury; Jimmy Zanor, Norwich Bulletin.

 

Week 2, January 6, 2019

The Connecticut Wrestling Online’s Top 10 high school wrestling poll. First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s poll ranking.

Team Record Pts LW Class
1. Danbury (16) 2-0 480 1 LL
2. Fairfield Warde 1-0 426 2 LL
3. Simsbury 2-0 420 3 L
4. Bristol Eastern 3-0 374 4 L
5. Xavier 2-0 358 5 L
6. Southington 5-2 298 7 LL
7. Staples 4-2 266 6 LL
8. Killingly 11-0 235 9 S
9. Foran 12-2 233 8 M
10. Bristol Central 7-0 185 nr L
Also receiving votes: Manchester (9-3) 140, Platt High (10-1) 74, Ledyard (4-2) 70, Wethersfield (1-1) 66, Ellis Tech (9-1) 57, New Milford (2-0) 52, Haddam-Killingworth (2-0) 51, Montville (7-1) 39, Trumbull (6-5) and Middletown 37, East Haven (5-1) 34, Guilford (6-1) 17, Suffield/Windsor Locks (6-0) 16, Windham High (6-3) 8, Greenwich (3-5), Branford and East Hartford 7
Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Chris Gamble, Waterford; David Green, Nonnewaug; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Paul Musso, New Fairfield; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury; T.J. Silva, Simsbury; Jimmy Zanor, Norwich Bulletin. Not voting this week: Mike Cunningham, Xavier

Week 1, December 31, 2019

The Connecticut Wrestling Online’s Top 10 high school wrestling poll. First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last year’s final poll ranking.

Team Record Pts LY Class
1. Danbury (15) 2-0 450 1 LL
2. Fairfield Warde 1-0 384 6 LL
3. Simsbury 1-0 364 5 L
4. Bristol Eastern 2-0 344 2 L
5. Xavier 2-0 273 3 L
6. Staples 1-1 252 nr LL
7. Southington 1-0 204 7 LL
8. Foran 8-2 193 10 M
9. Killingly 6-0 151 8 S
10. Manchester 6-0 132 nr LL
Others receiving votes: Montville (7-0) 127, Bristol Central (6-0) 123, New Milford (2-0) 118, Wethersfield (1-0) 89, Haddam-Killingworth (2-0) 84, Platt High (6-0) 81, Guilford (2-0) 55, East Haven (0-0) 45, Trumbull (4-3) 41, Ledyard (3-2) 33, Greenwich (2-3) 28, Avon (4-2) 27, Ellis Tech (6-0) 24, Windham High (3-1) 18, New Canaan (0-0) 14, Joel Barlow (2-5) 12, Glastonbury 11, Middletown 9, Ledyard (3-2) 8, Suffield/Windsor Locks (0-0) 7
Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Mike Cunningham, Xavier; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Chris Gamble, Waterford; David Green, Nonnewaug; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury; T.J. Silva, Simsbury; Jimmy Zanor, Norwich Bulletin. Not voting this week: Derek Dion, Southington; Paul Musso, New Fairfield

 


Previous top 10 poll champions

Connecticut Wrestling Online
2019 — Danbury
2018 — Danbury

Norwich Bulletin
2017 — Danbury
2016 — Danbury
2015 — Newtown
2014 — Danbury
2013 — Danbury
2012 — Xavier
2011 — Bacon Academy
2010 — Danbury
2009 — Danbury
2008 — Danbury
2007 — Danbury
2006 — Danbury
2005 — Danbury
2004 — Danbury
2003 — Danbury
2002 — Danbury
2001 — Danbury
2000 — Danbury
1999 — Danbury
1998 — Danbury
1997 — Danbury
1996 — Manchester
1995 — Manchester
1994 — NFA
1993 — NFA
1992 — Windham High
1991 — Windham High
1990 — Danbury
1989 — Danbury
1988 — NFA
1987 — Hall
1986 — NFA
1985 — Ledyard
1984 — NFA
1983 — Hand

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