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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:

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. The final poll of the year will be taken after the State Open on February 23.

Week 7, February 11, 2019

Team Record Pts LW Class
1. Danbury (17) 14-1 510 1 LL
2. Simsbury 15-1 466 2 L
3. Trumbull 25-5 426 4 LL
4. Bristol Eastern 16-1 414 3 L
t5. Fairfield Warde 19-1 322 5 LL
t5. Southington 13-2 322 6 LL
8. Xavier 15-4 312 8 L
8. Middletown 19-2 300 7 L
9. Killingly 26-2 238 10 M
10. Avon 22-0 203 9 M

Others receiving votes: Foran (33-5) 175, Montville (22-2) 108, Ledyard (21-7) 103, East Haven (19-5) 95, Waterford (18-6) 77, Gilbert (26-3) 58, Greenwich (14-5) 44, Staples 35, Newtown (11-6) 14, Canton (20-3) 11, Joel Barlow 8, Guilford (18-9) 7

Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Steve Bilheimer, Ledyard; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Paul Gallo, New Canaan; Chris Gamble, Waterford; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Larry Kelley, Norwich Bulletin; Ryan Lacey, Danbury News Times; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Eric Misko, Farmington; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury

Week 6, February 4, 2019

Team Record Pts LW Class
1. Danbury (17) 13-1 510 1 LL
2. Simsbury 14-1 462 6 L
3. Bristol Eastern 15-1 408 2 L
4. Trumbull 24-5 400 4 LL
5. Fairfield Warde 18-1 370 5 LL
6. Southington 12-2 362 3 LL
7. Middletown 18-2 302 8 L
8. Xavier 11-4 280 7 L
9. Avon 22-0 222 10 M
10. Killingly 26-2 213 11 M

Others receiving votes: Foran (33-4) 187, Montville (22-2) 142, Ledyard (21-7) 116, Greenwich (14-4) 106, East Haven (19-5) 73, Gilbert (24-3) 23, Guilford (18-8) 16, Joel Barlow 14, New Britain 9, Enfield 8, Windham (15-7) 7

Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Steve Bilheimer, Ledyard; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Paul Gallo, New Canaan; Chris Gamble, Waterford; Tim Jensen, Patch Media; Larry Kelley, Norwich Bulletin; Ryan Lacey, Danbury News Times; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Eric Misko, Farmington; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury

Week 5, January 28, 2019

Team Rec Pts. LW Class
1. Danbury (16) 11-1 506 1 LL
2. Bristol Eastern (1) 12-0 452 2 L
3. Southington 9-1 432 3 LL
4. Trumbull 21-5 388 8 LL
5. Fairfield Warde 14-1 358 4 LL
6. Simsbury 9-1 336 5 L
7. Xavier 7-3 316 6 L
8. Middletown 17-2 306 7 L
9. Foran-Milford 28-3 236 9 M
10. Avon 18-0 221 10 M

Also receiving votes: Killingly (21-3) 171, Montville (16-2) 130, East Haven (19-4) 125, Ledyard (18-6) 115, Greenwich (8-1) 61, Guilford (15-8) 18, Gilbert (20-3) 16, Waterford (16-4) and Enfield (9-7) 15, Windham (14-5) 10, Griswold (11-6) and Staples (10-5) 9

Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Steve Bilheimer, Ledyard; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Paul Gallo, New Canaan; Chris Gamble, Waterford; Tim Jensen, Patch Media Corp.; Larry Kelley, Norwich Bulletin; Ryan Lacey, Danbury News Times; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Eric Misko, Farmington; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury

Week 4, January 21, 2019

Team Record Pts. LW Class
1. Danbury (18) 8-0 540 1 LL
2. Bristol Eastern 11-0 502 2 L
3. Southington 8-1 446 4 LL
4. Fairfield Warde 10-1 376 3 LL
5. Simsbury 8-1 360 5 L
6. Xavier 6-1 349 9 L
7. Middletown 16-2 336 6 L
8. Trumbull 20-5 322 8 LL
9. Foran-Milford 25-2 272 7 M
10. Avon 17-0 230 10 M

Others receiving votes: Killingly (16-2) 175, East Haven (15-3) 147, Ledyard (14-6) 137, Montville (16-2) 64, Greenwich (7-1) 62, Waterford (15-4) 47, Guilford (12-7) 33, Gilbert (19-3) 25, Enfield (9-4) and Staples (9-4) 16, Hand (10-4) 14, Windham High (13-5) 9, Wethersfield (7-4) 7

Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Steve Bilheimer, Ledyard; Mike Cunningham, Xavier; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Paul Gallo, New Canaan; Chris Gamble, Waterford; Tim Jensen, Patch Media Corp.; Larry Kelley, Norwich Bulletin; Ryan Lacey, Danbury News Times; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Eric Misko, Farmington; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury

Week 3, January 14, 2019

Team Record Pts. LW Class
1. Danbury (17) 6-0 510 1 LL
2. Bristol Eastern 10-0 468 2 L
3. Fairfield Warde 8-1 426 3 LL
4. Southington 7-1 418 4 LL
5. Simsbury 7-1 360 6 L
6. Middletown 12-2 326 10 L
7. Foran-Milford 23-2 286 7 M
8. Trumbull 20-4 271 5 LL
9. Xavier 5-1 258 8 L
10. Avon 13-0 220 9 M

Others receiving votes: Killingly (15-2) 149, Ledyard (10-5) 141, East Haven (14-3) 103, Montville (15-2) 100, Waterford (13-3) 71, Greenwich (5-1) 47, Gilbert (16-2) 28, Guilford (9-6) 26, New Canaan (2-1) 20, Windham (10-4) and Hand (10-3) 16, Wethersfield (6-4) 9, Enfield (8-4) 7

Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Steve Bilheimer, Ledyard; Mike Cunningham, Xavier; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Paul Gallo, New Canaan; Chris Gamble, Waterford; Tim Jensen, Patch Media Corp.; Larry Kelley, Norwich Bulletin; Ryan Lacey, Danbury News Times; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Eric Misko, Farmington; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury

Week 2, January 7, 2019

Team Record Pts. LW Class
1. Danbury (17) 4-0 510 1 LL
2. Bristol Eastern 9-0 468 2 L
3. Fairfield Warde 6-1 412 4 LL
4. Southington 6-1 400 3 LL
5. Trumbull 17-3 360 6 LL
6. Simsbury 6-1 336 5 L
7. Foran-Milford 19-2 296 7 M
8. Xavier-Middletown 5-1 263 8 L
9. Avon 8-0 226 10 M
10. Middletown 8-2 222 9 L

Others receiving votes: Killingly (14-2) 137, Ledyard (8-3) 113, Montville (14-2) 91, Waterford (10-2) 74, East Haven (9-3) 71, Greenwich (5-0) 46, Gilbert (11-2) 28, Bristol Central (10-2) 25, Wethersfield (3-3) 23, Canton (9-2) 21, New Canaan (1-1) 18, Guilford (8-3) 17, Windham (9-4) 16, Newtown (5-2) 8, Hand (6-2) 7

Voters: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Steve Bilheimer, Ledyard; Mike Cunningham, Xavier; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Paul Gallo, New Canaan; Tim Jensen, Patch Media Corp.; Larry Kelley, Norwich Bulletin; Ryan Lacey, Danbury News Times; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Eric Misko, Farmington; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury

Week 1, December 31, 2018

Team Record Pts. Last Year Class
1. Danbury (17) 3-0 510 1 LL
2. Bristol Eastern 8-0 450 t2 L
3. Southington 5-1 430 4 LL
4. Fairfield Warde 6-1 394 t2 LL
5. Simsbury 2-0 335 15 L
6. Trumbull 13-2 326 9 LL
7. Foran-Milford 14-2 267 8 M
8. Xavier-Middletown 4-1 242 5 L
9. Middletown 8-1 211 24 L
10. Avon 7-0 201 23 M

Others receiving votes: Ledyard (7-3) 170, Killingly (9-2) 167, Waterford (7-0) 105, Montville (13-2) 91, New Canaan (1-1) 45, East Haven (5-2) 41, Gilbert (11-2) 39, Windham High (9-3) 37, Bristol Central (9-2) 36, Greenwich (3-0) and Hand (5-2) 29, Berlin (6-5) 17, Manchester (4-6) 14, Canton (8-2) 10, Joel Barlow (3-3), Griswold (2-4), Wethersfield (2-3) and Branford (6-4) 8, Newtown (2-0) 7

The following coaches and media members voted: Charlie Anderson, Trumbull; Matt Boissonneault, Bristol Central; Steve Bilheimer, Ledyard; Gerry deSimas, Jr., Connecticut Wrestling Online; Derek Dion, Southington; Paul Gallo, New Canaan; Chris Gamble, Waterford; Tim Jensen, Patch Media Corp.; Larry Kelley, Norwich Bulletin; Ryan Lacey, Danbury News Times; Bryan McCarty, Platt-Meriden; Eric Misko, Farmington; Chris Piel, New Milford; Patrick Risley, Windham High; Matt Schoonmaker, Jonathan Law-Milford; Jason Shaughnessy, Fairfield Warde; Ricky Shook, Danbury

Previous top 10 poll champions

Connecticut Wrestling Online
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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