Varsity Sports Network’s Wrestling Top 20 poll – Week 8
Last week: The Eagles beat St. Vincent Pallotti in MIAA league action and a match against Don Bosco of New Jersey was cancelled.
2. John Carroll School (22-1; No. 2)
Last week: The Patriots won the Cavalier Duals over host and No. 3 Archbishop Spalding.
3. Archbishop Spalding (21-2, No. 3)
Last week: The Cavaliers lost to second-ranked John Carroll School in the finals of the Cavalier Duals.
4. Winters Mill (16-2; No. 4)
Last week: The Falcons cruised by Liberty in a much-anticipated Carroll County showdown and sit atop the league at 5-0.
5. River Hill (23-3; No. 5)
Last week: The Hawks won the 19-team Franklin Invitational and toppled league rival Reservoir.
6. Owings Mills (12-3; No. 6)
Last week: The Eagles finished second to No. 5 River Hill at the Franklin Invitational.
Last week: The Seahawks beat Glen Burnie in Anne Arundel action and finished third at Archbishop Spalding’s Cavalier Duals.
8. Glenelg (12-0; No. 8)
Last week: The Gladiators defated Long Reach and Wilde Lake in Howard County.
9. Bel Air (14-1; No. 10)
Last week: The Bobcats finished third in the Battle of the Bay Tournament behind Good Counsel and Winters Mill.
10. Fallston (10-2; No. 11)
Last week: The Cougars dropped Patterson Mill in the UCBAC.
11. Hereford (17-2; No. 14)
Last week: The Bulls continued an impressive run by finishing third at the Franklin Invitational.
Last week: The Wildecats beat long Reach but lost to No. 8 Glenelg in Howard County.
Last week: The Gaels knocked off a surging Loyola squad in the MIAA and placed sixth at the Cavalier Duals.
Last week: The Dons fell to then No. 15 Mount St. Joseph in a key MIAA matchup and finished seventh at the Cavalier Duals.
Last week: The Lions fell to Winters Mill in a key Carroll County meet.
19. Reservoir (7-3; No. 19)
Last week: The Gators beat Howard in a league dual meet but fell to fifth-ranked River Hill.