WRESTLING USA Magazines / NATIONAL WRESTLING COACHES ASSO. / CLIFF KEEN

 
"High School Scholastic Dynasty Teams of the Last Decade"
 
1991 - 2001
(Ranked by State Championships Only)


This Ranking is based only on the number of state championships won in the last 10 years. The coaches named are the present coach at that high school and may or may not be responsible for the state title won.

1. Blair Academy High School - Blairstown, NJ- Coach Jeff Buxton - Blair Academy High School won 21 national prep championships titles in 21 years - 168-6 since 1993 - 22-0 last year.

2. Paulsboro High School - Paulsboro NJ - Coach Paul Morina - Paulsboro High School won 19 state titles in 19 years - won 19 state titles since 1983

3. Great Bridge High School - Chesapeake, VA - Coach Steve Martin - Great Bridge High School won 16 state titles in 10 years - 10 state tournament titles and 6 state dual titlles - 328-22-2 since 1984 - won 65 major tournaments since 1984 - 19-2 last year - home of 2000 NCAA Champion Carl Perry of Illinois.

4. Mt. Anthony High School - Bennington, VT - Coach Scott Legacy - Mt. Anthony High School won 13 state titles in last 13 years - 251-9-1 since 1989 - won 79 tournaments since 1989 - 29-1 last year - 4x New England champions 4x New England runner-ups - returning 4 state champions, 3 seconds, 2 thirds and a 4th.

5. Aztec High School - Aztec, NM - Coach Rodney Romero - Aztec High School won 12 state titles in 12 years - won 123 tournaments since 1978.

5. El Reno High School - El Reno, OK - Coach Archie Randall - El Reno High School won 12 state titles in 10 years (6 dual & 6 team) - 116-8 in dual meets since 1993 - 19-1 last year - won 30 tournaments since 1993 - returning two 3x state champions, 3 runnerup, 1 third and 4 state qualifiers.

7. Poly Prep High School - Brooklyn - Coach Konstantin Avdeev - Poly Prep High School won 11 private school state titles in last 12 years - 8-1 last year - 92-22 since 1989.

7. Perry High School - Perry, OK - Coach Scott Chenoneth - Perry High School won 11 state titles in 11 years 7 team and 4 dual - won 30 state championships since 1952 - 128 individual state champions from 1942 to 2001 - 20-3 last year.

9. Grundy Senior High School - Grundy, VA - Coach Travis Fiser Grundy Senior High School won 10 state titles in 10 years - won 14 state titles in the last 15 years.

9. Bristow High School - Bristow, OK - Coach Eddie Sullivan - Bristow High School won 10 state titles in 10 years (5 dual and 5 tournament state titles) -10-0 last year - 54-0 since 1998 - 115-8-1 since 1994 - returning 3 state placers this year and 5 qualifiers - tied national record for state champions of one state tournament with 7 in 2000.

11. Arkansas City High School - Arkansas City, KS - Coach Greg Buckbee - Arkansas City High School won 9 state titles in last 10 years - dual record of 130-7 since 1991 - 5-3 last year - Won 17 state tournaments - won 11 consecutive state titles - In the 1990 their dual record was 117-4 - 53 dual meet win streak from 1993 to 1999.

12. Highland High School - Blackwood, NJ - Coach Ralph Ross - Highland High School won 8 state titles in last 10 years - won 65 tournaments since 1968.

12 Jesuit High School - New Orleans, LA - Coach Sam Harnsongkram - Jesuit High School won 8 state titles in the last 10 years.

12. Eldorado High School - Las Vegas, NV - Coach Bruce Pierce, Con Gwin, (Jimmy May coached 8 teams to state titles) Eldorado High School won 8 state titles in last 10 years - won 54 tournaments since 1978.

12. Franklin High School - Franklin, MA - Coach Carmine Colace - Franklin High School won 8 state titles in 10 years (2 dual & 6 team) - 8-6 last year - won 23 tournaments since 1990.

12. Timberlane High School - Plaistow, NH - Coach Barry Chooljian - Timberlane High School won 8 state titles in last 10 years - 20-0 last year -164-5 since 1992 - 3x New England champions and 3x runner-up since 1996.

17. Apple Valley High School - Apple Valley, MN - Coach Jim Jackson - Apple Valley High School won 7 state titles in 10 years - 584-73-7 since 1976 - 40-1 last season - 23 state champions since 1976 - 96 state placers since 1983 - 27 individual champions and 6 NCAA champions - home of Matt Demary, 2x NCAA champion 4x US national open champion, world team member.

17. Rock Hill High School, Rock Hill, SC - Coach Tim Walsh - Rock Hill High School won 7 state titles in 10 years - have had 15 undefeated seasons since 1981 - 377-15 since 1973 - won 121 tournaments since 1973 - won 16 state titles since 1976.

17. Sunnyside Payson High School - Tucson, AZ - Coach Dave LaMott - Sunnyside Payson High School won 7 state titles in last 10 years -122-1 last year - 120-3 since 1990.

17. Walsh Jesuit High School - Cuyahoga Falls, OH - Coach Bill Barger - Walsh Jesuit High School won 7 state titles - 29 individual state high school champions since 1990.

17. Coventry High School - Coventry, RI - Coach Bob Smith - Coventry High School won 7 state titles in last 10 years - won the New England Interscholastic Championships 3 times and runner up 4 times - the RI state championships 15 of the last 19 years.

17. Oak Grove High School - Oak Grove, MO - Coach Bob Glasgow - Oak Grove High School won 7 state titles in last 10 years - 213-41-2 since 1984 - 9-0-1 last year - won 86 tournaments since 1984 - home of two 4 time state champions and 52 state champions since 1984 - 18 top three finishes since1983.

17. Philipsburg High School - Philipsburg, NJ - Coach Mike Rossetti - Philipsburg High School won 7 state titles in the last 10 years.

17. Payson High School - Payson, AZ - Coach Dennis Pirch - Payson High School won 7 state titles in 10 years - 24-1 last year - 377-44 since 1973 - won 89 tournaments since 1973 - returning 6 state placers and two times state champion RC La Haye

17. Pleasant Grove High School - Pleasant Grove - Coach Brock Moore - Pleasant Grove High School won 7 state titles in 10 years - 9 state titles in the Last 15 years

17. Butte High School - Butte, MT - Coach John Metz - Butte High School won 7 state titles in 10 years, 14 state titles in 20 years.

17. Westminster High School - Atlanta, GA - Coach Jeff Walrich - Westminster High School won 7 state titles in the last 10 years - 230-35 since 1989 - 22-6 last year - won 43 tournaments since 1989 - 49 state champions since 1990.

17. Vestavia Hills High School - Vestavia Hills, AL - Coach Stephen Gaydosh - Vestavia Hills High School won 7 state titles in the last 10 years - 14-4 last year.

17. Brandon High School - Brandon, FL - Coach Russ Cozart - Brandon High School won 7 state titles in last 10 years - 347-0 - unbeaten in dual meets since 1974 - 12-0 last year - Won more state titles than any other Florida schools - holds the national record for consecutive dual meet wins.

17. Broken Arrow High School - Broken Arrow, OK - Coach Steve Allen - Broken Arrow High School won 7 state titles in 10 years (3 dual and 4 tournament state titles) -11-2 last year - 310-74-1 since 1976 - won 30 tournaments since 1996.

17. Lincoln High School - Wisconsin Rapids, WI - Coach Lewie Benitz - Lincoln High School won 7 state titles in 10 years - 507-49 since 1967 - 23-3 last year - won 12 state titles and 5 times runner-up since 1974 - have not lost to a Wisconsin since1995.

17. Assumption High School - Davenport , IA - Coach Wade King - Assumption High School won 7 state titles in 10 years - 178-23 since 1991 - won 36 tournaments since 1991 .

17. Bismarck High School - Bismarck, ND - Coach Scott Knowlen and Jeff Schumacher - Bismarck High School won 7 state titles in the last 10 years - 490-39-5 since 1960 - 15-1 last year - won 165 tournaments in last 40 years - 175 consecutive dual meet wins 1972-1986 - 26 state team champions & 100 individual champions since 1960 - returning 1 state champions, 2 state runner-ups, 1 state third place and 1 state forth place.

17. Wasatch High School - Heber City, UT - Coach Wade Discher - Wasatch High School won 7 state titles in the last 10 years - 138-10 since 1984 - 16-1 last year - Reno Toc Champions 1999 - home of brothers Cody, Cole, and Cael Sanderson.

17. Calvary Chapel High School - Santa Ana, CA - Coach John Azevedo - Calvary Chapel High School won 7 state titles in last 10 years - 7 state titles and one second place since 1993 - ranked one of the top 5 team in the nation over the last 6 years.

17. Mater Dei High School - Evansville, IN - Coach Mike Goebel - Mater Dei High School won 7 state titles in last 10 years - 398-9-2 since 1978 - 21-0 last year - won 137 tournament championships since 1978.

17. Danbury High School - Danbury, CT - Coach Ricky Shook - Danbury High School won 7 state titles in last 10 years - 322-17-1 since 1989 -19-1 last year.

38. South Dade High School - Homestead, FL - Coach Victor Balmeceda - South Dade High School won 6 state titles in last 10 years - 80-7 since 1995 - 13-1 last year - won 25 tournaments since 1996 - 18 individual and 20 state placers since1995 - state records include most score at state meet 150.5, largest margin of victory 50.5 and most state placers at state meet of 8 - 14 wrestlers presently competing at the college level.

38 Iolani High School - Honolulu, HI - Coach Carl Schroers - Iolani High School won 6 state titles in last 10 years - won 30 tournaments since 1984 -16-10-1 last year - 362-95-3 since 1979.

38. McEachern High School - Powder Springs, GA - Coach Tony Van Horn - McEachern High School won 6 state titles in 10 years - 23-3 last year - 190-32-1 since 1990 - won 50 tournaments since 1990 - returning 2 state champions, 4 returning placers,10 returning staters.

38. Star Valley High School - Afton, WY - Coach Eddie Clark - Star Valley High School won 6 state titles in last 10 years - dual meet record since 1979 250-38-1 - won 83 tournaments since 1979 - dual meet record last year 23-1 - Home of Olympic Gold Medalist Rulon Gardner.

38. Chelmsford High School - Chelmsford, MA - Coach Bruce Rich - Chelmsford High School won 6 state titles in the last 10 years - won 55 tournaments since 1980 - 28 individual state champions since 1980

38. Cary High School - Cary, NC - Coach Jerry Winterton - Cary High School won 6 state titles in the last 10 years - won 9 state titles in the last 15 years - 24-1 last year - 336-11 since 1981 - won 106 tournaments since 1981.

38. Garden City High School - Garden City, KS - Coach Martin Segovia - Garden City High School won 6 state titles in last 10 years - 48-2 since 1996 - 8-1 last year - Returning four qualifiers and one medalist.

38. St Edward High School - Lakewood, OH - Coach Greg Urbas - St Edward High School won 6 state titles in last 10 years and 16 in the last 20 years -10 times national Prep Champions - 63 state champions; 37 runner-ups; 34 third placers; thirteen 4ths placers.

38. North Fremont High School - Ashton, ID - Coach Michael Leck - North Fremont High School won 6 state titles in 10 years.

38. Weaver High School - Weaver, Al - Coach Gene Taylor - Weaver High School won 6 state titles in the last 10 years - 387-1 since 1992 - 34-0 last year - won 75 tournaments since 1991 - Weaver has the 2nd longest duals meet win streak in U.S. history, 221-0 from 1992 to 1999.

38. Midwest City High School - Midwest City, OK - Coach Mike Clark - Midwest City High School won 6 state titles in 10 years - 15-2last year - won 14 state titles - 8 state placers returning including 3 state champions.

49. Sandpoint High School - Sandpoint, ID - Coach Mike Randles - Sandpoint High School won 5 state titles in the last 10 years. Produced two WRESTLING USA dream team member Jake Rosholt and Jared Lawrence.

49. Dowling High School - West Des Moines, IA - Coach Ron Gray - Dowling High School won 5 state titles in last 10 years - won 136 straight duals from 1986-92 - Iowa's winningest coach, Bob Darrah, 340-17-2 - Iowa's winningest wrestler, Jeff Theiler, 175-7-1.

49. Lisbon High School - Lisbon, IA - Coach Chris Lembeck - Lisbon High School won 5 state titles in last 10 years - 17 state titles since 1973 - 25 state champions combining for 42 state titles - home of Royce Alger - home of two four-time state champions.

49. Newberg High School - Newburg, OR - Coach Neil Russo - Newberg High School won 5 state titles in 10 years - 184-6 since 1991 - 16-2 last year - 10 consecutive Oregon dual state chamionships - 57 state place winners and 18 state champions since 1987.

49. Saint Mark's High School - Wilmington, DE - Coach Steve Bastianelli - Saint Mark's High School won 5 state titles in last 10 years.

49. Old Mill High School - Millersville, MD - Coach Mike Hampe - Old Mill High School won 5 state titles in last 10 years - won more state titles in Maryland than any other team.

49. Sugar Salem High School - Sugar City, ID - Coach John Berry - Sugar Salem High School won 5 state titles in 10 years - have won 29 varsity tournaments since 1984 - Top 2 in state since 1987.

49. Fox High School - Foxboro, MA - Coach Brian Gallagher - Fox High School won 5 state titles in the last 10 years - 15-1 last year .

49. Hodgson Vo-Tech High School - Newark, De - Coach Jerry Lamey - Hodgson Vo-Tech High School won 5 state titles in the last 10 years - 15-2 last year - 176-38-2 since 1988 - home of 13 state champions.

49. Penobscot Valley High School - Howland, ME - Coach Gerald Hutchinson - Penobscot Valley High School won 5 state titles in the last 10 years - 232-37-2 since 1991 - 30 state champions since 1991 - 23-9-1 last year - Coach Gerald Hutchinson has over 275 career wins .

49. Northampton High School - Northampton, PA - Coach Terry Daubert - Northampton High School won 5 state titles in last 10 years - 314-39 since 1985 - 18-3 last year.

49. Wiggins High School - Wiggins, CO - Coach Jon Penfold - Wiggins High School won 5 state titles in the last 10 years - 9-1 last year - Won 59 tournaments since 1994 - holds Colorado record of 232 team points in state tournament.

49. Bismarck Century High School - Bismarck, ND - Coach Ken Gabriel - Bismarck Century High School won 5 state titles in the last 10 years - won 19 since 1992 - home of 9 college all-americans including Terry and Troy Steiner.

49. Dundee High School - Dundee, Mi - Coach Jim Wittibslager - Dundee High School won 5 state titles in 10 years - won 28 tournaments since 1991 - holds state dual meet win-in-a-row record of 74 from 1994 to 1997.

63. Mt. Carmel High School - Chicago, IL - Coach Bill Weick - Mt. Carmel High School won 4 state titles, 2 dual and 2 individual in last 10 years - won 54 tournaments since 1987.

63. Snake River High School - Snake River, ID - Coach Jon Cook - Snake River High School won 4 state titles in 10 years .

63. Woodford County High School - Versailles, KY - Coach Rusty Parks - Woodford County High School won 4 state titles in the last10 years ( 3 dual state titles) - won 73 tournaments plus 4 dual meet state titles since 1980 - won 110 straight duals from 1983-1988.

63. Uintah High School - Vernal, UT - Coach Greg Stensgard - Uintah High School won 4 state titles in the last 10 years and 23 in the past 40 years - 20-4-1 last year - 72-14-3 since 1995.

63. Alleghany High School - Sparta, NC - Coach Paul Crouse - Alleghany High School won 4 state titles in last 10 years.

63. Omaha North High School - Omaha, NE - Coach Curlee Alexander and David Washington - Omaha North High School won 4 state titles in last 10 years.

63. William Penn High School - DE - Coach Jim Zimmerman - William Penn High School won 4 state titles in the last 10 years and 28 Wrestling Tournaments since 1993 - 13-1 last year- 42-4 since 1999.

63. Sidney High School - Sidney, MT - Coach Guy Melby - Sidney High School won 4 state titles in the last 10 years - 214-39 since 1985 - 16-3 last year - 6 undefeated seasons since 1987 - 114 total state placers with 27 state champions - 5 state placers including 2 state champions back from last year.

63. Helias High School - Jefferson City, MO - Coach Mike Jeffries - Helias High School won 4 state titles in last 10 years - 10-0 last year - won 297-10-1 since 1972.

63. Billings Skyview High School - Billings MT - Coach David Maier- Billings Skyview High School won 4 state titles in the last 10 years - 11-2 last year - 168-54 since 1988 - won 120 tournaments since 1988 - 135 state placers incude 31 state champions.

63. Century High School - Bismark, ND - Coach Ken Gabriel - Century High School won 4 state titles in last 10 years - won 19 tournaments since 1992 - home of 9 college All-Americans including Terry & Troy Steiner.

63. Omaha Gross High School - Omaha, NE - Coach Todd Fentress - Omaha Gross High School won 4 state titles in the last 10 years - 9-2 last year - 85-0 since 89 - won 39 tournaments since 1991 - 7 returning state qualifiers.

*63. Brother Martin High School - New Orleans, LA - Coach Kenny Spellman - Brother Martin High School won 4 state titles in the last 10 years - 17-0 last year - 99-4 since 97 - won 37 tournaments since 1999 - 7 returning state qualifiers.

63. Summerville High School, SC - Coach Kenny Walker - Summerville High School won 4 state titles in the last 10 years - 345-29-1 since 1978 - 23-0 last year - won 69 tournaments since 1978 - returning a state champion one runner ups and 4 state placer.

63. Omaha Skutt Catholic High School - Omaha, NE - Coach Brad Hildebrandt - Omaha Skutt Catholic High School won 4 state titles in the last 10 years - 42-8 since 1996 - 12-0 last year - won 20 tournaments since 1996. Started the wrestling program in 1993-94.

77. Father Ryan High School - Nashville, TN - Coach Patrick Simpson - Father Ryan High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years.

77. Seventy First High School - Fayetteville, NC - Coach David Culbreth - Seventy First High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years - won 21 Tournaments since 1975.

77. Dexter High School - Dexter, ME - Coach Dave Gudroe- Dexter High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years -18 individual state champions since 1996.

 

77. Moses Lake High School - Moses Lake, WA - Coach Ron Seibel - Moses Lake High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years - 20 individual state champions since 1996.

77. Mac Arthur High School - Irving, TX - Coach Terry Knouse - Mac Arthur High School won 3 state titles in 10 years.

77. Athens High School - Athens AL - Coach Daryle Qualls - Athens High School won 3 state titles and 3 state runner-ups in the last 10 years - won 46 tournaments since 1991.

77. Delta High School - Delta, UT - Coach Richard Porter - Delta High School won 3 state titles in 10 years - won 25 state championships since 1955 - placed 1st or secound 39 times of th last 45 years - 116 state champions since 1952.

77. Bonny Eagle High School - Standish, ME - Coach Clark - Bonny Eagle High School won 3 state titles in 10 years - won 34 tournaments since 1987 - 8 firsts 4 seconds and 2 sportsmanship banners won at the state championships in last 15 years.

77. Albert M. Lowry High School - Winnemucca, NV - Coach Jim Billingsley and Brant Corak - Albert M. Lowry High School won 3 state titles in last 10 years - won 68 tournaments since 1979 - won 18 individual state championships since1990.

77. Centaurus High School - Lafayette, CO - Coach Marc Schmidt and Craig Walters - Centaurus High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years - won 44 tournaments since 1990.

77. Virgil I Grissom High School - Huntsville AL - Coach Joe Dasaro - Virgil I Grissom High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years - 15 -5 last year - 282-30-2 since 1984 - won 62 tournaments since 1984 - state champions in 1995 1996 and 1997 - state runner-ups 1994, 98, 99, 2000 - returning 2 state champions, 2 runner ups and 10 returning starters.

77. Mitchell High School - Mitchell, SD - Coach Andy Tate - Mitchell High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years - won 48 tournaments since 1987.

77. DeMatha Catholic High School - Hyattsville, MD - Coach Dick Messier - DeMatha Catholic High School won 3 National prep school titles in last 10 years - won 38 tournaments since 1988 .

77. Providence catholic High School - New Lenox, IL - Coach Keith Healy - Providence catholic High School won 3 state titles in 10 years.

77. Simley High School - Inver Grove Heights, MN - Coach Jim Short - Simley High School won 3 state titles in 10 years.

77. Carlsbad High School - Carlsbad, NM - Coach James Johnson - Carlsbad High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years - 6-6 last year - 70-7 since 1990 - won 20 tournaments since 1990.

77. Norwich Free Academy - Norwich CT - Coach Roy Wentworth - Norwich Free Academy won 3 state titles in the last 10 years - 15-4-1 last year - 501-95-9 sonce 1974 - won 9 state titles and has been runner-up 5 times since 1982 including a run of six consecutive state titles from 1983 to 1988.

77. Noble High School - North Berwick, ME - Coach Kip DeVoll - Noble High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years - 164-47-2 since 1992 - 17-0 last year - won 28 tournaments since 1992.

77. LaRue High School - Hodgenville, KY - Coach Gary Canter - LaRue High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years - 93-7 since 1999 - 29-3 last year - won 12 tournaments since 1999 - have had 25 individual state champion and 68 state placers since 1992.

77. Morenci High School - Duncan, AZ - Coach Gilbert Padilla - Morenci High School won 3 state titles in the last 10 years - 143-20-2 since 1997 - 45-4 last year - won 12 tournaments since 1999.