Rank-Team-Record-Last week’s rank
1. Southern (15-0, 1st)
The Rams are the best team in the state and have toppled the competition thus far. The next big test is the competition at the Raider Invitational at Hillsborough High School on April 18.
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2. CBA (4-3, 2nd)
The Colts have lost to Southern, St. Joseph-Metuchen and Fairlawn and have victories over Wall, East Brunswick, Marlboro and Long Branch. It is solid resume thus far and enough to stay in the No. 2 spot.
3. St. John Vianney (5-0, 3rd)
The Lancers have key victories over Manchester, Colts Neck and Central. The next big match will be against Red Bank Catholic on April 23.
4. Red Bank Catholic (4-1, 7th)
The Caseys have beaten Freehold, Wall, Donovan Catholic and Keyport and have lost to Colts Neck. The next big match is April 23 against St. John Vianney.
5. Donovan Catholic (3-1, 8th)
The Griffins have beaten Manchester, Keyport and Wall and have lost to lost to Red Bank Catholic. The next big match is April 22 against Toms River North
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6. Wall (4-3, 6th)
The Crimson Knights have played a tough schedule with victories over Toms River North, Keyport, Howell and Manchester and with losses to Red Bank Catholic, CBA and Donovan Catholic. Next big game is April 27 against Colts Neck.
7. Howell (3-1, 4th)
The Rebels have wins over Marlboro, Long Branch and Neptune and lost to Wall. The next big match is April 18 against Colts Neck.
8. Toms River North (4-1, 5th)
The Mariners have beaten Barnegat, Freehold, Lacey and Central and lost to Wall. The next big match is April 22 against Donovan Catholic.
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9. Colts Neck (3-2, 9th)
The Cougars have beaten Freehold, Long Branch and Red Bank Catholic and have lost to Central and St. John Vianney. The next big match is April 18 against Howell.
10. Freehold (3-3, NR)
The Colonials beat Long Branch, Neptune and Marlboro and lost to both Red Bank Catholic and Toms River North in three games. The next big game is April 21 against Howell.
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