The final ranking of public schools in Atlantic, Burling-ton, Cape May, Cumber-land, Gloucester, Salem and southern Ocean counties. Rankings selected by The Press’ high school sports staff based on observation, research and interviews with players and coaches. Local teams in bold.

1. St. Augustine Prep

2. Holy Spirit

3. Oakcrest

4. Absegami

5. Egg Harbor Township

6. Moorestown

7. Mainland Regional

8. Ocean City

9. Atlantic City

10. Bishop Eustace Prep

11. Vineland