A ranking of public schools that compete for South Jersey titles and non-public teams in Atlantic, Burlington, Cape May, Camden, Cumberland, 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. Last week's ranking in parentheses. UR=unranked last week. Local teams in bold. (Final girls tennis rankings will appear with All-Star selections next month).

Girls cross country

1. Cherokee (2)

2. Lenape (1)

3. Delsea Regional (3)

4. Moorestown (8)

5. Haddonfield (5)

6. Seneca (7)

7. Toms River North (UR)

8. Southern Regional (4)

9. Bishop Eustace (UR)

10. Paul VI (UR)

11. Lacey Township (9)

Boys cross country

1. Haddonfield (2)

2. Kingsway Regional (5)

3. Cherokee (1)

4. Paul VI (UR)

5. Ocean City (8)

6. Shawnee (3)

7. Cherry Hill East (10)

8. Bishop Eustace (UR)

9. Moorestown (UR)

10. Pleasantville (9)

11. Southern Regional (7)

Field hockey

1. Eastern (1) 25-0

2. Washington Twp. (3) 14-4

3. Camden Catholic (5) 15-5

4. Ocean City (2) 19-1

5. Haddonfield (4) 22-2

6. Shawnee (6) 17-4

7. Moorestown (9) 15-6-1

8. Kingsway Reg. (10) 18-5

9. Collingswood (7) 18-3-1

10. Schalick (UR) 17-4-2

11. St. Joseph (11) 16-2

Boys soccer

1. Christian Bros. Acad. (1) 20-0

2. Cherokee (2) 21-0-2

3. Timber Creek (3) 17-3-2

4. Toms River North (5) 12-5-1

5. Haddonfield (7) 17-2-1

6. Toms River East (6) 13-3-1

7. Haddon Township (7) 18-3-1

8. Ocean City (9) 17-3-2

9. Lacey Township (5) 18-4-2

10. Shawnee (10) 15-6-1

11. Williamstown (11) 14-6

Girls soccer

1. Lenape (1) 22-2-1

2. Haddonfield (2) 24-1

3. Red Bank Catholic (3) 17-3-1

4. Eastern (6) 16-6-2

5. Paul VI (5) 15-6-2

6. Absegami (4) 16-3-1

7. Shawnee (8) 12-7-1

8. Moorestown (9) 15-3-2

9. Toms River South (10) 10-3-2

10. Middle Twp. (11) 16-3-1

11. Haddon Twp. (UR) 18-5