A ranking of public school teams in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape may, Cumberland, Gloucester, Salem and southern Ocean counties.

Also ranked are nonpublic schools that compete for South Jersey titles. Ranking selected by The Press' sports staff based on staff observation, research and interviews with players and coaches. Last week's ranking in parentheses. UR=unranked last week. Local teams in bold.

Boys basketball

1. St. Augustine Prep (1) 13-0

2. Lakewood (2) 15-1

3. Christian Brothers Academy (4) 11-3

4. Holy Spirit (6) 13-1

5. Middle Township (7) 12-1

6. Paul VI (3) 13-1

7. Trenton Catholic (UR) 9-4

8. Kingsway Regional (8) 11-1

9. St. Joseph-Metuchen (9) 13-2

10. Oakcrest (11) 11-2

11. Pitman (unranked) 14-1

Girls Basketball

1. Sterling (2) 12-0

2. St. Rose (3) 15-1

3. St. John Vianney (4) 13-2

4. Trenton Catholic (1) 10-3

5. Rancocas Valley (5) 12-2

6. Red Bank Catholic (6) 12-2

7. Cherry Hill East (7) 13-0

8. Willingboro (8) 12-1

9. Middle Township (9) 13-1

10. Pt. Pleasant Borough (UR) 14-2

11. Vineland (unranked) 9-3

Wrestling

1. Southern Regional (1) 15-3

2. Timber Creek (2) 16-2

3. Haddonfield (3) 23-1

4. Paulsboro (4) 14-1

5. Camden Catholic (5) 17-3

6. Cherokee (6) 15-2

7. Pennsville (7) 17-2

8. West Deptford (8) 13-2

9. Delsea Regional (9) 16-2

10 Buena Regional (11) 12-4

11. Collingswood (10) 15-4

Boys, coed swimming

1. St. Augustine Prep (1) 10-1

2. Christian Brothers Academy (2) 5-0

3. Haddonfield (3) 8-1

4. Mainland Regional (4) 9-1

5. St. Joseph-Metuchen (6) 8-2

6. Cherry Hill East (5) 5-1

7. Gloucester Catholic (7) 9-0

8. Atlantic City (9) 9-2

9. Shawnee (8) 6-2

10. Pingry School (10) 7-3

11. Vineland (11) 5-3

Girls swimming

1. Mainland Regional (1) 10-0

2. Vineland (2) 7-1

3. Cherry Hill West (3) 6-0

4. Haddonfield (6) 7-0-1

5. Bishop Eustace (5) 6-1-1

6. Atlantic City (7) 8-3

7. Mount Saint Mary (4) 6-2

8. Cherry Hill East (9) 4-3

9. Egg Harbor Township (8) 4-3

10. Oakcrest (10) 4-4

11. Ocean City (11) 7-5