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Holy Spirit 23 Steve Hartley (left) and 37 Rocky Figueroa sack St. Joseph 7 Darryl Smith during the 1st half. Friday October 1 2010 St. Joseph at Holy Spirit High School Football. (The Press of Atlantic City / Ben Fogletto)

A ranking of public school teams in Atlantic, Burlington, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Salem and southern Ocean counties. Also ranked are non-public teams that compete for South Jersey titles. Rankings selected by The Press' high school sports staff based on observation, research and interviews with players and coaches.

Last week's rankings in parentheses. UR=Unranked.

Football

1. Holy Spirit (1) 5-0

2. Cherokee (2) 5-0

3. Lacey Township (3) 6-0

4. Paul VI (4) 5-0

5. Williamstown (5) 4-1

6. St. Joseph (6) 4-1

7. Toms River North (7) 5-1

8. Delsea Regional (8) 6-0

9. Atlantic City (9) 5-0

10. Shawnee (10) 4-1

11. West Deptford (11) 5-0

Boys soccer

1. St. Augustine Prep (1) 14-0

2. Christian Bros. Aca. (2) 12-1

3. Cherry Hill West (3) 8-2-3

4. Shawnee (5) 11-1-3

5. Cherokee (7) 10-1-3

6. Toms River South (UR) 9-3-1

7. Toms River East (8) 10-3

8. Cinnaminson (9) 6-2-1

9. Timber Creek (11) 12-1-2

10. Eastern (4) 11-3-1

11. Sacred Heart (6) 12-1

Girls soccer

1. Red Bank Catholic (1) 13-3

2. Lenape (2) 11-1-1

3. Paul VI (3) 11-2-1

4. Absegami (6) 11-0

5. Shawnee (7) 11-3

6. Williamstown (8) 12-0-2

7. Gloucester Catholic (9) 13-1

8. Cinnaminson (10) 10-1-1

9. Eastern (5) 8-2-3

10. West Deptford (10) 10-1-1

11. Bishop Eustace (UR) 6-6-1

Girls tennis

1. Haddonfield (1) 24-0

2. Red Bank Catholic (2) 16-1

3. Moorestown (3) 14-3

4. Bishop Eustace (5) 16-0

5. Mainland Regional (6) 10-1

6. Holy Spirit (7) 12-2

7. Cherry Hill East (4) 10-3

8. Eastern (11) 11-4

9. Kingsway Regional (UR) 14-2

10. Clearview Regional (UR) 10-5

11. Millville (8) 11-4

Field hockey

1. Eastern (1) 15-0

2. Shawnee (2) 12-2

3. Ocean City (3) 12-0

4. West Deptford (4) 11-1

5. Washington Twp. (5) 8-3

6. Haddonfield (6) 12-3

7. Moorestown (7) 12-1

8. Southern Regional (8) 14-0

9. Bishop Eustace (9) 10-3

10. Kingsway Reg. (10) 8-2-1

11. St. Joseph (11) 12-0

Boys cross country

1. Haddonfield (1)

2. Southern Regional (2)

3. Ocean City (3)

4. Toms River North (4)

5. Lenape (5)

6. Cherokee (6)

7. Moorestown (7)

8. Delsea Regional (8)

9. Cherry Hill East (9)

10. Lacey Township (10)

11. Shawnee (11)

Girls cross country

1. Toms River North (1)

2. Haddonfield (2)

3. Southern Regional (3)

4. Cherokee (7)

5. Lenape (4)

6. Bishop Eustace (5)

7. Delsea Regional (6)

8. Moorestown (8)

9. Williamstown (9)

10. Eastern (10)

11. Holy Spirit (11)

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