Ten Washington County wrestlers earned rankings in the most recent Nebraska Scholastic Wrestling Coaches Association (NSWCA) ratings released Dec. 16.
Of the 10 wrestlers, two Arlington Eagles earned No. 1 status. Hunter Gilmore was listed as the top wrestler in Class C's 145-pound ratings, while defending state champion Josh Miller was first at 170.
Arlington was also ranked No. 8 in the tournament team standings.
Fort Calhoun, meanwhile, had two competitors in the NSWCA ratings. Brothers Ely and Lance Olberding were Nos. 2 and 5 at 113 and 120 pounds, respectively.
Overall, Blair had six wrestlers in the Dec. 16 Class B ratings. It was also ranked as the No. 4 tournament team behind No. 1 Beatrice, No. 2 Gering and No. 3 Aurora, and the No. 6 dual team.
Jesse Loges, the Bears' 106-pounder, was his team's top-ranked wrestler at No. 2. Charlie Powers was No. 3 at 145 pounds, and Yoan Camejo (152 pounds), Dex Larsen (195) and Lance Hume (220) were all No. 4 in their weight classes.
BHS 182-pounder Braden Hanson was No. 5.
NSWCA ratings for Classes B and C are typically released every other week. New rankings with more recent results considered are expected soon.
Prominent Nebraska wrestling rankings are also released online by Huskermat and NEWrestle.