Final 2023-24 National Girls High School Rankings

 The National Wrestling Hall of Fame, USA Wrestling and FloWrestling have published the July 2024 rankings for high school girls wrestlers for the 2023-24 season. This national ranking evaluates all girls enrolled in grades 8-12, and athletes from all 50 states are eligible for selection.

This is the final ranking of the 2023-24 season and includes all of the wrestlers who competed this year, including those who are graduating seniors. It is being timed prior to the biggest and most prestigious event of the season, the 2024 USMC Junior/16U Nationals in Fargo, N.D., July 12-20.

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Caley Graber, Northfield girl who sacrificed a wrestling title for something more, is the All-Metro Sports Awards Courage in Competition winner

Caley Graber was already a state champ in girls wrestling, and another title was achievable. She chose to wrestle in the boys division, where she made history.

Caley Graber understood the risk of wrestling in the boys division.

She knew she could be — would be — the top-ranked wrestler in her class if she wrestled in the girls division. A year removed from winning the girls 100-pound state title, she opted out of a likely second title to chase something greater: history.

“My goal all season long was to win boys sections and then win a match and get on the podium,” Graber said. Continue reading at startribune.com →