NCAA Rankings 2018-19

157 Nolf'ing To It

Nolf went wire-to-wire #1 to the surprise of no one. Berger finished out his career as a three-time All-American, improving his placement in each successive year. 

Pantaleo's win over Hidlay for third and Young's victory over Deakin for fifth made flipping their respective rankings an easy decision. Pagdilao gained even more ground in the rankings with his surprising (at least to some, perhaps not to others!) run to seventh place.

Taleb Rahmani moved up from #17 to #13 thanks in large part to his impressive win over Ke-Shawn Hayes. Rahmani was upset by Justin Thomas in the first round, so Thomas moves into the top 20 as a result. Jarrett Jacques had a rough go at the tournament, losing to Luke Weiland and Griffin Parriott, and falls out of the top 10.

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RankGradeNameSchoolPrevious Rank
1SRJason NolfPenn State1
2SRTyler BergerNebraska2
3SRAlec PantaleoMichigan4
4SOHayden HidlayNC State3
5SOKaleb YoungIowa6
6SORyan DeakinNorthwestern5
7SRChristian PagdilaoArizona State12
8JRLarry EarlyOld Dominion9
9SRSteve BleiseMinnesota7
10JREric BaroneIllinois11
11FRJosh HumphreysLehigh13
12SRJohn Van BrillRutgers14
13JRTaleb RahmaniPittsburgh17
14JRKe-Shawn HayesOhio State10
15SOGriffin ParriottPurdue15
16FRJarrett JacquesMissouri8
17SOJustin ThomasOklahomaNR
18FRZach HartmanBucknell16
19JRLogan ParksCentral Michigan19
20SOHunter WillitsOregon State20