It's really hard to win a state title in New Jersey.
Each year only 14 wrestlers are crowned champions at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.
Four-time state medalist Dave Santamaria knows it all too well having made it to the finals three times without reaching the top of the podium.
Check out the best wrestlers to never win a state title ranked by NJ state medals from 1990 to 1999!
Here are the top ten!
Rank - Name - Score - Medals
#1 - Dave Santamaria - CBA - 45 - 4,2,2,2
#2 - Cory Posey - Westfield - 39 - 5,3,2,3
#3 - Ken Rossi - Jefferson - 38 - 7,2,3,2
#4 - Mtume Goodrum - Absegami - 36 - 2,2,2
#5 - Bob Hanson - Buena - 32 - 3,3,2
#5 - Dave Esposito - JFK-Iselin - 32 - 3,2,3
#5 - Marc Lombardy - Millburn - 32 - 3,2,3
#5 - Todd Palmisano - Brick Memorial - 32 - 3,3,2
#9 - Mike McGinley - Highland - 30 - 7,3,3,6
#10 - Eric Swick - Roselle Park - 29 - 3,5,2
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