PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. - Phillipsburg defeated High Point 34-24 in a battle of two state-ranked wrestling teams on Monday night. The Stateliners are the seventh ranked team in New Jersey.

Phillipsburg won nine bouts in the match to earn the home victory.

High Point led early on, 9-5, but the Stateliners climbed back into it to tie it at 15 and then claim the lead.