Rock Canyon takes over as No. 1 in 5A boys soccer rankings

Boulder Rock Canyon boys soccer

Oliver Larsson (18) and Rock Canyon are now No. 1 in the 5A boys soccer poll. (Kai Casey/CHSAANow.com)

Rock Canyon is the new No. 1 in this week's Class 5A boys soccer ranking, which was released by CHSAANow.com on Monday.

The Jaguars received six of the 13 first-place votes, and took over for former No. 1 Denver East, which lost to Boulder last week. Boulder moved up from No. 7 to No. 2 following its win, while East dropped to No. 4.

Cherry Creek is the lone newcomer in 5A this week, joining at No. 10.

Air Academy (4A) and Coal Ridge (3A) remain atop their respective rankings this week.

The 4A poll had just one new addition: Kennedy, which is No. 10.

The 3A ranking actually had three newcomers: No. 4 Kent Denver, No. 7 Frontier Academy, No. 8 Denver Science & Tech (Stapleton) and No. 10 KIPP.

The rankings, voted upon by coaches and select media members, are the official polls of the Association. Polls are released each Monday.

Complete rankings for are below.

CHSAANow.com Boys Soccer Polls

Voted upon by coaches and select media members around the state. New voters can sign up by emailing rcasey@chsaa.org. These rankings have no bearing on postseason seeding.

Go to: 5A | 4A | 3A

Class 5A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 Rock Canyon (6) 5-1-1 102 4 3-0-0
2 Boulder (5) 3-1-2 88 7 2-0-0
3 Pine Creek 3-2-1 86 2 1-1-0
4 Denver East (1) 2-2-0 77 1 0-1-0
5 Smoky Hill 4-2-0 71 3 1-1-0
6 Adams City 5-1-0 61 8 2-0-0
7 Fort Collins (1) 4-0-1 44 6 1-0-0
8 Chatfield 4-0-1 38 10 1-0-0
9 Fossil Ridge 3-1-1 36 9 1-0-0
10 Cherry Creek 2-1-1 32 - 1-0-0
Others receiving votes:
Broomfield 19, Heritage 17, Grandview 15, Rocky Mountain 11, Rangeview 6, Doherty 5, Aurora Central 2, Mountain Vista 2, Columbine 1, Legend 1, Rampart 1.
Dropped out
Heritage (5).

Class 4A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 Air Academy (12) 6-0-0 129 1 1-0-0
2 The Classical Academy (1) 4-0-0 117 2 0-0-0
3 Cheyenne Mountain 4-1-0 91 3 2-0-0
4 Ponderosa 6-2-0 59 4 1-1-0
5 Wheat Ridge 3-0-1 53 6 1-0-0
6 Littleton 5-1-0 48 10 1-0-0
7 Montrose 5-1-0 47 9 1-0-0
8 D'Evelyn 4-1-0 35 7 1-0-0
9 Pueblo Centennial 5-1-0 33 5 2-1-0
10 John F. Kennedy 6-0-0 13 - 3-0-0
Others receiving votes:
Denver North 11, Skyline 11, Vista Ridge 10, Battle Mountain 8, Niwot 7, Evergreen 6, Fort Lupton 6, Golden 6, Skyview 5, Valor Christian 5, Durango 4, Standley Lake 4, Denver West 3, Vista PEAK 2, Pueblo South 1, Thompson Valley 1.
Dropped out
Niwot (8).

Class 3A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 Coal Ridge (6) 5-0-0 68 1 2-0-0
2 Pagosa Springs 4-0-0 62 5 1-0-0
3 Faith Christian 4-1-1 50 4 1-1-0
4 Kent Denver (1) 4-1-0 45 - 3-0-0
5 Salida 3-2-0 33 3 1-1-0
6 Crested Butte 4-1-0 28 10 1-0-0
7 Frontier Academy 4-1-2 24 - 3-0-0
8 DSST-Stapleton 4-0-1 20 - 2-0-0
9 Fountain Valley 2-1-1 15 6 1-0-0
10 KIPP 4-1-0 10 - 2-0-0
Others receiving votes:
Colorado Academy 6, Alamosa 5, Bruce Randolph 5, Jefferson Academy 5, Sheridan 4, Aspen 3, Manitou Springs 2.
Dropped out
Colorado Academy (2), Sheridan (7), Peak to Peak (8), Arrupe Jesuit (9).