Cherry Creek now atop girls lacrosse rankings

Cherry Creek Cherokee Trail girls lacrosse

Cherry Creek leads this week's girls lacrosse rankings. (Ray Chen/ArrayPhoto.com)

Cherry Creek is the new No. 1 team in this week's girls lacrosse poll from CHSAANow.com.

The Bruins are the third team to be ranked No. 1 in girls lacrosse this season, following preseason No. 1 Air Academy and Colorado Academy. They took over for CA after receiving four of the nine first-place votes and totalling 83 points.

Denver East got three first-place votes and is No. 2 this week. Mullen got the other two first place votes and is third. The Mustangs upset former No. 1 Colorado Academy last week.

Ralston Valley is the lone newcomer to the poll, joining at No. 10.

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

Complete rankings are below.

CHSAANow.com Girls Lacrosse Poll

Voted upon by coaches and select media members around the state. These rankings have no bearing on postseason seeding.

Coaches and media members looking to vote should email rcasey@chsaa.org.

Girls Lacrosse
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 Cherry Creek (4) 6-1 83 2 1-1
2 Denver East (3) 5-2 74 3 1-2
3 Mullen (2) 4-2 69 6 3-0
4 Colorado Academy 5-3 67 1 1-3
5 Centaurus 5-2 61 4 1-1
6 Arapahoe 5-1 41 8 2-0
7 Air Academy 5-1 34 7 2-0
8 ThunderRidge 4-2 22 9 1-0
9 Rampart 3-3 11 5 0-2
10 Ralston Valley 5-1 10 - 1-0
Others receiving votes:
Kent Denver 8, Chatfield 5, Palmer 4, Regis Jesuit 4, Valor Christian 3, Columbine 1.
Dropped out
Regis Jesuit (10).