Field hockey rankings: Cherry Creek, Golden join poll

Cherry Creek Mountain Vista field hockey

Cherry Creek joined this week's field hockey ranking at No. 4. (Ray Chen/ArrayPhoto.com)

Cherry Creek and Golden have joined this week's CHSAANow.com field hockey ranking.

The Bruins are No. 4, while Golden debuted at No. 5.

Colorado Academy is still proving to be the team in to beat in field hockey. The Mustangs — winners of 47 games in a row, and unbeaten over their past 58 — held firm to the top spot.

Palmer Ridge and Kent Denver also held on to their respective spots at No. 2 and No. 3.

The ranking, voted upon by coaches, is the official poll of the Association. Rankings are released each Monday during the season.

A complete ranking is below.

CHSAANow.com Field Hockey Poll

Voted upon by coaches around the state. New voters can sign up by emailing rcasey@chsaa.org. This ranking has no bearing on postseason seeding.

Field hockey
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 Colorado Academy (3) 6-0-0 26 1 2-0-0
2 Palmer Ridge (2) 6-1-0 25 2 3-0-0
3 Kent Denver 2-1-2 16 3 1-1-0
4 Cherry Creek 3-1-0 9 - 0-0-0
5 Golden (1) 4-1-1 8 - 2-0-0
Others receiving votes:
Denver East 3, Regis Jesuit 2, Grandview 1.
Dropped out
Denver East (4), Regis Jesuit (5).