Boys soccer rankings: Fairview, Cheyenne Mountain take over top spots

Fairview (Class 5A) and Cheyenne Mountain (4A) have taken over the No. 1 boys soccer ranking in their respective classifications this week.

Fairview, 2-0-0 so far this season, garnered nine of the 10 first-place votes to lead CHSAANow.com's 5A poll. Boulder, the Knights' rival, also moved up and now sits at No. 2.

Broomfield, the preseason No. 1, is No. 3 this week. Cherry Creek is No. 4, and newcomer Rock Canyon rounds out the top five.

Cheyenne Mountain now leads the 4A ranking after getting six of the 10 first-place votes.

Former No. 1 Evergreen is second, Air Academy is third, The Classical Academy sits fourth, and Ponderosa moved up from No. 7 to No. 5.

The 4A ranking added No. 6 Mullen, No. 7 Centaurus, No. 8 Niwot and No. 10 Lewis-Palmer.

(Ryan Casey/CHSAANow.com)

Kent Denver remains No. 1 in the 3A ranking. (Ryan Casey/CHSAANow.com)

Kent Denver was the lone preseason No. 1 to hold onto its spot, and the Sun Devils got seven of 3A's eight first-place votes to do so.

Colorado Springs Christian (No. 5), The Pinnacle (No. 9) and The Academy (No. 10) joined the 3A poll this week.

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

Complete rankings for each class 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
1 Fairview (9) 2-0-0 99 3
2 Boulder (1) 2-0-0 80 5
3 Broomfield 2-1-0 70 1
4 Cherry Creek 2-0-0 61 6
5 Rock Canyon 3-0-0 45 -
6 ThunderRidge 2-0-0 40 9
7 Grandview 1-0-1 32 10
8 Bear Creek 3-0-0 23 -
9 Eaglecrest 4-0-0 19 -
10 Mountain Vista 1-1-1 16 2
Others receiving votes:
Fort Collins 12, Greeley West 11, Regis Jesuit 8, Legend 7, Fruita Monument 6, Legacy 6, Heritage 4, Doherty 3, Arapahoe 2, Horizon 2, Loveland 2, Vista Ridge 2.
Dropped out
Arapahoe (4), Heritage (7), Arvada West (8).

Class 4A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS
1 Cheyenne Mountain (6) 4-0-0 96 3
2 Evergreen (4) 1-0-0 83 1
3 Air Academy 3-0-0 75 4
4 The Classical Academy 1-1-0 68 2
5 Ponderosa 2-0-0 55 7
6 Mullen 4-0-0 47 -
7 Centaurus 4-0-0 34 -
8 Niwot 2-0-0 18 -
9 Valor Christian 1-1-0 15 8
10 Lewis-Palmer 3-1-0 11 -
Others receiving votes:
Longmont 9, Sand Creek 9, Skyline 6, Fort Morgan 5, Palmer Ridge 5, Silver Creek 5, Battle Mountain 4, Greeley Central 2, Durango 1, Pueblo West 1, Summit 1.
Dropped out
Standley Lake (5), Battle Mountain (6), D'Evelyn (9), Longmont (10).

Class 3A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS
1 Kent Denver (7) 2-0-0 79 1
2 Peak to Peak (1) 2-0-0 53 8
3 Coal Ridge 1-0-0 49 6
4 Colorado Academy 1-0-0 47 7
5 Colorado Springs Christian 3-0-0 45 -
6 Vail Mountain 1-1-0 43 2
7 KIPP 1-1-1 37 4
8 Salida 2-0-0 35 10
9 Pinnacle 3-0-0 27 -
10 The Academy 3-0-0 16 -
Others receiving votes:
Fountain Valley 9, Telluride 6, Lamar 5, Manitou Springs 3, Arrupe Jesuit 2, Manual 2.
Dropped out
Fountain Valley (3), Faith Christian (5), Pagosa Springs (9).