Defending champion Monarch heads preseason hockey rankings

Monarch vs. Regis Jesuit hockey

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Monarch, the defending champion, is on top of the preseason hockey rankings on the eve of the 2017-18 season.

The rankings, voted upon by coaches and select media members, are the official polls of the Association. During the regular season, the poll will release each Monday.

Complete rankings are below.

CHSAANow.com Hockey Poll

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

First-place votes are in parentheses.

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

Hockey
RK TEAM W-L PTS
1 Monarch (4) 0-0-0 90
2 Regis Jesuit (2) 0-0-0 89
3 Valor Christian (4) 0-0-0 80
4 Cherry Creek 0-0-0 70
5 Dakota Ridge 0-0-0 51
6 Ralston Valley 0-0-0 43
7 Resurrection Christian 0-0-0 37
8 Fort Collins 0-0-0 28
9 Aspen 0-0-0 14
10 Castle View 0-0-0 10
Others receiving votes:
Pueblo County 7, Steamboat Springs 6, Chaparral 5, Chatfield 5, Air Academy 4, Liberty 3, Mountain Vista 3, Heritage 2, Denver East 1, Standley Lake 1, Summit 1.