Preseason On The Mat wrestling rankings released

Arvada West, which placed eighth at last season's Class 5A state wrestling tournament, begins the season atop the On The Mat rankings.

Defending champions Broomfield (4A) and Paonia (2A) also open the season as preseason No. 1s. Brush, a fifth-place finisher last season, is atop the 3A ranking.

Pomona, the defending 5A champion, opens the season at No. 4.

Alamosa won the 3A title last year, and is No. 5 in that preseason ranking.

Complete team rankings for all classes are below.

On The Mat Wrestling Rankings

Tim Yount of On The Mat provides weekly wrestling rankings for teams and individuals in all weight classes. To see individual rankings, you can subscribe to On The Mat's full rankings.

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Go to: 5A | 4A | 3A | 2A

Class 5A
RK TEAM PVS
1 Arvada West -
2 Rocky Mountain -
3 Ponderosa -
4 Pomona -
5 Cherry Creek -
6 Coronado -
7 Chaparral -
8 Fruita -
9 Fountain Fort Carson -
10 Grand Junction -
11 Greeley West -
12 Pine Creek -
13 Fossil Ridge -
14 Mountain Range -
15 Lakewood -

Class 4A
RK TEAM PVS
1 Broomfield -
2 Thompson Valley -
3 Discovery Canyon -
4 Pueblo South -
5 Windsor -
6 Pueblo Central -
7 Palisade -
8 Montrose -
9 Weld Central -
10 Mead -
11 Mesa Ridge -
12 Longmont -
13 Air Academy -
14 Pueblo East -
15 Erie -

Class 3A
RK TEAM PVS
1 Brush -
2 Valley -
3 Dolores Huerta -
4 Lamar -
5 Alamosa -
6 Centauri -
7 Fort Lupton -
8 Monte Vista -
9 LaJunta -
10 Bennett -
11 Jefferson -
12 Strasburg -
13 Buena Vista -
14 Sterling -
15 Holy Family -

Class 2A
RK TEAM PVS
1 Paonia -
2 Meeker -
3 Baca County -
4 Swink -
5 Rocky Ford -
6 Sedgwick County/Fleming -
7 Akron -
8 Merino -
9 Wray -
10 Center -
11 Dove Creek -
12 Highland -
13 Norwood -
14 Holly -
15 Crowley County -