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Field hockey rankings: Palmer Ridge moves up to No. 2

Palmer Ridge field hockey team

(John Priest/CHSAANow.com)

Palmer Ridge made a jump to No. 2 in the CHSAANow.com field hockey poll this week as teams head into the last week of regular season play.

The Bears will start their final week off with a big showdown with No. 1 Kent Denver on Monday.

The Sun Devils had quite a week with a 3-1 win over Cherry Creek on Thursday.

The Bruins dropped to No. 4, but remained in the rankings.

Colorado Academy jumped a spot to No. despite seeing no action last week.

Denver East held its spot at No. 5 to round out this week's poll.

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
1 Kent Denver (5) 11-0-2 28 1 3-0-0
2 Palmer Ridge (1) 10-1-2 21 3 3-0-1
3 Colorado Academy 10-1-2 17 4 0-0-0
4 Cherry Creek 10-2-1 16 2 2-1-0
5 Denver East 9-1-3 8 5 1-0-1
Others receiving votes:
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