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Preseason boys basketball rankings released in all five classes

Yuma Crowley County boys basketball

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The preseason boys basketball rankings are out. The No. 1 teams are: Grandview (5A), Lewis-Palmer (4A), Colorado Academy (3A), Yuma (2A) and Sangre de Cristo (1A).

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

Complete rankings are below.

CHSAANow.com Boys Basketball Polls

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.

Class 5A
RK TEAM W-L PTS
1 Grandview (9) 0-0 95
2 Chaparral 0-0 74
3 ThunderRidge 0-0 64
4 Smoky Hill 0-0 59
5 Denver East 0-0 47
6 Overland 0-0 41
7 Regis Jesuit 0-0 30
8 Rangeview 0-0 24
9 George Washington 0-0 22
10 Eaglecrest 0-0 21
Others receiving votes:
Rock Canyon 19, Valor Christian 15, Mountain Vista 9, Doherty 8, Columbine 7, Cherry Creek 6, Legend 4, Arvada West 2, Fairview 1, Highlands Ranch 1, Mullen 1.
Class 4A
RK TEAM W-L PTS
1 Lewis-Palmer (12) 0-0 138
2 Longmont (1) 0-0 117
3 Pueblo West 0-0 60
4 Holy Family 0-0 59
5 Lincoln 0-0 49
6 Mead 0-0 40
7 Cheyenne Mountain 0-0 33
8 Pueblo East 0-0 30
9 Pueblo South (1) 0-0 27
10 Golden 0-0 25
Others receiving votes:
Falcon 23, Silver Creek 20, Sierra 17, Widefield 17, Ponderosa 16, Discovery Canyon 15, Thomas Jefferson 13, Montrose 11, Air Academy 8, Glenwood Springs 8, Coronado 7, Steamboat Springs 7, D'Evelyn 6, Evergreen 5, Harrison 4, Green Mountain 3, Denver North 2, Northfield 2, Palmer Ridge 2, Skyview 2, Woodland Park 2, Centaurus 1, Mountain View 1.
Class 3A
RK TEAM W-L PTS
1 Colorado Academy (4) 0-0 79
2 Sterling (1) 0-0 68
3 Lutheran (1) 0-0 59
4 The Vanguard 0-0 53
5 Manual (3) 0-0 48
6 Coal Ridge 0-0 42
7 Resurrection Christian 0-0 40
8 Bayfield 0-0 26
9 Platte Valley 0-0 24
10 Faith Christian 0-0 15
Others receiving votes:
Roaring Fork 12, Kent Denver 9, Alamosa 6, Delta 4, The Academy 4, DSST: Stapleton 3, Grand Valley 2, Basalt 1.
Class 2A
RK TEAM W-L PTS
1 Yuma (8) 0-0 89
2 Highland (1) 0-0 71
3 Byers 0-0 61
4 Limon 0-0 47
5 Simla 0-0 45
6 Sanford 0-0 31
7 Holly 0-0 29
8 Crowley County 0-0 20
9 Sedgwick County 0-0 19
10 Vail Christian 0-0 18
Others receiving votes:
Del Norte 17, Ignacio 17, Holyoke 8, Mancos 5, Thomas McLaren 5, Denver Christian 3, Fowler 3, Akron 2, Burlington 2, Hotchkiss 1, Meeker 1, Union Colony 1.
Class 1A
RK TEAM W-L PTS
1 Sangre de Cristo (7) 0-0 88
2 Kit Carson 0-0 56
3 Arickaree/Woodlin 0-0 51
4 Peetz 0-0 48
5 Haxtun 0-0 45
6 De Beque 0-0 38
7 Front Range Baptist 0-0 34
8 Cornerstone Christian (2) 0-0 31
9 Walsh 0-0 25
10 Otis 0-0 21
Others receiving votes:
Cheraw 18, South Baca 16, Creede 8, Genoa-Hugo/Karval 6, Manzanola 4, Springfield 4, Primero 2.