Softball rankings: Chatfield and University take over at the top

Chatfield D'Evelyn softball

(Lance Wendt/LanceWendt.com)

Chatfield softball went from unranked to No. 1 in this week's 5A softball rankings, and University (in 3A) also moved up to No. 1.

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 Softball 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.

Class 5A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 Chatfield (2) 10-0-0 80 - 10-0-0
2 Broomfield (2) 8-1-0 76 9 8-1-0
3 Rock Canyon (3) 5-1-0 70 3 5-1-0
4 Loveland (1) 8-1-0 57 4 8-1-0
5 Arapahoe (1) 8-0-0 52 - 8-0-0
6 Legacy 5-1-0 51 6 5-1-0
7 Prairie View (1) 8-0-0 42 - 8-0-0
8 Columbine 6-0-0 40 10 6-0-0
9 Cherokee Trail 3-2-0 26 1 3-2-0
10 Fossil Ridge 5-1-0 24 5 5-1-0
Others receiving votes:
Legend 16, Brighton 13, Eaglecrest 10, Lakewood 9, Hinkley 8, Rocky Mountain 8, Grand Junction Central 7, Regis Jesuit 6, Cherry Creek 5, Smoky Hill 2, Douglas County 1, Mountain Vista 1, ThunderRidge 1.
Dropped out
Legend (2), Eaglecrest (7), Cherry Creek (8).
Class 4A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 Holy Family (11) 4-0-0 124 1 4-0-0
2 Erie (1) 8-0-0 92 3 8-0-0
3 Golden 6-0-0 91 5 6-0-0
4 Wheat Ridge 7-1-0 65 7 7-1-0
5 Pueblo South 6-0-0 60 9 6-0-0
6 Silver Creek 4-3-0 53 2 4-3-0
7 Berthoud 3-1-0 35 6 3-1-0
8 Pueblo West 5-1-0 28 8 5-1-0
9 Pueblo Centennial 6-0-0 23 - 6-0-0
10 Green Mountain 6-0-0 22 - 6-0-0
Others receiving votes:
Pueblo Central 18, Pueblo County 18, Rifle 16, Mountain View 14, Ponderosa 11, Mullen 10, Mead 8, Niwot 8, Discovery Canyon 7, Air Academy 4, George Washington 3, Evergreen 2, Pueblo East 2, Elizabeth 1.
Dropped out
Mountain View (4), Pueblo County (10).
Class 3A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 University (7) 9-0-0 93 2 9-0-0
2 Strasburg (1) 3-1-0 82 1 3-1-0
3 Eaton 7-1-0 70 3 7-1-0
4 Brush (1) 5-1-0 58 7 5-1-0
5 Sterling 5-1-0 50 5 5-1-0
6 Basalt 4-0-0 28 - 4-0-0
7 Peak to Peak 4-3-0 26 - 4-3-0
8 Montezuma-Cortez (1) 3-0-0 22 - 3-0-0
9 Riverdale Ridge 2-1-0 21 - 2-1-0
10 Lyons 2-2-0 15 - 2-2-0
Others receiving votes:
Rocky Ford 14, Delta 13, Limon 12, Fort Lupton 9, Platte Valley 8, Valley 8, Lamar 6, La Junta 5, Gunnison 3, Meeker 2, The Academy 1.
Dropped out
Delta (4), Rocky Ford (6), Meeker (8), Lamar (9), Faith Christian (10).