Softball rankings: Mead jumps up to No. 1 in Class 4A

Mead Elizabeth softball

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Mead softball, off to a 6-0 start, is now the No. 1 team in Class 4A after moving up from No. 9 last week.

The polls, voted upon by head coaches around the state, will serve as part of the seeding criteria in softball this season. Polls are released each Monday during the regular season.

Complete rankings for each class are below.

CHSAANow.com Softball Polls

Voted upon by coaches around the state. New voters can sign up by emailing rcasey@chsaa.org. These rankings will factor into postseason seeding. More information is available here.

Class 5A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 Rock Canyon (12) 5-0-0 140 1 5-0-0
2 Fossil Ridge 5-1-0 117 3 5-1-0
3 Legacy (1) 3-1-0 102 2 3-1-0
4 Chatfield (2) 6-1-0 90 5 6-1-0
5 Broomfield 5-0-0 84 9 5-0-0
6 Smoky Hill 3-0-0 77 8 3-0-0
7 Lakewood (1) 2-0-0 60 10 2-0-0
8 Columbine 2-3-0 39 4 2-3-0
9 Cherry Creek 3-1-0 34 - 3-1-0
10 Legend 1-2-0 33 7 1-2-0
Others receiving votes:
Arvada West 24, Rocky Mountain 24, Cherokee Trail 15, Brighton 13, Horizon 13, Grand Junction Central 12, Hinkley 10, Regis Jesuit 7, Highlands Ranch 6, Castle View 5, Poudre 5, Valor Christian 5, Chaparral 4, Ralston Valley 4, Mountain Vista 3, Eaglecrest 2, Fruita Monument 2, Douglas County 1, Loveland 1, Monarch 1, Prairie View 1, ThunderRidge 1.
Dropped out
Rocky Mountain (6).
Class 4A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 Mead (9) 6-0-0 142 9 6-0-0
2 Wheat Ridge (6) 3-0-0 134 3 3-0-0
3 Holy Family (2) 2-2-0 112 1 2-2-0
4 Erie 3-2-0 84 2 3-2-0
5 Frederick 4-0-0 67 8 4-0-0
6 Silver Creek 2-3-0 53 4 2-3-0
7 Air Academy 2-1-0 47 10 2-1-0
8 Pueblo South 1-2-0 42 5 1-2-0
9 Windsor 3-2-0 35 - 3-2-0
10 Riverdale Ridge 3-1-0 33 6 3-1-0
Others receiving votes:
Mesa Ridge 29, Pueblo Centennial 28, Pueblo County 23, Pueblo Central 21, Mountain View 18, Conifer 17, Ponderosa 17, Northridge 15, Mullen 13, D'Evelyn 11, Eagle Valley 10, Evergreen 10, Niwot 10, Roosevelt 9, Bear Creek 8, Discovery Canyon 8, Falcon 8, Berthoud 7, Vista Peak Prep 6, Northfield 6, Coronado 5, Standley Lake 4, Rifle 3, Severance 3, Palisade 2, Palmer Ridge 2, Palisade 2, Golden 1.
Dropped out
Pueblo West (7).
Class 3A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS LW
1 University (10) 4-0-0 129 1 4-0-0
2 Eaton 4-1-0 106 2 4-1-0
3 Rocky Ford 4-0-0 83 5 4-0-0
4 Limon 4-1-0 57 7 4-1-0
5 Strasburg (1) 2-3-0 52 3 2-3-0
6 Brush 2-2-0 50 6 2-2-0
7 Lyons (1) 2-1-0 49 - 2-1-0
8 Lamar 2-0-0 41 9 2-0-0
9 Lutheran (1) 5-0-0 38 8 5-0-0
10 Sterling 2-2-0 37 4 2-2-0
Others receiving votes:
Basalt 29, Montezuma-Cortez 29, La Junta 22, Delta 15, Peak to Peak 14, Fort Lupton 9, The Academy 7, Cedaredge 1, Faith Christian 1, Weld Central 1.
Dropped out
La Junta (10).