Baseball rankings: Ponderosa, Merino take over as new No. 1s

In the latest coaches poll voting, Ponderosa and Merino claimed the top spots in their respective classifications.

The rankings, voted upon by coaches, are the official polls of the Association.

Complete rankings for all classes are below.

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Coaches looking to vote should email bcochi@chsaa.org.

Class 5A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS
1 Chatfield (9) 11-2 96 1
2 Regis Jesuit 11-4 77 3
3 Cherry Creek 12-3 64 2
4 Valor Christian 11-2 63 5
5 Mountain Vista (1) 9-4 59 4
6 Heritage 13-3 57 7
7 Fairview 12-2 42 6
8 Mullen 11-3 31 9
9 Broomfield 12-3 22 -
10 Legacy 10-4 13 8
Others receiving votes:
Fort Collins 9, Cherokee Trail 5, Ralston Valley 4, Fruita Monument 4, Rocky Mountain 3, Rock Canyon 1
Dropped out
Rocky Mountain (10)
Class 4A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS
1 Ponderosa (8) 14-2 116 2
2 Cheyenne Mountain (2) 14-1 112 1
3 Durango (3) 13-2 81 3
4 Holy Family 12-1 80 4
5 Windsor 12-2 67 6
6 Lewis-Palmer 11-3 63 5
7 Falcon 12-1 56 7
8 Pueblo County 10-4 31 8
9 Evergreen 9-3 25 -
10 Elizabeth 10-3 14 -
Others receiving votes:
Montrose 12, Severance 11, Palisade 10, Pueblo Central 7, Denver North 6, Silver Creek 6, Battle Mountain 5, D'Evelyn 3, Fort Morgan 3, Longmont 2, Roosevelt 2, Golden 1, Canon City 1, Pueblo East 1
Dropped out
Denver North (10), Golden (9)
Class 3A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS
1 Eaton (7) 14-1 128 1
2 Lutheran (5) 15-0 113 2
3 University 10-2 104 3
4 Faith Christian 13-1 82 4
5 Bayfield (1) 13-2 50 10
6 Sterling 9-5 41 7
7 Brush 7-5 39 6
8 Resurrection Christian 8-5 38 5
9 Lamar 11-2 28 9
10 Gunnison 10-3 26 8
Others receiving votes:
Bennett 18, Manitou Springs 14, Kent Denver 13, Montezuma-Cortez 12, Colorado Academy 12, Basalt 11, Alamosa 9, The Academy 8, Bishop Machebeuf 7, Salida 5, La Junta 5, Moffat County 4, Delta 3
Dropped out
None
Class 2A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS
1 Limon (12) 15-0 120 1
2 Peyton 12-1 97 2
3 Wray 11-0 88 4
4 Highland 11-0 84 3
5 Hotchkiss 11-2 56 5
6 Trinidad 11-0 48 -
7 Buena Vista 9-1 42 7
8 Calhan 9-3 40 6
9 Cedaredge 12-3 27 8
10 Rye 10-3 23 9
Others receiving votes:
Wiggins 13, Denver Christian 10, Monte Vista 6, Swink 4, Burlington 4
Dropped out
Burlington (10)
Class 1A
RK TEAM W-L PTS PVS
1 Merino (5) 14-1 70 2
2 Holly (3) 11-4 62 1
3 Eads 10-2 55 5
4 Flatirons Academy 8-2 54 3
5 Evangelical Christian 8-2 48 4
6 Caliche 12-3 42 6
7 Nucla 9-5 38 7
8 Dove Creek 8-5 20 8
9 Haxtun 7-6 16 10
Others receiving votes:
Cheyenne Wells 8, Rocky Mountain Lutheran 5, Granada 4, Stratton 4, Otis 2
Dropped out
None