Monarch takes top spot in 4A football poll

Monarch takes top spot in 4A football poll

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Monarch takes top spot in 4A football poll

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There’s a new No. 1 in 4A football after Monarch knocked off Broomfield over the weekend. Monarch, who was No. 3 last week, beat previous No. 1 Broomfield 42-7 and jumped into the top spot.

Denver South moved up to No. 3, while undefeated Pueblo West is fourth. Windsor, which has clinched the Northern Conference title, remained at No. 5. The Wizards lone loss came in their first game, a 17-16 defeat to No. 6 Wheat Ridge.

Montrose moved into the No. 10 spot.

There is no 5A poll due to the start of playoffs this week.

The Denver Post Football Poll

The Denver Post Football Poll

Class 4A

Rank School Record Previous
1. Monarch (10) 8-1 3
2. Ponderosa (4) 9-0 2
3. Denver South 8-1 4
4. Pueblo West 9-0 6
5. Windsor 8-1 5
6. Wheat Ridge 8-1 7
7. Broomfield 7-2 1
8. Vista Ridge (1) 8-1 8
9. Mesa Ridge 7-2 10
10. Montrose 6-3

First place votes are in parenthesis. The Coloradoan’s Matt L. Stephens and Kevin Lytle are voters in the poll.

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