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VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: PAONIA AT CEDAREDGE

In a battle of unbeaten and top 10 teams from Class 1A, #2 Paonia picked up a 35-21 win over #7 Cedaredge. It was the league opener for both clubs and marked the 16th straight conference win for the Eagles. [READ]

FOOTBALL NOTES FROM WEEK FIVE - ALL CLASSES

Several games are on tap on Saturday to conclude week five of the football season but we’re looking back to Thursday and Friday with some fun notes on each classification. Overall there have been 13 Top 10 team that have been beaten so far this weekend. All but one of those squads lost to another [READ]

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: ERIE AT SILVER CREEK

Erie headed to Silver Creek on Thursday night in a battle of unbeaten teams which are both ranked in the Top 10. Erie rallied late but a strong Silver Creek start pushed the Raptors to the win 38-22. [READ]

FRIDAY TOP 10 VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE/RESULTS

The top four teams in Class 1A square off today in what could easily be a preview of the state semifinals in mid-November. The matchup between #1 Fleming and #4 Weldon Valley is a bit more important as it should determine the North Central title. A win gives Fleming a two game lead in the race whi [READ]

8-MAN FOOTBALL PREVIEW - WEEK 5

As league play gets underway in most of the division, some quite interesting match-ups are on tap for this weekend. The slate includes two clashes of ranked teams in the Plains, a big rivalry game inside the Southwest, and a meeting in the Southeast that could decide the league crown. [READ]

THURSDAY TOP 10 VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE/RESULTS

There’s a huge match inside the 3A Patriot League on Tuesday as #3 Valley heads to Greeley to face #8 University. The long-time rivals are both unbeaten in conference lead and battling three-time defending state champion Eaton for the championship. All three teams have at least a two game lead on [READ]

6-MAN FOOTBALL PREVIEW - WEEK 5

Three of the four featured match-ups in week five have major ramifications inside their divisions, as unbeaten league teams square off in the North, East Central, and Southwest. Also on tap is a cross-divisional pairing of Kit Carson and Hi-Plains/Flagler. [READ]

TOP 10 FOOTBALL RESULTS (WEEK 5)

A quick rundown of results involving Top 10 teams from Week Five. [READ]

CLASS 1A FOOTBALL PREVIEW - WEEK 5

The next five weeks will be a rugged slog for the six members of the 1A Western Slope conference. The league has produced three of the last four state champions and entering conference play, three teams are 4-0 and the remaining three at 3-1. That means all five weeks of conference play could feat [READ]

CLASS 4A FOOTBALL PREVIEW - WEEK 5

Due to an influx of heavy-hitter matchups, the rankings have shifted vigorously in the opening weeks of the season. But after an opening month chock full of Top 10 contests, the Class 4A schedule eases into more of a regular-season mode in Week 5. [READ]

CLASS 2A FOOTBALL PREVIEW - WEEK 5

For the second straight week Class 2A headlines the entire football schedule with a number one versus number two battle. Last week, La Junta clubbed Kent Denver 35-6 and used the win to move into the top spot but this week the Tiger face an even more important game as they visit #2 Classical Academ [READ]

CLASS 1A VOLLEYBALL UPDATE - WEEK 5

The top four clubs go head-to-head this weekend in two matches that will help determine post-season seeding especially if all four teams reach the state tournament as expected. The more important match pits #1 Fleming against #4 Weldon Valley as it will help determine the North Central league champ [READ]

CLASS 2A VOLLEYBALL REPORT - WEEK 5

It appears that #3 Hoehne is on its way to winning the Santa Fe conference championship. The Farmers earned at least a two game lead on all other teams with their exhausting five set win over Fowler. The Grizzlies slide back into a second place tie with Swink and will face the Lions in a match [READ]

CLASS 5A FOOTBALL PREVIEW - WEEK 5

Quick, can you name the four Class 5A teams still undefeated as they head into Week 5? One, Fairview, isn’t a surprise. The Knights are 4-0 and have the best regular-season record among big schools since the beginning of 2013, 29-2. [READ]

CLASS 3A FOOTBALL PREVIEW - WEEK 5

Both 6th ranked Silver Creek and 8th ranked Erie have used 4-0 starts to enter the top ten rankings and with just one more non-league game to play, the Raptors and Tigers likely face their most stern test to date when they square off Thursday night to open the week five schedule in Class 3A. It’s o [READ]

TUESDAY TOP 10 VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE / RESULTS

Conference leads are on the line in both the 2A Santa Fe and 4A Tri Valley. In both cases, the league leader takes on the second place team. #3 Hoehne leads Fowler by one game in the Santa Fe and looks for a season sweep of the Grizzlies while #7 Mead is ranked lower but leads #3 Holy Family by a [READ]

CLASS 3A VOLLEYBALL WEEKLY REPORT - WEEK 5

With a month remaining in the regular season it’s far from being official but Delta took a large step to claiming the Western Slope title on Saturday beating Coal Ridge in five sets. Both teams were ranked in the Top Ten going in and neither had lost a conference match. With Delta grabbing the win [READ]

CLASS 4A VOLLEYBALL WEEKLY REPORT - WEEK 5

Entering the rankings for the first time this week at number seven, the Mead Mavericks have a chance to take control of the Tri Valley chase on Tuesday night. They host Holy Family in the first of two meetings with the Tigers but a win this week will give them a nice two game cushion over the 3rd [READ]

CLASS 5A VOLLEYBALL WEEKLY UPDATE - WEEK 5

Only a few of the highly ranked teams in Class 5A have started league play but that action picks up a little pace this week especially in the Jeffco where traditional rivals #5 Chatfield and Lakewood open the conference slate. The two teams have battled with Ralston Valley over the past half-decade [READ]

TOP INDIVIDUAL FOOTBALL PERFORMANCES - WEEK 4

Our weekly report on top individual performances on the football field. Stats are provided by MaxPreps and tabulated each Sunday evening. [READ]