POWERADE Colorado Rankings: Week 5

After games ending Saturday, Oct. 1

Wins by all of the top teams this past weekend make this week's rankings pretty simple as everyone holds ground. The closest game this week for ranked teams ended in a two-touchdown advantage (Grand Junction beat Fountain-Fort Carson, 28-14). Defense has ruled this season so far, as four of the teams in the top 10 posted shutouts and two others surrendered just seven points.

1. Valor Christian — defeated Pueblo South, 52-0 (last week: No. 1)

2. Mullen — defeated Bear Creek, 34-18 (last week: No. 2)

3. Grand Junction — defeated Fountain-Fort Carson, 28-14 (last week: No. 3)

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