Cleveland remains No. 1 in the High School Football America New Mexico Top 5 after beating No. 2 Rio Rancho

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Top-ranked Cleveland rolled by No. 2 Rio Rancho 42-0 to solidify its spot atop the High School Football America New Mexico Top 5 statewide rankings. Undefeated La Cruces makes its first appearance in the rankings this year at No. 2 after Rio Rancho drops to No. 3. Up next, No. 1 Cleveland this week.

Cibola’s 49-33 defeat of No. 3 Volcano Vista drops the Hawks out of the Top 5. No. 4 Goddard also falls from the rankings created with our proprietary algorithm after losing to Roswell, which began the season ranked No. 2 before losing to Artesia a couple of weeks ago.

Clovis is in the Top 5 this week at No. 5

High School Football America New Mexico Top 5

No. 1. Cleveland (3-0), LW: #1

No. 2 Las Cruces (3-0), LW: NR

No. 3 Rio Rancho (2-1), LW: #2

No. 4 Los Lunas (2-0), LW: #5

No. 5 Clovis (2-2), LW: NR

Dropped-out: No. 3 Volcano Vista, No. 4 Goddard

Editor’s Note: The High School Football America national, regional and state rankings are developed using our proprietary algorithm.

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Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.