No. 109 Cherry Creek wins Colorado 5A title

cherry creek high school footballCherry Creek wins Colorado's 5A state high school football championship. Twitter photo by @UATeamGustafson

Cherry Creek is now a 10-time Colorado high school football state champ. The Bruins, who entered the game ranked No. 109 in the High School Football America national rankings, beat Columbine 35-10 at Empower Field at Mile High before a crowd of 12,789.

Jayle Stacks, who has verbally committed to Colorado, rushed for 141 yards and a touchdown. He was named the game’s MVP.

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