Kirtland Central now No. 4 in latest NMOTSC 4A football rankings

The Daily Times staff

FARMINGTON — The Kirtland Central Broncos soared up the 4A poll in the latest New Mexico Overtime Sports Center football rankings.

Kirtland went up four spots to No. 4 after its 31-0 win over Aztec, which is now fifth in 4A. KC’s won three straight games, scoring 38.3 points per game in its last three games.

Bloomfield stayed put at No. 2 in 4A.

Farmington and Piedra Vista are fifth and sixth, respectively, in the latest 5A rankings, while Newcomb is seventh in the latest 2A poll.

Aztec girls soccer up three spots

The Lady Tigers rose to No. 3 in the latest 4A girls soccer poll.

In volleyball, Navajo Prep is now No. 7 in the latest 3A rankings.

5A football rankings

1. Roswell

2. Los Lunas

3. Goddard

4. Artesia

5. Farmington

6. Piedra Vista

7. Deming

8. Capital

9. Highland

10. Santa Teresa

4A football rankings

1. Portales

2. Bloomfield

3. Lovington

4. Kirtland Central

5. Aztec

6. Ruidoso

7. Grants

8. Taos

9. St. Pius

10. Silver

2A football rankings

1. Eunice

2. Estancia

3. Texico

4. Lordsburg

5. Fort Sumner

6. Hagerman

7. Newcomb

8. Santa Rosa

9. Jal

10. Capitan

Aztec's Austin Jaime grabs hold of Kirtland Central's Cjay James during Friday's District 1-4A football opener at Bill Cawood Field in Kirtland.
Aztec's Mikey Phillips fights off Kirtland Central's Elijah Jenks while running on a punt return during Friday's District 1-4A football opener at Bill Cawood Field in Kirtland.