Jordan Woolverton

Posted On: 10/4/20 1:15 PM

High school football is finally set to begin in Colorado this week.

After initially settling for a spring season, the Colorado High School Activities Association set up plans to have both a fall and spring football season, and the fall season kicks off this week for the majority of high school teams in the state competing.

With football finally arriving, new leagues formed and a shortened regular season and postseason field, every week becomes even more critical, and with that, some marquee games will get the season underway for many teams this week.

Here is a look at some of the top games in the state for Week 1 this week.

Eaglcrest vs. Cherokee Trail, Class 5A, Oct. 9, 7 p.m.

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Two of the top 10 prospects in the Class of 2021 will square off in this nonconference game down in Centennial. The No. 1 overall prospect according to Prep Redzone Colorado is Cherokee Trail’s Sam HartSamHart6'5" | TECherokee Trail | 2021StateCO, a tight end who is committed to Ohio State. The 6-foot-5, 205-pound tight end has 42 receptions for 761 yards and nine touchdowns to his

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