(NNCNOW.com) --- The Hermantown boys' hockey team took a slight tumble down the rankings this week, but the Hawks are still the top-ranked Northland team in this week's "Let's Play Hockey" poll.
Hermantown fell three spots to #5 in the Class A rankings this week after losing a 5-4 game to Duluth Denfeld last Thursday, leaving the Hawks two spots ahead of Duluth Marshall.
Duluth East remains the area's highest-ranked team in Class AA, with their spot remainining unchanged from last week at #9.
Proctor-Hermantown and Hibbing-Chisholm each moved up a spot in the Class A girls' hockey rankings, with those two teams still the only Northland squads in the top 20.
Below are listed all the Northland teams involved in this week's rankings, excluding the Class AA girls because no Northland teams are included in the top 20.
CLASS A BOYS' HOCKEY LET'S PLAY HOCKEY RANKINGS
7. Duluth Marshall
12. Duluth Denfeld
19. International Falls
CLASS AA BOYS' HOCKEY LET'S PLAY HOCKEY RANKINGS
9. Duluth East
12. Grand Rapids
CLASS A GIRLS' HOCKEY LET'S PLAY HOCKEY RANKINGS