AURORA | Pairings and bracket for the 2014 Class 5A state football playoffs as released Sunday by the Colorado High School Activities Association. Aurora teams bold and uppercased:

2014 CLASS 5A STATE FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS

QUADRANT 1

First round

No. 8 Brighton vs. NO. 1 GRANDVIEW, Oct. 31, 7 p.m. at Legacy Stadium

No. 5 Lakewood at No. 4 Prairie View

No. 7 ThunderRidge at No. 2 Rocky Mountain

No. 6 Westminster vs. No. 3 Fountain-Fort Carson

Second round

Brighton/GRANDVIEW winner vs. Lakewood/Prairie View winner

ThunderRidge/Rocky Mountain winner vs. Westminster/Fountain-Fort Carson winner

Quarterfinals

Second round winners

QUADRANT 2

First round

No. 8 Arapahoe at No. 1 Pomona

No. 5 Columbine vs. NO. 4 RANGEVIEW, Oct. 31, 6 p.m. at Aurora Public Schools Stadium

No. 7 Horizon at No. 2 Valor Christian

N0. 6 CHEROKEE TRAIL at No. 3 Mountain Vista

Second round

Arapahoe/Pomona winner vs. Columbine/RANGEVIEW winner

Horizon/Valor Christian winner vs. CHEROKEE TRAIL/Mountain Vista winner

Quarterfinals

Second round winners

QUADRANT 3

First round

No. 31 Grand Junction at No. 1 Ralston Valley

NO. 5 EAGLECREST at No. 4 Legacy

No. 7 Castle View at No. 2 Fairview

No. 6 Denver East vs. NO. 3 OVERLAND, Oct. 31, 7:30 p.m. at Stutler Bowl

Second round

Grand Junction/Ralston Valley winner vs. EAGLECREST/Legacy winner

Castle View/Fairview winner vs. Denver East/OVERLAND winner

Quarterfinals

Second round winners

QUADRANT 4

First round

No. 8 Chaparral at No. 1 Cherry Creek

No. 5 Fossil Ridge at No. 4 Bear Creek

No. 7 Monarch at NO. 2 REGIS JESUIT, Oct. 31, Time TBD

No. 6 Heritage at No. 3 Doherty

Second round

Chaparral/Cherry Creek winner vs. Fossil Ridge/Bear Creek winner

Monarch/REGIS JESUIT winner vs. Heritage/Doherty winner

Quarterfinals

Second round winners

Semifinals

Quadrant 1 winner vs. Quadrant 2 winner

Quadrant 3 winner vs. Quadrant 4 winner

Championship

Semifinal winners

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