1 Des Moines Menace
Week 4: W, 5-0 WSA
Week 5: WSA
Last Week: 2
A massive 5-0 win during the week Des Moines Menace takes a massive leap up to first in the Central Conference. The Menace have yet to concede yet this season outscoring both oponents 7 to 0.
2 Flint City Bucks
Week 4: W, 1-0 CHI, W, 3-2 CIN
Week 5: @CHI
Last Week: 4
Two hard fought wins last week including a come from behind victory over Cincinnati moves Flint City up the Power Rankings. The Bucks started the season slow with two ties but have since battled back their way up the table taking all possible points.
3 Kaw Valley FC
Week 4: W, 3-1 TBC, W, 3-0 WSA
Week 5: STL, @STL
Last Week: 5
Two games last week six points and six goals. Those dominant performances saw Kaw Valley jump up the Power Rankings and take top spot in the Heartland Division.
4 Chicago FC United
Week 4: L, 0-1 @FCB
Week 5: FCB, DAY
Last Week: 1
Only one game last week and it was a loss to a strong Flint City side but despite that Chicago remain in the top five after a stellar opening day performance. They will look to bounce back against Flint City early next week.
5 Cincinnati Dutch Lions
Week 4: L, 2-3 @FCB
Week 5: WVA
Last Week: 3
Another team that just played one match in a loss over the week but looked strong scoring twice against Flint City on the road. Cincinnati have looked to be a stronger team in the Central Confernce going into the season and have a chance again to prove it against West Virginia.