High school football: Week 7 roundup

Deseret News

Published: Friday, Sept. 28 2012 11:00 p.m. MDT


FREMONT 28, WEBER 3: Jordan Preator rushed for 129 yards and two touchdowns, as well as completing a touchdown pass to Kade Criswell as Fremont picked up its first victory of the season.

SYRACUSE 21, NORTHRIDGE 14: Syracuse quarterback Brock Anderson completed 15 of 17 passes for 168 yards and a pair of touchdowns to lead the Titans past Northridge in a back-and-forth defensive battle between undefeated Region 1 teams. Northridge took a 14-7 lead midway through the third quarter, but Syracuse responded with touchdowns by Kiwa Mo'o and Mason Woodward two minutes a part to take the lead for good. The Titans defense preserved the win with a fourth and goal stand at the two yard line.

LAYTON 41, DAVIS 21: The Lancers stunned Davis with the region victory as Willie Uasilla led the way with 20 carries for 100 yards and a touchdown. He also added a touchdown on an 85-yard blocked field goal return for a touchdown which was part of a 27-point second quarter for the Lancers.


VIEWMONT 13, TAYLORSVILLE 3: Viewmont earned their first win of the year over Taylorsville in a low-scoring bout. The Vikings held the Warriors to a mere field-goal as their 10 points in the first quarter proved to be the difference.

HUNTER 34, GRANGER 14: Hunter's defense was absolutely incredible against Granger's potent rushing attack - holding the Lancers to 16 total yards and Tani Lehauli, the leading rusher in the state, to negative yardage for the upset win. On offense, for the Wolverines, Trevon Johnson carried the rock 28 times for 219 yards and four scores.

KEARNS 53, WEST 27: After scoring 40 points in the first half, Kearns coasted to a victory over West. James Felila was great for the Cougars, rushing 17 times for 227 yards and three touchdowns while Colton Groissant added seven catches for one touchdown and 135 yards.


COTTONWOOD 42, BRIGHTON 35: Cottonwood picked up its much needed first win of the season behind a 21-point second quarter. Despite a valiant effort in the fourth quarter, the Bengals dropped their second straight contest.

WEST JORDAN 32, COPPER HILLS 16: West Jordan used a 20 point second half effort to pull away from its region rival Copper Hills.


AMERICAN FORK 27, LEHI 18: American Fork scored 17 points in the third quarter to move past Lehi on the road for the victory. Lopini Katoa rushed for 122 yards and a pair of touchdowns on 19 carries.

RIVERTON 21, PLEASANT GROVE 14: BJ Newman led Riverton on both sides of the ball, recording 12 tackles and rushing three times for 75 yards in the Silverwolves region victory. Stratton Brown finished with 82 yards and two scores on five carries, scoring the first and last score of the game.


ROY 28, BONNEVILLE 21: Roy opened up quickly in the first quarter and rode the momentum throughout the second half to ultimately pick up the win. Ken Linehan carried the ball 11 times for 95 yards. Linehan added a pair of rushing touchdowns for the Royals, who picked up their first region win of the year. Connor McGuire caught four receptions for 66 yards.

LOGAN 52, SKY VIEW 17: Behind a stellar performance by Luke Falk, Logan coasted to a victory over Sky View. Falk had six touchdown passes and 457 yards on 43 of 63 passing. The 457 yards passing is the most this season by anyone in the state. Jesse Braddy and Taylor Compton had two touchdown catches apiece and had 100 yards and 98 yards receiving, respectively. The Grizzlies stay undefeated in region play with the win.