2A high school football preview: Emery's high powered offense will face defense minded San Juan

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 23 2012 8:30 p.m. MDT

Sack leaders: Not provided

Interception leaders: Bailey Faimalo (8)

San Juan statistical breakdown

Scoring offense: 35.7 ppg

Scoring defense: 3.6 ppg

Passing leader: Barkley Christensen (122-185, 65.9%, 1,607 yards, 18 TDs, 4 INTs)

Rushing leaders: Logan Meyer (44 carries, 499 yards, 7 TDs), Justin Nielson (65 carries, 455 yards, 5 TDs), Barkley Christensen (53 carries, 407 yards, 6 TDs)

Receiving leaders: Logan Meyer (40 rec., 604 yards, 8 TDs), Ammon Mitchell (25 rec., 342 yards, 4 TDs), Bobby Bowring (29 rec., 389 yards, 3 TDs)

Tackles leaders: Logan Meyer, Trevor Buck (57), Bogh Bayles (51)

Sack leaders: Bogh Bayles (4)

Interception leaders: Barkley Christensen (2)

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Felts Facts for Emery High School

All-time record: 233-269-4 (51 years)

Region championships: 8 (1967 co, 1987, 1988 co, 1989, 1991, 1995, 1997, 1999)

Playoff appearances: 33 (including 2012)

All-time playoff record: 18-31

State championships: 1 (1987)

State championship record: 1-1

Felt’s Factoid(s): Emery played in the highest-scoring state playoff, dropping to Manti, 54-52, in five overtimes in a 1985 Class 2A first-round game. ... Coach Jim Jones is in his 25th season at Emery, ranking second in tenure among active coaches that have been at just one school.

Felt’s Facts for San Juan High School

All-time record: 375-208-4 (57 years)

Region championships: 17 (1958, 1960, 1992 co, 1993, 1994 co, 1995 co, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2004 co, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)

Playoff appearances: 38 (including 2012)

All-time playoff record: 52-31

State championships: 6 (1989, 1998, 2000, 2006, 2009, 2010)

State championship record: 6-6

Felt’s Factoid(s): San Juan has the biggest championship game comeback: down 20-0 after the first quarter, the Broncos scored 36 straight to win the 1998 Class 2A title, 36-26. ... SJ has scored in 157 straight games since 1999, the longest active streak and second-longest in Utah prep history. ... Coach Monty Lee has the best winning percentage among active coaches (min. 5 years): .825. ... Bronco Jens Wilson returned five kickoffs for TDs (2005) to set a state record (tied with Morgan’s Jordan Wamsley).

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