BOX ELDER 26, WEBER 0: Shad Watson finished the game 6-for-11 with 122 yards and three passing touchdowns to help Box Elder to a shutout victory at home. McKay Parrish had seven receptions for 71 yards and a pair of touchdowns, and the Bees caught fire in the second half to down visiting Weber.
SYRACUSE 38, DESERT HILLS 13: Brock Anderson went 5-for-11 with 105 yards and three touchdowns, and also carried the ball 11 times for 118 yards and a TD. In total, Syracuse dominated with 357 yards of total offense and took complete control of the game with a 31-6 advantage at halftime.
WOODS CROSS 41, VIEWMONT 16: Sean Barton had 110 yards rushing on nine carries and two touchdowns, and teammate Skyler Farnes was 10-for-19 passing for 170 yards and TD as the Wildcats officially announced themselves as a serious contender in 4A this year.
JORDAN 53, FREMONT 12: Austin Kafentzis led the Beetdigger offense with 285 passing yards and three touchdowns on 17-of-24 passing as well as rushing for 112 yards on 16 carries. Clay Moss added two touchdowns and run for 93 yards on 10 attempts. Garrett Gallegos completed 17 of 32 passes for 188 yards and two touchdowns for Fremont in the loss.
AMERICAN FORK 26, CEDAR 14: Following a 45-minute lightning delay, American Fork's Shayden Luker returned the opening kickoff 85 yards for a touchdown and set the tone as the Cavemen built a 20-0 lead and then hung on after Cedar cut the lead to 20-14 in the fourth quarter.
RIVERTON 31, HILLCREST 21: BJ Newman carried the ball for 85 yards on three touches, including a 45 yard punt return that kept the Riverton momentum alive. Stratton Brown capped off the Silverwolves' scoring with a nine-yard TD before the half. Tanner Thompson tossed a pair of TD receptions for Hillcrest, but a 21-point fourth quarter rally wasn't enough to topple Riverton.
BONNEVILLE 34, OGDEN 0: Casey Black led the Bonneville defense with an interception, and a 21 point first quarter left Ogden in the dust at home. Brock Kap rushed for a pair of the Lakers touchdowns, while Braxton Stofferahn threw just one TD reception to Jaydn Peck.
BOUNTIFUL 31, LONE PEAK 21: Trevor Lloyd finished the game 18-for-26 with 247 yards, and Bountiful benefited from a late personal foul penalty on fourth down with the game tied 21-21. The victory ended a 14-game winning streak that Lone Peak were riding from last season.
SKY VIEW 21, OLYMPUS 14: Sky View jumped out to a 21-0 lead on a pair of touchdowns from Daniel Lemon one rushing and one receiving and then survived a late rally by the Titans who scored 14 points in the fourth quarter. Sky View's Skyler Hunt added an 85-yard TD run in the third quarter.
HERRIMAN 49, OREM 21: Herriman jumped out to the early lead when Tueni Lupeamanu connected with Canyon Hansen for a 60 touchdown on the first play from scrimmage. Francis Bernard carried the ball into the end zone four times for the Mustangs, while Nolan Gray nabbed three touchdown receptions for Orem.
HURRICANE 20, SKYLINE 7: Adam Thompson rushed five times for 118 yards and a touchdown to lead Hurricane offensively. On the defensive side of the ball, Andy Perkins and Cody Engstrom combined for 11 tackles to lead the Tigers attack.
MOUNTAIN CREST 54, MOUNTAIN VIEW 14: Jamison Webb threw four touchdowns and 220 yards on 16-for-22 passing to lead Mountain Crest in the big win at home. Eddy Hall and Gaje Ferguson added three scores apiece for the Mustangs.
DIXIE 28, SPRINGVILLE 13: Dixie built a steady lead, scoring one touchdown per quarter in the convincing victory. Blake Barney posted a stellar performance with a 66-yard touchdown pass to Drew Batchelor and an 11-yard rushing touchdown of his own. Teammate Taylor Berry rushed for two touchdowns as well in the win. Springville was unable to rally in the second and third quarters, and the last ditch effort was too little, too late.
SPANISH FORK 53, PARK CITY 0: The Dons rolled to their first win of the season, scoring in all four quarters and reaching double-digits in three of them. Spanish Fork had 536 total yards, including 380 rushing, to Park City's 66 yards.
BEAR RIVER 27, NORTH SANPETE 12: Kyle Zundel ran for two scores and passed for two more to lead the Bears past North Sanpete for the preseason victory. Zundel racked up 160 rushing yard. Brock Hill led the way defensively with seven solo tackles and a pair of sacks.
JUAB 40, CANYON VIEW 25: Jeff Rowley had 220 yards on 13-for-20 passing for two touchdowns, Curtis Orme had 136 receiving yards and a touchdown on seven catches, and Dalton Harmon had 56 yards and two touchdowns on 13 carries to lead the Wasps at home.
MANTI 28, DELTA 0: Connor Aste finished the game 9-for-12 with 63 yards and a pair of touchdown heaves. Austin Jackson and Zane Stevens combined for 94 yards on 15 carries to help lead Manti to the shutout win at home. Jackson also had six tackles on the defensive side of the ball.
GRANGER 49, PAYSON 21: Jairo Tarver connected with Robbie Elkins on three touchdown passes as Granger rolled to the easy victory over Payson by build a 42-6 halftime lead.
SOUTH SEVIER 20, GUNNISON 6: South Sevier dominated on both ends, scoring three touchdowns in the first half and holding South Sevier scoreless until the final minute. Alani Putuau led the way defensively with 10 tackles and one sack, while teammate Trever Tobler snagged an interception. Rams' QB Trevor Jones led the way offensively with over 150 all-purpose yards.
LAYTON CHRISTIAN 20, AMERICAN LEADERSHIP 14: Layton Christian snuck through a tight game, breaking the tie in the fourth quarter with an 18-yard rush by Kyle Yockey who went 2-for-8 with 75 yards and an interception. Colin Greenhill added 16 tackles for the Eagles.
MILLARD 53, PAROWAN 7: The Eagles jumped out to a large lead in the first quarter, and then coasted in the easy win over Parowan.
SOUTH SUMMIT 54, ALTAMONT 0: The Wildcats swept the Longhorns in a flawless victory led by Hayden Packard with 185 yards and two touchdowns. Caden Christenson added a pair of rushing touchdowns for South Summit.
EMERY 36, RICHFIELD 32: In a tightly contested battle on opening night of the prep football season, Emery managed to score a pair of touchdowns in the fourth quarter to pick up the road victory.
SUMMIT ACADEMY 48, MILFORD 0: Summit Academy High School played the first game in its history, blasting Milford 48-0 in an impressive display of offense that racked up 544 total yards and no turnovers and a suffocating defense that shut out Milfords option offense and forced two turnovers. Christian Miller, the Bears sophomore quarterback, was an efficient 10-for-11 for 326 yards and 3 touchdowns, while sophomore teammate Steven Harp amassed 127 yards receiving and 85 yards rushing for 3 touchdowns. Senior tailback Brodi Strong also added 3 touchdowns for the Bears, who begin preparations for Monument Valley on August 24.
BEAVER 43, NORTH SUMMIT 6: Logan Lozano ran for 139 yards on nine carries and Jessee McMullin added 128 yards in the Beavers' dominating win. Michael Robers was 6-for-12 with 146 yards, two touchdowns and one interception to lead the Beaver offense.
JUDGE MEMORIAL 38, TOOELE 0: Braden Pelly rushed for two touchdowns, while Kaden Elliss tossed a pair of touchdowns and ran for two more as Judge jumped out to a 31-0 lead against Tooele and coasted the rest of the way.
WESTLAKE 20, PROVO 12: Westlake was fortunate to hold onto an early, first-quarter lead, as they went scoreless in the second and third quarters before finding the uprights in the fourth.
ALTA 33, TIMPVIEW 31: Chipper Lucero completed 21-of-34 passes for 230 yards and three touchdowns with just two interceptions to lead the Hawks to a narrow victory as Timpview missed a game-winning field goal attempt with 10 seconds remaining. Harrison Handley added one touchdown and 103 yards and Ammon Barker had two scores on 82 yards.
NORTHRIDGE 41, LOGAN 27: Nate Kusuda threw a pair of touchdown passes, while returning all-state running back David Adams added a rushing and receiving touchdown as Northridge stunned Logan in the season opener.
STANSBURY 51, UINTAH 0: Jackson Clausing led the Stallions with 114 yards on seven carries and one touchdown as Stansbury opened the season with a victory. Hudson Conrad added two touchdown receptions and Colton May totaled 14 tackles and one sack in the win.
EAST 35, PINE VIEW 0: Ula Tolutau totaled 149 yards rushing and two touchdowns and Jewka Patetefa returned a punt 50 yards to the one-yard line in addition to his two scores for the big East victory that was highlighted by big defensive plays. Jake Baptiste had an interception return of 47 yards, five tackles, and two assists; Zach Swenson had a fumble recovery for 62 yards, three tackles, and a forced play; and Sesi Salt had five tackles and three assists.
GRAND 42, CARBON 0: Jacob Francis did everything for the Red Devils in the season-opening win, completing 4-of-7 passes for 85 yards and one touchdown with one interception and rushing 98 yards for three scores on 12 carries. Grand defenders Koi Cook, Aaron Lewis, and Aaron Randall combined to snag four interceptions.
BRIGHTON 21, DAVIS 14: Uaea Masina carried the ball 21 times for 127 yards and a touchdown, and Osa Masina had eight carries for 81 yards and a TD. Defensively, Kekoa Kane was the heavy hitter with 14 tackles as Brighton managed a 15-point third quarter to stun Davis at home. Jackson Peacock led the Darts with 12 tackles.
SAN JUAN 19, SNOW CANYON 11: San Juan quarterback Barkley Christensen completed 19 of 31 passes for 190 yards and three touchdowns as the Broncos knocked off 3A school Snow Canyon. Logan Meyer was the recipient of two of those TDs as he finished with 80 yards on eight receptions.
COPPER HILLS 28, TAYLORSVILLE 14: Copper Hills held the early lead at halftime, but Taylorsville rallied to tie the game in the fourth quarter. The Grizzlies responded with a pair of touchdowns to preserve the win at home. Dustin Soter rushed for a pair of TDs to lead the Grizzlies.
ROY 42, CLEARFIELD 9: After a sluggish start, Roy exploded for 35 points in the second half to down visiting Clearfield.
GRANTSVILLE 26, WASATCH 20: Ky Fisher was quick on his feet, rushing for three touchdowns in the narrow victory over Wasatch. Teammate Nephi Meono found the end zone in the fourth quarter to gain the lead and hold on for the win. James Delacenserie of Wasatch found teammate Kaden Connor twice in the end zone in the loss.
MAPLE MOUNTAIN 35, MORGAN 22: KJ Hall ran for 138 yards and passed for 67 yards and one touchdown to lead the Golden Eagles on opening night. CJ Hildebrand scored twice for Maple Mountain with 86 yards. Kade Carrigan led the Trojans in the loss with one touchdown and 100 rushing yards.
BINGHAM 28, WEST JORDAN 0: The Miners started the season on the right foot with the blowout victory over neighboring rival West Jordan. Bingham was held scoreless in the first quarter, but quickly turned things around to pick up the win. West Jordan quarterback Michael Moorehead tore his ACL late in the game, a tough blow for the Jaguars.
JUAN DIEGO 20, SALEM HILLS 14: Juan Diego were the early aggressors, tallying 20 points before Salem Hills mustered up a fourth quarter rally of 14 points in the narrow victory on the road. Kalei Kauhaahaa ran for a pair of scores to leading the Soaring Eagle.
HIGHLAND 21, WEST 10: Dewey Clark led the Rams' offense with 64 rushing yards and David Kocher anchored the defense with five tackles and two assists as Highland picked up a solid preseason victory over West.
KANAB 42, NORTH SEVIER 6: Brandon Jenson was lethal on the ground, kicking off Kanab's first-quarter surge with an 80-yard rushing touchdown. Jenson finished with two rushing touchdowns and a 40-yard interception return in the dominating victory. The Cowboys held North Sevier scoreless through three quarters.
HUNTER 25, LAYTON 20: Marcus Kemp scored all three of the Layton touchdowns, with a little help from Quarterback Hunter Evans to put some fly on the ball. Evans finished the game 19-for-36 with 290 yards, but Hunter rallied for 19 points in the final two quarters to down the Lancers.
CYPRUS 14, MURRAY 7: Defensive efforts were unyielding in the second half and Cyprus was fortunate to hold onto a 14-7 halftime lead. Murray was first on the scoreboard, finding the end zone in the first quarter, but Cyprus dominated with two touchdowns in the second.
PLEASANT GROVE 52, KEARNS 25: Pleasant Grove quarterback Michael Anderson and receiver Skyler Munson made quite the pair in the landslide victory over Kearns. Anderson found Munson in the end zone on five different occasions in the win as Pleasant Grove went 15-of-28 and finished with 362 passing yards.
UNION 16, BEN LOMOND 13: Jaydn Bertoch threw for a touchdown and Gavin Nielson ran for a score as Union eked out a victory over Ben Lomond in coach Matt Labrum's first game as head coach.
ENTERPRISE 16, DIAMOND RANCH 7: Enterprise overcame an early deficit to Diamond Ranch on its way to a season-opening victory in coach Malin Williams' first game as head coach.
TIMPANOGOS 24, LEHI 14: Kaden Bramall finished the night 6-for-9 with 133 yards and a rushing touchdown, and also heaved a pair of TD passes for Timpanogos. The Timberwolves took control of the game in the final four minutes, after a play action call on second down turned into pay dirt for the home team.
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