1. Timpanogos (6-1) Class: 5A
Was: 1. Last week: 2-1. Outlook: The T-Wolves beat some tough teams in California and only lost an extra-inning contest. Next up: at West Jordan, today.
2. Spanish Fork (8-1) Class: 5A
Was: 2. Last week: 2-0. Outlook: The Dons are loaded on the mound; if their bats continue to heat up, watch out. Next up: at Viewmont, Friday.
3. Taylorsville (3-1) Class: 5A
Was: 5. Last week: 3-1. Outlook: Once again the Warriors proved they are for real with three wins at a good tournament in California. Next up: at Bingham, Friday.
4. American Fork (6-1) Class: 5A
Was: 8. Last week: 2-0. Outlook: The Cavemen have the athletes to compete against anyone. Two quality wins last week proved it. Next up: vs. Jordan, Wednesday.
5. Alta (4-0) Class: 5A
Was: 16. Last week: 4-0. Outlook: No team had a better week than the Hawks. Three wins in Vegas and a route over a pretty good Weber team was impressive. Next up: vs. Lone Peak, today.
6. Cottonwood (1-2) Class: 4A
Was: 3. Last week: 0-2. Outlook: The Colts had their usual stumbles against 5A competition in preseason, but they are still one of the top teams in the state. Next up: at Phil Nevin Tournament, Calif.
7. Pleasant Grove (7-2) Class: 5A
Was: 9. Last week: 2-0. Outlook: The Vikings continue to win as they break in plenty of new, talented players to the lineup. Next up: at Cyprus, Wednesday.
8. Pine View (7-1) Class: 4A
Was: 11. Last week: 1-0. Outlook: How will having to play basically meaningless games against the split Region 9 affect the Panthers? Next up: vs. Canyon View, today.
9. Jordan (3-0) Class: 5A
Was: 15. Last week 3-0. Outlook: Apparently the 'Diggers have plenty of talent left after their best senior class ever departed. Next up: at American Fork, Wednesday.
10. Riverton (4-1) Class: 5A
Was: 13. Last week: 3-1. Outlook: The Silverwolves are nearly perfect. Only an extra-inning loss to Jordan has them with a blemish. Next up: at Timpanogos, Friday.
11. Cyprus (3-3) Class: 4A
Was: 6. Last week: 0-3. Outlook: The Pirates played some good teams in Arizona, but could there have been some issues following the fight with Layton? Next up: vs. Pleasant Grove, Wednesday.
12. Snow Canyon (6-2) Class: 4A
Was: 17. Last week: 4-0. Outlook: The Warriors won the tournament in St. George to prove they are a force to be reckoned with in 4A. Next up: at Cedar, today.
13. Judge (7-1) Class: 3A
Was: 14. Last week: 4-1. Outlook: The Bulldogs proved they are an elite team regardless of classification with a runner-up finish in St. George. Next up: vs. West, today.
14. Springville (6-4) Class: 4A
Was: 12. Last week: 0-2. Outlook: The Red Devils have been consistently inconsistent. Which team will show up this week? Next up: vs. Payson, today.
15. Lone Peak (4-2) Class: 5A
Was: 7. Last week: 2-2. Outlook: Losses to a 4A and 3A team have brought up some question marks for the Knights. Next up: at Alta, today.
16. Fremont (6-3) Class: 5A
Was: 10. Last week: 1-2. Outlook: The Silver Wolves can score runs they haven't had a game under five but can they stop teams from scoring? Next up: vs. Northridge, today.
17. Tooele (6-3) Class: 4A
Was: 18. Last week: 2-0. Outlook: With players like Zac Clausing, Matt Gochis and Matt Medina, the Buffaloes have the talent to win any game they play. Next up: vs. Timpview, today.
18. Dixie (4-3) Class: 4A
Was: 19. Last week: 0-0. Outlook: Nate Carter and Chunner Nyberg lead the Flyers with experience, talent and not to mention competitiveness. Next up: vs. Grantsville, today.
19. Bingham (0-4) Class: 5A
Was: 4. Last week: 0-4. Outlook: Either the Miners faced some great competition in Arizona, or they may have some serious work to do to get ready for region play. Next up: vs. Taylorsville, Friday.
20. Juan Diego (3-0) Class: 3A
Was: . Last week: 2-0. Outlook: The Soaring Eagle has a lot of talent, and coach Steve Cramblitt is always one of the best at getting the most of it. Next up: at Uintah, Wednesday.
Dropped out: Mtn. Crest (1-3).