1. Spanish Fork (12-2) Class: 5A
Was: 2. Last week: 2-0. Outlook: The Dons continue to get big performances out of Tyler Hanks and the Duke brothers Brock and Adam. Next up: at American Fork, Wednesday.
2. Timpanogos (11-2) Class: 5A
Was: 1. Last week: 1-1. Outlook: The T-Wolves looked vulnerable against Lone Peak and had to work hard just for a split in the series. Next up: vs. Pleasant Grove, Wednesday.
3. American Fork (10-4) Class: 5A
Was: 5. Last week: 2-0. Outlook: The Cavemen made short work of PG, a huge series with Spanish Fork could provide a front-runner in the tough Region 4 race. Next up: vs. Spanish Fork, Wednesday.
4. Alta (7-1) Class: 5A
Was: 7. Last week: 3-0. Outlook: The Hawks got a dramatic win in the first game against Jordan and rode the momentum to an easier-than-expected sweep. Next up: at Hillcrest, today.
5. Pine View (14-1) Class: 4A
Was: 6. Last week: 2-0. Outlook: A sweep over Snow Canyon proved that the Panthers are the team to beat in Region 9, and quite possibly the classification. Next up: vs. Dixie, today.
6. Riverton (8-2) Class: 5A
Was: 8. Last week: 3-0. Outlook: The Silverwolves may be the best team nobody is paying attention to. Next up: vs. West Jordan, today.
7. Judge (12-1) Class: 3A
Was: 11. Last week: 3-0. Outlook: Forget classification, Joe Pond, AJ Carman, Keenyn Walker, Tyson Moll and company can flat-out play baseball. Next up: at Union, today.
8. Viewmont (7-2) Class: 5A
Was: 12. Last week: 2-0. Outlook: The Vikings have a potent 1-2 combo on the mound with Kyle Bilbrey and Max Matina. Next up: at Fremont, today.
9. Northridge (11-3) Class: 5A
Was: 13. Last week 2-0. Outlook: The Knights continue to roll through Region 1 at 6-0 so far. Next up: vs. Weber, today.
10. Lone Peak(8-4) Class: 5A
Was: 18. Last week: 1-1. Outlook: The split with Timpanogos puts the Knights in great position. Not to mention gives them some confidence. Next up: at Lehi, Wednesday.
11. Cyprus (8-4) Class: 4A
Was: 9. Last week: 2-1. Outlook: The Pirates' defense has been suspect as of late and must imporve if they want to win the Region 6 title. Next up: vs. Olympus, today.
12. Snow Canyon (10-6) Class: 4A
Was: 10. Last week: 0-2. Outlook: The Warriors now become big fans of the Panthers after being swept by them last week. They need a sweep over Dixie to get into the playoff picture. Next up: @ Canyon View, today.
13. Jordan (5-4) Class: 5A
Was: 3. Last week: 0-3. Outlook: Were the 'Diggers exposed by Alta, or was it just a down week? Three games against one-win Brighton should help. Next up: vs. Brighton, today.
14. Pleasant Grove (9-4) Class: 5A
Was: 4. Last week: 0-2. Outlook: Being swept by AF was discouraging, but the way the Vikings didn't really compete in the two games was even worse. Next up: at Timpanogos, Wednesday.
15. Bingham (4-6) Class: 5A
Was: 14. Last week: 2-1. Outlook: The Miners looked great in two wins over West Jordan, then showed some of their inexperience in the third game of the series. Next up: vs. Hunter, today.
16. Cottonwood (6-7) Class: 4A
Was: 16. Last week: 3-0. Outlook: Three consecutive shutouts last week show the Colts aren't ready to be counted out just yet. A big game with Murray this week is important. Next up: vs. East, today.
17. Mountain View (11-5) Class: 4A
Was: . Last week: 2-0. Outlook: The Bruins have vaulted to the top of the Region 7 standings and are averaging 10 runs per-game in region play.. Next up: vs. Provo, today.
18. Orem (10-6) Class: 5A
Was: . Last week: 3-0. Outlook: Only Mtn. View is ahead of the Tigers, who have only given up 18 runs in six Region 7 games. Next up: vs. Provo, Thursday.
19. Murray (7-6) Class: 4A
Was: . Last week: 3-0. Outlook: The surprising Spartans sit atop the Region 6 standings, but have a big test against Cottonwood this week. Next up: vs. Granger, today.
20. Juan Diego (11-1) Class: 3A
Was: 20. Last week: 3-0. Outlook: The Soating Eagle continue to find ways to post wins whether it is out-scoring an opponent or getting brilliant pitching. Next up: at Delta, today.
Dropped out: Springville (10-6), Taylorsville (5-5), Dixie (9-5).