And the games begin Friday. Box Elder, Bountiful, Roy, Viewmont and Woods Cross will all battle for eight games to make the playoffs and win the Region 5 boys basketball crown.
Northridge girls basketball broke open a close game in the second quarter, outscoring Woods Cross 23-7 to take a 35-18 halftime lead and went on to win Wednesday night.
Bountiful, Box Elder and Woods Cross all advanced to the semifinals of the 5A state volleyball tournament at Utah Valley University after each team picked up a pair of wins Friday.
It’s time for Week 2 of high school football playoffs in Utah. Stay up to date with live scores from the Standard-Examiner for UHSAA games around Northern Utah on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. Woods Cross, Morgan, Syracuse and Weber are the Northern Utah teams still in action.
Woods Cross capped a furious fourth quarter with an 18-yard pass from Carston Naegle to Judge Samuelu to upset Timpview 28-24 in the opening round of the 5-A playoffs Friday.
With a spot in the playoffs out of reach, and not a lot to play for, Clearfield came up with a daring new game plan on Wednesday evening.
Story & Photos: Weber High senior McKenna Lee hasn’t always been content to hang back at the beginning of a cross country race, but she was Wednesday at the 6-A state championships — and the result was a first-place finish.