Rod Zundel and Sean Walker | Posted Oct 2nd - 6:14pm
Undefeated Springville and 5-1 Wasatch can go a long way Friday night toward establishing the dominant force in Region 8. The winner takes sole possession of first place in the region with three games to go.
Viliami Iongi tossed two touchdown passes to help Provo outscore Orem 21-14 in the second quarter and hold on for a 24-21 victory on Braiden Lovell's 25-yard field goal to move the Bulldogs to 2-1 in Region 7.
Both American Fork head coach Aaron Behm and quarterback Tanner Smith lauded an incredible catch made by Caveman wide receiver Coleson Worley as a crucial turning point in what ended up as a big win for the visitors in Lehi's homecoming game.
Corner Canyon running back Cameron Forte was getting a lot of interest from colleges entering his senior year. After a serious injury changed his perspective the first week of the year, he hopes to spread awareness about dangers of a broken femur.
Provo (4-0, 1-0 Region 7) is undefeated and riding a wave of confidence under second-year coach Tony McGeary as well as an offense that includes senior quarterback Viliami Iongi and wide receiver Ty Jones.
A big win for BYU football on the field resulted in a pair of recruiting wins for football and basketball when Bingham products Yoeli Childs and Keaton Torre committed to head coaches Dave Rose and Bronco Mendenhall, respectively.
Sai Atiifale broke through the Maple Mountain line, reached high with both hands and slammed the PAT attempt to the turf to help Springville open Region 8 play with a 14-13 win over its crosstown rival.