The Skyline High School boys soccer team needed only a tie against Bonneville on Tuesday to wrap up the second seed in the upcoming 5A District 5-6 tournament. And that had Grizzlies coach Byraun Moretz worried. He knows that asking a team to settle for a tie often leads to a much-worse result. “We were [...]
Six local teams made the top five in their respective classifications of the latest football state media poll released Tuesday. Read on to see the complete poll.
The Skyline High School football team gathered around head coach Scott Berger ready to celebrate a dramatic 18-14 win over Hillcrest on a soggy Friday at Thunder Stadium. Berger quickly brought them back to earth just minutes after the Grizzlies nearly blew it when a fumbled snap gave the Knights life in the final minute. [...]
One winning streak came to an end while another lived on during the annual Civil War soccer matches between Bonneville and Hillcrest high schools Tuesday at Thunder Stadium. The Hillcrest girls carried their win streak over Bonneville through another regular season with a gutty 2-0 win in the nightcap, while the Bees boys broke a [...]
Hillcrest High School football coach Jeff Marshall said his wide receivers are coached to protect the quarterback when a throw might be a little off the mark. It was clear Friday that Kolten Westergard takes that duty to heart. The Knights senior wide receiver turned two dangerous throws into first-half touchdowns and Hillcrest rolled to [...]
Skyline High School boys soccer coach Byraun Moretz didn’t know what kind of team he had earlier this month when the Grizzlies were in the midst of a four-game winless streak that put them at the bottom of the 5A District 5-6 standings. Following Tuesday’s 2-1 win over Madison, Moretz is starting to get an [...]
SHELLEY — It would be tough to have a better night than Jonathan Carranza had Friday. The Shelley High School senior had a pick six on defense and averaged a first down every time he touched the ball. And at halftime, he was named Shelley’s Homecoming king. “It was a pretty big night,” Carranza said [...]
The turf at Ravsten Stadium was tilted in Skyline High School’s favor in Tuesday’s Emotion Cup doubleheader with rival Idaho Falls. The Grizzlies boys dominated possession throughout, creating chance after chance before pulling away for a 3-0 victory. And the Skyline girls got a scare after opening a big first-half lead but eventually found their [...]
Read on to see how eight local teams fared in this week’s football state media poll.
Three other local teams made the rankings in their respective classifications. Read on to see the complete poll.