No. 19 Provo ends Maple Mountain’s comeback attempt to remain undefeated
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Ranked # 19, the Provo Bulldogs won their fifth game in a row after beating Maple Mountain 35:28 on Friday night.
The game was a draw at halftime. Provo scored two unanswered touchdowns in the third quarter, while Maple Mountain found the end zone twice in the fourth quarter. But the Bulldogs added a TD in the fourth TD to take the win. For Provo, Jace Welsch ran in three touchdowns while throwing a TD. Brogan Miles had three touchdown passes, finding Bennie Killpack, Sean Pearson and Cole McAllister for Maple Mountain.
Here are all the 5A scores from week five of the high school football season.
Bountiful 15 @ Woods Cross 6
Corbin Cottle ran in the only touchdown for the Redhawks, who also got a safety and two field goals. Shane Schwenke ran a touchdown for Woods Cross in the fourth quarter.
Viewmont 26 @ Bonneville 56
Bonneville had a 21:19 halftime lead, but the Lakers took over in the fourth quarter with 28 unanswered points. Koy Dixon threw four touchdowns, finding Max Diaz and Kord Shaw twice each. Dixon also ran into two touchdowns. Luke Jacobs had a passing TD and two rushing TDs for Viewmont.
Northridge 37 @ Box Elder 27
Northridge led in the half with 27:21 and beat the Bees in the second half with 10: 6 to take the win. Maximus Fonoti-Maikui threw two touchdowns and ran two more TDs. AJ Tillman caught one score and ran into another for the Knights. Matt Stratton, Daxton Sumko, Cooper Stevenson and Easton White all had hasty touchdowns for Box Elder.
Skyline 16 @ Highland 7
Andrew Rasmussen found Austin Okerwa for a touchdown in the first quarter to give Skyline the lead. Miles Folau responded with a 49 yard rushing TD to tie the game. The Eagles scored a field goal and Thomas Bunker returned a blocked kick for an 80-yard touchdown.
# 18 Park City 46 @ Murray 6
Carson Tabaracci had two quick touchdowns to take Park City to victory. Chase Beyer threw two touchdown passes, one to Jonathan Allison and one to Sam Alford. Carson Baynes had a 100-yard pick-six.
Wintah 37 @ Mountain View 34 OT
This game was consistently close and took extra time to determine the outcome. Josh Speirs tossed Carson Coltharp for the game-tying touchdown and two-point conversion to send the game into overtime. Speirs kicked the game-winning field goal to give the Utes the win. He had four touchdown passes and found Coltharp twice, along with one to Kaedyn Sheffield and Tyson Taylor. Jackson McCarty threw five touchdowns for Mountain View, hitting Jaemon Hill three times and one against DaiTrez Johnson and Harper Wilson.
Timpanogos 51 @ Payson 48
Payson led 28:19 in the half and was 32:27 from the fourth quarter, but the Timberwolves scored 24 points in the fourth quarter to take the comeback win. Matu Holdaway threw six touchdown passes for timpanogos. Tanner Ivers threw five TDs in the defeat for Payson.
# 24 Tooele 41 @ Cedar Valley 14
Utah Football Commit Mateaki Helu ran in three touchdowns to lead Tooele. Payton Sprouse threw two touchdown passes, one to Gabe Medina and Dylan Makoni. Mapa Vaenuku had a 99 yard scoop and score.
Stansbury 61 @ Hillcrest 0
The stallions scored 41 points in the first half and sailed out from then on. Nate Bushnell had two dazzling touchdowns and a pick-six. Dylan Hamilton caught a touchdown and ran in a punt return for a TD. Matthew Topham threw a touchdown and had a pick six. Stansbury had three defensive touchdowns and a Special Teams TD.
# 17 Wasatch 41 @ Salem Hills 12
Salem Hills jumped 12-0 in the lead and the Wasps responded with 41 unanswered points. Quezon Villa threw four touchdowns and ran into another. Jarinn Kalama had two touchdowns while Josh Sanders and Crew Erickson each had a TD grave.
No. 21 Spanish fork 36 @ No. 16 Springville 28
Springville had a 14-10 half-time lead before Spanish Fork scored 13 straight points in the third quarter, which made the difference in the game as the Red Devils beat the Dons 14-13 in the fourth quarter. Austin Stevenson ended with two dazzling touchdowns and three field goals for the Dons. Ryder Burton threw for three touchdowns, facing Bradey Mortensen twice and Walker Deede for Springville.
Davis (6A) 14 @ Alta 37
The Hawks scored 21 unanswered points in the first quarter and ran out from that point. Ethan Jackson threw two touchdown passes. Noah Flores had 93 yard fumble recovery for a TD when the Hawks defeated a team in a higher ranking.
No. 6 Orem 42 vs. Desert Pines (Nev.) 53
Desert Pines led 41:21 in the half before Orem beat them 21:12 in the second half, but the comeback was short. Mack Hixson ran a touchdown, as did Roger Saleapaga. Chase Tuatagaloa threw four touchdowns, two for Kolton Brown and one each for Isaac Yokota and Lance Reynolds.
Cottonwood 14 @ Jordan 31
Jordan lost 14 points to part ways with Cottonwood in the third quarter. Colton Austin found Derell Nichols for a touchdown. David Perchment had a pick-six while Jamarcus Smith ran in a TD.
# 1 Corner Canyon (6A) 52 @ Lehi 7
The streak continues for Corner Canyon when they took a 42-0 lead at halftime. Isaac Wilson got the start, throwing for four touchdowns, one against Ashton Free, Jett Meine, Blaze DeGracie and Jon King.
No. 14 East 22 @ Juan Diego (3A) 36
East led after the first quarter but went goalless in the second and third quarters, while the Soaring Eagle had two touchdowns during that stretch. Carlos Calata, James Diego-Valdez and Antonio Rossano all had rushed touchdowns.