Prep football roundup: Late double-doink field goal keeps Box Elder undefeated
BOUNTIFUL — With six seconds left and the score tied, Ethan Barber booted a 20-yard field goal that bounced off the right upright, hit the back of the crossbar and fell through to lift Box Elder to a 31-28 win Friday at Viewmont to keep the Bees undefeated this season.
Box Elder scored first, each Viewmont score tied the game and teams traded touchdowns until Barber’s game-winning kick. Viewmont outgained Box Elder 442-385 but threw two interceptions, both hauled in by BE’s Carter Buchanan.
Dax Sumko rushed for 214 yards and two touchdowns for Box Elder (7-0, 4-0 Region 5), scoring on a 68-yard run in the second quarter and a 4-yard rush in the fourth. Quinlan O’Neal added 55 rushing yards on seven carries, including a 21-yard touchdown in the second quarter. Damon Rodriguez’s 5-yard TD opened the game’s scoring in the first quarter.
Daren Tovey threw 17 of 25 for 256 yards and three touchdowns for Viewmont (1-5, 0-4). Kingston Mickens and Cache Tuia each hauled in 113 receiving yards and one touchdown. Dax Nielsen scored a 5-yard rushing TD in the second quarter and a Tovey-to-Drez Jensen 14-yard pass tied the game 28-28 with 3:48 left.
ROY 51, WOODS CROSS 17
WOODS CROSS — Roy totaled 323 ground yards on 8.3 yards per carry to outrush triple-option Woods Cross, scoring 51 points in the final three quarters.
DaeQwan Snider ran 19 times for 174 yards and two touchdowns to lead Roy (5-2, 3-1 Region 5). Robert Young totaled 86 yards on seven carries, adding a 71-yard touchdown reception. Dru Gardner threw 4 of 9 for 125 yards, adding a 41-yard TD to Rhett Slater.
Kotah Sudyka led Roy with eight tackles. Young added 28 punt-return yards and an interception; Jake Viers also picked off Woods Cross QB Lock Smoot, who finished 2 of 13 for 18 yards.
Stats entered on MaxPreps by Woods Cross (4-3, 2-2) show the Wildcats rushed for only 130 yards, though that total appears incomplete without a total for fullback Cash Henderson.
DAVIS 42, FREMONT 0
KAYSVILLE — Davis outgained Fremont 434-94 on the way to a lopsided region win.
Tradon Bessinger passed 15 of 24 for 223 yards and four touchdowns to lead Davis (6-1, 2-0 Region 1). Two of those touchdowns went to Bode Sparrow to bookend the scoring — a 10-yard connection just more than a minute into the game, and a 7-yarder early in the fourth quarter.
Kash Gates caught five balls for 81 yards, including a 25-yard TD. Easton Frasure caught a 29-yard touchdown pass, and Owen Talbot (1 yard) and Josh Barker (38 yards) scored rushing touchdowns.
Brigg Grange rushed 12 times for 52 yards for Fremont (2-5, 1-1 Region 1).
BOUNTIFUL 67, CLEARFIELD 14
BOUNTIFUL — Brock McSwain returned the opening kickoff 89 yards for the first of Bountiful’s 10 first-half touchdowns in a big win over Clearfield.
Faletau Satuala scored three touchdowns for Bountiful (4-3, 3-1 Region 5). Satuala caught touchdown passes of 7 and 23 yards from Emerson Geilman, and returned an interception 64 yards to paydirt. Siaki Fekitoa scored on touchdown runs of 10 and 4 yards.
Geilman tossed a 23-yard scoring strike to Sawyer Crane, and Crane took an interception 34 yards for another touchdown. Brigham Morrison scored on an 8-yard run and Damon Manwill added an 11-yard touchdown run.
Jordan Tovey tossed a touchdown pass to Beau Miller to get Clearfield (0-7, 0-5) on the board with 5:15 left in the third quarter. Elijah Sanders capped the scoring on a 5-yard run with 1:12 left in the game.
MORGAN 38, BEN LOMOND 0
MORGAN — On his birthday, Zak Sargent scored three rushing touchdowns to lead Morgan to a shutout win over Ben Lomond (3-4, 0-2 3A North).
Sargent opened the scoring for Morgan (4-3, 2-0) on a 1-yard run early in the second quarter. Sargent added a 7-yard touchdown run and Tate Steele returned an interception 18 yards to give the Trojans a 21-0 halftime lead.
Beck Sheffield connected with Derrick Tilby for a 36-yard touchdown in the third quarter, then Sargent scored on a 53-yard sprint with 11:40 left in the game. Beau Johnson capped the scoring on a 38-yard field goal with 6:34 left in the game.
GREEN CANYON 20, BEAR RIVER 10
NORTH LOGAN — Stone Higley kicked a 46-yard field goal at time expired to give Bear River a 10-3 halftime lead, but the Bears were shut out after the break in a region loss at Green Canyon.
Owen Olsen connected with Talon Marble for a 40-yard touchdown pass to give Bear River (3-4, 1-2 Region 13) a 7-3 lead with 3:13 left in the second quarter.
SCORES, NO STATS REPORTED
Grantsville 31, Ogden 21
Layton Christian 56, Judge Memorial 6
St. Joseph 64, USDB 0
BEN LOMOND 4, GRANTSVILLE 0
OGDEN — Dory Jenson kept a clean sheet and Ben Lomond scored twice in each half in a region win over Grantsville late Thursday.
Alex Chadwick led Ben Lomond (5-6, 5-2 Region 13) with two goals and one assist. Melanie Solis added one goal and one assist. Sophie Peterson netted once and Raina Hoaglin tallied one assist.
SCORES, NO STATS REPORTED
Bonneville 1, Northridge 0
Viewmont 1, Box Elder 0
Woods Cross 6, Roy 1
SCORES, NO STATS REPORTED
Cyprus 2, Layton Christian 1
West 2, Layton Christian 0 (26-24, 25-14)
Draper APA 2, Layton Christian 0 (25-13, 25-13)
Box Elder 3, Bonneville 2 (15-25, 25-19, 24-26, 25-16, 15-8)
Viewmont 3, Clearfield 2 (25-27, 25-21, 22-25, 25-22, 15-11)
Northridge 3, Roy 0 (25-18, 25-11, 25-20)
Morgan 3, Ogden 0 (25-13, 25-12, 25-9)