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Valley Top 5: Football teams set sights on playoff success

By Darnell Dickson - | Oct 19, 2021

Skyridge quarterback McCae Hillstead runs the ball during the Region 4 game at American Fork on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021. (Jared Lloyd, Daily Herald)

Here’s the Daily Herald’s look at who are currently the top five Utah Valley teams in high school football and volleyball (as of Oct. 18):

FOOTBALL

1. Skyridge (9-1, 4-1, Region 4)

No. 3 6A seed has given up just 85 points in 10 games

2. Lone Peak (6-2, 4-1 Region 4)

Only team to beat Corner Canyon in three seasons is No. 2 6A seed

3. Springville (8-1, 4-1 Region 8)

No. 1 5A seed is really good in the trenches

4. Timpview (8-2, 5-0 Region 7)

No. 2 5A seed hangs its hat on explosive offense

5. Provo (7-2, 3-2 Region 9)

Bulldogs will be No. 5 seed in 5A playoffs

VOLLEYBALL

1. Lone Peak (21-4, 7-0 Region 4)

12 straight wins for Knights, who have balance on offense

2. Mountain View (20-6, 7-1 Region 7)

Bruins leadership will be an advantage at state tourney

3. Timpview (20-6, 9-1 Region 7)

Taliah Lee is one of state’s best hitters (4.3 kills per set)

4. Maple Mountain (21-4, 7-1 Region 9)

Gracie Keisel and Marley Pratt are great 1-2 offensive punch for Eagles

5. Skyridge (18-7, 4-3 Region 4)

Falcons will be battle tested when 6A tournament arrives

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