And the games begin Friday. Box Elder, Bountiful, Roy, Viewmont and Woods Cross will all battle for eight games to make the playoffs and win the Region 5 boys basketball crown.
Bonneville has won three straight games heading into a home date with Weber while Bountiful is trying to gain varsity experience. Catch the boys and girls basketball roundup for Tuesday, Dec. 19, from around Northern Utah.
Bonneville Lakers dominate with a commanding win 61-40 over Bountiful on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, in Washington Terrace.
Box Elder battles Bountiful in the Utah 5-A state girls volleyball championship on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, at the UCCU Center in Orem. Box Elder went on to defeat Bountiful, winning 3 of 5 sets.
Bountiful, Box Elder and Woods Cross all advanced to the semifinals of the 5A state volleyball tournament at Utah Valley University after each team picked up a pair of wins Friday.
Woods Cross capped a furious fourth quarter with an 18-yard pass from Carston Naegle to Judge Samuelu to upset Timpview 28-24 in the opening round of the 5-A playoffs Friday.
With a spot in the playoffs out of reach, and not a lot to play for, Clearfield came up with a daring new game plan on Wednesday evening.