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Prep playoff Game of the Week

Cottonwood Colts (9-2) vs. Mtn. Crest Mustangs (10-1)

Thursday, 5 p.m., at Rice-Eccles Stadium

4A semifinal pits No. 1 Mountain Crest vs. No. 2 Cottonwood

About the Colts: At 9-2, they're seeking their third 10-win season in their 36-year history. The Colts beat Bonneville and Olympus to get to the semifinals. Cottonwood's offense leads 4A with 39.9 ppg. Quarterback Alex Cate is fourth in the state with 2,481 passing yards, and he's among the league leaders as well with 28 passing TDs. Running back Stanley Havili is a dual threat. He's racked up 1,212 rushing yards this year and 669 receiving yards, in addition to 30 total TDs.

About the Mustangs: Their only loss this year was a 24-14 setback to Fremont back in Week 2. The Mustangs beat Granger and Springville to get to the semifinals. Mountain Crest's offense is second in 4A with 35.3 ppg. Cameron Webb is the top receiver in 4A with 818 yards. Quarterback Brady Zimmerman has passed for 2,188 yards and 22 TDs, in addition to his 10 rushing scores. Running back Brady Wootton has racked up 2,050 yards of total offense and 23 total TDs.

Prep football playoff schedule

Class 5A semifinals


at Rice-Eccles Stadium

W. Jordan (9-3) vs. Skyline (7-5), 1:30 p.m.

Brighton (10-1) vs. Alta (9-3), 5 p.m.

Class 4A semifinals


at Rice-Eccles Stadium

East (9-3) vs. Highland (10-2), 1:30 p.m.

Cottonwood (9-2) vs. Mtn. Crest (10-1), 5 p.m.

Class 3A semifinals

at Rice-Eccles Stadium

Hurricane (12-0) vs. Logan (11-1), 10 a.m. Thursday

Grantsville (6-6) vs. Pine View (11-1), 10 a.m. Friday.

Class 2A championship

at Southern Utah University


Grand (8-2) vs. San Juan (11-0), 2 p.m.

Class 1A championship

at Southern Utah University


Kanab (8-3) vs. Enterprise (9-3), 11 a.m.