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Top 25 prep football

1. Bingham (6-0) Class 5A

Was: 1. Last week: Beat Riverton 24-3

Outlook: Can erase any doubts about who is the best team in 5A by beating Hunter. Next up: at Hunter, Thursday.

2. Hunter (6-0) Class 5A

Was: 2. Last week: Beat West Jordan 34-17

Outlook: Wolverines have put up big points all year, but can they do it against a sound Bingham defense? Next up: vs. Bingham, Thursday.

3. Timpview (5-1) Class 4A

Was: 3. Last week: Beat Lehi 38-14

Outlook: The T-Birds' next real test may not come until a trip to Rice-Eccles Stadium. Next up: at Springville, Friday.

4. Bountiful (5-1) Class 4A

Was: 4. Last week: Beat Box Elder 21-14

Outlook: The Braves continue to win with defense thanks to inconsistent offense. Next up: vs. Mountain Crest, Friday.

5. Cottonwood (4-1) Class 4A

Was: 5. Last week: Beat Cyprus 42-0

Outlook: Can the Colts make it three shutouts in their past four games? Next up: at West, Friday.

6. Mtn. Crest (5-1) Class 4A

Was: 6. Last week: Beat Bonneville 32-0

Outlook: The Mustangs have gotten better and better each week after Fremont loss. Next up: at Bountiful, Friday.

7. Highland (5-1) Class 4A

Was: 7. Last week: Beat Granger 21-7

Outlook: Didn't exactly overwhelm Granger, but a win's a win. Next up: vs. Olympus, Friday.

8. Skyline (5-1) Class 5A

Was: 8. Last week: Beat Taylorsville 64-7

Outlook: Can't get caught looking ahead to Brighton on Oct. 7. Next up: at Jordan, Thursday.

9. Alta (4-2) Class 5A

Was: 9. Last week: Beat Hillcrest 35-13

Outlook: Relative bye week coming up this week. Next up: at Taylorsville, Thursday.

10. Brighton (5-1) Class 5A

Was: 10. Last week: Beat Jordan 24-21

Outlook: Bounced back with a win, barely. Next up: vs. Hillcrest, Friday.

11. Pine View (6-0) Class 3A

Was: 11. Last week: Beat Cedar 56-6

Outlook: The next two weeks will determine whether Pine View wins another league title. Next up: at Hurricane, Friday.

12. Lone Peak (5-1) Class 5A

Was: 12. Last week: Beat Mountain View 33-17

Outlook: Has inside track at region title after win over Mountain View. Next up: at Pleasant Grove, Friday.

13. Fremont (5-1) Class 5A

Was: 14. Last week: Beat Northridge 21-10

Outlook: A win over Viewmont likely clinches Region 1 crown. Next up: vs. Viewmont, Friday.

14. Logan (5-1) Class 3A

Was: 15. Last week: Beat Ogden 48-0

Outlook: Another ho-hum win awaits the Grizzlies this week. Next up: at Tooele, Friday.

15. West Jordan (4-2) Class 5A

Was: 13. Last week: Lost to Hunter 34-17

Outlook: Hung with Hunter for a half, but that was it. Next up: vs. Copper Hills, Thursday.

16. Am. Fork (5-1) Class 5A

Was: 16. Last week: Beat Spanish Fork 28-21

Outlook: A win this week would set up Region 4 showdown with Lone Peak in Week 9. Next up: vs. Mountain View, Friday.

17. Sky View (5-1) Class 4A

Was: 19. Last week: Beat Roy 42-21

Outlook: Very quietly, the Bobcats are 3-0 in league play. Next up: at Bonneville, Friday.

18. East (4-2) Class 4A

Was: 21. Last week: Beat Murray 36-10

Outlook: Bounced back nicely from Highland loss with convincing win over Murray. Next up: vs. Granger, Friday.

19. Riverton (4-2) Class 5A

Was: 17. Last week: Lost to Bingham 24-3

Outlook: Continues beating the teams it should beat, and losing to teams that are better. Next up: vs. Kearns, Friday.

20. Mtn. View (4-2) Class 5A

Was: 18. Last week: Lost to Lone Peak 33-17

Outlook: Better win this Friday, otherwise the Bruins are staring at a likely road game in the first round of the playoffs. Next up: at American Fork, Friday.

21. Viewmont (3-2) Class 5A

Was: —. Last week: Beat Clearfield 38-21

Outlook: A win over Fremont would create a logjam at the top of the Region 1 standings. Next up: at Fremont, Friday.

22. Morgan (5-0) Class 3A

Was: 23. Last week: Beat Park City 27-0

Outlook: Closes the regular season with four very tough region games. Next up: at Uintah, Friday.

23. Provo (4-2) Class 4A

Was: —. Last week: Beat Payson 21-7

Outlook: Have won four straight since starting the year 0-2. Next up: vs. Lehi, Friday.

24. Dixie (5-0) Class 3A

Was: 25. Last week: Beat Canyon View 41-6

Outlook: Showdown with Pine View is just a week away. Next up: vs. Snow Canyon Friday.

25. Jordan (3-3) Class 5A

Was: 20. Last week: Lost to Brighton 24-21

Outlook: Has its hands full with games against Skyline and Alta in the next two weeks. Next up: vs. Skyline, Thursday.

Dropped out: No. 22 Clearfield, No. 24 Box Elder