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Friday night game of the week: Lone Peak vs. Pleasant Grove

LONE PEAK KNIGHTS (2-5) at PLEASANT GROVE VIKINGS (5-2)

Series note: Both teams enter this Region 4 clash with 2-0 records

Kevin Whimpey

Chase Cook

Brian Schonbeck

LeSean Wilcox

About the Knights: After an 0-5 start, they've righted the ship by winning their first two region games. Defense has been the catalyst to the revival with nine total points surrendered in the past two games. KevinWhimpey is third in the state with 7 1/2 sacks this season, whereas teammate ChaseCook is among the state's leaders with four interceptions. Offensively, JordanLowry is the team leader with three rushing TDs. JonathanHess is a threat on special teams with five field goals.

About the Vikings: Have won three straight after starting the year 2-2. Their two losses were to Timpview and Copper Hills. Between running backs LeSeanWilcox (426 yards, 7 TDs) and BrianSchonbeck (316 yards, 3 TDs) the Vikings have the ability to run the ball inside and out. Pleasant Grove's scoring defense ranks fifth in Class 5A at 14 ppg. ColterPeacock leads the team defensively with 42 total tackles, followed closely by ChrisHawkins' 35 tackles.

Friday's games

REGION 1

Fremont at Davis, 7 p.m.

Layton at Syracuse, 7 p.m.

Northridge at Clearfield, 7 p.m.

Weber at Viewmont, 7 p.m.

REGION 2

Alta at Hillcrest, 7 p.m.

Jordan at Brighton, 7 p.m.

Taylorsville at Skyline, 7 p.m.

REGION 3

West Jordan at Hunter, 7 p.m.

REGION 4

Lehi at American Fork, 7 p.m.

Lone Peak at Pleasant Grove, 7 p.m.

Timpanogos at Spanish Fork, 7 p.m.

REGION 5

Bonneville at Woods Cross, 7 p.m.

Bountiful at Sky View, 7 p.m.

Box Elder at Roy, 7 p.m.

REGION 6

Cottonwood at East, 7 p.m.

Cyprus at Highland, 7 p.m.

Olympus at Granger, 7 p.m.

West at Murray, 7 p.m.

REGION 7

Provo at Tooele, 7 p.m.

Delta at Emery, 7 p.m.

Juan Diego at North Sanpete, 7 p.m.

REGION 10

Park City at Uintah, 7 p.m.

Wasatch at Judge Memorial, 7 p.m.

REGION 11

Bear River at Ogden, 7 p.m.

Grantsville at Ben Lomond, 7 p.m.

Logan at Morgan, 7 p.m.

2A NORTH

American Leadership at South Summit, 7 p.m.

Manti at Gunnison, 7 p.m.

North Summit at Juab, 7 p.m.

2A SOUTH

Beaver at Richfield, 6 p.m.

Grand at Millard, 7 p.m.

San Juan at South Sevier, 7 p.m.

1A NORTH

Rich at Altamont, 4 p.m.

Monticello at Duchesne, 7 p.m.

1A SOUTH

Enterprise at Milford, 7 p.m.

Parowan at North Sevier, 7 p.m.

NONREGION

Kanab at Layton Christian, 4 p.m.

Union at Carbon, 7 p.m.