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Smithfield's Gunnell wins Week 1 of Grid Picks

Smithfield's Troy Gunnell was one of eight participants to correctly pick 10 of 12 games correctly in Week 1 of the Deseret News Prep Grid Picks contest. Gunnell, however, won the contest on the tiebreaker by coming closest to the final score in the Mountain Crest-Highland blowout.

Gunnell wins $50 and a Grid Picks T-shirt for taking first place. Six runners-up out of the 498 total entries also win a Grid Picks T-shirt. They are: Janice Dickson, Vernal; Gordon Weight, West Jordan; Casey Wiseman, Layton; James Walles, Sandy; Dalton Parker, West Valley City; Rob Udarbe.

This week's contest is already underway at Picks will be accepted until Friday at 7 p.m.

Here's a look at the 12 games in Week 1's Grid Picks contest, with the percentage picked correctly in parenthesis:

Alta 59, Cottonwood 20 (90.8 percent)

Judge 20, Tooele 6 (75.5 percent)

Northridge 36, Jordan 27 (29.5 percent)

Springville 21, Dixie 14 (55.4 percent)

Pleasant Grove 16, Timpview 10 (40.8 percent)

Bountiful 30, Lone Peak 9 (35.1 percent)

Provo 28, Cyprus 14 (68.3 percent)

Olympus 10, Hillcrest 7 (53.4 percent)

Morgan 34, Juab 7 (79.3 percent)

Brighton 24, Davis 0 (22.7 percent)

Grand 14, Emery 0 (38.2 percent)

Tiebreaker game:

Mountain Crest 48, Highland 27 (66.5 percent)