Maple Mountain finished as victors in a must win Region 8 play-in game to take the #4 seed in the UHSAA Playoffs. The Eagles fell behind late in the 4th quarter and had to come back to win.
Maple Mountain faced the Wasatch Wasps at Wasatch and finished the game with 517 offensive yards. In his second start Tyler Nelson had 98 yards rushing and 289 Yards passing. He completed 21 of 32 passes and found 7 different receivers. Jesse Harness had 65 yards rushing. Braden Worthington had 4 receptions for 85 yards. Jesse Harness Scored Two Touchdowns, Jaiven Lewis, Kyson Hall, and Cole Christensen scored a touchdown. Hayden Nielsen had 4 PATs.
The Defense gave up 344 yards. Caden Crowther had 8 Tackles. Stevie De Gala had 5.5 tackles and an interception that sealed the Golden Eagles win.
The Golden Eagles will face the Roy Royals at Roy High School on Saturday Oct 27 at 4pm in the first round of the UHSAA Playoffs