High school football previews: 18 teams from Northern Utah gear up for 2017

August 1, 2017
The Standard-Examiner will preview 18 Northern Utah high school football teams and publish portraits of players to preview the 2017 football season. One story will publish each day from Aug. 1-18, taking us right up to the first gameday of the season.

Stories by RYAN COMER • Portraits by MATT HERP • Standard-Examiner Staff

It's time for this year's installment of the Standard-Examiner's annual high school football preview series for schools in Northern Utah.

We published one preview per day for 18 days to highlight the 18 area high school football teams. Each story has an assessment from the team's coach and a portrait of a key player.

Play begins Friday, Aug. 18. The Standard-Examiner will be featuring the following games: Syracuse at Roy, Judge Memorial at Ogden, Box Elder at Layton, and American Fork at Weber. We will also be updating live scores at

Click/swipe through photos to find the desired team. Click on "2017 preview" to read each preview.

Quick Links

Ogden • Weber • Syracuse • Davis • Northridge • Woods Cross • Bountiful • Fremont • Bear River • Layton Christian • Roy • Bonneville • Morgan • Clearfield • Box Elder • Layton • Viewmont • Ben Lomond • Cache Valley 5