Standout performances from week 8 high school football

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SALT LAKE CITY -- The rushing attack was the focus in many high school football games in week eight. Four running backs make the top five standout performances of the week, combining for 17 total touchdowns.

My top 5 player performances from week 8

5. Dillon Draper, RB, Riverton
Riverton senior running back Dillon Draper piled up 109 yards on the ground and found the end zone three times in the Silverwolves' 57-6 win over Taylorsville.

4. Tyler Weese, WR, Mountain Crest
Mountain Crest senior wide receiver Tyler Weese caught three touchdown passes in the Mustangs' 42-21 win over Logan.

3. Robert Reeve, RB, Hurricane
Hurricane junior running back Robert Reeve ran for three touchdowns and caught another as the Tigers blanked Canyon View, 42-0 in Region 9 play.

2. Adam Bunting, RB, Layton
Layton running back Adam Bunting ran for 275 yards and four touchdowns in the Lancers' 42-24 win over Clearfield.

1. Dylan Chynoweth, RB, Park City
Park City senior running back Dylan Chynoweth scored on his first four runs of the game, finishing with six touchdowns and 275 yards in the Miners' 71-24 win over American Leadership.

Dominating D
Defense wins games, and nine teams impressively shut out their opponents in week eight.
Hurricane 42, Canyon View 0
Milford 35, Monument Valley 0
Monticello 63, Whitehorse 0
Morgan 40, Ben Lomond 0
Northridge 35, Roy 0
Olympus 51, Stansbury 0
San Juan 36, North Summit 0
Syracuse 9, Weber 0
Union 42, Carbon 0

High powered offenses
Five teams put up 50 points in week eight.
Monticello 63, Whitehorse 0
Olympus 51, Stansbury 0
Park City 71, American Leadership 24
Riverton 57, Taylorsville 6
Timpview 60, Timpanogos 6

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