This week, SBLive ranked the top 10 teams across the state of Idaho regardless of classifications. Here’s a look at how those teams — the SBLive Power 10 — fared in games played on Aug. 28.
HOW THE TOP 10 FARED
1. Coeur d’Alene (5A)
Idle. Opens the season hosting Sandpoint on Sept. 4.
2. Rocky Mountain (5A)
Idle. Opens the season at No. 5 Mountain View on Sept. 4.
3. Highland (5A) (0-1)
Blown out by Sky View (Utah) at home on Saturday evening, 45-0, in the school’s worst lost in more than 50 years and first shutout in 38 years.
4. Rigby (5A) (1-0)
Defeated Box Elder (Utah) 51-0 on Saturday in the Rocky Mountain Rumble in Rexburg.
5. Mountain View (5A)
Idle. Opens the season hosting No. 4 Rocky Mountain on Sept. 4.
6. Bishop Kelly (4A)
Idle. Opens the season on the road at Homedale on Sept. 4 at 7 p.m.
7. Eagle (5A)
Idle. Opens the season hosting No. 8 Kuna on Sept. 4 at 7 p.m.
8. Kuna (5A) (0-1)
9. Blackfoot (4A) (1-0)
The 4A state runners-up defeated Thunder Ridge on the road, 40-21. New head coach Jerrod Ackley, who was hired in April after longtime coach Stan Buck retired, starts his tenure 1-0. (WATCH MORE – via KIDK News)
10. Sugar-Salem (3A) (1-0)
The defending 3A state champions beat Century (4A) in overtime, 13-7, the go-ahead touchdown scored by senior running back Daxtyn Zollinger on a seven-yard run. Century fumbled to seal the deal. “Man, what a great win to start the season,” Sugar-Salem coach Tyler Richins told SBLive Idaho Friday night. (READ MORE)