The Idaho Statesman unveils the 41st edition of the All-Idaho Football Players of the Year. Coaches in 5A, 4A, 3A, 2A and 1A vote on their classification's top player, and the Statesman compiles the votes and publishes the results. Photos courtesy of the Coeur d'Alene Press, the (Idaho Falls) Post Register and the (Twin Falls) Times-News.
Borah defeated Capital 49-42 last season, ending a 14-game losing streak to the Eagles and halting Capital’s 11-year run of sweeping Boise School District opponents Boise, Borah and Timberline. For Capital, Friday's game was a chance to return the Gurkha sword, a long-standing team symbol, to its rightful place. For Borah, it was a chance to start a tradition of its own. Go behind the scenes of the Boise District rivals' season opener.
Mountain View scores a touchdown. Athletes representing local schools, and some outside of the Treasure Valley, compete in a 7-on-7 tournament at the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Football Challenge Friday July 15, 2016 at the Optimist Sports Complex in Boise. Teams from 38 high schools played a passing game of touch football on 40 yards without linemen or pads.