The high school football season is heating up.
The 4A Southern Idaho Conference kicked off its league schedule last week, and the 5A Southern Idaho Conference starts its pod schedule next weekend.
As early-season games transfer into contests with playoff implications, below are some of the top performances from Week 3.
DARIN POST, MIDDLETON
The senior quarterback completed 21 of 35 passes for 227 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Vikings to a 27-13, 4A SIC victory against Vallivue. Post also ran for 50 yards and another score as Middleton earned its first win of the year.
ELLIS MAGNUSON, BORAH
The junior wide receiver set a school record with a 99-yard TD catch in a 30-12 win against Columbia. Magnuson finished with five catches for 177 yards and two TDs in Borah’s first victory of the season.
DEVAN BRIDGEWATER, EAGLE
The senior quarterback sliced and diced Nampa in a 49-34 win. He completed 16 of 18 passes for 307 yards and three TDs, and he also ran for another score.
BRITON PARKER, PARMA
The senior ran for 98 yards and three TDs, and he also threw for 160 yards and another TD as the Panthers beat Nampa Christian 34-20.