Dating back to 1966, this rivalry is one of the oldest in the state of Idaho. Skyline leads the all-time series 30-22, winning the previous three meetings since 2014.
Gavin is a two year starter as a defensive back for the Tiger Football Team. Gavin has also been a member of the basketball and baseball teams during his time at Idaho Falls. Gavin carries above a 4.0 GPA and hopes to continue his education in college studying radiology following an LDS mission.
Kyler Morgan has been a significant member and 3 year starter for the Skyline Grizzlies. He was an all-conference performer on Skyline’s 2016 undefeated state championship team. Kyler’s plans for the future are to attend college and continue his football career.
Chuck has been a part of 24 meetings in this rivalry series dating back to the 1970s when he was a player at Idaho Falls. In those 24 games, Chuck is 14-10, 7-6 as head coach of the Tigers. He says his two best memories of the Emotion Bowl are winning the 1977 game vs. Skyline his senior year of high school, and the 2002 Emotion Bowl, which was his first win as the head coach at Idaho Falls.
Taylor played in the rivalry his junior and senior years. As captain of the 1998 team he lead skyline to a 47-14 win over Idaho Falls. The ’98 team went 9-3 and played for the state championship. In the contest vs. Idaho Falls, Taylor ran for 300 yards and scored 5 touchdowns.