The STATE FORTY EIGHT Week 5 Power 48

Welcome to's weekly update of top 48 teams in the state, regardless of division. The idea was inspired by the guys at STATE FORTY EIGHT, an Arizona-inspired clothing brand whose success has given Arizonans yet another thing to be proud of. Make sure you check them out, and support a local business that supports you. Follow them on Instagram to see photos of Arizonans sporting SFE gear all over the globe- and don't forget to give them a shout out on Twitter!


The STATE FORTY EIGHT Week 5 Power 48

This week and every week we're giving away a $30 Gift Card to SFE! There are two ways to be eligible to win, and we'll draw a winner every single week!

1) Subscribe to an annual or monthly membership to

At just $8.33 per month (27 cents per day) for an annual membership, or $9.95 per month for a monthly membership, you'd be helping support high school sports coverage by sustaining our efforts to highlight athletes all over the state, as well as train up young, talented aspiring journalists in the art of storytelling. Membership gives you access to all premium Rivals content, not only on our website, but across our entire national network. It also gives you access to exclusive features that will solely available this year on our premium Friday Night Lights discussion forum.

2) Register for a free username

Obviously I'd prefer to have you as a subscriber, but I'm constantly crafting free content like rankings, game recaps, video features and podcasts that I'd love to be able to discuss with you in our Free ArizonaSportsCast Forum, with the hopes that some day it'll be worth your while to upgrade to a subscription.

Your can select any of the options above by clicking on the upper-right corner of the site where it says "Subscribe, which will then take you to this screen:


If you purchase an annual membership, you will receive 20 entries into our weekly STATE FORTY EIGHT gift card drawing.

If you purchase a monthly membership, you will receive 5 entries into our weekly STATE FORTY EIGHT gift card drawing.

If you register for a free username, you'll receive one entry into our weekly STATE FORTY EIGHT gift card drawing.

Once you subscribe/register, make sure you forward me your email confirmation at

Your entries won't expire week to week, and if you win once, you're still eligible to win again next week!

Best of luck, and thank you for supporting high school sports coverage in the state of Arizona!

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