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Vote now: Who should be SBLive’s Northern California High School Athlete of the Week (Aug. 25-27)?

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Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Northern California High School Athlete of the Week for Aug. 18-20 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting will conclude on Sunday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Monday, Aug. 29. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveca.


Editor’s Note: Our Athlete of the Week feature and corresponding poll is intended to be fun, and we do not set limits on how many times a fan can vote during the competition. However, we do not allow votes that are generated by script, macro or other automated means. Athletes that receive votes generated by script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified.

Asiata Auckland, a junior defensive end at Sutter, had seven tackles and three sacks in a 34-14 win over Chico.

Willy Augenstein, a quarterback for Branham-San Jose, completed 15 of 20 passes for 181 yards, rushed 13 times for 184 yards and accounted for four touchdowns in a 29-22 win over Cupertino.

Jake Bianchi, a senior quarterback for Menlo School-Atherton, completed 11 of 12 passes for 206 yards and four touchdowns in his first start, a 47-7 win over North Salinas. He also ran for two touchdowns. Three of his TD passes were to Cort Halsey.

Charles Brown Jr., a 5-7, 165 pound senior running back at Antioch, rushed 30 times for 289 yards and three touchdowns in a 55-28 win over Monte Vista-Danville.

Julian Cabrera-Hidalgo, a 5-9, 150-pound do-everything senior for Gunderson-San Jose, scored six touchdowns in a 77-0 win over Hill. Cabrera-Hidalgo carried the ball five times for 94 yards and three touchdowns. He had one catch for 40 yards. He added three tackles, one interception that he returned 40 yards for a TD, He returned a kickoff 79 yards for a touchdown and returned a punt 50 yards for another score.

Connor Campbell, a sophomore QB for Casa Roble-Orangevale, completed just nine passes but for 281 yards and five touchdowns in a 50-0 win over Wood. He also rushed for a touchdown.

Ty Chambers, a senior quarterback at Lemoore, threw for 278 yards and five touchdowns in a 53-35 win over Washington Union.

Jurrion Dickey, Menlo-Atherton WR-DB. The 5-star Oregon commit had 6 catches for 170 yards and three touchdowns and added five carries for 69 yards and another touchdown in a 48-34 victory over Bellarmine. He also had four tackles from his safety spot.

Arthur Draeger, a 5-11, 185-pound running back and strong safety for Liberty Ranch-Galt, rushed 16 times for 216 yards and four touchdowns in a 49-20 win over Natomas, giving him nine TDs in two games. He also had two catches for 37 yards, and 10 tackles on defense.

Kourdey Glass, a sophomore running back at Hanford, rushed for 151 yards and three scores and added two catches for 71 more yards and a TD in a 66-21 win over Buhach Colony.

Sam Goligoski, a senior defensive end at Serra-San Mateo, had eight tackles and three sacks during a 17-12 win over Folsom.

Cleao Hardin, a junior outside hitter for Menlo’s girls volleyball team, had 21 kills with a 42.9 percent hit rate, and added 16 digs in a three-game sweep over Aragon.

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Ikechukwu Ikegbu, a 6-3, 225-pound defensive end for Jesuit-Carmichael, had four sacks in a 30-23 win over Bishop Manogue.

Tyler Jacklich, a 6-3, 195-pound running back and linebacker for Central Catholic-Modesto, rushed 23 times for 297 yards and three touchdowns in a 35-28 loss to Saint Francis-Mountain View. He added three tackles on defense.

Jesiah Machado, a 6-3, 185-pound senior QB at Sheldon-Sacramento, completed 19 of 25 for 319 yards and four TDs in a 56-6 win over Nevada Union.

Mac McAndrews, a senior quarterback at St. Ignatius-San Francisco, played just 18 minutes but completed all 7 of his passes for 126 yards and three touchdowns en route to a 41-6 victory over Palo Alto. SI led 34-0 at the time of McAndrews' departure.

Nathan Miller, a sophomore quarterback at Clovis East, completed 14 of 20 passes for 301 yards and five touchdowns in a 52-21 win over Atwater. He also rushed four times for 51 times and another score.

Mike Mitchell Jr., a freshman quarterback in his first game for Riordan-San Francisco, threw for 340 yards and three touchdowns in a 41-6 win over Palo Alto.

Cole Owens, a 6-foot, 185-pound junior for Casa Roble, had five catches for 222 yards and four touchdowns in a 50-0 win over Wood. Owens also had four tackles and two pass deflections from his safety spot.

Ryker Peters, a 6-foot, 210-pound fullback and linebacker at Escalon, rushed 30 times for 202 yards and three touchdowns and added eight tackles in a 41-40 loss to Buchanan-Clovis.

Peyton Raper, 6-1, 180-pound senior receiver and linebacker at Lincoln, piled up 22 tackles in a 28-27 win over Yuba City. He also recovered a fumble.

Jerry Rigumidin, a senior QB at Stagg-Stockton, completed 16 of 26 passes for 391 yards with five touchdowns and no interceptions in a 41-21 win over Sierra.

Robert Rojas, a 5-9, 177-pound senior linebacker from Cabrillo-Lompoc, had 18 tackles, recovered a fumble and scored a touchdown in a 13-6 win over Nipomo.

Kendrick Salcido, a 5-11, 251-pound junior defensive tackle from Armijo-Fairfield, had three sacks and a fumble recovery in a 54-6 win over Florin.

Preston Scott, from Lemoore, returned his fourth kickoff return for a touchdown in two games in a 53-35 win over Washington Union. Scott tied a state record and broke a Central Section mark with his three kickoff returns for scores in a game.

Noah Tasi, a sophomore QB at Coalinga, completed 18 of 33 for 282 yards and five touchdowns in a 39-15 win over Templeton.

Landon Wright, Clovis West WR, caught five passes for 174 yards and two touchdowns in a 48-0 win over Ridgeview.