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Shiloh Christian volleyball star Ryan Russell voted SBLive's Arkansas High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Shiloh Christian senior Ryan Russell for being voted SBLive’s Arkansas High School Athlete of the Week for Aug. 23-29!
Ryan Russell, AR aotw

Congratulations to Shiloh Christian volleyball star Ryan Russell for being voted SBLive’s Arkansas High School Athlete of the Week for Aug. 23-29!

The senior rightside hitter had 31 kills in matches against Hackett and Lavaca on Saturday in the Alma Tournament.

Russell received 41% of the vote, beating out Bentonville's Trinity Hamilton who finished second with 27.16%. Bentonville's Drew Wright finished third with 10.77% and Siloam Springs' Hunter Talley finished fourth with 7.32%. There were over 53,000 votes tallied this week! 

If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email regan@scorebooklive.com or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveark.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for Aug. 23-29:

Bella Bonanno, Shiloh Christian volleyball

Bonanno had 51 digs in matches against Hackett and Lavaca on Saturday in the Alma Tournament. 

Hunter Houston, Greenwood football

The new starting quarterback for the defending Class 6A state champion Bulldogs completed 26-of-33 passes for 381 yards and 2 touchdowns in the Bulldogs’ 63-21 victory over Muskogee, Okla.

Charlie Fiser, Pulaski Academy football

Fiser, making his first start for the defending Class 5A champion Bruins, completed 17-of-28 passes for 345 yards and 5 touchdowns in 60-27 victory over Pulaski Robinson.

Hunter Talley, Siloam Springs football

Talley completed 23-of-35 passes for 263 yards and three TDs and rushed for 100 yards and three more TDs in a 51-40 loss to Rogers. He also had seven tackles on defense.