Here are the candidates for the WaFd BankOregon High School Boys Basketball Player of the Week for Feb. 14-20 as nominated by coaches, fans and readers.
Read through the nominees and cast your vote. We’ll send a free SBLive T-shirt to the winner of the poll! Voting will conclude Sunday at 11:59 p.m. and the winner will be announced Monday.
If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Jace Aguilar, Jefferson (2A)
The junior guard poured in a game-high 35 points for the Lions in a 74-73 loss to Regis in a Central Valley Conference playoff contest held at Jefferson High School.
Mason Ainsworth, Marshfield
The senior guard, who recently became the school’s all-time leading scorer, tallied a game-high 21 points to help the Pirates notch a 71-43 win over Siuslaw in a Sky Em League game played at Siuslaw High School.
Devon Anderson, North Eugene
The senior wing scored a team-high 17 points while also having four rebounds and four steals for the Highlanders in their 49-44 win over Thurston in a Midwestern League game played at North Eugene High School.
Jalen Atkins, Barlow
The freshman guard scored a game-high 20 points while also having four assists for the Bruins in their 68-45 win over Sandy in a Mt. Hood Conference game played at Sandy High School. For the week, in three Barlow victories, Atkins averaged 18 points and six assists per game.
Parker Bracy, Willamette
The senior wing had a strong performance for the Wolverines, scoring a game-high 20 points to go with two rebounds and three assists in their 49-40 win over Eagle Point in a Midwestern League game played at Willamette High School.
Malik Brown, Tigard
The junior guard scored a game-high 22 points while also having five rebounds, three assists and three steals for the Tigers before leaving the game with an apparent left ankle injury with 6:13 to play in their 70-64 loss to rival Tualatin in a Three Rivers League contest.
Owen Caudle, Sherwood
The senior guard scored 13 points while also dishing off five assists for the Bowmen in their 53-44 win over Century in a Pacific Conference game played at Sherwood High School. Caudle had 12 points, five assists and four steals in a 61-48 victory over Forest Grove.
Jackson Cooper, Cleveland
The junior forward had a strong performance for the Warriors with 26 points, on 9-for-13 shooting, to go with 10 rebounds, two steals and a blocked shot in a loss to Roosevelt in a Portland Interscholastic League game played at Cleveland High School.
Nick DiGiulio, Ida B. Wells
The sophomore guard sank six 3-point baskets and scored 25 points for the Guardians in their 73-66 loss to Grant in a Portland Interscholastic League game played at Grant High School.
Lucas Franssen, Marist Catholic
The senior guard scored a game-high 28 points, sinking eight 3-pointers, helping the Spartans earn a 67-55 win over Cottage Grove in a Sky-Em League contest. Franssen sank four 3-pointers and scored 14 points in the first quarter.
Grant Goesch, Regis
The senior post scored a team-high 27 points, helping lead the Rams to a key 74-73 win over Jefferson in a Central Valley Conference playoff game at Jefferson High School.