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DeSoto girls basketball G Ja'Mia Harris voted SBLive’s Texas High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to DeSoto girls basketball guard Ja'Mia Harris for being voted SBLive’s Texas High School Athlete of the Week for Feb. 28-March 6!
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Congratulations to DeSoto girls basketball guard Ja'Mia Harris for being voted SBLive’s Texas High School Athlete of the Week for Feb. 28-March 6!

The senior had a game-high 16 points and was named MVP in DeSoto's 40-23 6A state championship win over South Grand Prairie.

Harris received 56.91% of the vote, beating out McMullen County's Troy Allen who finished second with 41.66%. There were over 35,000 votes tallied this week!

If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email athleteoftheweek@scorebooklive.com or message us on Twitter or Instagramat @sblivetx.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for Feb. 28-March 6:

BOYS BASKETBALL

Troy Allen, McMullen County:

The senior scored 13 of his team-high 16 points in the fourth quarter to help McMullen County beat Chireno 54-48 in the Region IV-1A Texas boys basketball semifinals.

MJ Thomas, Calvert:

The junior scored a game-high 25 points and was 9-of-15 from the free throw line in Calvert's Region IV-1A Tournament win over McMullen County.

Ron Holland, Duncanville:

Holland scored 15 points to lead Duncanville past Garland, 61-38, in the 6A Region II championship game.