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Vote: Who should be SBLive’s Southern California High School Athlete of the Week (1/31/2024)?

Vote until 11:59 p.m. Sunday

Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Southern California High School Athlete of the Week for Jan. 29 - Feb. 4 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 on Monday. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email us at 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.

Justin Pippen, Sierra Canyon: Pippen had 19 points to help the Trailblazers come from 17 points down in Friday's win over Sherman Oaks Notre Dame.

Tyler Harris, Downey (Downey): Harris had 83 points and 41 rebounds across three games last week for the Vikings.

Chase Tolliver, San Clemente: Tolliver had 15 points, 18 rebounds and seven assists in a 45-41 win over Trabuco Hills.

Collin Haugh, Dana Hills: Haugh had 28 points, knocking down six of nine three-pointers in a win over Mission Viejo.

Christian Debarge, University (Irvine): Debarge had 28 points, nine assists and zero turnovers in last week's game against Sage Hill.

Amon Andrews, Francis Parker: Andrews had 56 points across two games last week, knocking down 14 of 27 three-point attempts.

Jayden Gray, Victory Christian: Gray had 23 points, nine assists and five steals in a win over Mar Vista.

AJ Reavis, Eastlake: Reavis had 21 points and 11 rebounds to help the Titans end Olympian's 20-0 start to the season.

Adam Delacruz, Otay Ranch: Delacruz had 26 points and seven rebounds to help the Mustangs take down Mater Dei Catholic in league play.

Angel Ochoa, St. Joseph Academy: Ochoa had 121 points over three games last week and has now scored 40 points or more in nine games this season for the Crusaders.

Ryan Quain, La Costa Canyon: Quain had 21 points, four assists, three rebounds and three steals in Saturday's 62-60 victory at Cathedral Catholic.

Cristina Jones, Lakewood: Jones had 22 points, 12 rebounds and 11 steals in last week's win over Millikan.

Gloria Barrera, Buena Park: Barrera had 26 points and 11 rebounds in a win over La Habra.

Sydney Peterson, San Juan Hills: Peterson had 28 points (10-12), five rebounds and five steals in a win over San Clemente.

Deanna Moore, Bell Gardens: Moore had 11 points, 11 rebounds, 10 assists and seven steals in a win over Montebello.

Skyler Knight, Ventura: Knight had 26 points, seven rebounds, five steals and four assists in a win over San Marcos.

Jayla White, Morse: White averaged 22 points, eight rebounds, five assists and three steals in two wins last week for the Tigers.

Katelyn Johnson, Poway: Johnson had 30 points in Wednesday's win over San Marcos.

Grace Nordeen, Fallbrook: Nordeen had 23 points and 18 rebounds in Wednesday's win over Mt. Carmel.

Mai'ana Norita, Victory Christian: Norita had 31 points, 14 rebounds, five assists and four steals in a win over San Ysidro.