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Congratulations to Skyline baseball 3B/RHP Ryan Horvath for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Idaho High School Athlete of the Week for March 28-April 3!

The senior went 3-for-4 at the plate and drove in four runs in an 18-8 rout of Hillcrest.

Horvath received 50.35% of the vote, beating out Highland's Jenna Kearns who finished second with 24.13%Wendell's Ana Scott finished third with 13.36% and Emmett's Landon Helms finished fourth with 6.18%. There were over 10,000 votes tallied this week!

We are currently accepting WaFd Bank Player of the Week nominations. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email or message us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveid.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of March 28-April 3:

Carley Boisvert, Mountain View Softball: Boisvert recorded 11 strikeouts in a complete 3-2 win against Capital.

Erika Gustafson, Boise Softball: Gustafson tallied 11 strikeouts in the circle during a 6-1 win against Meridian.

Landon Helms, Emmett Boys Track and Field: Helms posted the best vault by an Idaho high school athlete in 21 years in his first one of the season with 17-feet, 2-inches at a quad meet against Vallivue, Bishop Kelly and Columbia at Emmett. Eagle’s Donovan Kilmartin had the previous record at 17-1. Helms’ previous best outdoor best in Idaho was 15-10.

Luke Hines, Rocky Mountain Baseball: Hines allowed just three hits and struck out three in five shutout innings for the win on the hill while driving in a pair of runs in a 6-1 victory over reigning state champion Timberline.

Collin Hysell, Payette Baseball: Hysell sat down 10 in five and two-thirds innings of work to pick up the win in a 3-2 victory against Homedale.

Cody Isakson, Moscow Baseball: Isakson racked up a triple, a home run and a pair of RBIs on one side of play while picking up the win on the bump in the other in a 3-1 victory against Pullman (WA.).

Merit Jones, Idaho Falls Baseball: The University of Utah signee gave up just one hit and threw five strikeouts in five-plus innings while hitting an RBI double in an 11-0 shutout of Rigby.

Sofia Lippiello, Century Girls Golf: Lippiello shot a 76 to take medalist honors at the Minico Invite.

SoBella Malliarodakis, Owyhee Softball: Malliarodakis notched five hits in a 10-3 win against Centennial.

Nate McDonald, Jerome Baseball: McDonald had four hits, including a double and three RBIs in an 18-9 drubbing of Canyon Ridge.

Otho Savage, Twin Falls Baseball: Savage went a perfect 3-for-3 from the plate with two doubles and a pair of RBIs in a 15-3 shellacking of Burley.

Ana Scott, Wendell Softball: Scott combined for two home runs, including a grand slam, and 7 RBIs in a split with Wood River.

Analisa Zamora, Skyview Softball: Zamore tallied two hits, including a home, and four RBIs in a 14-13 shootout win against Eagle.

Dillon Fine, Homedale Baseball: Through five 2/3 innings pitched, Fine struck out 12 batters, allowed two walks, and allowed just one hit against Payette. The sophomore also went 2-for-4 at the plate with a single and a double.

Jenna Kearns, Highland Softball: Kearns hit .750 with an on-base plus slugging percentage of 2.465 in double headers against Owyhee and Boise. In the first five games of the season, the junior already has six home runs.