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Vote now: Who should be the WaFd Bank Idaho High School Athlete of the Week (1/22/2024)?

Read through the candidates and cast your vote!

Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank Idaho High School Athlete of the Week for Jan. 15-Jan. 20 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 Monday, Jan. 29th. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, please email or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveid.


Editor’s Note: Our Athlete of the Week feature and corresponding poll are 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 who receive votes generated by script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified.



Broden Anthony, Kimberly boys basketball: Tallied 29 points to lead the third-ranked Bulldogs to a 73-40 shellacking of Mountain Home for their eighth consecutive win.

Karlie Banks, Sandpoint girls basketball: Scored 33 points, including 21 in the second half, in a 53-50 win over Lakeland.

Kambree Barber, Rigby girls basketball: Notched a double-double of 23 points and 10 rebounds in a 79-36 win over Thunder Ridge.

Brinley Cannon, Shelley girls basketball: Tallied a game-high 26 points, including the game-winning jumper with 20 seconds remaining, to keep the top-ranked Russets’ undefeated with a 58-57 win over Blackfoot.

Brooklyn Dayley, Melba girls basketball: Racked up 26 points, seven assists and three steals to eclipse 1,000 career points in a 60-46 win over No. 3 Cole Valley Christian.

Avery Howell, Boise girls basketball: Recorded a double-double of 37 points on 70% shooting from the field, including 5-of-9 from 3-point range, and 10 rebounds in a 64-50 win over Owyhee.

Mack Mauger, Blackfoot boys wrestling: The 126-pound senior claimed his fourth consecutive Tiger-Grizz Invitational championship.

Gage Ontiveros, Pocatello boys basketball: Logged a game-high 30 points on 14-of-15 shooting to go with five rebounds, three assists and a pair of blocks in an 80-57 win over rival Highland.

Ashler Williams, Bonners Ferry boys basketball: Netted 25 of his game-high 30 points in the first half during an 84-45 win over Timberlake.

Kase Wynott, Lapwai boys basketball: Ten days after setting a new career-high with 57 points in a big triple-double against Logos, the Utah State-bound guard was even better against Genesee - a state-record 68 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists.