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DePaul Prep's Makai Kvamme voted SBLive’s Illinois High School Athlete of the Week (3/20/2024)

Makai Kvamme had 18 points in 3A title game win

Congratulations to DePaul Prep boys basketball player Makai Kvamme, who was voted SBLive's Illinois High School Athlete of the Week for March 4-10.

He received more than 67 percent of the total votes for the week. 

Kvamme, a junior, had 18 points in a 49-41 win over Mount Carmel in the IHSA Class 3A title game. He also scored 15 in a 52-41 victory against Peoria Richwoods in the semifinals.

Homewood-Flossmoor boys basketball player Gianni Cobb finished second in the voting after receiving more than 17 percent of the votes.

SBLive Sports Athlete of the Week winner

SBLive Athlete of the Week winner

• Check out our Illinois Athlete of the Week page

PREVIOUS WINNERS: Lincoln's Kloe Froebe (Feb. 26-March 3), Nazareth's Olivia Austin (Feb. 19-25), Stagg's Arianna Araujo (Feb. 12-18), Homewood-Flossmoor's Carson Brownfield (Feb. 5-11), Lincoln's Kloe Froebe (Jan. 29-Feb. 4), Nazareth's Olivia Austin (Jan. 22-28), Johnsburg's JT Schmitt (Jan. 15-21), Montini girls basketball player Nikki Kerstein (Jan. 8-14), Thornton's Meyoh Swansey (Jan. 1-7), Mount Carmel's Angelo Ciaravino (Dec. 25-31), Glenbrook North's Anestis Hadjistamoulou (Dec. 11-17), Morrison's Camryn Veltrop (Dec. 4-10), Homewood-Flossmoor's Jaeda Murphy (Nov. 27-Dec 3), Bloom's Elijah Lovemore (Nov. 20-26), Joliet Catholic's Andres Munoz (Nov. 13-19), Wilmington's Reid Juster (Nov. 6-12), Blue Island Eisenhower's AJ Abrams (Oct. 30-Nov. 5), Althoff's Antwan Strong (Oct. 23-29), Breese Central's Griffen Becker (Oct. 16-22), Mater Dei's Markus Kehrer (Oct. 9-15), Hersey's Thomas Mulder (Oct. 2-8), Dixon's Katie Drew (Sept. 25-Oct. 1), Barrington's Scout Storms (Sept. 18-24), Neuqua Valley's Andrew Hoffman (Sept. 11-17), Naperville North's Cole Arl (August 28-Sept. 3), Joliet Catholic's Patrick Durbin (August 28-Sept. 3), Waubonsie Valley's Tyler Threat (August 21-27).

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- Nate Latsch | | @SBLiveIL