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Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Alabama High School Athlete of the Week for Dec. 20-26 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. 3. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveal.


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.

Tamya Smith, Pleasant Grove Girls Basketball: Led Pleasant Grove with 21 points in a 48-37 win over Spain Park in the Spain Park Lady Jags Christmas Tournament.

Jaborri Mcghee, Winfield Boys Basketball: Had 39 points, 10 rebounds, and 8 assists in a 80-31 win over Jasper.

Brooke Hallman, Eufaula Girls Basketball: Recorded a double-double (20 points,10 rebounds) in a 68-72 loss against Charles Henderson in Thelma’s Lake City Classic.

Grant Stubbs, Tuscaloosa County Boys Basketball: Led Tuscaloosa County with 31 points and earned tournament MVP honors in a 55-45 Woodlawn Invitational championship game win over Fairfield.

Olivia Vandergriff, Guntersville Girls Basketball: Scored 28 points in a 51-55 loss to Hartselle.

Drake James, Haleyville Boys Basketball: Reached 1,000 career points with a 37 point performance in 73-66 win over Pleasant Grove. James also tallied 6 rebounds, 5 steals, and 4 assists in Haleyville's victory.

Kennedy Langham, Sparkman Girls Basketball: Led Sparkman with 19 points in a 55-45 win over Huffman in the Spain Park Lady Jags Christmas Tournament.

Maddie Krieger, Rogers Girls Basketball: Had 18 points in a 36-35 nail-biter win over Chelsea in the Spain Park Lady Jags Christmas Tournament.

Labaron Philon, Baker Boys Basketball: Led the Hornets with 36 points in an 81-67 win over Sparkman at the BeElite Holiday Invitational.

Logan Feltman, Winfield Boys Basketball: Had a career-high 38 points and 16 rebounds to reach 1,000 career points in an 81-53 win over South Lamar.

Caleb Paige, Eufaula Boys Basketball: Paige put up 34 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, 7 steals, and 2 blocks in Eufaula's win over Charles Henderson.