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Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Georgia high school athlete of the week for Jan. 31-Feb. 6. Read through the nominees and cast your vote. Voting will conclude Sunday at 11:59 p.m. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, email swanson@scorebooklive.comor tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @SBLiveGA.


Kaleigh Addie, Greater Atlanta Christian girls basketball

Addie dropped 30 points in GAC’s blowout win over Carver. She was disruptive on defense with seven steals. 

Tomiwa Adetosoye, Chattahoochee boys basketball

Adetosoye scored a game-high 28 points vs. Centennial. 

Jania Akins, Norcross girls basketball

Akins was vital in a win over Galloway with 27 points, five rebounds, five assists and three steals.

Quentin Alterman, Galloway boys basketball

Alterman had a double-double in a win over Providence with 16 points and a career-high 10 assists. 

CJ Brown, Walker boys basketball

Brown balled out with 27 points, 12 boards and five assists in a win over Christian Heritage. 

Kashik Brown, Cedar Shoals boys basketball

Brown was an inferno vs. Flowery Branch, scoring 51 points and adding five steals and four assists. 

Timber Gaither, Cherokee Bluff girls basketball

Gaither led all scorers with 29 points to help Cherokee Bluff take down Gilmer. 

Jordy Griggs, Osborne girls basketball

Griggs was flat-out dominant, snagging 15 boards to go along with 28 points.

Perla Hernandez, Ware County wrestling

Hernandez won at 132 pounds to take the sectional title and advance to the traditional state championships.

Stephen Jones, Richmond Hill swimming

Jones won the Class 6A state championship in the boys 500-yard freestyle with a time of 4:33.85.

AJ Patterson, Mount Vernon boys basketball

Patterson secured a double-double the hard way with 12 rebounds and 13 assists. 

Brigham Rogers, Blessed Trinity boys basketball

Rogers stuffed the stat sheet with 17 points, nine assists and seven boards. 

Saavan Shah, Westminster swimming

Shah won state championships in the boys 100-yard freestyle and 100-yard breaststroke as the Westminster boys and girls swim team won their fifth straight 1A-3A team state championships.

Alyssa Staten, Statesboro girls basketball

Statesboro played a hard-fought game against Glynn Academy, and Staten’s 14-point, 18-rebound double-double was vital for the victory. 

Mitchell Taylor, Westlake boys basketball

Taylor has been stellar during Westlake’s win streak. He dropped 27 points and five assists vs. Lakeside. 

Trinity Thomas, Greater Atlanta Christian girls basketball

Thomas had a monster performance with 32 points and 10 rebounds in GAC’s 39-point win over Cedar Grove.

Taiylor Williams, Brookstone girls basketball

Williams’ 24 points, five rebounds, six assists and three steals were huge in a win over Heritage. 

Haley Zinninger, North Gwinnett wrestling

Zinninger won at 102 pounds to take the sectional title and advance to the traditional state championships.

Diana Collins, Brookwood girls basketball

Collins' 28 points, six rebounds, three assists and three steals led the Lady Broncos to a 65-57 victory over Grayson.