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Here are the candidates for SBLive's Florida High School Athlete of the Week for Feb. 14-20 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote below. Voting will conclude on Sunday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Monday, Feb. 28. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivefl.



Katie Ambrose, Sr. (Gulf Coast)

Ambrose had 15 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 steals back on February 15, in their thrilling 46-43 win over Plant.

Leah Martin-Gonzales, Sr. (St. John Neumann)

Martin-Gonzales finished with 27 points and 10 rebounds back on February 18, leading the Celtics to their first Final Four appearance since 2008.

Lucy Froitzheim, Jr. (Naples)

The junior striker scored the game-winning goal in the Golden Eagles 1-0 semifinal win over Gulf Breeze on February 18.

Karter Knox, So. (Tampa Catholic)

Knox finished with a team-high 22 points back on February 17, in their 79-45 win over Brooks-DeBartolo.

Tony Livingston, Sr. (King, Tampa)

Livingston, a Florida football commit finished with 42 points and 13 rebounds, including the game-winning shot in their 63-62 overtime win over Auburndale in the regional quarterfinals on February 17.

Asher Jones, Sr. (Tampa Prep)

The senior forward scored 2 goals and had an assist, in their 6-0 win over Benjamin (Palm Beach Gardens) on February 19.

Sydney Gomes, Sr. (Nease)

Gomes finished with 20 points, 6 rebounds and 4 steals leading the Lady Panthers to a 49-33 win over St. Augustine on February 18.

Lexi Blue, So. (Lake Highland Prep)

Blue finished with a team-high 14 points back on February 18, in a 56-51 win over Palm Bay.

Alejandro Pereyra, Sr. (Belen Jesuit)

The senior striker had 2 goals, including the game-winner back on February 19, in their 3-1 win over Jesuit (Tampa).

Cameron Boozer, Fr. (Miami Columbus)

Boozer finished with 22 points and 14 rebounds back on February 17, in their 78-36 win over Flanagan.

Kaelyn Diaz, Jr. (Lakeland Christian)

The junior striker scored the game-winning goal back on February 18, in their 2-0 win over Providence School (Jacksonville).

Maddie Millar, Sr. (Bishop Kenny)

The future North Florida Osprey finished with a game-high 27 points, in their 62-50 win over Rutherford on February 18.

Chariot Johnson, Jr. (Sarasota Booker)

Johnson finished with 19 points and 8 rebounds back on February 18, in their 74-50 win over Port Charlotte to punch the Tornadoes’ ticket to the Final Four for the first time since 1999.

Zachary Gunning, Jr. (Arnold)

The junior forward scored three goals back on February 19, leading his team to a 6-1 win over River Ridge.

Tonie Morgan, Sr. (Florida State University High- Tallahassee)

Morgan finished with a game-high 27 points back on February 18, in a 64-39 win over Providence School (Jacksonville).

Claire Erickson, Sr. (Westminster Academy)

Erickson finished with 18 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists back on February 15, in a 61-40 win over Palmer Trinity.