Vote now: Who should be this week’s SBLive Alabama High School Athlete of the Week (Aug. 30-Sept. 5)?

Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Alabama High School Athlete of the Week for Aug. 30 – Sept. 5 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, Sept. 13. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveal.


Rya McKinnon, Hoover volleyball: McKinnon had 24 kills, 10 digs and 2 blocks to lead Hoover to a 3-1 win over Mountain Brook on Aug. 30.

Audrey Sibley, Haleyville volleyball: Sibley had 24 digs, 18 kills and 3 aces in Haleyville’s 3-2 win over Curry on Sept. 2.

Grace Petro, McGill-Toolen volleyball: Petro had 38 assists and 14 digs in McGill-Toolen’s 3-1 win over Spanish Fort on Aug. 31.

Taven Curry, Robertsdale RB: Curry rushed 28 times for 240 yards and three touchdowns to lead Robertsdale to a 21-6 win over Citronelle.

Bryce Dowdlan, B.C. Rain RB: Dowdlan carried the ball 23 times for 190 yards and three touchdowns and caught three passes for 53 yards and a TD to lead B.C. Rain to a 35-7 win over Satsuma.

Josh Flowers, Baker QB: Flowers, a sophomore, rushed for 119 yards and a touchdown on just 12 carries and added a passing TD to help lift Baker to a 29-28 win over Foley.

Grayson Glenn, Danville S: Glenn recovered two fumbles and caught a touchdown pass to lead Danville to a 28-3 win over Colbert Heights.

Emmanuel Henderson, Geneva County RB: Henderson rushed 14 times fo 342 yards and four touchdowns to lead Geneva County to a 28-12 win over Cottonwood.

Brayden Jenkins, Theodore WR: Jenkins caught eight passes for 151 yards and two touchdowns in Theodore’s 71-0 win over Alma Bryant.

Jaden Lawson, Mobile Christian CB: Lawson returned an interception 54 yards for a touchdown in Mobile Christian’s 34-0 win over Escambia County.

Drew Mathe, Briarwood Christian QB: Mathe, a sophomore, went 14-of-20 for 174 yards and two touchdowns and added 19 carries for 94 yards and two more TDs in Briarwood Christian’s 42-35 win over Chelsea.

Qualin McCants, Fairhope RB: McCants rushed 14 times for 108 yards and a touchdown in Fairhope’s 38-31 win over Daphne.

Braylon McReynolds, McGill-Toolen RB: McReynolds rushed 30 times for 211 yards in a 32-25 loss to Saraland.

Tomarrion Parker, Central (Phenix City) DE: Parker had five tackles, including 3 1/2 for a loss, and was credited with a 1/2 sack in Central’s 56-0 shutout of Smiths Station.

Chris Pearson, Orange Beach RB: Pearson carried the ball 13 times for 163 yards and three TDs in Orange Beach’s 49-29 loss to Leroy.

Tametrius Pogue, Theodore QB: Pogue went 16-of-19 for 252 yards and four touchdowns to lead Theodore to a 71-0 win over Alma Bryant.

Brandon Purifoy, Vigor CB: Purifoy had nine tackles, including two for a loss, and recovered a fumble in Vigor’s 41-6 win over W.S. Neal.

Logan Sellers, Leroy QB: Sellers went 16-of-21 for 246 yards and three touchdowns and added a rushing TD to lead Leroy to a 49-29 win over Orange Beach.

Lawson Spruiel, Sulligent RB: Spruiel rushed eight times for 145 yards and four touchdowns to lead Sulligent to a 53-14 victory over Cold Springs.

Will Stokes, Madison Academy RB: Stokes rushed 19 times for 209 yards and five touchdowns to lead Madison Academy to a 53-17 win over DAR.

Reece Tynes, Foley QB: Tynes went 17-of-25 for 243 yards and two touchdowns and added 53 yards rushing and another TD in Foley’s 29-28 loss to Baker.

Jarel Williams, Saraland WR: Williams caught eight passes for 164 yards and three touchdowns, including the game-winning 19-yard TD pass with 33 seconds left to lift Saraland to a 32-25 win over McGill-Toolen.

Diondre Jackson, Baldwin County FS: Jackson had 7 tackles and 3 interceptions in a win over Blount.

Logan Pate, Guntersville RB: Pate had 8 carries for 158 yards and 4 touchdowns and added a 20-yard reception against Fairview.

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