Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Alabama High School Athlete of the Week for Sept. 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, Oct. 4. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveal.
THIS WEEK’S ALABAMA ATHLETE OF THE WEEK NOMINEES:
Aleah Stogner, Sparkman volleyball
Stogner had 26 kills, 7 digs, 3 aces and 3 blocks in a 3-1 win over New Hope.
Savannah Fralix, Haleyville volleyball
Fraliz had 34 assists and 16 digs in a 3-2 win over Fayette County on Sept. 21.
Shay Walsh, Pelham volleyball
Walsh had 30 assists, 8 digs and 2 aces in a 2-1 win over Bob Jones on Sept. 25.
Michael Banks-Mason, Calera DB
Banks-Mason had an 86-yard pick-six in Calera’s win over Pell City.
Josh Bonner, Banks Academy RB
Bonner rushed 19 times for 204 yards and three touchdowns to lead Banks Academy to a 34-19 win over Southern Academy.
Troy Bruce, Center Point RB
Bruce carried the ball 29 times for 210 yards and four touchdowns to lead Center Point to a 32-22 win over Anniston.
Jeremiah Cobb, Montgomery Catholic RB
Cobb rushed 24 times for 310 yards and three touchdowns in Montgomery Catholic’s 42-0 win over Montgomery Academy.
William Collins, Randolph LB
Collins racked up 14 tackles and recovered a fumble in Randolph’s 35-0 win over Westbrook Christian.
Emmanuel Henderson, Geneva County RB
Henderson rushed 19 times for 257 yards and three touchdowns in Geneva County’s 26-25 loss to Geneva.
Tristan Holmes, Priceville LB
Holmes returned a fumble 17 yards for a touchdown in Priceville’s 35-12 win over Danville.
Andrew Hunter, Randolph QB
Hunter threw four touchdown passes and ran for another to lead Randolph to a 35-0 win over Westbrook Christian.
Eli Jacobs, Boaz RB
Jacobs rushed 22 times for 165 yards and two touchdowns to help lead Boaz to a 35-21 winn over Albertviille.
Jalen Jude, Athens QB
Jude ran for 137 yards and two touchdowns and added a passing TD in Athens’ loss to Hueytown.
Tucker Kilcrease, Brantley QB
Kilcrease accounted for six touchdowns – four passing and two rushing – to lead Brantley to a 42-20 win over Highland Home.
Brayden Kyle, Decatur Heritage QB
Kyle racked up more than 300 yards of total offense and accounted for seven touchdowns – five passing and two rushing – to lead Decatur Heritage to a 55-14 win over Woodville.
Demarcus Lacey, Pleasant Grove RB
Lacey rushed 20 times for 198 yards and four touchdowns to lead Pleasant Grove to a 35-3 win over Clay-Central County.
Malek Lowe, Jackson-Olin QB
Lowe accounted for four touchdowns – three passing and one rushing – to lead Jackson-Olin to a 28-26 OT win over Fairfield.
Dquez Madden, Lanett RB
Madden rushed 17 times for 205 yards and three touchdowns in Lanett’s 19-18 loss to Handley.
Braylon McReynolds, McGill Toolen RB
McReynolds rushed for 180 yards and three touchdowns to lead McGill-Toolen to a win over Murphy.
Tae Meadows, Handley RB
Meadows rushed 30 times for 190 yards and three touchdowns, including the game-winning TD late in the fourth quarter to lift Handley to a 19-18 win over Lanett.
Austin Morris, Mortimer Jordan WR
Morris hauled in 11 catches for 152 yards and two touchdowns in a loss to Briarwood.
Logan Pate, Guntersville RB
Pate rushed 26 times for 195 yards and three touchdowns to help lead Guntersville to a 44-21 win over Madison County.
Kobe Prentice, Calera WR
Prentice caught seven passes for 177 yards and four touchdowns to lead Calera to a 56-21 win over Pell City.
Luke Reebals, Briarwood RB
Reebals rushed for 124 yards and two touchdowns and added 47 yards receiving to help Briarwood to a 38-22 win over Mortimer Jordan.
Kameran Shanks, Prattville WR
Shanks hauled in seven catches for 168 yards and one touchdown in a 35-16 loss to Hoover.
Paul Thompson, Hoover Safety
Thompson had a 93-yard pick-six in Hoover’s 35-16 victory over Prattville.
Earl Woods, Hueytown QB
Woods racked up more than 430 yards of total offense and accounted for five touchdowns – four passing and one rushing – to lead Hueytown to a 54-20 win over Athens.
Carson Yancy, Auburn ATH
Yancy returned the second-half kickoff 84 yards for a touchdown and picked off a pass on defense to help lead Auburn to a 42-21 win over Bob Jones.