Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank Arizona High School Baseball Player of the Week for April 5-11 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff.
Read through the nominees and cast your vote. We’ll send a free SBLive T-shirt to the winner of the poll! Voting will conclude Sunday at 11:59 p.m. and the winner will be announced Monday.
THIS WEEK’S WAFD BANK BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK NOMINEES:
Jesus Avila, Cesar Chavez: Avila was 5 for 5 with a homer, a triple and four RBIs in Cesar Chavez’s 27-10 rout of Maryvale on Tuesday. He homered against Maryvale again Friday, this time in a 23-5 victory.
Tyler Bare, Desert Ridge: Bare fired a four-hit shutout in Desert Ridge’s 7-0 win over Desert Vista on Tuesday.
Ethan Bell, Catalina Foothills: Bell, a sophomore, pitched a five-inning no-hitter with 10 strikeouts in Catalina Foothills’ 10-0 victory over Flowing Wells.
Jackson Brenna, Shadow Ridge: Brenna homered, doubled and drove in three in Shadow Ridge’s 8-0 victory against Sunnyslope on Tuesday.
Zachary Chelini, Valley Vista: Chelini pitched a six-hit shutout in Tuesday’s 3-0 win over Verrado, striking out 12 and walking one. In Friday’s 10-7 loss to Canyon View, he had a triple and four RBIs.
Albert Dominguez, Nogales: Dominguez pitched a no-hitter with 11 strikeouts (one walk) in Nogales’ 1-0 win over Desert View on Thursday.
Seanan Farney, Millennium: Farney struck out 13 as part of a five-inning no-hitter Tuesday as Millennium beat Agua Fria 14-0. At the plate, he went 3 for 5 with two RBIs and three runs. Three nights later, he helped Millennium defeat Lake Havasu 11-1 with a home run and two RBIs.
Kolby Felix, Liberty: Felix went 3 for 3 with two home runs and five RBIs in Liberty’s 10-0 win over Chaparral on Tuesday.
Toby Haarer, Desert Mountain: In Desert Mountain’s 10-9 win over Arcadia on Tuesday, Haarer homered and drove in three. He had two hits, two runs and an RBI in a 7-1 victory against Arcadia three nights later.
Brandon Koble, Red Mountain: Koble pitched a one-hitter Friday (six strikeouts, zero walks) as Red Mountain beat Westwood 10-0.
Braeden Mondeau, Cienega: Mondeau homered, walked twice, stole a base and scored two runs in Cienega’s 8-5 win over Campo Verde on Friday.
Talon Pryke, Willow Canyon: Pryke homered, doubled, scored three runs and had five RBIs in Willow Canyon’s 18-0 rout of North Canyon on Tuesday.
Mason Saint Hilarie, Ironwood Ridge: Saint Hilarie had three hits, including a home run, in Ironwood Ridge’s 11-9 win over Marana on Tuesday.
Jared Schulte, Willow Canyon: Schulte homered, singled, scored three runs and had four RBIs in Willow Canyon’s 18-0 rout of North Canyon on Tuesday.
Mason Ulm, Gilbert: In Gilbert’s 11-6 win over Westwood on Monday, Ulm homered, singled twice, drove in four runs and scored three.
Tommy Urbina, Tolleson Union: Urbina hurled a one-hitter with eight strikeouts Wednesday, pitching Tolleson Union to a 13-0 win over Sierra Linda. He also drove in two runs. He tripled and scored twice in a 17-0 rout of La Joya Community two nights later.
Ben Watson, Highland: Watson had five RBIs in Highland’s 10-4 win over Shadow Ridge on Wednesday.