The junior led the Knights to a 2-1 week averaging 22 points, nine rebounds, two assists, and two steals per game on very efficient marks of 62.5% shooting and 72.9% TS.
Roman received 49.53% of the vote, beating out Corcoran‘s Aaliyah Thompson who finished second with 47.69%. San Ramon Valley’s Natalie Pasco finished third with 2.27% and Miramonte’s Jordan Allred finished fourth with 0.18%.
Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of May 17-23:
Jazmine Soto, Strathmore girls basketball: Tulare County’s all-time leading scorer led the Spartans to a 3-1 week averaging 30 points, seven rebounds, and three assists per game.
Aaliyah Thompson, Corcoran girls basketball: In two wins last week, Thompson averaged 26 points, 11.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 1.5 steals, and 2.5 blocks per game on a whopping 75.7% from the field.
Kristen Sobrepena, Sacramento Adventist girls basketball: Sobrepena led the Capitals to a 2-0 week averaging 28 points, seven rebounds, 2.5 assists, and 6.5 steals per game.
Jael Butler, Valley Christian girls basketball: Butler led the Warriors to a pair of blowout wins against Presentation averaging 20 PPG and 14 RPG on 56% shooting.
Jordan Allred, Miramonte girls basketball: Allred led Miramonte to a 2-1 week averaging 22.7 points, 5.3 rebounds, 5.3 assists, and four steals per game on 54.3% EFG.
Melesungu Afeaki, Capuchino girls basketball: Afeaki averaged 17.5 points, 11.5 rebounds, four assists, two steals, and 4.5 blocks per game as the Mustangs went 2-0.
Talia Medalle, Dixon girls basketball: In two wins last week, Medalle averaged 18 points, five rebounds, seven assists, and four assists per game on 54% shooting (61.5% EFG).
Natalie Pasco, San Ramon Valley girls basketball: Led San Ramon Valley to a 3-0 week with 30.7 points, 11.3 rebounds per game.
Aaron Gomez, Pleasant Valley boys basketball: In two wins, Gomez averaged 17 points, 9.5 rebounds, and five assists per game on 55.6% shooting.
Tyler Dutto, Miramonte boys basketball: Dutto led the Matadors to a 3-0 week with a line of 19.7 points, 4.7 rebounds, 1.7 assists, and two steals per game on 57.5% FG and 67.5% EFG.
Aaron Bliss, Ponderosa boys basketball: In a 2-1 week for the Bruins, Bliss averaged 17.7 points, 12.7 rebounds, 5.7 blocks per game on 55% shooting.
Chloe Cummings, Saint Francis (Mountain View) softball: In two games last week, big wins against Archbishop Mitty and Valley Christian, Cummings pitched four scoreless innings and went 2-3 with a triple.
Ryan Maddox, Clovis North softball: Maddox pitched complete games and got the win in both the Broncos’ games last week, throwing a shutout (seven innings) against Clovis West and nine innings with four runs allowed against Clovis East. To top it off, she went 5-5 in the latter game with a double, a triple, and three runs scored.
Brooke Thompson, Rocklin softball: In 10 innings in the circle across two games last week, Thompson got two wins, allowed only three runs, and struck out 20. She also went 6-9 in three games at bat with a double, a home run, two runs scored, and four RBIs.
Ella Jolley, Sutter softball: Jolley led Sutter to a 2-0 win going a perfect 7-7 with two triples and a double, a walk, four RBIs, and five runs.
Jaylee Ojo, Sheldon softball: In two games, both blowout wins, Ojo went 4-5 with a walk, scored all five times she reached base, hit a double and a homer, and drove in four runs. She also threw a complete game shutout (five innings) with 12 strikeouts in one of the games.
D’Auna Johnson, Sheldon softball: Johnson also went off at bat for the Huskies, going 6-7 with three doubles and six RBIs. She too scored all six times she reached base.
Jarren Advincula, Archbishop Mitty baseball: Advincula went off in a three-game sweep of Saint Francis (Mountain View) going 9-11 with two walks, three RBIs, and four runs scored.
Andres Galan, Franklin (Elk Grove) baseball: Galan pitched a complete-game shutout (seven innings) and went 2-3 in a win against Elk Grove. He finished the three-game series, which Franklin took 2-1, hitting 5-10 with three runs scored.