Canyon QB Christian Lundsberg voted SBLive’s Southern California High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Canyon quarterback Christian Lundsberg for being voted SBLive’s Southern California High School Athlete of the Week for Oct. 25-31!

The junior passed for 254 yards and five touchdowns against Esparanza on Friday.

Lundsberg received 43.94% of the vote, beating out Walnut RB Ruben Rivera who finished second with 36.21%. Trabuco Hills RB Drew Barrett finished third with 8.33% and Vista Murrieta RB Gavin Galzote finished fourth with 6.43%. There were over 125,000 votes tallied this week!

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Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of Oct. 25-31:

Kelly Belardi, Marymount girls volleyball: Belardi had 32 assists and 8 digs in Marymount’s CIF-SS Division 1 quarterfinal win over Harvard-Westlake.

Dani Thomas-Nathan, La Salle girls volleyball: Thomas-Nathan had 29 kills and 9 digs in La Salle’s five-set loss to Aliso Niguel in the CIF-SS Division 2 semifinals.

Maia Nieman, El Toro girls volleyball: Nieman had a team-high 14 kills to help lead El Toro to a 3-1 victory over Mission Viejo in the Division 3 CIF-SS girls volleyball semifinals.

Isaiah Pressley, St. Augustine RB: Pressley ran for 283 yards and two touchdowns in Friday’s one-point win over La Jolla.

Markus Macon, Palo Verde Valley RB: Macon rushed for 185 yards and four touchdowns against Mountain Empire.

Christian Washington, Helix RB: Washington had 299 total yards and five touchdowns in Friday’s shootout against Granite Hills.

Samuel Cooper IV, Lincoln QB: Cooper passed for 112 yards and two touchdowns, rushed for 205 yards and four touchdowns and even caught a 27-yard touchdown pass in Friday’s win over Coronado.

Matt Moore, Carlsbad WR: Moore had five touches on Friday, finishing with 248 yards and three touchdowns against Vista.

Tiger Bachmeier, Murrieta Valley WR: Bachmeier caught six passes for 111 yards and two touchdowns and also returned two kickoffs for touchdowns in Friday’s win over Chaparral.

Ty Pierson, Arcadia RB: Pierson had 168 total yards and three rushing touchdowns against Crescenta Valley.

Darius Cowens, Pacifica QB: Cowens threw for 525 yards and seven touchdowns against Kennedy on Friday night.

Jeremiah Ingram, Pacifica WR: Ingram caught seven of Cowens passes for 315 yards and four touchdowns against Kennedy.

Gavin Galzote, Vista Murrieta RB: Galzote rushed for 150 yards and three touchdowns on only 12 carries against Murrieta Mesa.

Kobe Boykin, Orange ATH: Boykin had 263 total yards and four touchdowns against Santa Ana on Thursday.

Kian Salehi, Campbell Hall WR/DB: Salehi caught four passes for 102 yards and three touchdowns, rushed for a 23-yard touchdown and had an interception in Friday’s win against Brentwood.

Justyn Martin, Inglewood QB: Martin threw 13 touchdown passes in Friday’s 106-0 win over Morningside.

Niko Mavridis, San Marino QB: Mavridis threw for 383 yards and three touchdowns and also rushed for 105 yards and two touchdowns in Friday’s three-point loss to La Cañada.

Cory Cheung, La Cañada RB: Cheung had 248 all-purpose yards and four rushing touchdowns against San Marino.

Kadin Semonza, Mission Viejo QB: Semonza passed for 283 yards and four touchdowns and also added a rushing touchdown in Friday’s shutout against San Clemente.

Xavier Washington, Rancho Cucamonga QB:Washington threw four touchdown passes and had 357 passing yards in Friday’s one-point overtime win against Damien.

Ruben Rivera, Walnut RB: Rivera had 208 total yards and three touchdowns against Diamond Ranch on Friday.

Emmanuel Barajas, Yucaipa RB: Barajas carried 45 times for 253 yards and four touchdowns in Friday’s 42-14 win over Redlands East Valley.

Ben Emery, Verdugo Hills WR: Emery had five catches for 197 yards and two touchdowns and also returned a punt for a 62-yard touchdown against North Hollywood.

Drew Barrett, Trabuco Hills RB: Barrett carried a heavy workload on Friday, carrying 40 times for 290 yards and two touchdowns against El Toro.

Donovan Harvey, Elsinore RB: Harvey rushed 20 times for 294 yards and three touchdowns against Temescal Canyon.

Max Garrison, St. Francis RB: Garrison had 305 total yards and four rushing touchdowns against Crespi on Friday.

Carlos Hernandez, Monrovia WR/DB: Scored six total touchdowns including four receiving scores and two interception returns in Monrovia’s 56-7 win over South Pasadena.

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