Aptos boys basketball G Cameron Saldaña voted SBLive’s Northern California High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Aptos boys basketball guard Cameron Saldaña for being voted SBLive’s Northern California High School Athlete of the Week for Dec. 13-19!

In two wins last week against Salinas and Carmel, the senior averaged 22 points, five rebounds, and three steals per game.

Saldaña received 55.26% of the vote, beating out Moreau Catholic’s Matthew Villanueva who finished second with 33.68%. Cupertino’s Shaunak Ayalasomayajula finished third with 5.73% and Sutter’s Amrin Mann finished fourth with 2.61%

We are currently accepting Northern California Athlete of the Week nominations. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email athleteoftheweek@scorebooklive.com or message us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveca. 

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of Dec. 13-19:

Sydney Stewart, Saint Francis (Mountain View) C:

Stewart led the Lancers to a 68-40 win over San Benito with 19 points on 8-10 shooting and 12 rebounds.

Morgan Cheli, Archbishop Mitty G:

In a 75-15 rout of Homestead, Cheli outscored the opposition with 20 points.

Anyae Rosemon, The Academy (San Francisco) G:

Rosemon averaged 17 points, nine rebounds, three assists, and seven steals per game in two wins last week. Alex Gonzalez also had a huge week for the Wolves.

Abigail Shoff, Enterprise F:

Shoff averaged 25 points, 11 rebounds, and three steals per game last week in two wins.

Kennedy Lain, Central Valley G:

Lain led the Falcons to a 2-0 week averaging 16.5 PPG on 48% shooting and 64% EFG, plus four rebounds, seven assists, and three steals per game.

Jocelyn Medina, Pierce G:

Medina continued her surreal season (40.2 PPG) with 121 points in three wins last week.

Giselle Rodriguez, Fall River F:

In a pair of wins last week, Rodriguez scored 38 points on 18-29 shooting and totaled 10 assists and 14 steals.

Katie Leeth, Lincoln (Lincoln) G:

Leeth averaged 22 PPG on over 55% shooting in three games last week. She also averaged seven RPG, 3.3 APG, and 2.7 SPG.

Leo Trujillo, Williams F:

Trujillo averaged 24.8 PPG in four wins last week.

Hudson Edwards, Foothill (Palo Cedro) G:

Edwards averaged 17 points, five rebounds, 1.8 assists, and 1.5 steals per game in four games.

Tristan Tibbets, Modoc G:

In three games last week, all wins, Tibbets averaged 23 points, seven rebounds, and two steals per game.

Connor Bonesio, Hamilton F:

Bonesio led the Braves to a 4-0 week averaging 13 points, 10.8 rebounds, five steals, and 3.8 blocks per game.

Amrin Mann, Sutter G:

Mann scored 25 points to lead Sutter over Wheatland 51-50.

Julius Olanrewaju, Coalinga G:

The freshman sensation averaged 29 points, 13.2 rebounds, 4.6 assists, three steals, and three blocks a game last week as the Horned Toads went 5-0.

Cameron Saldaña, Aptos G:

In two wins last week, Saldoña averaged 22 points, five rebounds, and three steals per game.

Jalen Brown, Everett Alvarez G:

Brown averaged 18.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 3.5 steals per game in two wins.

Ryan Beasley, Dougherty Valley G:

Beasley dropped 34 points, 12 rebounds, three assists, and four steals in the Wildcats’ lone game last week, a 64-48 win over San Leandro.

Tyler Pacheco, San Benito G:

Pacheco averaged 16.5 points, six rebounds, and two steals per game in a pair of wins last week.

Collin Mantle, Leigh G:

Mantle led the Longhorns to a 2-0 week with 18 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 4.5 APG, and 2.5 SPG.

Shaunak Ayalasomayajula, Cupertino F:

In two wins last week, Ayalasomayajula posted a total of 36 points on 12-18 shooting.

Randy Wheadon, Crystal Springs Uplands G:

Wheadon dropped 27 points on 8-12 shooting (5-7 3FG) in a 61-58 victory against Design Tech.

Jeremiah Dargan, Clayton Valley Charter G:

Dargan averaged 17 PPG on a whopping 70% EFG in three games last week, plus 8.3 RPG, 2.3 APG, 1.7 SPG, and 1.7 BPG.

Jackson Corley, Vintage G:

In the Crushers’ only game last week, Corley led them to a 63-42 win over Antioch with 25 points (10-19 shooting, 5-9 from three), six rebounds, four assists, and five steals.

Matthew Villanueva, Moreau Catholic G:

Villanueva led the Mariners to a 2-0 week with totals of 42 points on 16-23 shooting (5-9 from three), seven rebounds, six assists, and 12 steals. Trey Knight also had a great week for Moreau.

Ollie Miller, Berkeley G:

In Berkeley’s only game last week, Miller dropped 31 points in a 30-point win over Windsor.

Matt Hoffman, Rio Americano G:

Hoffman scored 21 points in a close win over Jesuit in Rio’s only game last week.

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