Vote now: Who should be SBLive’s Georgia high school athlete of the week?

Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Georgia high school athlete of the week for Aug. 23-28. Read through the nominees and cast your vote. Voting will conclude Sunday at 11:59 p.m. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, email swanson@scorebooklive.com or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @SBLiveGA.

Simeon Askew, Houston RB: Askew rushed for 244 yards and two touchdowns in a 27-24 win over Crisp. 

Sammy Brown, Jefferson RB/LB: Brown scored an 80-yard rushing touchdown on Jefferson’s first offensive snap and ran in another score on the team’s second offensive drive.

Abby DeLoach, Brookwood volleyball: DeLoach had nine aces, eight kills and eight digs as Brookwood swept Mountain View 3-0.

Evan Dickens, Blessed Trinity ATH: Dickens scored on both offense and defense as he returned an interception 40 yards for a touchdown and broke free for an 80-yard rushing touchdown in a 28-13 loss to Marist. 

Holden Geriner, Benedictine QB: Geriner was 25-of-38 passing for 221 yards and three touchdowns in a 42-27 loss to Christopher Columbus (FL). 

Kadyn Hampton, Pickens RB: Hampton rushed for three touchdowns in a 37-8 win over Commerce. 

Ryley Kutter, Wesleyan RHP: Kutter accounted for six strikeouts and was 2-for-3 with a double and three RBIs in a 15-0 win over Providence Christian.

Thalia Martin, Brookwood 3B: When the pressure was on, Martin delivered, as she hit the go-ahead home run to cap off Brookwood’s 7-6 comeback victory over rival Parkview. Martin was 2-for-3 on the day. 

Marisa Miller, North Gwinnett C: Miller reached the 100-RBI mark for her career in a 13-1 win over Collins Hill. 

Charlie Pace, Colquitt RB: Pace had 20 carries for 163 rushing yards, a rushing touchdown and one receiving touchdown in a 31-24 loss to Westlake. 

Bryce Parrish, Houston LB: Parrish recorded 8.5 tackles and forced a fumble in the Bears’ 27-24 win over Crisp. 

Jakorrian Paulk, Fitzgerald RB: Paulk tossed the ball behind his head to Drew Moore and converted a two-point conversion in an 18-15 win over Irwin County, the previous No. 1 team in Class A Public. 

Jake Pope, Buford S: Pope sealed Buford’s 16-3 win over Clarke Central with a 59-yard pick-six on the game’s final play. 

Malachi Singleton, North Cobb QB: Singleton rushed for 217 yards and five touchdowns as North Cobb knocked off Milton. 

Jordan Williams, Denmark OF: Williams recorded the first cycle (single, double, triple, homer, plus another double) in the history of Denmark softball in Game 2 of a doubleheader sweep vs. Forsyth Central.

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