Congratulations to Sequoyah boys basketball power forward Fisher Mitchell for being voted SBLive’s Georgia High School Athlete of the Week for Dec. 13-19!
Mitchell received 51.49% of this week’s vote, beating out Baldwin’s Christian Burnett, who finished with 32.44%. West Forsyth’s Cayla Cowart finished third with 15.22% and Fayette County’s Kaleb Banks finished fourth with 0.23%. There were over 16,000 votes tallied this week!
Here are the other athletes who were nominated for Dec. 13-19:
Thomas Allard, North Gwinnett boys basketball
Allard had one of the top performances so far this season with 43 points including 13 3-pointers in a 91-60 win vs. Cedar Shoals.
Kaleb Banks, Fayette County boys basketball
The Indiana commit has been averaging 33 points and 13 rebounds in his last four games and dropped 32 points and seven boards in a win over Luella.
Sydney Bowles, Woodward Academy girls basketball
Bowles was in the zone against Galloway, scoring 38 points, grabbing nine boards and dishing six assists.
Brooks Butler, Thomas County Central swimming
Butler had the fastest competition time in the 50 free at 0:22.18, which is also the fastest so far this season.
Kamyrn Callahan, Cartersville boys basketball
Callahan scored 20 points and showed off his range in a win over Dalton.
Cayla Cowart, West Forsyth girls basketball
Cowart scored 34 points and made five 3s in a blowout win against Walton.
Kanija Daniel, Carrollton girls basketball
Daniel dropped a near-quadruple-double with 13 points, 10 rebounds, 10 steals and eight assists.
RJ Godfrey, North Gwinnett boys basketball
The Clemson commit did it all with 23 points, 10 boards and 10 assists, capturing a triple-double in the Bulldogs’ 91-60 win over Cedar Shoals.
Trajen Greco, Mill Creek boys basketball
Greco scored a game-high 28 points helping the Hawks defeat Cherokee in overtime.
Jelani Hamilton, Cumberland Christian Academy boys basketball
Hamilton stuffed the stat sheet in a win vs. Marietta with 20 points, 10 boards, three 3-pointers and four blocks.
Crystal Henderson, Kell girls basketball
Henderson was a major factor in Kell’s blowout win over Lassiter. She had 24 points, five rebounds, five assists and three 3-pointers.
Tayden Owens, Cherokee boys basketball
Owens dropped 31 points and seven 3s in a win over Providence.
Madden Sanker, South Paulding wrestling
The reigning state champ went 4-0 on the weekend, increasing his season record to 7-0.
Lazaria Spearman, Dacula girls basketball
Spearman had 28 points, seven rebounds and three blocks in a win over South Gwinnett and is now Dacula’s all-time leading scorer and rebounder.
Jeremiah Taylor, South Paulding boys basketball
Taylor stuffed the stat sheet with 34 points, 10 boards, two assists and one block in a blowout victory against Douglas County.
Sebastian Tidor, East Paulding boys basketball
Tidor had a monster performance against Carrollton with 40 points, 17 rebounds and six blocks.
Bryson Tiller, Pace Academy boys basketball
Tiller was impactful on defense and on the boards with 14 rebounds and five blocks, while also adding 12 points.
Tahj Vines, Aquinas boys basketball
Vines put his team on his back with 35 points as Aquinas squeaked by Hephzibah.
Kami Young, Pebblebrook boys basketball
Young scored 22 points, leading all scorers, and helped secure a win over Oakridge (Orlando).
Christian Burnett, Baldwin boys basketball
Burnett had 17 points and 5 rebounds for Baldwin in their 60-50 win against Jones County, including 4 3-pointers.