Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank Idaho High School Boys Basketball Player of the Week for Feb. 1-7 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting will conclude on Sunday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Monday. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveid.
THIS WEEK’S WAFD BANK PLAYER OF THE WEEK NOMINEES:
Blake Thurston, Cascade: Matched his season-high output with a game-high 41 points, including four 3-pointers, in a win over Council.
Joe Mpoyo, Meridian: The guard poured in a season-high 32 points and fie rebounds in a victory over Boise, the Idaho Press writes.
Hudson Hughes, Ambrose: Totaled a game-high 21 points in a victory over Melba, the Idaho Press writes.
Blake Munk, Rocky Mountain: Scored the game-winning bucket with 1.1 seconds to go as the Grizzlies topped No. 1 Meridian. He finished with a game-high 21 points, the Idaho Press writes.
Taden King, Madison: Scored 18 points in a comfortable win over Skyline, reports The Post Register of Idaho Falls.
Carson Johnson, Bonneville: Scored 26 points in a double-overtime win over Idaho Falls, reports The Post Register of Idaho Falls.
Cooper Kesler, Hillcrest: Scored 27 points in a win over Idaho Falls, according to The Post Register of Idaho Falls.
Wyatt Warner, Mackay: Scored 31 points in a big win over Sho-Ban, according to The Post Register of Idaho Falls.
Lloyer Driggs, Thunder Ridge: Scored 25 points in an overtime win against Madison, according to The Post Register of Idaho Falls.
Crew Clark, Sugar-Salem: Scored 19 points in a double-digit win over South Fremont, per The Post Register of Idaho Falls.
Kolton Mitchell, Lake City: Scored 20 points, including 5 of 6 shooting from 3-point range in a win over Lakelake, The Coeur d’Alene Press reports. He scored 15 points in the first quarter.
Alex Horning, Post Falls: Scored 22 points in a win over Sandpoint, The Coeur d’Alene Press reports.
Darren “Day Day” Higgins, Lakeside: Scored 28 points in a win over Timberlake, The Coeur d’Alene Press reports.
Cameron Cope, Coeur d’Alene: Scored 21 points and hauled in six boards in a win over Sandpoint, reports The Coeur d’Alene Press.
Dallin Criddle, Liberty Charter: Scored 15 points and grabbed 11 board in a win over Idaho City, reports The Idaho Press.
Gatlin Bair, Kimberly: Scored 18 points — more than half of his team’s offensive output — in a loss to Sugar-Salem, reports The Post Register of Idaho Falls.