Vote now: Who should be the WaFd Bank Idaho High School Boys Basketball Player of the Week?

Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank Idaho High School Boys Basketball Player of the Week for Feb. 22-28 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 or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveid.


Brady Power, Dietrich: The quarterback of the state-winning football team showed up huge in the district round in basketball, pouring in a tournament-best 38 points in a win over Richfield.

Jonathan Camarillo, Hansen: The talented center came up big with 35 points, including four 3-pointers, and 14 rebounds in a season-ending loss to Carey. He scored 23 of his points in the second half, writes the Idaho Mountain Express.

Thatcher McLinn, Council: The sharp-shooter was deadly from deep, connecting on 10 3-pointers to account for all of his game-high 30 points in a district-round loss to Richfield, writes the Twin Falls Times-News.

Jalen Skalsky, Lakeland: The guard exploded for a game-high 26 points, including a pair of 3-pointers, as the school defeated Moscow for a 4A district title, writes the Lewiston Tribune.

Dawson Durham, Genesee: Scored a game-high 26 points in a district-round loss to Prairie, writes the Lewiston Tribune.

Carsn Perkes, Richfield: He led a balanced attack with a double-double – 26 points and 15 rebounds – in a district-round victory over Council, and 24 points in a district-round loss to Dietrich, writes the Twin Falls Times-News.

Jaylen Alexander, Columbia: Twice, he came up big at the end of regulation and the first overtime with big shots, but his game-high 24 points were not enough to overcome Vallivue in a district-round game, writes the Idaho Press.

Blake Thurston, Cascade: The senior guard led his team with 24 points, including a 12-of-15 showing at the free throw line, but the Ramblers lost to Council in a district-round game.

Cole Schlader, Prairie: The spark behind the Pirates’ big fourth-quarter comeback, he scored 23 points in a district loser-out game over Genesee, writes the Lewiston Tribune.

McKay Anderson, Meridian: The senior guard scored a game-high 22 points, sparking the No. 2 Warriros’ third-quarter run with eight points, including a four-point play, to stun No. 1 Rocky Mountain for the 5A District III title, writes the Idaho Press.

Jacob Martinez, Vallivue: The guard scored nine of his team-high 22 points in the second overtime period, all on free throws as the Falcons tripped up Columbia in a district-round game, writes the Idaho Press.

Lloyer Driggs, Thunder Ridge: The guard had a game-high 22 points, but the Titans lost to Madison in a district-round game, writes the Post Register.

Connor Gardner, Liberty Charter: He was the game’s big contributor in a low-scoring game – 22 of his team’s 38 points – as the Patriots beat Murtaugh in a district-round game.

Dallin Parke, Carey: The senior scored 21 points with a pair of 3-pointers and four assists in a district-round win over Camas County, and 20 points and six assists in a state-clinching victory over Richfield, writes the Idaho Mountain Express.

Tyler Medaris, Middleton: The junior forward led his team with 16 points, and sparked a big third quarter with seven consecutive points as the Vikings defeated Bishop Kelly to win the 4A District III crown, writes the Idaho Press.

Michael Mitchell, Kuna: The Kaveman’s senior became the 30th wrestler in state history to win four consecutive IHSAA when he edged Meridian’s Nathan Gregory in overtime, 8-6, to win the 5A title at 132 pounds, writes the Idaho Press.

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