Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank Idaho High School Softball Player of the Week for March 8-14 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 email@example.com or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveid.
THIS WEEK’S WAFD BANK SOFTBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK NOMINEES:
Taryn Barney, Lewiston: Barney went 7-for-7 with seven RBI in Lewiston’s doubleheader sweep of Timberlake.
Riley Dorius, Malad: Dorius picked up the win on the mound and added a double at the plate in Malad’s 14-4 win over Marsh Valley.
Aramy Glaser, Century: Glaser struck out 14 in a complete-game victory, and added two hits at the plate in Century’s 8-5 win over Marsh Valley.
Emma Howard, Timberlake: Howard hit three home runs to lead Timberlake to a doubleheader sweep of Orofino.
Marissa Mauger, Highland: Maugher picked up the win on the mound – allowing just three hits in a complete game – and hit a home run at the plate in a 9-2 win over Canyon Ridge.
Megan Meracle, Borah: Meracle struck out 20 and allowed just one hit in an 8-1 win over Vallivue.
Staci Mitchell, St. Maries: Mitchell went 4-for-4 with a home run, two doubles, three RBI and two runs scored in St. Maries’ 19-0 win over Bonners Ferry.
Phoebe Schultze, Lake City: Schultze threw a no-hitter, striking out 14, and added two hits and four RBI at the plate in an 18-0 win over Sandpoint.
Madi Vansickle, Highland: Vansickle threw three scoreless innings and went 4-for-5 at the plate with four RBI to lead Highland to an 8-0 win over Canyon Ridge.
Taci Watkins, St. Maries: Watkins threw a complete-game one-hitter, striking out 14, in a 19-0 win over Bonner’s Ferry.