Highland’s Jaxon Christensen voted the WaFd Bank Idaho High School Baseball Player of the Week

Congratulations to Highland senior Jaxon Christensen for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Idaho High School Baseball Player of the Week for March 8-14!

Christensen pitched four no-hit innings to lead Highland to a 9-1 win over Pocatello.

Christensen received 37.4% of the vote, beating out Sugar-Salem’s Kyzon Garner who finished second with 31.61%. Post Falls’ CD Sharples finished third with 19.76% and Century’s Caden McCurdy finished fourth with 6.22%.

We are currently accepting WaFd Bank Player of the Week nominations. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email regan@scorebooklive.com or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveid.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of March 8-14:

Kyzon Garner, Sugar-Salem: Garner pitched three scoreless innings and went 2-for-5 with five RBI in Sugar-Salem’s 12-2 win over Challis.

Jaxon Grimmett, Blackfoot: Grimmett pitched two scoreless innings and went 2-for-4 with two RBI to lead Blackfoot to a 9-8 win over Thunder Ridge.

Caden McCurdy, Century: McCurdy picked up a win on the mound and belted a triple at the plate in Century’s doubleheader split with Burley.

Cole Rosas, Canyon Ridge: Rosas had two triples and a double in a doubleheader sweep of Pocatello.

Caden Sampsel, CDA: Sampsel went 4-for-4 with an RBI in Coeur d’Alene’s 8-7 loss to Post Falls.

Josh Smith, American Falls: Smith homered and picked up the win on the mound in American Falls’ 21-6 win over Soda Springs

CD Sharples, Post Falls: Sharples was sharp on the mound, striking out six in 4 ⅔ innings, and even better with the bat, going 3-for-4 with the game-winning RBI in Post Falls’ 8-7 win over CDA.

Max Thielbahr, Sandpoint: Thielbahr went 2 for 4 with three RBI – all three coming on a bases-clearing double – to lift Sandpoint to a 9-8 win over Lake City.

Ayson Webb, Thunder Ridge: Webb went 2-for-4 with three RBI in a 9-8 loss to Blackfoot.

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