Blackfoot’s Kymber Wieland voted the WaFd Bank Idaho High School Softball Player of the Week

Congratulations to Blackfoot sophomore Kymber Wieland for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Idaho High School Softball Player of the Week for April 26-May 2!

The sophomore led Blackfoot to a doubleheader sweep of Preston with her arm and bat. She pitched a five-inning complete game in the opener, striking out 10, then drove in three runs in the nightcap.

Weiland received 46.42% of the vote, beating out Marsh Valley’s Libbie Larsen, who finished with 42.1%. South Fremont’s Brynn Hammond finished third with 6.78% and Highland’s Marissa Mauger was fourth with 4.18%. There were over 60,000 votes tallied this week! 

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

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of April 26-May 2:

Olivia Crapo, Sugar-Salem: Crapo went 3-for-3 with two RBIs to lead Sugar-Salem to a 16-1 win over Teton.

Brynn Hammond, South Fremont: Hammond went 3-for-4 with three RBIs to help lead South Fremont to a 22-12 win over Sugar-Salem.

Hailey Humpherys, Bear Lake: Humpherys threw a five-inning no-hitter and went 3-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs to lead Bear Lake to an 11-0 win over Soda Springs.

Libbie Larsen, Marsh Valley: Larsen threw a five-inning one-hitter with eight strikeouts to lift Marsh Valley to a 12-0 win over American Falls. She also added a double at the plate.

Marissa Mauger, Highland: Mauger crushed two home runs – a three-run shot and a two-run blast – to lift Highland to a 7-3 win over Rigby.

Kailann Scoresby, Thunder Ridge: Scoresby pitched a complete-game three-hitter, allowing just one run and striking out 10 to lift Thunder Ridge to a 7-1 win over Idaho Falls.

Bryn Weeks, Madison: Weeks went 4-for-4 with four RBIs to lead Madison to an 18-2 win over Skyline.

Taci Watkins, St. Maries: Watkins threw a one-hitter in the opener and went 7-for-9 at the plate over both games to lead St. Maries to a doubleheader sweep of Grangeville.

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