Fruitland boys basketball C Nolan Bower voted the WaFd Bank Idaho High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Fruitland boys basketball center Nolan Bower for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Idaho High School Athlete of the Week for Dec. 20-26!

The senior put up 20 points for the Fruitland Grizzlies in their 70-53 win over Buhl.

Bower received 34.07% of the vote, beating out Coeur d’Alene’s Alyssa Randles who finished second with 23.89%. Kimberly’s Reece Garey finished third with 19.8% and Butte County’s Kiya McAffee finished fourth with 14.01%

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Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of Dec. 20-26:

Liam Campbell, Owyhee Boys Basketball: Campbell dropped a game-high 32 points, along with eight rebounds, but it wasn’t quite enough as the Storm fell 80-76 to Eagle in four overtimes.

Cameron Cope, Coeur d’Alene Boys Basketball: Cope hit 12 of 14 free throws for 26 points in a 62-47 victory against Shadle Park (WA).

Reece Garey, Kimberly Girls Basketball: Garey finished with a game-high 16 points in a 45-41 win over Homedale.

Jadon Johnson, Valley Boys Basketball: Johnson drained six three-pointers on his way to 25 points in a 64-47 win over Glenns Ferry.

Donovan Jones, Eagle Boys Basketball: Jones tallied 28 points, 12 rebounds, five assists and three steals as the Mustangs knocked off the previously unbeaten Storm 80-76 in four overtimes.

Lilly Mallory, Declo Girls Basketball: Mallory chalked up 22 points, including four three-points, in a 62-55 win over Gooding.

Jordyn McCormack-Marks, Lapwai Girls Basketball: McCormack-Marks put up a triple-double of 12 points, 11 steals and 10 rebounds in an 80-14 shellacking of Genesee.

Kiya McAffee, Butte County Girls Basketball: McAfee totaled half of her opponents’ points with 14 in a 64-28 blowout win over Carey.

Tyler Medaris, Middleton Boys Basketball: Medaris recorded a double-double of 20 points and 10 boards with three assists in a 61-57 win over 5A Boise.

Alyssa Randles, Coeur d’Alene Girls Wrestling: Randles earned All-American honors by pinning three of her four opponents to win the 126-pound bracket at the Reno Tournament of Champions in Nevada.

Capri Sims, Post Falls Girls Basketball: Sims bagged a double-double of 17 rebounds and 13 points in a 52-49 loss to Huntsville (ALA.) in the finals of the Ruby Bracket in the Tarkanian Classic in Las Vegas.

Madison Symons, Coeur d’Alene Girls Basketball: Symons broke the single-game scoring record that stood for more than 30 years with 38 points in a 64-55 win over Eisenhower (WA).

Braden Volkers, Melba Boys Basketball: Volkers missed just one shot on his way to going 9 of 10 from the field for 23 points in a 66-38 rout over Homedale.

Barrett Wilson, Madison Boys Basketball: Wilson notched 21 points to help the Bobcats hold off perennial Utah power Sky View 67-65.

Kase Wynott, Lapwai Boys Basketball: Wynott racked up 26 points in an 81-60 win over North Central (WA).

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