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).