West Salem SG/SF Lizzy Bennett voted the WaFd Bank Oregon High School Girls Basketball Player of the Week

Congratulations to West Salem shooting guard/small forward Lizzy Bennett for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Oregon High School Girls Basketball Player of the Week for Dec. 27-Jan. 2!

In three games at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic, the junior had a total of 67 points, 20 rebounds, six steals and six assists for the Titans.

Bennett received 42.51% of the vote, beating out South Salem’s Maddie Dustin, who finished second with 26.4%. Lakeridge’s Keelie O’Hollaren finished third with 13.9% and Clackamas’ Avery Peterson finished fourth with 5.79%. There were over 48,000 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 athleteoftheweek@scorebooklive.com or message us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveor.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of Dec. 27-Jan. 2:

Brooke Anderson, Grants Pass

Anderson, a sophomore point guard, is scoring at an average of 20 points per game, and she’s helped the Lady Cavers get off to a 5-2 start to the season. 

Sofia Bell, St. Mary’s Academy 

The junior turned in a double-double, with 15 points and 11 rebounds, for the Blues in their 60-51 loss to Mountainside at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. Bell also had five assists, a steal and a blocked shot in the contest. 

Zoe Borter, Beaverton

The junior had a big game for the Beavers in their 50-44 win over previously unbeaten Clackamas in the final game of the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. In the victory, Borter scored a game-high 20 points on 5-for-9 shooting. She also pulled down five rebounds.

Julia Calvin, Lincoln

Calvin, a senior wing, averaged 22.5 points, 7.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game in helping lead the Cardinals to a 2-0 record at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. 

Mahogany Chandler-Roberts, Benson

In her two games for the Techsters at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic, the sophomore forward had a total of 47 points, 19 rebounds, eight steals, five blocked shots and two assists. 

Audrey Counts, Wilsonville

The freshman guard scored a game-high 16 points to help the Wildcats get a 47-44 win over Skyview, Wash., at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. With that victory, Wilsonville wrapped up a 3-0 performance at the tournament. 

Jazzy Davidson, Clackamas

The freshman guard/forward had a strong overall game for the Cavaliers, with 16 points on 6-for-8 shooting, nine rebounds, four assists and two steals in a 52-44 win over Benson at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. Davidson also scored 25 points in a win over Mountainside.

Maddie Dustin, South Salem

The sophomore guard had a strong overall performance for the Saxons in their 58-38 nonleague win over Franklin. In the victory, Dustin scored 19 points to go along with six rebounds, four assists and three steals.

Maurianna Hashemian-Orr, Benson

The sophomore guard had a strong overall game for the shorthanded Techsters in a 48-43 loss to Barlow at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. Hashemian-Orr scored 14 points, with three 3-pointers, while also having six rebounds and two steals. 

Annie Koenig, Barlow

The junior wing helped the Bruins get a 48-43 win over Benson, wrapping up a 3-0 performance at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. In the victory, Koenig shot at a 4-for-6 clip from 3-point range, on her way to scoring a team-high 14 points. She also had five rebounds, two assists and two steals.

Abrianna Lawrence, Jefferson

The freshman had 19 points, five rebounds, four assists and four steals for the Democrats in their 55-47 win over West Salem at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. Lawrence also scored 18 points in a tournament loss to Lakeridge. 

Allie Mead, Canby

The junior point guard had a strong overall performance for the Cougars in their 51-26 win over Century at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. In the victory, Mead scored 12 points, while also having six assists and six steals. 

Keelie O’Hollaren, Lakeridge

The junior wing poured in 20 points while also having five rebounds and two assists for the Pacers in their 46-43 win over Sheldon at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. O’Hollaren also scored 17 points in a tournament win over Jefferson, and she had 20 points in a loss to Jesuit.

Avery Peterson, Clackamas

The freshman guard scored 13 points, on 4-of-6 shooting, for the Cavaliers in a 52-44 win over Benson at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. Peterson also tallied a team-high 17 points in a 50-44 tournament loss to Beaverton.

Caileigh Raines, North Medford

The freshman wing had a big game for the Black Tornado in a 50-48 loss to Yamhill-Carlton in the consolation final of the Crusader Classic. In the contest, Raines had a double-double, with 22 points and 13 rebounds. She also had six steals and four assists. 

Charlotte Richman, Wells

The senior sank five 3-point baskets on her way to scoring a game-high 17 points for the Guardians in their 49-27 win over Oregon City at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic.

Paityn Rhode, Sheldon

The senior guard had a double-double for the Irish, scoring 14 points while pulling down 10 rebounds, in a 46-43 loss to Lakeridge at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic.

Ava Sellers, Gervais

The junior wing helped lead the Cougars to a 54-51 win over Country Christian in the Green Bracket championship game of the Crusader Classic, held Saturday at Salem Academy. Sellers scored a game-high 14 points in the victory.

Margaret Shively, Hillsboro

The senior guard had a huge game for the Spartans in their 46-33 nonleague win over rival Glencoe. In the victory, Shively scored a game-high 23 points, while also having nine steals and seven assists. 

Kennedie Shuler, Barlow

The junior guard stepped up big for the Bruins at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. In a 53-46 win over previously unbeaten Beaverton, Shuler had 16 points, nine rebounds and three steals. In a 48-43 win over Benson, Shuler had 13 points, nine rebounds and four assists.

Emma Sixta, Jesuit

The junior guard helped lead the Crusaders to a 3-0 mark at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. Sixta, an all-tournament pick, averaged 20 points per game at the event, including a 24-point outburst in a 43-36 win over Sherwood. 

Brynn Smith, Willamette

The freshman guard scored a team-high 13 points in helping the Wolverines get a 43-42 win over West Albany in the championship game of the Spartan Holiday Classic. Smith also scored 20 points in a tournament win over host school Corvallis.

Lainey Spear, Beaverton

The junior shined for the Beavers at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. In her three games at the tournament, Spear scored a total of 50 points, while also pulling down 33 rebounds. She had 22 points and 16 rebounds in a 64-26 tournament win over Jefferson. 

Lindsey Wilson, Mountainside

The senior post had two big games for the Mavericks at the Pacific Office Automation Holiday Classic. Against St. Mary’s Academy, Wilson scored 30 points, on 11-for-15 shooting, while also grabbing 12 rebounds. Against Oregon City, Wilson had 21 points, 14 rebounds, three assists and three steals.

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