Congratulations to Mansfield volleyball star Ava Roberts for being voted SBLive’s Texas High School Athlete of the Week for Aug. 30-Sep. 5!
The senior tallied 42 kills over two matches. She had 21 in a 3-2 loss to V.R. Eaton and 21 more in a 3-1 win over Timber Creek. She also had 19 digs and six aces over the two matches.
Roberts ran away with this week’s honor, receiving 63.33% of the total vote.
Here are the other athletes who were nominated for Aug. 30-Sep. 5:
Savannah Skopal, Rouse volleyball: Skopal had 50 assists, 14 digs, 3 kills and 2 aces in a 3-1 win over Vista Ridge on Sept. 3.
Ava Roberts, Mansfield volleyball: Roberts tallied 42 kills over two matches. She had 21 in a 3-2 loss to V.R. Eaton and 21 more in a 3-1 win over Timber Creek. She also had 19 digs and six aces over the two matches.
Mariana Buchanan, Cypress Falls volleyball: Buchanan had 19 kills, 12 digs and 3 blocks in Cypress Falls’ 3-1 win over Willis on Aug. 31.
Mason Shorb, Rouse QB: In Friday’s game against Anderson, Shorb was 21-of-30 for 423 yards with 5 TDs in a 57-54 win.
Rene Galvan, Sinton QB: Galvan rushed for three touchdowns and passed for two more to lead the Pirates to an impressive 50-12 road win over Carroll on Thursday night.
Andrew Martinez, Eastwood El Paso QB: Friday’s game against Hanks saw Martinez go 14-of-22 for 410 yards with 4 TDs in a 75-27 win.
Zane Zeinert, Rosebud-Lott QB: In Friday’s game against Wortham, Zeinert went 24-of-37 for 347 yards with 1 TD in a 41-8 win.
EJ Ezar, Rudder QB: Rudder went 17-of-21 for 352 yards with 1 TD in a 44-7 win over the El Paso Americas Trail Blazers on Friday.
Kaden Anderson, Southlake Carroll QB: Anderson was 16-of-28 passing for 354 yards and two TDs and he added a rushing TD in Carroll’s 36-35 win over Rockwall-Heath.
Bishop Davenport, Spring QB: Davenport passed for 306 yards and 5 TDs and ran for 75 yards and two more TDs in Spring’s 49-0 win over Klein Oak.
Cergio Perez, Garland QB: Perez was 23-of-30 for 350 yards and 6 TDs in Garland’s 55-3 win over Richardson.
Nathan Greek, Ferris QB: Greek went 21-of-28 for 298 yards and four TDs and added a rushing TD in Ferris’ 43-13 win over Fort Worth Benbrook.
Seth Davis, Katy RB: Davis rushed for 178 yards and 3 TDs in Katy’s 42-7 win over Cypress Woods.
Jose Guardado, Riverside RB: Guardado rushed 6 times for 220 yards with 2 TDs in a 54-7 win over Cathedral.
Dominic Aguilar, Fort Stockton QB: In a 46-10 win against Alpine, Aguilar went 6-of-10 for 80 yards passing and rushed 14 times for 231 yards and 5 TDs.
Jerrell Wimbley, King Houston RB: Wimbley rushed 21 times for 270 yards and 3 TDs in a 35-27 win over Strake Jesuit.
Epi Hinojosa, Calallen RB: Hinojosa rushed 8 times for 147 yards and 3 TDs in a 55-20 win over Jourdanton.
Damien Martinez, Lewisville: Martinez rushed 21 times for 255 yards and 5 TDs in Lewisville’s 53-24 win over Timber Creek.
Ashton Jeanty, Frisco Lone Star RB: Jeanty rushed 16 times for 157 yards and 3 TDs and caught four passes for 82 yards and another TD in Lone Star’s 45-35 loss to Aledo.
Cameron Jones, Birdville WR: Jones caught 4 passes for 193 yards and 3 TDs in a 49-24 win against Haltom.
Deuce McGregor, Chapel Hill WR: McGregor caught 5 passes for 150 yards and 1 TD in 35-15 win over Livingston.
Kalen Barefield, Yorktown WR: Barefield caught 5 passes for 95 yards and 1 TD in a 49-17 win over Weimar.
Dylan Nelson, Coppell WR: Nelson rushed 4 times for 50 yards and caught 7 passes for 98 yards in a 41-55 loss to Prestonwood Christian.
Anthony Evans, Lake Travis WR/RB: Evans picked up a loose ball after being kicked around by players on both teams following a muffed punt and rumbled untouched down the sideline for a 70-yard punt return touchdown in Lake Travis’ 52-20 win over Converse Judson.
Emanuel De Los Santos, San Antonio Harlan: De Los Santos drilled a game-winning 32-yard field goal just before the clock expired to lift Harlan to a 34-33 win over Laredo United.
TayShawn Wilson, Katy Mayde Creek WR: Wilson returned a punt 63 yards for a TD and caught a TD pass in Katy Mayde Creek’s 35-14 win over Cy Lakes.
JT Fayard, Foster QB: Fayard was 17-22 for 320 yards and 3 TDs in Foster’s 28-7 win against Fort Bend Travis.