Odessa QB Diego Cervantes voted SBLive’s Texas High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Odessa quarterback Diego Cervantes for being voted SBLive’s Texas High School Athlete of the Week for Sep. 13-19!

The senior threw for 408 yards and two TDs on 34-of-46 passing in Odessa’s loss to Wichita Falls Rider.

Cervantes received 45.21% of the vote, beating out La Villa LB/WR Jayden Silguero who finished second with 27.95%. San Antonio Brandeis DB Aiden Inesta-Rodriguez finished third with 10.11% and Mansfield volleyball’s Brynn Williams finished fourth with 9.36%. There were over 40,000 votes tallied this week!

If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email regan@scorebooklive.com or message us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivetx.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for Sep. 13-19:

Bianna Muoneke, Cypress Ranch volleyball

Muoneke tallied 44 kills, 32 digs and 5 aces in wins over Cypress Falls and Bridgeland.

Kenna Buchanan, Midlothian volleyball

Buchanan racked up 29 kills and 9 digs in straight-set wins over Red Oak and Corsicana.

Brynn Williams, Mansfield volleyball

Williams had 21 digs, 15 kills and 2 blocks in a 3-1 win over Midway.

Phia Parent, Round Rock Westwood volleyball

Parent had 32 assists, 8 kills, 8 digs and 3 aces in a 3-0 win over Stony Point on Sept. 14.

Matthew Allen, DeSoto QB

Allen finished with a game-high 471 passing yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions on 22-of-28 passing in DeSoto’s loss to Duncanville.

Jackson Arnold, Denton Guyer QB

Arnold went 29-of-41 for 337 yards and three touchdowns and added a rushing TD in a 46-35 win over Atascocita.

Jaedyn Brown, Miller QB

Jaedyn Brown put on a show Thursday night, throwing eight touchdown passes to lead Miller to a 62-28 win over Brownsville Hanna. Brown, a sophomore, finished 17-of-29 for 471 yards.

Sam Fennegan, Melissa QB

Fennegan went 21-of-30 for 390 yards and four touchdowns and added 44 yards rushing in a 48-28 win over Midlothian Heritage.

Oscar Gordon, Austin LBJ QB

Gordon threw for 135 yards and four TDs on 10-of-12 passing and ran for 201 yards and a touchdown on 17 carries to lead LBJ to a 41-34 victory against Liberty Hill.

Cale Hellums, Tomball QB

Hellums threw for 167 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 94 yards in a 38-13 win over Conroe Oak Ridge.

Caleb Hesseltine, Refugio QB

Hesseltine completed 18 of 22 passes for 287 yards and four touchdowns in Refugio’s 78-0 victory against Sabinal.

Josh Hoover, Rockwall Heath QB

Hoover threw for 265 yards and three TDs on 17-of-23 passing in Rockwall Heath’s win 70-35 over McKinney North.

Aidan Jakobsohn, Ingleside QB

Jakobsohn completed 10 of 13 passes for 237 yards and three touchdowns in Ingleside’s 35-19 victory against Gonzales.

Mateo Llanes, McAllen Rowe QB

Llanes was 24-of-35 for 445 yards and five TDs through the air and also ran for 20 yards and a score on five carries in Rowe’s 49-21 win over Brownsville Pace.

Josh Lopez, Banquete QB

Lopez completed 13 of 24 passes for 365 yards and five touchdowns in a 39-18 win over Agua Dulce.

Keldric Luster, Frisco Liberty QB

Luster threw for 254 yards and a TD and ran for 227 yards and five TDs to lead Frisco Liberty to a 56-38 win over Frisco Memorial.

Maguire Martin, Plano Prestwood QB

Martin threw for 308 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 72 yards in a 28-14 win over Fort Worth All Saints.

Owen McCown, Rusk QB

McCown completed 30 of 35 passes for 408 yards and two TDs in Rusk’s 58-22 victory against Bullard.

Austin Novosad, Dripping Springs QB

Novosad was 25-of-33 for 449 yards and five TDs in the Tigers’ 48-45 win over New Braunfels Canyon.

Alex Orji, Sachse QB

Orji was 14-of-22 for 282 yards and five touchdowns and ran for 120 yards and three TDs to lead Sachse to a 56-21 win over Lakeview Centennial.

Matthew Ortiz, Alice QB

Ortiz completed 11-of-16 passes for 273 yards and accounted for five total touchdowns – four passing and one rushing – in Alice’s 48-14 win over Hidalgo.

Brennan Storer, Highland Park QB

Storer went 17-of-20 for 227 yards and three TDs and ran for 34 yards and a touchdown in Highland Park’s 52-31 win over Rockwall.

Preston Alford, Dripping Springs RB

Alford rushed 21 times for 160 yards and two touchdowns and also caught six passes for 106 yards and a receiving TD in a 48-45 overtime victory against New Braunfels Canyon.

Marquise Collins, College Station RB

Collins carried the ball 13 times for 183 yards and caught three passes for 106 yards and a TD in a 45-3 win against New Caney Porter.

Ernest Davila, Poteet RB

Davila ran 17 times for 224 yards and four touchdowns and added a 8-yard reception in a 48-8 win over Manor New Tech.

Seth Davis, Katy RB

Davis carried the ball 31 times for 223 yards and two touchdowns in Katy’s 21-14 win over The Woodlands.

Bryson Donnell, Tyler Legacy RB

Donnell ran 11 times for 142 yards and three TDs and caught four passes for 64 yards and a TD in a loss to Allen.

Zach Evans, Rockwall-Heath RB

Evans ran 15 times for 130 yards and three touchdowns in Rockwall-Heath’s 70-35 win over McKinney North.

Josh Gomez, Edcouch-Elsa RB

Gomez rushed for 305 yards and three touchdowns and caught two passes for 41 receiving yards in Edcouch-Elsa’s win against PSJA Southwest.

Tristan Gray, Mineral Wells RB/P

Gray accounted for 305 rushing yards and four TDs on 35 carries in addition to a punt pinning Sanger inside the 20-yard line in a 42-41 victory.

Zach Hernandez, Highland Park RB

Hernandez rushed 19 times for 163 yards and a touchdown in a 41-40 loss to Montgomery Lake Creek.

Jaylen Jenkins, Allen RB

Jenkins carried the ball 14 times for 161 yards and two touchdowns and added a receiving TD in Allen’s 49-28 win over Tyler Legacy on Sept. 16.

Yacob Lozano, Laredo Cigarroa QB/FS

Lozano ran for 238 yards and four TDs on 16 carries and added four tackles, four extra-point kicks and 264 yards on seven kick/punt returns in Cigarroa’s 34-7 win over Crystal City.

Malachi Medlock, Duncanville RB

Medlock ran 23 times for 160 yards and two touchdowns in Duncanville’s 42-21 win over DeSoto.

Harold Perkins, Cypress Park RB/LB

Perkins rushed seven times for 120 yards and two TDs in addition to a 39-yard touchdown reception in Cy Park’s 62-7 win over Cypress Springs.

Santana Scott, Katy Morton Ranch RB

Scott ran 21 times for 234 yards and four touchdowns and caught two passes for 84 yards and a TD in a 41-40 loss to Montgomery Lake Creek.

Lonnie Adkism, Miller WR/DB

Adkism hauled in four receptions for 97 yards and a touchdown and also intercepted a pass on defense in Miller’s win over Brownsville Hanna.

Tadeo Garza, Rowlett WR

Garza snagged six receptions for 147 yards and two TDs in a loss to Hebbronville.

Matthew Golden, Klein Cain WR

Golden hauled in eight catches for 203 yards and a touchdown in Cain’s 63-28 win over Katy Taylor.

Jalen Hale, Longview WR/DB

Hale caught two long touchdown passes and recovered a fumble in the end zone for another TD to lead Longview to a 24-21 win over Bryant (Arkansas).

Nathaniel Hill, Dallas Parish Episcopal WR

Hill had six catches for 139 yards and a touchdown in a 45-14 win over Argyle Liberty Christian.

Ashton Jeanty, Frisco Liberty WR

Hill had six catches for 104 yards, ran 18 times for 102 yards and tallied five total TDs in a 38-21 win over Frisco Independence.

Parker Livingstone, Lucas Lovejoy WR

Livingstone caught four passes for 124 yards and a TD in a 49-7 win over Denison.

Landon Marsh, New Braunfels WR

Marsh hauled in 12 catches for 121 yards and a touchdown and added two rushing TDs in a 24-21 win over Converse Judson.

Grayson O’Bara, Denton Guyer WR

O’Bara had nine receptions for 164 yards and a touchdown in a 46-35 win over Atascocita.

Jaquaize Pettaway, Langham Creek WR

Pettaway caught four passes for 116 yards and two touchdowns in a 38-10 win over Cypress Ridge.

Chase Sowell, Atascocita WR

Sowell caught 7 passes for 135 yards and two TDs in a loss to Denton Guyer.

Ernest Thomas, Rowlett WR

Thomas hauled in five catches for 123 yards and a touchdown in a 50-0 win over South Garland.

Alejandro Vasquez, Alice WR

Vasquez caught four passes for 132 yards and two touchdowns in a victory against Hidalgo.

Aiden Inesta-Rodriguez, San Antonio Brandeis DB

Inesta-Rodriguez returned a kickoff 78 yards for a touchdown in a 45-35 win over San Antonio Clark.

Carter Johnson, Amarillo LB

Johnson made 17 tackles and three sacks in Amarillo’s 31-14 win over Wolfforth Frenship.

Jay Paquinto, Friendswood Clear Brook OLB

Paquinto had nine tackles and seven sacks in Clear Brook’s 49-23 win over La Porte.

Alan Sierra, Fabens DE

Sierra made 17 tackles, including four TFLs and three sacks, and forced a fumble in a loss to Pecos.

Jayden Silguero, La Villa LB/WR

Silguero tallied 17 tackles and five sacks in La Villa’s 34-0 win over Monte Alto.

Lamodrick Spencer, Duncanville Safety

Spencer had a 53-yard pick-six in Duncanville’s 42-21 win over DeSoto.

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