December 5, 2018 - 4:11 pm
Athletes of the Week
Rayshon Funches, Legacy
The senior was named the tournament MVP at the Legacy Tip-Off Classic after leading the Longhorns to the tournament title. He had 16 points, including the go-ahead basket with 32 seconds left, in a 57-54 win over Democracy Prep in the title game.
Lainey Cornwall, Moapa Valley
The senior scored 12 of her 16 points in the middle quarters in a 41-38 win over Boulder City in the championship game of the Lake Mead Holiday Classic.
Christina Mayberry, Green Valley
The senior scored two touchdowns in a 20-0 victory over Virgin Valley to win the Lady Bulldog Invitational. Mayberry had five catches for 100 yards and a TD, and added a 15-yard rushing score. She also had eight tackles.
Amod Cianelli, Bishop Gorman
The senior rushed for 286 yards and six touchdowns to power the Gaels to a 69-26 victory over Bishop Manogue for their 10th consecutive state championship.
Steele Dias, Green Valley
The senior went 5-0 with a pin, three technical falls and a major decision to lead the Gators to the championship at the Green Valley Duals. Dias gave up only two points.