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Athletes of the Week — Feb. 7


Boys Basketball

Isaiah Cottrell, Bishop Gorman

The sophomore center had 17 points, 12 rebounds and five blocked shots as the top-ranked Gaels earned a 61-55 road win over second-ranked Clark.

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Girls Basketball

Teionni McDaniel, Cheyenne

The sophomore scored led the Desert Shields in scoring in all three games last week, and had 21 points and seven rebounds at Legacy.

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Flag Football

Jordan Ford, Shadow Ridge

The senior running back rushed for 249 yards on 37 carries in a 12-9 home win over Palo Verde. Ford now has 3,422 rushing yards, topping the previous state record of 3,104.

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Antonio Saldate, Las Vegas

The senior claimed his fourth Sunrise Region title Saturday with a 19-4 technical fall victory over Green Valley’s David Kalayanaprapruit for the 126-pound title.

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