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Athletes of the Week — Jan. 17


Boys Basketball

Martell Williams, Silverado

The sophomore scored 35 points to lift the Skyhawks to an 86-83 road win over Coronado. He added 21 points in an 88-75 win over Mount Miguel (California) in the Battle Born Classic at Durango.

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Girls Basketball

Desi-Rae Young, Desert Oasis

The sophomore scored 50 points to lead the Diamondbacks to four victories, including three in Southwest League play. Young had 17 points and a momentum-swinging charge in Desert Oasis’ 69-61 win at Gorman on Friday.

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Flag Football

Whitley Brow, Foothill

The junior wide receiver showcased her big-play ability in victories over Green Valley and Silverado. She had a 75-yard touchdown catch against the Gators, and caught three passes for 95 yards and a touchdown against the Skyhawks.

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Joey Mazzara, Bishop Gorman

The senior won the 170-pound championship at the Battle for the Belt in Temecula Valley, California.

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