We are giving readers the opportunity to choose our Buffalo News Prep Talk Athletes of the Week, sponsored by Sgroi Financial.
You can vote in the poll embedded below until noon Thursday.
Each Athlete of the Week winner will be eligible for the Athlete of the Year poll conducted in the spring.
To nominate an athlete, send your suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday night.
Here are this week's candidates:
- Summer Clark, Williamsville East, softball — Sophomore struck out 14 batters and allowed one run in two pitching victories to earn MVP of the Fort Myers Bracket at the “Just Show Up” Gerry Gentner Memorial tournament.
- Kayleigh Colleary, Sacred Heart, lacrosse — Sophomore totaled 10 goals, 13 assists and 13 ground balls over four games (three victories) for the Sharks.
- Jocelyn Fike, Niagara Wheatfield, lacrosse — Scored 26 goals with three assists and 14 draw victories in four games.
- Zoë Knauss, Buffalo Seminary, lacrosse — Tallied 15 goals, 24 ground balls and 27 draw victories in three wins.
- Marissa Stockmeyer, Maryvale, softball — Struck out 35 batters in wins over Cheektowaga and Pioneer.
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