Here are the nominees for SBLive’s Georgia High School Athlete of the Week for November 14-19, as nominated by fans, readers and staff of SBLive. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting closes at 11:59pm on Sunday 27th November and the winner will be announced on Monday 28th November. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email [email protected] or tag us on Twitter or Instagram @SBLiveGA.
THIS WEEK’S GEORGIA ATHLETE OF THE WEEK NOMINATED:
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Nykahi Davenport, Roswell: Davenport controlled the game locally for Roswell. He rushed for 163 yards and two touchdowns to help Roswell secure the win over Allatoona.
Avery May, Coosa Wrestling: May went 4-0 in the Iron Eagle Duals.
Averie Jones, Lumpkin County Basketball: Jones went out against Cherokee, she posted a game-high 26 points and added seven assists and four steals.
Kay Mar Griffin, South Effingham Basketball: Griffin was a beast on the boards, grabbing 14 of them and adding 17 points and five assists.
Mia Williams, Cherokee Bluff Basketball: Williams had a great double-double in the win over Forsyth Central. She scored 17 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.
Omar Camara, Westlake Football: Camara got in the clutch for the Lions and in the closing seconds of the game he hit the game-winning 43-yard field goal to defeat Parkview.
Ryan Taleb, Houston County Football: Taleb went crazy in the win over North Atlanta. He had a season-high in carries at 37 and yards at 286. He capped his insane performance with three touchdowns.
Kiara Evans, Lassiter Basketball: Evans was over the last box score. She finished the win over Kennesaw Mountain with 16 points, 10 rebounds, six blocks and seven steals.
Emma Leonard, Ola Basketball: Leonard had a monster double-double in defeating Whitewater. She finished the game with 19 points and 14 rebounds.
Naim Cheeks, Gainesville Football: Cheeks took over the game on the floor in the win against South Paulding. He had a season-high 30 carries for 206 yards and two touchdowns.
Antwain McDuffie, Coffee Football: Coffee had a dominant day on the ground in a stunning win over Decatur. McDuffie was a key part of the ground control with 196 yards and three touchdowns.
Dakota Phillips, Hart County Basketball: Phillips was on one against Madison County, she locked in and scored 31 points.