Basketball and soccer stars are back on the docket for this week’s girl’s athlete of the week poll.
Through at least the end of the calendar year, the Sun Herald will be running a separate Athlete of the Week poll to highlight the many girls dominating their sport around the region.
This is not a scientific poll, and you can vote as many times as you’d like until voting ends at noon Monday, Nov. 27, at sunherald.com.
If you would like to nominate a candidate for next week’s poll, send in game or match stats to firstname.lastname@example.org. Stats must be from an event that occurs this week.
Get to know the nominees here:
Jayla Carriere, Harrison Central basketball: Carriere scored 25 points in a 78-10 win over Warren Central.
Teeale Wells, D’Iberville basketball: Wells scored 14 points in a loss to UMS Wright and then dropped 18 in a win over Pass Christian.
La’Dymein Lafayette, St. Martin basketball: Lafayette dropped 22 points in a 72-32 win over Picayune.
Kiara Burney, Bay High basketball: Burney scored 15 points for the Tigers in a 38-24 win over D’Iberville.
Brooke Burris, Stone middle school soccer: Burris registered a hat trick in a 9-0 win over North Gulfport.