Who should win this week's WGEM SportsCenter and Hannibal Regional Prep Athlete of the Week? Help us decide by choosing from the candidates below. Thanks!
Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:
- Autumn Bigsby (Hannibal) – The Lady Pirates picked up a win in district play led by Bigsby’s 22 points and 10 rebounds over Wentzville Liberty, before they lost to St. Dominic in the semifinals.
- 820 votes
- Abby Brown (Clark County) – The senior came up big in Saturday’s state quarterfinal win over Lutheran North with a team-high 21 points and 16 rebounds, helping send the Lady Indians to their first final four berth since 1995.
- 460 votes
- Darian Drake (Brown County) – He had 24 points in the Hornets’ sectional semifinal win over Illini Bluffs and added 15 more as they fell to Peoria Quest in the title game on Friday.
- 160 votes
- Drake Hammel (West Hancock) – The sophomore set the pace all week at the sectional for the Titans, with 20 points in their win over QND and another 18 in a tough title game loss to Dee-Mack.
- 1322 votes
- Jaeden Smith (QHS) – The junior scored 16 of his game-high 19 points in the second half to lead the Blue Devils to their first regional title since 2009 by defeating Alton. He added 12 points in their semifinal win over Collinsville.
- 96 votes