De La Salle wrestler Bobby Cuevas is the Bay Space News Group’s boys high school athlete of the 7 days for Feb. 14-20 just after winning a narrowly limited vote.
At the deadline Wednesday, Cuevas had 8,104 votes (38.02%) to complete just in advance of Palo Alto basketball player Ryan Lykken, who experienced 8,028 votes (37.66%) to take 2nd.
Los Gatos wrestler EJ Parco completed third.
Congratulations to all the candidates for this week’s recognition.
Cuevas committed the North Coast Segment championships to his program’s late coach, Mark Halvorson, who died a yr ago, then received the 120-pound remaining with a takedown in the last five seconds to edge Windsor’s Austin Fredrickson.
De La Salle went on to win its seventh consecutive group title.
To nominate an athlete for upcoming week’s honor, email email@example.com by Monday, Feb. 28, at 11 a.m.
We also overview stats submitted to MaxPreps.com by coaches/team statisticians for thought.
Winners are announced just about every Friday on the Mercury News & East Bay Moments internet sites.
Feb. 7-13: Isaiah Cabebe, Archbishop Mitty basketball
Jan. 31-Feb. 6: Ishaan Mantripragada, Harker soccer
Jan. 24-30: Cameron Brown, Bishop O’Dowd basketball
Jan. 17-23: Trey Knight, Moreau Catholic basketball
Jan. 10-16: Jacob Kuverji, Leland basketball
Jan. 3-9: Marlow Buettner, Berkeley soccer
Dec. 13-19: Derek Sangster, Archbishop Mitty basketball
Dec. 6-12: Petelo Gi, Serra soccer
Nov. 29-Dec. 5: Roland Legaspi, Piedmont Hills soccer
Nov. 22-28: Ivan Nisa, Aragon football
Nov. 15-21: Guardian Harper, Benicia soccer
Nov. 8-14: Carsten Peters, De La Salle water polo
Nov. 1-7: John Pelletier, Northgate football
Oct. 25-31: Nate Escalada, Bellarmine soccer
Oct. 18-24: Patrick Aiello, Heritage water polo
Oct. 11-17: Liam Smith, Hillsdale football
Oct. 4-10: Jayden Hall, Cupertino soccer
Sept. 27-Oct. 3: Filippi Montes, Gunn football
Sept. 20-26: Anthony Armendariz, Dublin football
Sept. 13-19: Kevin Inexperienced, Gunn football
Sept. 6-12: Tayden Phillips, Lincoln football
Aug. 30-Sept. 5: Jake Calcagno, California soccer
Aug. 23-28: Robbie Mascheroni, Campolindo football