Mills basketball player Michelle Tang is the Bay Area News Group’s girls high school athlete of the week for Feb. 20-25 after she received 30.83% of the vote at the 5 p.m. deadline Wednesday.
Carondelet soccer player Lauren Kenny placed second with 22.72% of the vote and Menlo School basketball player Karen Xin finished third.
Congratulations to all the candidates for this week’s recognition.
Tang, a junior, nailed six three-pointers in Mills’ 66-52 victory over Santa Cruz in the CCS D-III championship. She scored 28 points en-route to helping Mills win its first section title since 1985.
To nominate an athlete for next week’s poll, email email@example.com by Monday, Mar. 6, at 11 a.m. Please include stats and team results.
We also review stats submitted to MaxPreps.com by coaches/team statisticians for consideration.
Feb. 6-11: Alli Dioli, Half Moon Bay basketball
Jan. 30 to Feb. 4: Quinn Godfrey, Branham basketball
Jan. 13-28: India Bowles, Archbishop Riordan soccer
Jan. 16-21: Priscilla Quihuiz, San Jose soccer
Jan. 9-14: Trinity Chu, California basketball
Jan. 2-7: Tali Fa’i, Newark Memorial basketball
Dec. 12-17: Deanna Luna, James Lick soccer
Dec. 5-10: Sofia Bowes, San Ramon Valley basketball
Nov. 28 to Dec. 3: Kendall McClure, Heritage basketball
Nov. 21-26: Soo-Jin Berry, Clayton Valley Charter basketball
Nov. 14-19: Rachel Stephens, Los Gatos water polo
Nov. 7-12: Raquel Calderon, Mercy-Burlingame volleyball