Boys Athlete WINNERS

Eli Ramos of Walnut voted SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week

Walnut's Eli Ramos (1) drive to the basket against San Dimas in the first half of a Glendora Basketball Tournament prep basketball game at Glendora High School on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017. Walnut won 72-69 in the third over time. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG)
Walnut's Eli Ramos (1) drive to the basket against San Dimas in the first half of a Glendora Basketball Tournament prep basketball game at Glendora High School on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017. Walnut won 72-69 in the third over time. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG)

SoCal Prep Legends
Boys Athlete of the Week
Name: Eli Ramos
School: Walnut
Sport: Basketball
Year: Junior

Winning Numbers: The junior scored 14 points in Saturday’s championship game of the Glendora boys basketball tournament to defeat Glendale, 59-35, and was named to the all-tournament team. Ramos also had a team-high 28 points in Friday’s triple overtime victory over San Dimas in the semifinals. When Walnut was down 10 points with six minutes to go, Ramos scored eight straight points to get them back in it.

Final Tally:

NAME, SCHOOL VOTES %
Eli Ramos, Walnut 2,807 55.49%
Kessler Edwards, Etiwanda
1,758 34.75%
Alex Mishaw, West Torrance
471 9.31%
KJ Martin, Sierra Canyon
12 0.24%
Joshua, Kim Santiago
7 0.14%
Jacob Huynh, Northwood
3 0.06%
Noel Moncada, Millikan
1 0.02%

NOTE: Each Athlete of the Week is announced on ABC7’s 6 p.m. evening news broadcast every Friday. Be sure to tune in!