SoCal Prep Legends
Boys Athlete of the Week
Name: Steven Rivas
School: Etiwanda
Sport: Baseball
Year: Senior

Winning Numbers: Rivas helped the Eagles to a championship at the Cougar Classic at Rancho Cucamonga, highlighted by a 15-2 win over Chaffey in the title game. In five games, he went 17 for 22 (.773) with three doubles, two triples, two home runs, 12 runs and 11 RBIs. He had one stretch in which he got hits in nine consecutive plate appearances. He is hitting a robust .639 (23 for 36) with 16 runs and 13 RBIs.

Highlights of Rivas:

Final Tally (9,856):

NAME, SCHOOL VOTES %
Steven Rivas, Etiwanda 4,644 47.12%
Jake Miller, Newbury Park
3,027 30.71%
Nathan Schneider, Bonita
1,545 15.68%
Landon Anderson, Mayfair
392 3.98%
Joe Rodriguez, Redlands East Valley
152 1.54%
David Singleton, Bishop Montgomery
32 0.32%
David Pendleton, Arlington
32 0.32%
Preston Hartsell, Corona del Mar
32 0.32%

 

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