La Mirada’s Maya Martinez voted SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week

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SoCal Prep Legends
Girls Athlete of the Week
Name: Maya Martinez
School: La Mirada
Sport: Softball
Year: Sophomore

Winning Numbers: The infielder enjoyed a big day to lead the Matadores to a pair of wins in the La Mirada Showcase. She had three doubles and six RBIs to help La Mirada open the tournament on Saturday with wins over Trabuco Hills (12-1) and Kaiser (8-1). The Matadores are 13-5-1 and ranked No. 2 in the Whittier area.

See Martinez in action:

Final Tally (18,786):

Maya Martinez, La Mirada 7,660 40.78%
Jada Hicks, Upland
5,637 30.01%
Analise De La Roca, Port of L.A.
4,342 23.11%
Katie Simonsgaard, Oaks Christian
1,014 5.4%
Alicia Rivera, Carter
84 0.45%
Amelia Wiercioch, Rosary
23 0.12%
Emerald Bowens, Redlands East Valley
10 0.05%
Cassie Perryman, Lakewood
8 0.04%
Eileen Perez, Valley View
8 0.04%


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