Boys Athlete of the Week

VOTE: SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week

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Click on the newspaper links below the athlete’s name to read about their performance from Mar. 13 to Mar. 18, and then vote for who you think is the best athlete this week. The overall winner will be announced on Friday, Mar. 24.

Voting poll at bottom of the page.

David Singleton
Bishop Montgomery

Singleton was at his best when Bishop Montgomery needed him most on Saturday, scoring 13 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Knights past Mater Dei in a 60-53 win in the CIF State Open Division Southern California Regional final at the Pyramid in Long Beach.

Landon Anderson

Anderson threw his second consecutive complete-game shutout in the Monsoons’ 2-0 victory over Paramount on Thursday. Anderson has a 4-0 record with 29 strikeouts in 24 1/3 innings.

Jake Miller
Newbury Park

Miller went the distance, throwing a four-hitter with three strikeouts and two walks in a 5-0 Marmonte League victory to complete a sweep of Agoura.

Steven Rivas

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.

David Pendleton

Pendleton swept in singles as the Lions won Inland Valley League matches against Valley View and Canyon Springs and a nonleague match against Heritage. Pendleton has won all 24 sets he has played this season, helping Arlington to an 8-0 record.

Preston Hartsell
Corona del Mar

He drove in five runs over three games for the Sea Kings last week. Hartsell, a junior outfielder who committed to USC, had four hits that included a triple and a home run. For the season, Hartsell is batting .400 with 12 hits in 30 at bats.

Nathan Schneider

Schneider put the clamps on the powerful South Hills line up by throwing a complete-game gem to give Bonita a key 3-0 victory in Palomares League play. Schneider piled up nine strikeouts and closed the game by striking out the side in the seventh inning.

Joe Rodriguez
Redlands East Valley

Over three games of the Quartz Hill Tournament, all wins, Rodriguez batted .666 (8 for 12) with four RBIs, four runs, two doubles and a stolen base. He went 4 for 4 in the final game against Warren.

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