Athlete of the week: Jasmyn White leads Verbena over Holtville

Published 10:29 am Monday, November 22, 2021

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer

Verbena High School’s Jasmyn White is this week’s athlete of the week thanks to her dominant performance over Holtville High School on Nov. 18.

White led the way for the Red Devils in their 39-27 victory over the Bulldogs. She outscored Holtville by herself, putting up 30 points in the game. White made things very difficult for the Bulldogs on both sides of the court. Not only did she outscore Holtville, but she picked up several rebounds in the game as well.

 

Honorable mention: Jaclyn Lowery, Jemison High School

Jaclyn Lowery had an excellent game for Jemison High School’s girls basketball team in a 52-11 victory over West Blocton High School on Nov. 18.

Lowery was the top scorer for the Lady Panthers in the victory, scoring 15 points. Lowery also collected eight rebounds and five steals in the victory.

She will get the chance to continue her strong start to the season on Nov. 30 against Isabella High School.