Player of the Week nominees

Published 6:50 pm Saturday, March 16, 2013

Following are this week’s Suffolk News-Herald Player of the Week nominees:

  • Bo Lawrence, King’s Fork soccer — He assisted a goal and then fired off three goals of his own in the last nine minutes of a 5-0 victory over Green Run High School on Wednesday.
  • Trevor Riggs, Nansemond River baseball — He came up big for his team late in the game against Indian River High School on Thursday. He threw a strikeout to get his team back on offense and hit a double that launched a come-from-behind rally to win the game.
  • Sami Gizara, Lakeland softball — She went 4-for-4 with two runs batted in against Oscar Smith High School to lead the Lady Cavaliers to a 12-0 rout.
  • Jacob Edwards, Nansemond-Suffolk Academy lacrosse — He led his team with five goals on Friday en route to a 14-1 trouncing of First Flight High School.

Vote by 7 p.m. Wednesday by sending an email with the subject “Player of the Week” to You can also vote on our Facebook page and on the Suffolk News-Herald homepage.

Next Sunday, we’ll feature the readers’ choice in a story on the sports page.

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