Player of the Week Nominees

Published 8:15 pm Saturday, March 31, 2018

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

  • Matt Culbert, senior, Nansemond River High School baseball: Culbert went 2-3 with a run, three RBIs and a homerun in the Warriors’ win over Indian River High School.
  • Alex Kinsey, senior, Lakeland High School softball: Kinsey had a walkoff single that drove in the game-winning runs to defeat Great Bridge High School.
  • Shamond Smith, junior, King’s Fork High School track and field: Smith placed first with a time of 4:35 in the 1,600-meter run for the Bulldogs in the first Southeastern District outdoor meet.

Vote by 7 p.m. Wednesday by sending an email with the subject “Player of the Week” to

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

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