Player of the Week nominees

Published 9:29 pm Friday, February 15, 2019

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

  • Aaron Whear, senior, Nansemond River High School wrestling: Whear won an individual regional championship for the runner-up Warriors.
  • Corey Hasson, senior, Lakeland High School swimming: Hasson broke the school record at the Class 3 Region A championship swim meet with times of 53.23 and 1:01.00 in the 100-yard freestyle and 100 yard backstroke.
  • Laura Cornette, sophomore, Suffolk Christian Academy basketball: Cornette scored 16 points in a Lady Knights win over Gateway Christian Academy.
  • Alexis Banks, senior, King’s Fork High School basketball: Banks had 13 points and 12 rebounds in the Lady Bulldogs win over the rival Lady Cavs.

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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