Windber senior basketball player Gina Gaye was voted Daily American Somerset County Female Athlete of the Week while fellow Rambler senior basketball player Caden Dusack garnered Male Athlete of the Week honors for their efforts Dec. 17-23.
In three games, Gaye tallied 49 points. She had 18 points against Rockwood and Berlin Brothersvalley.
In two games, Dusack combined for 37 points, including 20 in a non-conference victory over Cambria Heights.
Each Monday, the Daily American will select nominees for the Male and Female Athlete of the Week in Somerset County for the winter sports season.
We will post the polls each Monday at 5 p.m., and voters will have through Wednesday at 5 p.m. to vote. Votes are limited to one per IP address or computer network.
You can also nominate an athlete via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include details of their achievements for that week only, including any notable statistics or results. All email submissions will be considered but not necessarily selected as a nominee.
The winners will be featured in the Top Performers feature in this Friday's Daily American print edition.
Last week's standouts: Meyersdale, Conemaugh Township players earn Female and Male Athlete of the Week
This week's two polls are below:
This article originally appeared on The Daily American: Windber duo earns Female and Male Athletes of the Week for Dec. 17-23