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Congratulations to Lewiston junior Kate Banks for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Idaho High School Softball Player of the Week for March 22-28!

Banks went 4-for-4 in Lewiston’s 16-10 win over Twin Falls.

Banks received 56.6% of the vote, beating out Orofino's Kaycee Hudson who finished second with39.53%. Lakeland's Hailey Gosch finished third with 3.13% and Ridgevue's Maddie McKay finished fourth with 0.31%. There were over 22,000 votes tallied this week! 

We are currently accepting WaFd Bank Player of the Week nominations. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveid.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of March 22-28:

Sunny Bennion, Sugar-Salem: Bennion went 3-for-4 with six RBI in a 21-12 win over Caldwell.

JamieCarter, Gooding: Carter went 4-for-4 with three RBI in a 21-6 win over Madison.

Jaidyn Inman, Sandpoint: Inman racked up five hits – including three doubles – in a doubleheader sweep of Moscow.

Megan Jolley, Firth: Jolley pitched a complete-game three-hitter to lead Firth to a 7-4 win over Snake River. She struck out nine over her seven innings of work.

Hailey Gosch, Lakeland: Gosch went 2-for-4 with a home run, two RBI and two runs scored in Lakeland’s 9-7 win over Ridgevue.

Kaycee Hudson, Orofino: Hudson dazzled on the mound and at the plate in a doubleheader sweep of Priest River. She pitched three one-hit innings in the opener then roped two triples and a double in the second game.

Desarei Kaplan, Nampa: Kaplan went 3-for-4 with three RBI in a 13-3 win over Sugar-Salem.

Maddie McKay, Ridgevue: McKay went 3-for-4 with three RBI in a 13-3 win over Madison.