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Burley football player Mack Jensen voted WaFd Bank Idaho High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Bobcats' quarterback for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Idaho High School Athlete of the Week for Aug. 28-Sept. 2!

Congratulations to Burley's Mack Jensen for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Idaho High School Athletes of the Week for Aug. 28-Sept. 2!

In just his second varsity start, Jensen, a junior, went bonkers in a "Battle of Boise" win over Vallivue, completing 22 of 24 passes for 446 yards and seven touchdowns. He totaled 13 touchdown passes in the Bobcats' first two games.

Jensen collected 65.5% of the overall vote and finished ahead of Sugar-Salem tailback Carson Harris, who had 33.3% of the vote.

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

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of Aug. 28-Sept. 2:


Eva Biladeu, Moscow volleyball: Recorded a double-double with 23 digs and 10 kills to go along with three aces and three blocks in five-set win over Lewiston.

Caden Connors, Mountain View football: Bagged a pair of interceptions, including one he took 41 yards to the house to seal a 24-14 win over Rocky Mountain.

Austin Crum, Twin Falls football: Went 10-of-15 for 249 yards and four touchdowns while also running for two scores in 55-15 win over Idaho Falls.

Carson Harris, Sugar-Salem football: Rushed for 144 yards and four touchdowns, including three scores in first quarter in 42-14 win over Shelley.

Cole Holman, Middleton football: Eclipsed the 200-yard mark on the ground with a pair of touchdowns and also hauled in a 14-yard touchdown pass in a 41-27 win against Skyview.

Faith Johnson, Owyhee girls cross country: Now has fastest girls' 5K time in state at 18 minutes, 41.8 seconds with her win at Caldwell Twilight.

Connor Perkins, Dietrich football: Racked up 361 yards of total offense and eight touchdowns, including game-winner in triple overtime to erase 30-point deficit in 56-50 win over Rockland.

Troy Smith, Camas County football: Ran for nearly 200 yards and three scores, while adding an interception returns for a touchdown plus 11 tackles on defense in a 50-12 rout of Garden Valley.