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Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Massachusetts High School Athlete of the Week for Mar. 14-20 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting will conclude on Sunday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Monday, Mar. 28. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivemass.


Editor’s Note: Our Athlete of the Week feature and corresponding poll is intended to be fun, and we do not set limits on how many times a fan can vote during the competition. However, we do not allow votes that are generated by script, macro or other automated means. Athletes that receive votes generated by script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified.

Tony Felder Jr., Malden Catholic boys basketball: The senior guard dropped 38 points to lead Malden Catholic to its first MIAA Division 2 state championship with a 95-40 win over Norwood.

Ali Barry and Omri Merryman, St. Mary's boys basketball: Barry and Merryman both scored 19 points in the Spartans' 71-40 Division 3 state title win over Watertown.

Kyle Monahan, Maynard boys basketball: Led Maynard with 22 points in the Division 5 state title game win over Paulo Freire.

Michael Munroe, Hanover boys hockey: The freshman scored two goals and had two assists to lead Hanover past Marlborough, 5-3, for the Division 3 state championship.

Jack Connolly, Sandwich boys hockey:  Connolly scored the winning goal in double-overtime to lift the Blue Knights over Watertown, 3-2, for the Division 4 state title. 

Mallory Farrell, Algonquin girls hockey: Farrell scored the game-winning goal in overtime to lead Algonquin past Canton for the Division 2 state title. 

Jasmyn Cooper, Oliver Ames girls basketball: The sophomore had a double-double (22 points, 10 rebounds) in the Tigers' 53-48 Division 2 state championship win over Norwood.

Amany Lopez, Springfield Central girls basketball: Lopez scored 16 points to lift the Golden Eagles past Andover, 43-40, in the Division 1 state title game. 

Kellyn Preira, St. Mary's girls basketball: The junior had 16 points and seven blocks-including a game-tying blocked shot to avoid overtime- in the Spartans' 46-44 Division 3 state championship win over Rockland. 

Isabel Hulse, Austin Prep girls hockey: The senior scored the game-sealing goal with 52 seconds remaining to put the finishing touch on Austin Prep's perfect season (27-0-0) with a Division 1 state title win over Arlington.