Vote for the Treasure Valley boys basketball player of the week (Feb. 26 to March 3)

Help us choose the best of the best in the latest Idaho Statesman boys basketball player of the week contest.

Polls close at noon Wednesday. Read about all the candidates and their accomplishments below.

You can vote multiple times. This is meant to be a fun way to show support for athletes. This is not meant to be scientific.

Nominations are submitted by area coaches or taken from stats reported to the Idaho Statesman.


Jackson Rasmussen, Owyhee: Averaged 17.3 points, 7.7 rebounds and 1.7 steals per game to help the Storm win the 5A state championship.

Alex Ko, Timberline: Made the game-winning 3-pointer in overtime in the 5A state semifinals and averaged 13.3 points per game in the Wolves’ run to a runner-up finish.

Tyson Hughes, Ambrose: Led the Archers to a 2A state title by contributing 16.0 points, 6.3 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 2.3 steals per game.

Rakeem Johnson, Bishop Kelly: Nearly recorded a double-double with 13 points and nine rebounds in the Knights’ third-place victory at the 4A state tournament over rival Ridgevue.

Isaiah Holsinger, Cole Valley Christian: Totaled 16 points, three rebounds and three assists in the Chargers’ loss to Ambrose in the 2A state championship game.

Donovan Wiles, Nampa Christian: Scored a team-leading 22 points with four rebounds, two assists and two steals in the Trojans’ win in the 2A state third-place game.

Noah Palomares, Victory Charter: Dropped 27 points, five rebounds and five assists to lead the Vipers to a victory in the 1A Division I state third-place game.

Tyler Thurston, Cascade: Averaged 12.3 points, 6.0 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game to help the Ramblers finish third at the 1A Division II state tournament.