Athletes of the Week
Jackson Januik, George Fox
The Seaside High graduate had his biggest week at the collegiate level. A sophomore guard at George Fox University, Januik opened his week with a career-high 20 points in a 92-81 loss to the nation’s No. 1-ranked Division III team from Nebraska Wesleyan. He was 8-for-12 from the field (4-5 from the 3-point line), with six assists and two steals. Two nights later, he had a team-high 19 points in a 78-68 win over Chapman. He was 5-for-6 from the 3-point line. Less than 24 hours later, he had six assists in a 107-68 victory at La Verne.
Emy Kiser, Seaside
Kiser was Seaside’s second-leading scorer and one of two all-tournament players for the Lady Gulls in last week’s Seaside Holiday Classic, won by Elma. The senior guard scored 10 points and had four steals in a first round 44-20 win over Crook County, followed by eight points and eight rebounds in a 38-28 victory over Cottage Grove. She finished with five points, four rebounds and three steals in the championship game loss to Elma. Kiser was joined on the all-tournament team by Seaside freshman Lilli Taylor.