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Mandy Simpson, Boise: The junior forward collected a pair of double-doubles for Boise (9-2) last weekend. She scored 28 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in a 73-59 victory over Washington's Clarkston on Friday, then added 18 points and 13 rebounds in a 61-50 win vs. Lewiston on Saturday.
Ethan Christianson, Ambrose: The Archers won four games last week, including the Nampa Christian Christmas Tournament title, to remain undefeated. Christianson, a sophomore guard, led the Archers in scoring for the tournament with 45 points, highlighted by a 23-point effort in a 79-66 victory over 3A Gooding in the tournament semifinals. Coaches credited Christianson’s defense as a key component in Ambrose’s 63-53 win over 2A Nampa Christian in the championship game.
Jaron Chavez, Centennial: The junior was one of three Treasure Valley wrestlers to take second at the Reno Tournament of Champions over the weekend. Chavez had the closest title match of the three, losing a 6-3 decision to Easton’s James Saylor at 152 pounds.