Varsity Extra Blog

Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Nov. 23-28)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to for performances based on the previous week.


Margaret Anderson, Idaho City: Coming off their first state tournament appearance since the 1999-00 season, the Wildcats picked up where they left off with a 52-16 victory over Riverstone International. In the win, Anderson, a senior post, led all scorers with 32 points, which was the most points scored by a girls basketball player last week in games reported to the Idaho Statesman.


Michael Wachsmuth, Liberty Charter: The Patriots opened the 2015-16 season with a 60-53 victory over Cole Valley Christian. Wachsmuth, a senior point guard, scored a game-high 21 points with two assists. His 21 points were the most points scored by an individual on a winning team in boys basketball games reported to the Idaho Statesman last week.