The winter sports season is back, and we here at 92.9 The Ticket, Maine's Sports Leader, are excited to support high school student-athletes all around eastern Maine. We'd like to recognize the following student-athletes for outstanding performances in the past week.

Below are this week's nominees (in alphabetical order by last name) You may vote below until 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021. The poll results will be available after the voting has ended.

If you'd like to nominate a Maine high school student-athlete, please do so here.

You may watch many of these athletes compete on Ticket TV, which plans to broadcast 30 high school games this season.

Isabelle (Izzy) Allen, Central Red Devils
Allen, a sophomore, had 37 points, 9 rebounds, 7 steals, and 6 assists in Central's 74-41 win over Sumner Memorial High School on Friday night December 10.


Filip Brkic, Foxcroft Academy Ponies
Brkic scored 20 points and had 9 rebounds, 6 assists and 3 steals to lead the Ponies to a 63-51 win over Houlton in Dover-Foxcroft on Friday, December 10.


Landon Clark, Bangor Rams
Clark had 21 points and was 7-10 from the free-throw line to lead the Bangor Boys to a 63-41 victory over Cheverus on Saturday, December 11 at Red Barry Gym.


Grace Jaffray, Ellsworth Eagles
Jaffrey, a freshman, in her 1st varsity game led Ellsworth with 18 points going 4-6 from the free-throw line to lead Ellsworth to a 69-49 win over Mt. View on Saturday, December 11.


Callaway LePage, Skowhegan River Hawks
LePage had 26 points 4-4 from the free-throw line to lead the River Hawks to a 73-45 win over Brewer at Skowhegan on Friday, December 10.


Chance Mercier, Ellsworth Eagles
Mercier scored 24 points and was 4-6 from the free-throw line to lead Ellsworth to a 72-55 win over Mt. View on Saturday, December 11.


Matt Shayne, Hampden Academy Broncos
Shayne had a hat trick to lead Hampden Academy in their 9-0 win over the Capital Region on Saturday, December 11 at Sawyer Arena.


Colby Smith, Brewer Witches
Smith had 16 points, including 3-3 free throws with one 3-pointer to lead Brewer to a 55-49 win over Skowhegan on Friday, December 10 at Brewer.


Luna Perry St. Peter, Deer Isle-Stonington Mariners
Luna recorded a triple-double with 30 points, 12 rebounds, 10 steals and 3 assists in the Mariners 65-18 win over George Stevens Academy.


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