WEST VALLEY The female athlete of the week at West Valley Central School is freshman Emmalea Erlandson.
She had a commanding performance as the starting center for the Wildcats in a 43-44 win over the Forestville Hornets, and ended the game with 12 points, six rebounds and four steals.
The male athlete of the week is senior Jesse Nelson. He led his team in a losing effort to up-end a first-place Forestville team on Jan. 24.
Nelson fished the game with 12 points, seven rebounds and four steals.