Each week during the winter sports season the Daily Post will honor a Fans Choice Winter Athlete of the Week based on fan voting during the week at www.gwinnettprepsports.com. Voting begins by Monday morning and closes at noon on Thursday. The winner will be honored in the print and web versions of the Daily Post.

This week’s candidates are:

Nicole Azar

School: Hebron Christian

Sport: Basketball

Last week: Scored 35 points in the Lions’ 85-50 win over North Oconee in the Andy Landers Classic, and had 22 points, eight assists and four steals in an 89-42 win over Clarke Central

Zawdie Jackson

School: Shiloh

Sport: Basketball

Last week: Made a game-winning 3-pointer at the buzzer for a 57-55 victory over Knoxville Webb (Tenn.), had 23 points and seven assists in a win over South Shore (N.Y.) and scored 24 in a win over Chattahoochee

Nadya McCown

School: Peachtree Ridge

Sport: Basketball

Last week: Scored 24 points in a 45-35 victory over Pendleton (S.C.)

Cole Perusek

School: Greater Atlanta Christian

Sport: Basketball

Last week: Scored 21 points in the championship game of the Tabo’s Thanksgiving Tournament as the Spartans edged Winder-Barrow 44-43

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