The Merced Sun-Star's Athletes of the Week for Aug. 28-Sept. 2, 2017, Antonio Lopez, Los Banos, football; and Sadi Tucker, Stone Ridge Christian, volleyball
School: Los Banos High
Position: Running Back
The Week: Lopez rushed for 193 yards and three touchdowns on 17 carries to help lead the Tigers to a 42-34 win over Liberty Ranch.
School: Stone Ridge Christian
Position: Outside Hitter/Middleblocker
The Week: Tucker came up with a big performance with 27 kills, two blocks and 12 digs in the Knights 19-25, 25-27, 28-26, 25-22, 15-12 win over Ripon Christian.