State Athletes of the Week

Boys basketball forward Ruben Boykin from University High of Los Angeles and girls basketball guard Ana Onainda from North High of Bakersfield are both stars, but all of Onainda's teammates are Stars, too.

State Athletes of the Week

Boys: Ruben Boykin

(University, Los Angeles)

This senior standout was among the state scoring leaders last year and should be flirting with the 30 ppg average all season. Boykin had 43 points, nine rebounds and seven assists last week in a 82-77 loss to Banning of Wilmington and had 33 points and 16 rebounds in a 76-71 victory over Hamilton of Los Angeles. The 6-foot-7 Boykin was an All-L.A. City selection as a junior and has signed a letter of intent with Northern Arizona.

Girls: Ana Onainda

(North, Bakersfield)

Onainda was on target with 10 three-point shots against Foothill of Bakersfield in a 108-57 win and broke the Central Section record of nine set last year by Courtney Uphoff from Monache of Porterville. Onainda finished with 38 points and had 18 points last week in a 94-40 triumph vs.East Bakersfield. She's currently second in the section in scoring with an average of 24.1 per game and has led the Stars to a 15-0 record.

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