Basketball

Athlete of the Week | Salem basketball's Seth Hobson

Salem basketball player Seth Hobson scored 33 points in a 70-65 overtime sectional semifinal win against Silver Creek and was voted the winner of the Courier-Journal Southern Indiana Athlete of the Week Award presented by Norton Sports Health.

Salem guard Seth Hobson drives to the basket and into Silver Creek forward Jacob Garrett during a game Feb. 2, 2017.

Salem guard Seth Hobson drives to the basket and into Silver Creek forward Jacob Garrett during a game Feb. 2, 2017.

Last week’s other nominees included New Albany basketball’s Romeo Langford, West Washington’s Michael Sizemore and New Washington’s Stevie Mack.

The Metro Louisville and Southern Indiana Athlete of the Week Awards are part of The Courier-Journal Sports Awards program presented by Norton Sports Health. Each week’s winners will be invited, along with a guest, to this summer’s Courier-Journal Sports Awards Ceremony featuring guest speaker Mia Hamm. For more information on the event, to RSVP and purchase additional tickets, visit sportsawards.courier-journal.com.

Click here for a list of all previous Metro Louisville Athlete of the Week Award winners from the 2016-17 school year.

For more information on how to nominate athletes and vote for Athlete of the Week, visit this FAQ.