Country Day's Maggie Schneider (9), right, gets to second baseball safely as Isidore Newman's Maddie Herbert (21) receives the throw in Metairie, Wednesday, March 27, 2024. (Staff photo by Brett Duke, The Times-Picayune)

The past week in high school sports included several outstanding performances in many different sports.

Which of them was the best?

Here is your chance to make your vote count and choose the athlete of the week.

This poll covers top performers in Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, Plaquemines and the River Parishes.

This poll will close at noon Thursday. Once the poll closes, please visit The Times-Picayune High School Sports Facebook page to see the winning selection.

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Billy Braunig, Willow: Pitched a no-hitter after the first two batters reached on a walk and a three-base throwing error in a 7-2 victory against St. Martin’s.

Katie Kempton, John Curtis: Had three hits, drove in five runs and struck out 11 as Curtis defeated Chapelled 10-2 in a game that decided the Catholic League championship.

Jesse Lambert, Newman: Earned the pitching win while going 4-for-5 with three RBIs and three runs in an 11-10 softball victory against Country Day.

Bryce Robinson, St. Augustine: Took a no-hitter into the seventh inning after he scored the winning run in a 6-4 victory against Brother Martin. He doubled once and scored two runs.

Germain Smith-Mata, Warren Easton: Won the 100 meters at the Texas Relays in 10.21 seconds, the fastest time in Louisiana this year and tied for No. 2 nationally, according to Milesplit.

Talan Theriot, Hahnville: Earned a complete-game win against nearby rival Lutcher with five strikeouts, and reached base three times with two singles and a walk in an 8-3 victory.

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