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Inland Empire: Athletes of the Week

Reuben Franklin, Vista Murrieta, Sr.

Franklin became the first wrestler in school history to win a title at the Riverside County Championships, scoring a 16-4 major decision Saturday against Ryan Rees of Temecula Great Oak in the 189-pound division at Riverside Arlington High. Rees beat Franklin for the Southwestern League title last season

Kamille Diaz, Indio, So.

Diaz, a 5-8 guard, scored a season-high 19 points Jan. 4 in a 100-14 victory against Palm Desert Xavier Prep, then had 17 points Thursday in a 76-30 win against Cathedral City, helping the Rajahs to a 5-0 record in the Desert Valley League. Diaz has scored in double digits in nine straight games.