Ascension Christian's Landon Ortego is the parish Athlete of the Week.

This week’s Weekly Citizen Athlete of the Week, brought to you by Rouses Market, is senior running back Landon Ortego of Ascension Christian.

Landon carried the ball 35 times for a school record 297 yards and three touchdown in the Lions’ 41-18 victory over Fisher on Friday night.

The victory improved Ascension Christian’s record to 3-2.