East Ascension's Jason Wakefield is the parish Athlete of the Week.

This week’s Weekly Citizen Athlete of the Week, brought to you by Rouses Market, is senior quarterback Jason Wakefield of East Ascension.

In the Spartans' 37-23 week six victory over Dutchtown, Wakefield completed 18 of 28 passes for 191 yards and two touchdowns. He also ran for two scores.

His performance helped improve the third-ranked Spartans to a perfect 6-0.