East Ascension's Jaqunn Mitchell is the parish Athlete of the Week.

This week’s Weekly Citizen Athlete of the Week, brought to you by Rouses Market, is senior defensive back Jaqunn Mitchell of East Ascension.

In the Spartans' 37-0 district win over McKinley last week, Mitchell came up with three interceptions. He returned one of them for a touchdown.

Mitchell also added a 41-yard punt return touchdown to the effort.