Manager Lee Johnson has been nominated for the Sky Bet League One manager of the month award for January.The 33-year-old has enjoyed a mixed month, winning two, drawing one and losing one of his four games during January.
A 2-2 draw against Doncaster was followed up with a fantastic 2-0 away victory over Fleetwood Town.
Gillingham caused Latics a set back as they ran out 3-2 winners but Athletic finished the month strongly with a convincing 3-0 victory over fellow play-off chases Notts County.
Johnson will go up against MK Dons' Karl Robinson, Bristol City's Steve Cotterill and Rochdale's Keith Hill.
The winner of the award will be announced on Friday, February 6.