Athletes of the Week for May 23

  • Tue May 22nd, 2012 6:59pm

Ruby Herbert

Edmonds-Woodway High School

The senior standout took first place in the long jump at the 4A District 1/2 girls track and field championships May 16 at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. Herbert won with a jump of 16 feet, 6.75 feet, which was a personal record. Herbert also took fourth place in the triple jump with a personal best mark of 34-10 on May 18.

Ryan McArthur

Lynnwood High School

The Royals junior won the 800-meter run at the 3A District 1 boys track and field championships May 18 at Oak Harbor High School. McArthur clocked in with a time of 1 minute, 56.5 seconds. McArthur also ran on the 1,600 relay team, which took second place and also earned a berth to the state meet.