The Athlete of the Week nominees for Jan. 21-27. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus page.
Lynnwood | Girls Basketball
Boston, a junior, scored 11 of her 18 points in the second half while playing on an injured ankle in the Royals’ 57-53 Wesco 3A/2A win over Cedarcrest on Tuesday. Boston hurt her ankle in the second quarter.
Marysville Getchell | Boys Basketball
Knight, a sophomore, scored more than half his team’s points in a 65-58 win over Stanwood on Wednesday. He finished the game with 39 points. “We threw multiple defenses at him, and nothing seemed to work, obviously,” Stanwood coach Zach Ward said.
Snohomish | Girls Wrestling
Marshall, a sophomore ranked seventh in the state in her weight class by Washington Wrestling Report, won the 190-pound division at the 42-team Lady Knights Invitational on Saturday at Mariner High School. Marshall pinned all four of her opponents.
Oak Harbor | Boys Wrestling
McBride, a senior, recorded a takedown in a sudden-victory overtime period to beat Marysville Pilchuck’s Isaiah Galindo in a bout at 152 pounds during a Wesco 3A North dual meet Tuesday. McBride is ranked sixth and Galindo third in the Washington Wrestling Report’s 3A rankings. Galindo beat McBride in overtime earlier this season.
Shorecrest | Boys Swimming
Thurman, a senior, won the 200-yard freestyle and 500 freestyle with Class 3A state-qualifying times of 1 minutes, 47.98 seconds and 4:54.54, respectively, in the Scots’ win over rival Shorewood on Thursday. Thurman also helped Shorecrest’s 400 freestyle relay team to a victory with a 3A state-qualifying time of 3:20.99.
Jackson | Bowling
Zellmer, a senior, rolled a 168 game and a 329 series to help the Timberwolves win the 4A-3A District Tournament on Wednesday at Glacier Lanes in Everett. With the victory, Jackson earned a spot in the state tournament, which is scheduled for Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Narrows Plaza Bowl in University Place.