The Herald’s Athlete of the Week poll.

The Herald’s Athlete of the Week poll.

Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Week for May 17-23

The Athlete of the Week nominees for May 17-23. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced with next week’s poll and will be included in the paper on Tuesday, June 1. Each weekly winner will be entered into the Athlete of the Month poll.

Emma Floyd

Emma Floyd

Last week’s winner:

Emma Floyd | Stanwood | Girls basketball

Floyd, a junior, tied a program record by hitting six 3-pointers in the Spartans’ 74-17 win over Marysville Pilchuck on May 12. She finished the game with 22 points. She won The Herald’s Athlete of the Week for May 10-16 by claiming 714 of 2,463 (29%) votes.

Note: Athlete of the Week winners aren’t eligible for a nomination the following week.

This week’s nominees:

Shae Dixon | Lakewood | Boys basketball

Dixon, a senior, scored 24 points in back-to-back games as he helped the Cougars to victories over Arlington on May 19 and Snohomish on May 21. Dixon scored 15 of his 24 points against Arlington in the second half as Lakewood rallied from a halftime deficit to win.

Ella Gallatin | Snohomish | Girls basketball

Gallatin, a junior, scored 23 points in just 19 minutes as Snohomish topped Edmonds-Woodway 60-45 on May 20. She also scored a team-high 23 points in the Panthers’ 61-53 loss to Arlington on May 17.

Alan Garcia | Cascade | Boys wrestling

Garcia won his match 182-pound match against Diego Amos by a 13-11 overtime decision to help Cascade edge Lynnwood 37-36 in a dual meet May 20.

Vlad Gilszmer | Kamiak | Boys swim and dive

Gilszmer, a senior, swam his way to victories in the 100-yard backstroke and 200 freestyle and was also a member of the Knights’ victorious 200 freestyle and 400 freestyle relay teams in a three-team meet May 19. Gilszmer finished the 100 backstroke in 54.07 seconds and the 200 freestyle in 1 minute, 43.16 seconds.

Zach Ingle | Archbishop Murphy | Boys basketball

Ingle, a senior, scored a game-high 23 points to lead Archbishop Murphy to a 61-52 win over Edmonds-Woodway on May 19. He also scored 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in a 69-57 win over Cedarcrest on May 17.

Fatoumata Jaiteh | Meadowdale | Girls basketball

Jaiteh, a senior, scored a game-high 23 points in Meadowdale’s 61-56 overtime loss to Cedarcrest on May 18. She also scored a game-high 19 points as the Mavericks beat Kamiak 60-34 on May 20.

Malakhi Knight | Marysville Getchell | Boys basketball

Knight, a senior, poured in a season-high 37 points to lead Marysville Getchell past Monroe 67-53 on May 21.

Adria Lincoln | Monroe | Girls basketball

Lincoln, a sophomore, scored a game-high 34 points and pulled down nine rebounds in Monroe’s 77-61 loss to Kamiak May 18.

Chris Raynor | Everett | Boys swim and dive

Raynor won the 200-yard freestyle and 100 backstroke with times of 2 minutes, 5.19 seconds and 1:02.61, respectively, as Everett beat Monroe 83-64 in a dual meet May 19.

Tyler Sargent | Sultan | Boys basketball

Sargent, a junior, made four 3-pointers and scored 21 of his game-high 28 points in the first half as Sultan defeated Bush 85-51 on May 18. He also hit four 3-pointers on his way to scoring a game-high 20 points in a 81-26 victory over Granite Falls on May 20.

Jenna Villa | Arlington | Girls basketball

Villa, a sophomore, scored a game-high 22 points to help lift Arlington to a 77-36 win over Jackson on May 20. She also scored 14 points in the Eagles’ 61-53 win over Snohomish on May 17.

Note: The Herald’s Athlete of the Week nominees are chosen based off stats reported to the newspaper, recommendations from coaches and first-hand observations. Stats from games and recommendations for nominees can be sent to

Talk to us

More in Sports

Tennessee Titans kicker Randy Bullock (14) celebrates with tight end Geoff Swaim (87) as Seattle Seahawks defensive back Ryan Neal (26) reacts after Bullock kicked a field goal in overtime to give the Titans a 33-30 win in an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seahawks blow 4th-quarter lead, fall to Titans in OT

Tennessee running back Derrick Henry ran for two 4th-quarter TDs to erase Seattle’s 14-point lead.

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry (22) scores a touchdown against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, in Seattle. The extra point was good and the score tied the game at 30-30. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)
Grading the Seahawks’ 33-30 overtime loss to the Titans

Seattle started strong but ultimately suffered its worst lost in recent memory after a 2nd-half collapse.

Marysville-Pilchuck’s Darren Johnson-Jones, left, tries to block a pass to Miguel Chavez, right, during football practice on Thursday, Aug. 19, 2021 in Marysville, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Vote for The Herald’s Prep Football Game of the Week

Pick one of the high school football games we’ll cover this week.… Continue reading

AquaSox’s manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
AquaSox season ends with rain out

Everett’s finished the season 61-56 and one spot out of the High-A West championship series.

Washington Huskies running back Sean McGrew runs the ball into the end zone for a touchdown during the game against Arkansas State on Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021 in Seattle, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Huskies’ offense finally breaks out in win over Arkansas St.

Dylan Morris throws for 367 yards and three TDs as UW earns its much-needed first victory of the season.

Washington State quarterback Victor Gabalis throws a pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Southern California, Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, in Pullman, Wash. Southern California won 45-14. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)
Archbishop Murphy alum sees significant time at QB in WSU loss

Victor Gabalis fills in for the injured Jayden de Laura and completes 6-of-10 passes in a 45-14 defeat.

The Herald's prep football roundup. (Photo by Elaine Thompson)
Prep football roundup for Friday, Sept. 17

Prep football roundup for Friday, Sept. 17: (Note for coaches/scorekeepers: To report… Continue reading

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) celebrates with wide receiver DK Metcalf (14) after a touchdown against the Indianapolis Colts during an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021. (Jeff Haynes/AP Images for Panini)
Seahawks aim to continue success in home openers under Carroll

Seattle faces Tennessee on Sunday having won 12 straight home openers and 17 of 18 overall.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Saturday’s AquaSox-Indians game washed out

The game will not be made up and Sunday will stand as Everett’s last game of the season.

Most Read