Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Week for Nov. 11-17

The Athlete of the Week nominees for Nov. 11-17. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus page. Each weekly winner will be included in an Athlete of the Month poll.

Mia Chang | Jackson | Girls Swimming

Chang, a junior, won the 100-yard backstroke and the 200 individual medley Saturday at the Class 4A state championships in Federal Way. She swam All-American qualifying times in both events and was named the 4A swimmer of the meet.

Carson Chrisman | Lakewood | Football

Chrisman, a junior wide receiver, caught seven passes for 111 yards and three touchdowns in the Cougars’ 38-12 win over Sequim on Friday in the first round of the Class 2A state playoffs.

Kayli Kersavage | Snohomish | Girls Diving

Kersavage, a junior, captured her third straight state diving title Saturday at the Class 3A state championships in Federal Way. Kersavage’s score of 438.8 was more than 36 points ahead of the runner-up, Brooke Andrews of Mercer Island.

Dallas Landeros | Lake Stevens | Football

Landeros, a senior running back, rushed for 276 yards and two touchdowns on 41 carries in the Vikings’ 28-21 victory over Union on Saturday in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs.

Edgar Martinez | Marysville Pilchuck | Football

Martinez, a senior, kicked a 39-yard, game-tying field goal as time expired Friday to send the Tomahawks’ first-round 3A state playoff game against Prairie into overtime. Marysville Pilchuck went on to win, 37-30.

Samaya Morin | Lake Stevens | Volleyball

Morin, a junior, had 14 kills and seven digs in the Vikings’ 3-0 win over Mount Si in a Wes-King Bi-District Tournament match Nov. 12. The victory earned Lake Stevens a berth in this week’s Class 4A state tournament in Yakima.

Daylee Peterson | King’s | Girls Soccer

Peterson, a junior midfielder/forward, scored a pair of goals Wednesday in the Knights’ 4-0 victory over La Center in the opening round of the Class 1A state playoffs.

Jasett Smith and MacKenzie Whyte | Snohomish | Volleyball

Smith, a sophomore, and Whyte, a junior, combined for 33 kills and 53 digs in the Panthers’ 3-0 win over Oak Harbor on Thursday in a Northwest District contest. The victory earned Snohomish a berth in this week’s Class 3A state tournament in Yakima.

Talk to us

More in Sports

Seattle Seahawks running back Kenneth Walker III celebrates after scoring against the Carolina Panthers during the second half of Sunday’s game in Seattle. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)
Grading the Seahawks in their 37-27 win over the Panthers

Seattle turns in a solid all-around performance in front of the 2013 Super Bowl winners.

Monroe’s Mason Davis (1) celebrates with Trent Bublitz (11) after Bublitz’s touchdown reception against Edmonds-Woodway on Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, at Edmonds School District Stadium in Edmonds, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Reader poll: Make your picks for Week 5 prep football games

Do you think you can beat the experts in our weekly high… Continue reading

Arlington’s defense stuffs Ferndale running back Talan Bungard on Friday, Sept. 22, 2023, at Arlington High School in Arlington, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Arlington steamrolls Ferndale in 3A Wesco North showdown

The Eagles light up offense in the first half, finish business to earn a 46-14 win.

Lake Stevens High School head football coach Tom Tri hoists his team’s championship trophy during a community parade and celebration Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022, in Lake Stevens, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
The Herald’s 2022-23 Man of the Year in Sports: Tom Tri

The Lake Stevens coach guided the Vikings to Snohomish County’s first large classification football state title in more than 30 years.

West Linn’s Ryan Vandenbrink (23) runs with the ball during a football game between Lake Stevens and West Linn at Lake Stevens High School in Lake Stevens, Washington on Friday, Sept. 22, 2023. West Linn won, 49-30. (Annie Barker / The Herald)
Turnovers cost Lake Stevens in loss to Oregon power West Linn

The Vikings’ run of 35 straight home wins in the regular season ends in an interstate showdown of big-school state champions.

Marysville Pilchuck’s Christian Van Natta lifts the ball in the air to celebrate a turnover during the game against Marysville Getchell on Friday, Sept. 16, 2022 in Marysville, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Prep football roundup for Friday, Sept. 22

Prep football roundup for Friday, Sept. 22: (Note for coaches/scorekeepers: To report… Continue reading

Lynnwood teammates mob senior Abbie Orr (4) after her impressive dig led to a point against Jackson during a volleyball match Thursday, Sept. 14, 2023, at Lynnwood High School in Bothell, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Lynnwood volleyball team continues rise to prominence

After ending a 20-year state drought last season, the Royals are surging again and have vaulted to No. 3 in Class 3A in the new WSVCA poll.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith (7) scrambles up field during the second half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Sept. 17, 2023, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Seahawks set to host Panthers, honor past while focused on present

Seattle will honor the 10-year anniversary of its only Super Bowl championship during Sunday’s game.

Jackson High’s Ben Lee lunges to get to the ball against Kamiak on Thursday, Sep. 22, 2022, at the Kamiak Tennis Courts in Mukilteo, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Prep boys tennis season preview: Players and teams to watch

A look at the area’s top athletes and teams on the tennis court this fall.

Most Read