Vote for the Prep Athlete of the Week for Oct. 29-Nov. 4

The Athlete of the Week nominees for Oct. 29-Nov. 4. Voting closes at midnight Friday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus page.

Lindsay Ardry, Samantha Boyle, Alexis Palmer, Aviry Stratton, Brooke Wallace

Glacier Peak | Girls Cross Country

The Grizzlies’ first five runners all placed among the top 61 — out of 162 competitors — at the 2018 State Cross Country Championships on Saturday in Pasco, lifting GP to the 4A state title.

Mia Chang

Jackson | Girls Swimming

Chang, a sophomore, won two individual events — the 100 backstroke (56.86 seconds) and the 100 breaststroke (1:05.02) — and also was part of two first-place relay teams as she led the Timberwolves to the team title at the 4A District Championships on Saturday. Jackson narrowly edged Kamiak, 450-447.

Isaac Cortes

Granite Falls | Boys Cross Country

Cortes, a junior, placed third in the boys Class 1A race Saturday at the 2018 State Cross Country Championships in Pasco. Cortes completed the 5,000-meter course in 16:30.9.

Tom Lewis

Lake Stevens | Football

Lewis, a senior, carried the ball 11 times for 152 yards — an average of 13.8 yards per attempt — and scored two touchdowns in the Vikings’ 56-0 playoff victory over Kentlake on Friday.

Sophia Martino-Crew

Edmonds-Woodway | Girls Soccer

Martino-Crew, a junior, scored three goals in the Warriors’ 4-0 win over Arlington in a Northwest District playoff game Thursday. The win earned Edmonds-Woodway a berth in the Class 3A state tournament.

Samaya Morin

Lake Stevens | Volleyball

Morin, a sophomore, collected 13 kills, two aces, 11 digs and three blocks in the Vikings’ 3-0 win over Glacier Peak on Oct. 30.

Leah Quidachay

Oak Harbor | Volleyball

Quidachay, a senior, had six kills, 42 assists, one service ace and 13 digs in a 3-1 victory over Shorewood on Oct. 30.

Joseph Skoog

Jackson | Boys Cross Country

Skoog, a senior, placed third in the boys Class 4A race Saturday at the 2018 State Cross Country Championships in Pasco. Skoog covered the 5,000-meter course in 15:21.50.


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