The Mid-Columbia Athletes of the Week for May 7, 2009.
Taylor Dickey, Sr., Richland
He won the No. 2 boys singles title at the Inland Empire tournament, beating Alex Hattamer of Gonzaga Prep in the finals.
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Track and Field
Robert Jessop, Sr., Kennewick
He won the pole vault and 200 and took second in the triple jump to help the Lions win their first league dual in three years.
Doris Lupercio, Sr., Grandview
She went 7-for-8 with seven RBIs in a doubleheader sweep of Wapato that clinched a CWAC district berth for the Greyhounds.
Samson Martinez, Fr., Pasco
He was the top area finisher at the Inland Empire tourney, shooting an even-par 72 at Spokane Country Club to tie for second.
Mynor Maza, Sr., Prosser
In wins over Wapato, Toppenish and East Valley, he had six goals and an assist to help Prosser wrap up the CWAC South title.
Tyler Roberts, Sr., Southridge
He went 7-for-9 with 2 doubles and a triple against Sunnyside and Kennewick. He finished the season batting a CBBN-best .651.
* Athletes of the Week are selected by the Herald sports staff and run Thursdays. Coaches with an athlete to nominate should e-mail email@example.com by noon Mondays.