The Mid-Columbia Athletes of the Week for April 22, 2010.
Garrett Anderson, Jr., Kamiakin
He struck out six and gave up five hits in six shutout innings against Eisenhower to lower his ERA to 1.12.
Track & Field
Garrett Gerling, Sr., Walla Walla
He won the 110-meter hurdles at the Pasco Invite in 14.38 seconds (No. 4 all-time in the region) and placed second in the 300 hurdles in 38.09 (No. 3 all-time).
Sydney Dautel, Sr., Richland
Tasha Talbot, So., Liberty Christian
In doubles, they earned Richland’s only win vs. Wenatchee, then earned wins at 1-2 singles vs. Kennewick and Sunnyside.
B.G. Guzman, Sr., Othello
He scored four goals and had three assists in CWAC wins over Prosser, Wapato and Grandview.
Amanda Rodriguez, Jr., Prosser
She was 2-for-3 with a triple and three RBIs as the Mustangs recorded a rare win over Othello, 7-6, in CWAC play.
Kristin Strankman, Soph., Richland
She teamed with Mary McDonald to win the Scotch division at the Pasco Invite, then shot even-par 72 at a CBBN pod at Horn Rapids.
* 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.