High School Sports

Athletes of the Week for April 24, 2008

The Mid-Columbia Athletes of the Week for April 24, 2008.


Richole Berger, Jr., Hermiston

She won three No. 1 singles matches and did not drop a game vs. Courtney Lehman of The Dalles-Wahtonka or Kallie Garnett of Bend.


Marc Garza, Jr., Othello

He tossed a three-hitter and had two doubles, a home run and nine RBIs in a CWAC doubleheader sweep of Prosser.


Jose Garibay, Jr., Connell

Goalie made 17 saves in winning three games, including a pair of shutouts (Kiona-Benton, Naches Valley) for SCAC champion Eagles.


Kelsey Johnson, Sr., Pasco

She teamed with Neddy Martinez to win the Scotch ball division at the Pasco Girls Golf Invite with a net score of 80 at Sun Willows.


Debbie Molsbarger, Jr., Connell

She struck out 25 in a sweep of River View and hit a walkoff three-run homer in Game 2; also struck out 10 in a one-hitter vs. Burbank.

Track & Field

Cade Wandling, Sr., Prosser

He was Outstanding Male Athlete of the Pasco Invite, placing second in the 100 and 200 meters and anchoring the winning 4x100.

* Athletes of the Week are selected by the Herald sports staff and run Thursdays. Coaches with an athlete to nominate should e-mail rferran@tricityherald.com by noon Mondays.