High School Sports

Athletes of the Week for November 6, 2008

The Mid-Columbia Athletes of the Week for November 6, 2008.


Carlin Andrew, Sr., Pasco

Quarterback ran for season-high 189 yards and two TDs on 38 carries, and also had an interception in crossover win over Kamiakin.

Cross Country

Nancy Cardenas, Sr., Umatilla

She won the Oregon 3A/2A/1A state meet by 20 seconds over Lakeview’s Ashley Baldovino, finishing 5 kilometers in 19:03.1.


Melissa Merrill, Fr., Hanford

She won district titles in the 200-yard individual medley (2:21.77) and 100 freestyle (58.00) to qualify for the 3A state meet.


Mahaley Sapp, Jr., Pasco

She made six saves in regulation and two in the shootout as Bulldogs won the 4A CBBN district title with a 2-1 victory over Southridge


Maria Staley, Sr., Liberty Christian

She combined for 32 kills and 23 blocks in victories over Asotin, Dayton and DeSales that clinched the Patriots a No. 1 district seed.