High School Sports

Athletes of the Week for January 15, 2009

The Mid-Columbia Athletes of the Week for January 15, 2009.


Trey Haines, Sr., Walla Walla

Won CBBN matches over David Huizar and Saul Soto and then won the 160-pound title at the Naches Invite.Girls Basketball

Girls Basketball

Tiffany Idler, Jr., Columbia (Burbank)

In SCAC East victories over Wahluke and Royal, she combined for 31 points, 13 rebounds, 15 steals and six assists.


Cody Roberts, Sr., Richland

He won the 50-yard freestyle at a CBBN dual at Walla Walla, then took second in the 100 butterfly and third in the 100 backstroke at the Kentridge Invite.

Boys Basketball

Lance Whitney, Sr., Connell

He had 16 points and nine rebounds in an SCAC East win over Warden, then scored 27 points in a victory over Kiona-Benton.

* 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.