High School Sports

Athletes of the Week for January 7, 2010

The Mid-Columbia Athletes of the Week for January 7, 2010.


Nathan Gonzalez, Soph., Sunnyside

He won the 103-pound division at the Hanford Winter Cup, defeating Richland’s Josh Andrew 3-0 in the championship match.

Girls Basketball

Jessica Small, Sr., Kiona-Benton

She had 13 points and 14 re-bounds in each of the Bears’ wins at the Dayton Christmas tourney over LaCrosse-Washtucna and Dayton.

Boys Basketball

Gary Winston, Sr., Walla Walla

Idaho signee went off for 40 points against Post Falls and 43 vs. University at the North Idaho College Holiday Basketball tourney.

* 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.