Here are the candidates for the Washington Federal high school athlete of the week for Sept. 23-29, as nominated by fans, readers and Scorebook Live’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting will conclude on Thursday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Friday morning. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, please email email@example.com or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivewa.
- Last week’s winner: Saisha Morales, Steilacoom volleyball
Devon Nofoa-Masoe, Lakes RB/LB: Nofoa-Masoe rushed eight times for 71 yards and 4 TDs and caught a 78-yard TD pass in Lakes’ 67-0 win over Stadium. He also had five solo tackles and a sack on defense.
Jacques Badolato-Birdsell, Camas RB: Badolato-Birdsell had 26 carries for 137 yards and a touchdown in Camas’ 24-7 win over Bellevue.
Junior Alexander, Kennedy Catholic WR: Alexander had 9 receptions for 172 yards and a career-best five touchdowns in the Lancers’ 48-0 victory over Tahoma.
Caleb Shawen, Mead RB: Shawen carried the ball 20 times for 181 yards in Mead’s 34-28 win over Mt. Spokane.
Trent Gwinn, Pomeroy RB: Gwinn had 5 carries for 107 yards and 2 TDs, 4 receptions for 127 yards and 3 TDs and a 70-yard punt return for a touchdown in Pomeroy’s 62-6 win over Yakima Tribal.
Torrey Bannan, Orting TE/LB: Bannan had 12 tackles and three interceptions — including a pick six — in Orting’s 41-21 win over River Ridge. He also had 3 catches for 30 yards.
Myles Mayovsky, Kennewick RB: Mayovsky had 178 yards rushing on 30 carries in Kennewick’s 42-18 upset of Kamiakin.
Ashton Haight, Onalaska FB: Haight carried the ball 38 times for 270 yards and a touchdown in No. 1 Onalaska’s 42-6 victory over Pe Ell-Willapa Valley. He also blocked a punt.
Kannon Katzer, Mt. Spokane RB: Katzer rushed for 284 yards and four TDs on 30 carries in Mt. Spokane’s 34-28 loss to Mead.
Paxton Russell, Tenino WR: Russell had 8 receptions for 231 yards and three touchdowns and added a rushing TD in Tenino’s victory over Northwest Christian/Life Christian.
Nathan Blauman, Wenatchee RB: Blauman rushed for 291 yards and six touchdowns in Wenatchee’s 49-28 CBBN victory over Eisenhower.
Dawson Cairns, Cedarcrest WR: Cairns had 9 receptions for 135 yards and added 4 tackles on defense in Cedarcrest’s 22-18 win over Bellingham. Six of his nine catches were for first downs.
Deonte Hayes, Spanaway Lake WR: Hayes had 6 receptions for 122 yards and 4 TDs, plus an interception and a fumble recovery in Spanaway Lake’s win over Mount Tahoma.
Jesse Sandretzky, Sumner RB: Sandretzky ran for 201 yards and 3 touchdowns in Sumner’s 41-0 win over Curtis.
Dion Lee, Chiawana WR/DB: Lee had two touchdown catches — including a 73-yard score — and intercepted a pass on defense in Chiawana’s 21-20 loss to Union.
Claudell Quinland, Franklin Pierce QB: Quinland passed for 271 yards and four touchdowns in Franklin Pierce’s 27-0 victory over White River.
Wyatt Redding, Sumner K: Redding kicked a career-long 51-yard field goal in Sumner’s win over Curtis.
Voting has closed for this week!