Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank Washington High School Athlete of the Week for March 1-7 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting will conclude on Sunday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Monday. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivewa.
THIS WEEK’S WAFD BANK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK NOMINEES:
Cooper Christensen, Royal: Senior wide receiver caught nine passes for 210 yards and three TDs in Knights’ 50-10 win over 4A Eastmont.
Jake Bowen, Union: Caught two touchdown passes and two interceptions in Union’s 60-13 win over Mountain View.
Colton Bower, North Kitsap: Threw three touchdown passes and rushed for two more in a lopsided win over Bainbridge.
Sam Anderson, Colville: Totaled five touchdowns in a 48-0 season-opening win over Medical Lake: three through the air (184 yards passing), two through the air (144 rushing), according to The Statesman Examiner.
Jordan Dwyer, Puyallup: Finished with 124 receiving yards and two touchdowns on five catches in 38-13 win over Sumner.
Jay Harper-Brooks, Fife: Turned 15 carries into 153 yards and three touchdowns in a win over Washington, per The News Tribune.
Tyson Lang, Glacier Peak: Accounted for three touchdowns — two passing and one on his feet — in a 35-7 win over Marysville Pilchuck.
Unterrio Latin-Henley, Eastside Catholic: Freshman caught touchdown passes of 67 and 12 yards, which totaled 109 yards on five catches, in his debut — the Crusaders’ 20-0 shutout of No. 1 O’Dea.
Conner Noah, Kelso: Ran for 189 yards, three touchdowns and had a pick-six in a lopsided win over Battle Ground.
Andre Northrup, Hockinson: Caught eight passes for 137 yards and a touchdown and added two interceptions on defense in a win over Columbia River, per The Columbian, a week after recording a pick-six and 99-yard kickoff return for touchdown.
Sonny Pitts, Union: Kicked a school record 47-yard field goal in a win over Mountain View after setting the record with a 45-yarder in Week 1.
Wyatt Partridge, Castle Rock: Had 177 rushing yards — 105 in the first half — on 16 carries and three touchdowns in a 48-0 win over Columbia-White Salmon.
Michael Purl, Cascade: Rushed for 180 yards and two touchdowns in a lopsided win over Cedarest, reports The Everett Herald.
Trace Ridgway, Montesano: Tallied 265 total yards — 177 rushing — and four touchdowns in a 41-24 win over La Center, reports The Columbian.
Jay Roughton, Lake Stevens: Finished with 180 yards and three touchdown rushes in a season-opening win over Archbishop Murphy, reports The Everett Herald.
Riley Rudolfo, Monroe: Logged three interceptions and a touchdown catch in a 14-0 win over Arlington, per The Everett Herald.
Jimmy Strange, Naselle: Turned five carries into 144 yards and four touchdowns in a 76-0 win over Northwest Christian.
Tristan Warner, Bellarmine Prep: Warner had 220 yards all purpose, 171 rushing, 2 TDs (1 throw + 1 run), 5 tackles and 1 fumble recovery in the Lions’ win against Wilson.