The quarterback completed 26 of 48 passes for 424 yards and three TDs in a loss to Gonzaga Prep.
Abshire received 50.41% of the vote, beating out Mead’s Caleb Shawen who finished second with 37.35%. O’Dea’s Jason Brown finished third with 10.19% and Eisenhower’s Hannah Hilton finished fourth with 0.78%.
Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of April 5-11:
Jason Brown, O’Dea: Freshman turned 22 carries into 214 rushing yards, including a game-sealing 50-yard run in a 31-14 Metro League semifinal win over Eastside Catholic.
Teagin Child, Auburn Mountainview: Senior receiver caught 11 passes for 135 yards and a touchdown in the Lions’ 3A NPSL-clinching win over Kentlake, writest the Tacoma News Tribune.
Caleb Shawen, Mead: Turned 11 carries into 111 rushing yards and two touchdowns in a 41-14 win over University.
Ryan McKenna, Gonzaga Prep: After being bottled up for most of the night, he led two fourth quarter scoring drives — capped by TD runs of 51 and 1 yards — in a win over Central Valley.
Jesus Silva, Highland: Tallied four goals in a victory over Granger, writes the Yakima Herald Republic.
Hannah Hilton, Eisenhower: Ran the ninth-fastest 2K steeplechase time (7:53.85) in the country this season at the Eisenhower Jamboree, writes the Yakima Herald Republic.
Rylen Bayne, South Kitsap: Struck out 11 in five innings in earning a shutout victory over Curtis in a 4A SPSL showdown.
Wyatt Jones, Puyallup: The junior right-hander pitched a one-hit shutout in five innings, striking out eight in a win over Olympia.