Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank Washington High School Athlete of the Week for Nov. 22-28 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, Dec. 6. 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 WASHINGTON ATHLETE OF THE WEEK NOMINEES:
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Kevin Wulff, Eatonville: Wulff threw for 323 yards and accounted for five touchdowns to lead Eatonville to a 38-6 win over Lynden Christian in the WIAA 1A football semifinals.
William Wang, Bellevue: Wang had game-high 182 yards and three rushing touchdowns in Wolverines’ 27-3 win over Marysville-Pilchuck in the Class 3A semifinals.
Ashton Demarest, Napavine: Demarest finished with 88 rushing yards and two touchdowns on 10 carries and 115 yards passing in 42-10 2B state semifinal win over No. 3 Okanogan.
Jayshon Limar, Lake Stevens: Rushed for 75 yards on 12 carries and three touchdowns in 45-28 4A state semifinal win over Eastlake.
Jackson Esary, Kalama: Esary totaled 384 yards and six touchdowns in 46-30 2B semifinal win over Onalaska.
Marshall Haight, Onalaska: Led Onalaska with 169 total yards and two touchdowns on 25 carries in 46-30 2B semifinal loss against Kalama.
Derek Bergeson, Royal: Threw for 122 yards, rushed for another 81 yards and accounted for four total touchdowns in 35-14 1A semifinal win over ninth-ranked King’s.
Carlos Matheney, Tumwater: Rushed for 97 yards on 17 carries in Tumwater’s 14-3 2A state semifinal win over Squalicum.
Zach Lee, Graham-Kapowsin: Led the Eagles in rushing with 119 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries in 42-0 4A semifinal win over Kamiakin.
Jamari Jackson-Kinz, Franklin Boys Basketball: Had 18 points, 5 assists, and 3 steals in 78-41 win over Foster.
Robert Johnson, Foster Boys Basketball: Johnson had 18 points and 4 rebounds in 78-41 loss against Franklin.
Jazmyn Shipp, Bonney Lake Girls Basketball: Had 16 points in 53-28 win over Yelm.