Prep football player of the week: Trent Cowan



Trent Cowan, Union

Trent Cowan of Union has been selected The Columbian’s football player of the week in a vote by fans on Facebook.

Frank collected 41 percent of the 453 votes. Columbia River’s Remick Kawawaki had 23 percent for second place.

Cowan caught seven passes for 106 yards and a touchdown, rushed for 44 yards on four carries, intercepted three passes and knocked away two other passes, and kicked a field goal in a 39-22 state preliminary playoff victory over Graham-Kapowsin.

Other nominees for the first week of postseason play were Wyatt Aguirre of La Center, Zach Eagle of Camas, and Cy Whitmire of Woodland.

Nominees are posted on The Columbian’s blog at on Sunday. Voting starts shortly thereafter at and continues until Tuesday evening.