Prep fall athlete of the week: Rylee Seekins, Hockinson soccer

Weekly honor is sponsored by Athletes Corner



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Rylee Seekins of the Hockinson girls soccer team was voted The Columbian’s high school fall sports athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Oct. 5.

Seekins collected 43 percent of the 1,460 votes cast by fans to beat out Braeden Campbell of Camas golf, who had 33 percent.

Seekins had two goals and an assist as the Hawks opened 2A Greater St. Helens League play with a pair of wins.

The other nominees were Columbia River swimmer Monica Bottelberghe, Skyview volleyball player Kelsey Brown and Union cross country runner Alexis Fuller.

Nominees and the online ballot are posted at each Monday and voting continues until 8 p.m. Thursday.

Athletes may be elected player of the week once during the regular season, and no athlete can be nominated for the honor in consecutive weeks.