Week 7 fall prep athlete of the week vote

Weekly vote sponsored by Athletes Corner

By Tim Martinez, Columbian Assistant sports editor

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Nominees for high school fall sports athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Oct. 26. Voting will conclude at 8 p.m. Thursday with results published in Friday's Columbian.

AUSTIN BLANKENSHIP, COLUMBIA RIVER BOYS CROSS COUNTRY: After finishing second to Kelso's Nick Mournier last year, Blankenship won the 3A district meet by seven seconds over Mournier, winning in 15:15.

DIEGO DE LA TORRE, HOCKINSON GOLF: De La Torre captured the 2A district tournament in dominating fashion, winning by 13 strokes and helping Hockinson win the team title.

NICOLE GOECKE, PRAIRIE GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY: Goecke defended her 3A district title, posting a 99-second victory with winning time of 16:45.

JONATHAN HO, CAMAS TENNIS: Ho won a three-set battle over Union's Tanner Blake to claim the 4A district singles championship.

MORGAN MICHELETTI, LA CENTER VOLLEYBALL: Micheletti had seven aces and 54 digs, including a whopping 40 digs in a division-clinching win over King's Way Christian.

Who should be Week 7 fall prep athlete of the week?

  • Austin Blankenship, Columbia River cross country 10%
  • Diego De La Torre, Hockinson golf 5%
  • Nicole Goecke, Prairie cross country 52%
  • Jonathan Ho, Camas tennis 15%
  • Morgan Micheletti, La Center volleyball 19%

1152 total votes.