Week 10 winter prep athlete of the week nominees

Weekly vote sponsored by Athletes Corner

By Tim Martinez, Columbian Assistant Sports Editor



Nominees for high school winter sports athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Feb. 15. Voting will conclude at 8 p.m. Thursday with results published in Friday’s Columbian.

JOCELYN ADAMS, SKYVIEW GIRLS BASKETBALL: Adams scored 15 points in the Storm’s district title win and another 14 points in their regional-clinching win in the bi-district tournament.

ALEX BERFANGER, UNION BOYS WRESTLING: Berfanger, ranked No. 1 in the state at 170 pounds, won the regional title at 170 pounds, earning the title with a forfeit win over teammate Javier Martinez in the final.

ROBERT FRANKS, EVERGREEN BOYS BASKETBALL: Franks averaged 20 points a game over three playoff games, but none more important than the improbable over-his-head shot that earned him a spot on ESPN.

ERIN LOCKE, WASHOUGAL GIRLS WRESTLING: Locke won the 137-pound division at the regional in Hoquiam helping Washougal earn the team title.

NICOLE MOSS, HERITAGE GYMNASTICS: Moss won the district all-around title with a 37.25, winning on bars, beam and floor in the process. Then she earned berth to state in the all-around at the regional meet.

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