Week 8 spring sports high school athlete of the week nominees

Weekly vote sponsored by Athletes Corner

By Tim Martinez, Columbian Assistant sports editor



Nominees for high school spring sports athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending May 17. Voting will conclude at 8 p.m. Thursday with results published in Friday's Columbian.

SAMMI HAMPTON, SKYVIEW TENNIS: Hampton didn't drop a set in winning her third consecutive Class 4A district singles championship and leading Skyview to the team title.

TREVOR HUDDLESTON, WOODLAND BASEBALL: Huddleston pitched 10 innings, giving up one run and striking out 12 while picking up two wins in the district tournament. He was also 3 for 7 with two doubles at the plate.

NICOLE O'HAVER, PRAIRIE SOFTBALL: O'Haver went 11 for 16 for the week, scored the winning run in district playoff win over Kelso and went 5 for 5 in another district win over Mountain View.

KEATON SPILLER, HERITAGE TRACK AND FIELD: Spiller was part of four victories at the 4A district meet, winning the 400, 800 and 1,600 and running a leg on the winning 1,600-meter relay for the Timberwolves.

REILLY WHITLOCK, UNION GOLF: Whitlock shot an 80 and an 81 to beat Taylor Hartley of Battle Ground by three shots and win the 4A district championship at Lewis River.

Who should be Week 8 spring prep athlete of the week?

  • Sammi Hampton, Skyview tennis 46%
  • Trevor Huddleston, Woodland baseball 4%
  • Nicole O'Haver, Prairie softball 40%
  • Keaton Spiller, Heritage track and field 3%
  • Reilly Whitlock, Union golf 8%

1041 total votes.