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Sydnee Boothby of Washougal is The Columbian 2022-23 Week 6 prep athlete of the week

Cross country runner beats out Columbia River's Lauren Dreves for honor

By Tim Martinez, Columbian Assistant Sports Editor
Published: October 18, 2022, 7:40am

Washougal cross country runner Sydnee Boothby is the The Columbian 2022-23 Week 6 high school athlete of the week.

Boothby received 205 votes to beat out Columbia River volleyball player Lauren Dreves.

Boothby was the overall runner-up in the Lewis & Clark Invitational in Estacada, Ore., helping Washougal to a team title.

Winners of the athlete-of-the-week may not be nominated again during the regular season, and no athlete may be nominated in consecutive weeks.

Five new nominees and a new ballot will open next Tuesday, and voting continues through Thursday.


  1. Sydnee Boothby, Washougal cross country, 205
  2. Lauren Dreves, Columbia River volleyball, 164
  3. McKelvey Brewer, Hudson’s Bay swimming, 154
  4. Eli Huntington, Camas golf, 42
  5. Lexi Grumbois, Kelso slowpitch, 25

Here is what the other nominees did:

MCKELVEY BREWER, HUDSON’S BAY GIRLS SWIMMING: Brewer won the 100 butterfly in a state-qualifying time of 1:04.54 and won the 500 freestyle in a meet at Kelso.

LAUREN DREVES, COLUMBIA RIVER VOLLEYBALL: Dreves had 19 kills, 10 digs and four aces in a win over Mark Morris and 23 kills, 13 digs and two aces in a win over Ridgefield.

LEXI GRUMBOIS, KELSO SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL: Grumbois went 9 for 9 with two home runs, two triples and 12 RBI in three wins for the Hilanders.

ELI HUNTINGTON, CAMAS BOYS GOLF: The senior shot a 7-under-par 133, including a first-round 64, to win the 4A district tournament at Heron Lakes Golf Club.