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Nominees for the The Columbian Week 16 prep athlete of the week, sponsored by Killer Burger

Nominees from Stevenson, Washougal, Evergreen, Union and Columbia River

By Tim Martinez, Columbian Assistant Sports Editor
Published: January 29, 2024, 9:31am

Here are the nominees for the The Columbian 2023-24 Week 16 high school athlete of the week, sponsored by Killer Burger.

Voting will continue until 7 p.m. Wednesday.

To avoid vote manipulation, voting is restricted by IP address, one vote per IP address. That means people voting while connected to a public WIFI access may be unable to vote. We suggest voting be done by private internet access or through your cellular provider.

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.

Nominees are posted and voting begins each Monday and runs through Wednesday.


Here are the nominees:

CHRIS BLACKLEDGE, STEVENSON BOYS BASKETBALL: Blackledge averaged 28 points, four rebounds and four assists over four league wins for the Bulldogs.

BELLA CURRY, EVERGREEN GIRLS BOWLING: Curry bowled a 549 series to capture the 3A individual district title and lead Evergreen to another team title.

BROOKLYNN HAYWOOD, UNION GIRLS BASKETBALL: Haywood scored 25 points in a win over Heritage and had 38 points, eight rebounds, six assists and six steals in a win over Evergreen.

TENNYSON KURTZ, COLUMBIA RIVER BOYS WRESTLING: Kurtz edged out Nathan Wadleigh of Mountain View after two technical falls to win his third title at the Clark County Championships.

KIERSTEN LEES, WASHOUGAL GIRLS WRESTLING: Lees won three matches, all by fall, to win the 130-pound division and win a third title at the Clark County Championships.