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Vote now: Who should be the WaFd Bank Washington High School Athlete of the Week (Jan. 10-16)?

Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank Washington High School Athlete of the Week for Jan. 10-16 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff.

Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank Washington High School Athlete of the Week for Jan. 10-16 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting will conclude on Sunday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Monday, Jan. 24. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, please email or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivewa.


Editor’s Note: Our Athlete of the Week feature and corresponding poll is intended to be fun, and we do not set limits on how many times a fan can vote during the competition. However, we do not allow votes that are generated by script, macro or other automated means. Athletes that receive votes generated by script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified.

Mya Groce, Pasco: The senior point guard exploded for a game-high 28 points, including two fourth-quarter 3-pointers than propelled the visiting Bulldogs to a key MCC victory over Chiawana.

Kyra Gardner, Raymond: The WSU signee blistered Winlock with a game-high 30 points - her fourth 30-point outing of the season - with 10 rebounds in a victory.

Libby Stump, Lynden Christian: The senior guard finished with a game-high 23 points, and the 1A Lyncs toppled Archbishop Murphy in a non-league tilt.

Madi Cloninger, Garfield-Palouse: The guard got hot from long range, tallying seven first-half 3-pointers and finishing with 21 points in a victory over St. John-Endicott.

Camille Jentsch, Lake Stevens: The EWU signee post player registered a rare triple double - 15 points, 12 rebounds, 10 blocked shots - in a Wesco victory over Everett.

Jersey Huerta, Kentwood: The point guard broke the school single-game scoring mark with 41 points in a 4A NPSL win over Federal Way.

Kylie Waltermeyer, Tumwater: The junior wing player led all scorers with 20 points, nine coming in the fourth quarter, as the Thunderbirds beat 4A Camas in a non-league meeting.

Taylor Schwab, Gig Harbor: The sharp-shooter scored a game-high 31 points in a 3A SSC win over Timberline.

Malia Garcia, Mount Vernon: The guard blistered Sequim for a game-high 25 points in a non-league victory.

Jolene Vaara, Sequim: The sophomore guard led the way with a game-high 31 points - 23 coming in the second half - with eight steals as the Wolves beat 2A Olympic rival Port Angeles for the first time since 2015.

Allie Greene, Neah Bay: The junior guard got hot from deep, sinking six 3-pointers and scoring a game-high 27 points in a win over Clallam Bay.

Brynn McGaughy, Colfax: The ninth grade forward had 23 points, 16 coming in the fourth quarter, as the Bulldogs rallied to hand Liberty of Spangle its first loss. She also had 10 rebounds in the victory.

Asher Cai, Colfax: Tallied a team-high 26 points and eight rebounds in the Bulldogs’ win over Liberty.

Teagan Colvin, Liberty of Spangle: The sophomore went off for a game-high 34 points, 10 rebounds and seven steals in a 2B NEC loss to Colfax.

Alana Zavala, Mabton: The eighth grader tallied a career-high 32 points, including five 3-pointers, in a victory over White Swan.

Asjon Anderson, Mount Tahoma (3A): Scored 33 points on 61 percent shooting overall, 7-of-12 shooting from 3, then pulled down seven boards, dished out three assists and had a block in a win over Lakes Saturday.

Trayce Atkins, Ferris (3A): Had 18 points in an important league thrashing of University on Tuesday.

Luke Blachly, Archbishop Murphy (2A): Had a season-high 26 points in a nine-point loss to Marysville-Pilchuck.

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