Congratulations to Estacada’s Waylon Riedel for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Oregon Athlete of the Week for the week of Nov. 21-27.
Riedel, a senior running back on the Estacada football team, powered his way for a game-high 125 rushing yards on 24 carries for the Rangers, helping them post a 32-8 win over Tillamook in the Class 4A state championship game at Hillsboro Stadium.
Riedel received 38.77% of the vote, beating out Cade Olds, a senior on the Oakland football team, who finished second with 26.11%. Maddox King, a sophomore on the Weston-McEwen/Griswold football team, was third with 17.19% and James Durand, a senior on the Estacada football team, was fourth with 12.39%. There were more than 47,000 votes tallied this week.
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