Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank Washington High School Athlete of the Week for Mar. 21-27 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, Apr. 4. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivewa.
THIS WEEK’S WAFD BANK WASHINGTON ATHLETE OF THE WEEK NOMINEES:
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Addison Hall, Winlock girls basketball: Hall scored a game-high 18 points to help the Blue Team to a 62-53 win over the White Team in the Southwest Washington Senior All-Star Game.
Esther Akinlosotu, Federal Way girls track and field: In a showdown with sophomore teammate Cassandra Atkins, the senior took over the state’s top mark in the triple jump with a mark of 38 feet, 71/4 inches at the Kent-Meridian Invite. Atkins moved up to No. 2 at 38-41/4.
Kamy Dacus, W.F. West softball: The senior left-handed ace got her first win of the spring by striking out 13 batters over seven innings, and scoring a run in the team’s 2A EvCo win over Centralia, reports the Centralia Chronicle.
Emma Hansen, Snohomish softball: The shortstop had three extra-base hits - two triples and one double - and four RBI in the Panthers’ 3A Wesco win over Marysville Getchell, reports the Everett Herald.
Madison Hubbard, Camas girls track and field: The junior moved atop the state rankings in the 100-meter dash by running a personal-best 12.09 seconds at the Tiger Invite.
Amanda Moll, Capital girls track and field: On her final attempt at the prestigious Texas Relays, the Cougars junior broke the national outdoor record in the girls pole vault with a mark of 14 feet, 91/2 inches. Paige Sommers held the previous mark at 14-9.