KARLEY DE JAGER
School: Lynden Christian
Position: Outside hitter
What she did: De Jager made 10 kills and only two errors during Lynden Christian's 3-1 win against Lynden Tuesday, Oct. 15, at Lynden High School. De Jager also has helped lead the Lyncs to a 6-1 conference record and a 7-1 mark overall.
Coach's quote: "Karley is a great leader in both her positive attitude and consistently strong performances." - Kim Grycel
Position: Running back
What he did: Jones rushed for a season-high 302 yards and three touchdowns on 26 carries and also caught three passes for 56 yards and another three scores during a 60-28 win against Nooksack Valley Oct. 11. He's rushed for a Northwest Conference-best 861 yards this season.
Coach's quote: "His effort was part of a team effort over a quality opponent. Letrez is one of a number of great leaders on our team," - Bob Ames
Athletes of the Week are selected by the Sports staff of The Bellingham Herald from a list of student athletes nominated by their coaches for their outstanding performances. Coaches, please submit your nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org by 3 p.m. on Friday.
? Taylor Lunde, Meridian girls' soccer
? Roxy Kulm, Bellingham girls' swimming
? Emma Brice, Bellingham girls' soccer
? Cole Muder, Blaine football
? Logan Schilder and Nate Pearsall, Bellingham boys' tennis
? Shaye Fowler, Squalicum girls' swimming
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