Local is athlete of week

— The Washington Interscholastic Athletic Association has named a local basketball player as athlete of the week in the 1B classification.

Kristen Broersma of Sunnyside Christian was recognized for scoring 10 points and collecting 8 rebounds against La Salle on Dec. 6.

Four days later, she scored 27 points and hauled in 16 boards, as well as recorded 7 blocks against Mabton.

She was nominated by a community member and receives a congratulatory letter from WIAA Executive Director Mike Colbrese, as well as a T-shirt and certificate.


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