Athletes of the week
SCHOOL: St. Helens
The Lions ran the ball well and broke the century mark as they beat host Wilson 56-49, and it started with Rask pounding through the line and scoring his team's first and third touchdowns from 9 and 12 yards. He's a 6-0, 185-pound senior who doubles at linebacker.
SPORT: Cross country
The sophomore distance runner has led Indians this season and as of midweek was ranked sixth in the Northwest Oregon Conference. He medaled with a 24th-place showing out of 272 runners in the Nike Portland XC Division 2 race at Blue Lake Park.
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