Athlete of the Week highlights two athletes from a Federal Way high school each week.
To kick off this year’s Athlete of the Week series, the cheer teams from Decatur, Federal Way, Thomas Jefferson and Todd Beamer are in the spotlight.
Voting for the Athlete of the Year is held in May with a final celebratory event held the first week of June 2022.
Decatur High School 2021 cheer team:
Brianna Faith Bennett, Xington Cai, Yasmin Carreno, Aniah Seray Clausell, Victoria Cook, Hayden Jessikah Damian, Atiya Ellis Bash, Devi Skye Fitzgerald, Akilli Henderson, Cianna Lanet Hester, LaResa Money Hester, Alayna R. Jones, Taniya Danae Lambeth, Kalia Marie Lewis, Jolette Bethany Ramirez Herrera, Isabella Sarai Rivera, Briana Rosas, Alexandra Schwarz, Chaelyn Jaira Soriano, and Livia Noel Anne Thompson.
Head coach — Angelica Watkins
Federal Way High School 2021 cheer team:
Briannah Andersen, Areli Castro, Ella Huff, Shailiyonnah James Potts, Annie Omholt, Hannah Power, Emily Procter, Ajanae Toomer and Anaiyah Wyatt.
Head coach — Taylor Davis
Thomas Jefferson High School 2021 cheer team:
Yadira Alvarez, Georgia Bell, Delayla Betancourt-Daza, Jennifer Cuevas-Flores, Ashley M. Cundiff, Adriana Luz Hernandez, Minnie-Isabelle E. Hubbard, Alisia Dionne Mikrut, Maria A. Nemecio-Contreras, Rachel Kim Park, Dayana Rodriguez, Anisa Watsana Siboliban and Gracie May Wood-Clark.
Head coach — Tara Johnson
Todd Beamer High School 2021 cheer team:
Kedayza Forks, Emma Parker, RayOna Powell, Naomi Robello, Ahjeawnna Sterling, Talajah Williams, Jaquelyn Zambrano, Brielle Parsley and Jayla Cureton