Our KRKO Radio Russell & Hill Male Student Athlete of the Month for September 2019 is Davanta Murphy-McMillan, running back for the Cascade Bruins.
So far this season (through 4 games), the 5′ 9″ 170 lb. senior has 118 carries, 1076 rushing yards, 15 touchdowns; averaging 9.1 yards per carry
and 269 yards per game. Against Everett he racked up 334 yards and 6 touchdowns and against Mount Vernon had 322 yards and 3 touchdowns on an amazing
43 carries. Davanta’s GPA is 3.6 and his goal is to rush for 2000 yards this season. Jordan Sieh is head football coach at Cascade High School.
Congratulations Davanta!



Tom Lafferty is the Sports Director at KRKO/KKXA Radio. He is a member of the Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame; the Snohomish High School Hall of Fame; the recipient of the Dave Duvall Award from the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association District One and the Joe Martin Award for Service to baseball's Northwest League. Tom Lafferty & Steve Willits are co-hosts of Prep Sports Weekly, Mondays at 7 pm on KRKO.