We expect more from our athletes, that’s why the Gatorade Player of the Year program recognizes the nation’s most outstanding high school student-athletes for their athletic excellence, academic achievement and exemplary character. That’s what makes this award the most prestigious honor in High School sports.
In each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia, one GATORADE STATE HIGH SCHOOL PLAYER OF THE YEAR is chosen in each of the following sports:
IN EACH OF THE TWELVE SPORTS, ONE STUDENT-ATHLETE WILL BE RECOGNIZED AS THE BEST IN THE STATE BASED ON ATHLETICS, ACADEMICS AND CHARACTER.
IN EACH OF THE TWELVE SPORTS, THE BEST HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT-ATHLETES IN THE NATION ARE RECOGNIZED AS THE GATORADE NATIONAL PLAYER OF THE YEAR.
ONE MALE AND ONE FEMALE ARE CHOSEN FROM THE TWELVE NATIONAL WINNERS, AND NAMED GATORADE HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETE OF THE YEAR. ONE OF THE MOST PRESTIGOUS AWARDS IN HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS.
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Do you know a high school athlete who demonstrates athletic excellence, academic achievement and exemplary Character? Nominate them for the Gatorade Player of the Year award!
Congrats to A.J. Lytton (@Lil_ajj1), the 2017-18 @Gatorade Maryland Player of the Year! #GatoradePOY https://t.co/urGdhyGFIY
Congrats to Lorenzo Lingard (@d1champ99), the 2017-18 @Gatorade Florida Player of the Year! #GatoradePOY https://t.co/fDtbFQ1DWD
Congrats to @DevinLeary1, the 2017-18 @Gatorade New Jersey Player of the Year! #GatoradePOY https://t.co/5nNfE9C10r
Congrats to @Trevorlawrencee, the 2017-18 @Gatorade Georgia Player of the Year! #GatoradePOY https://t.co/x60AhlPIVd
Congrats to @CammonC, the 2017-18 @Gatorade Utah Player of the Year! #GatoradePOY https://t.co/b28Lrrp4r8