Every week at least one athlete from each sport will earn theGatorade âG Standout Awardâ/IMG Academy Athlete of the Weekfor displaying Heart, Hustle and Soul, and exhibiting a true desire to reach their true athletic potential.
TheIMG Academy Basketball winners of theGatorade âGâ Standout Award/IMG Academy Athlete of the Week Award areâ¦
Eric Young & Doria Sapronova
Eric: Middletown, Connecticut
Doria: Moscow, Russia
Eric: Paul Pierce
Doria: Michael Jordan
Eric: Boston Celtics
Doria: Chicago Bulls
Best Advice Received:
Eric: "Anything is possible"
Doria: "Work Hard"
Favorite Part of IMG Academy:
Eric: "The overall environment"
Doria: "The camps are fun!"
Biggest Athletic Accomplishment:
Eric: Game-winning buzzer-beater
Doria: 3x basketball champion in Russia
Doria: Kanye West
Biggest Superstition/Habit Before Competition:
Doria: "Make sure my shoes are tied!"
This player has displayed Attitude, Concentration and Effort on a daily basis and has received recognition by our coaching staff. Our coaching staff strives daily to deliverQuality Instructionwithin aCompetitive Environmentand provide all of our summer camp athletes with theOpportunityto fulfill their individual athletic potential.Athleticism, Strict Discipline, High Work-Rate,and aWinning Mentalityare the minimum expectations. Congratulations toEric and Doria,who have excelled!