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.
The IMG Academy Baseball winners of theGatorade âGâ Standout Award/IMG Academy Athletes of the Week Awardareâ¦
Gerardo Serrano & JJ Eduardo
JJ: Passaic, New Jersey
Gerardo: Evan Longoria
JJ: Albert Pujols
Gerardo: Tampa Bay Rays
JJ: New York Yankees
Best Advice Received:
Gerardo: "Whoever controls second base controls the game"
JJ: "Learn something from every mistake"
Favorite Part of IMG Academy:
Gerardo: "All of the fun games"
JJ: "Being out here constantly with great coaches"
Gerardo: Black Eyed Peas
Biggest Superstition/Habit Before Competition:
Gerardo: "I always eat an apple"
JJ: I always eat my favorite meal - smashed plantains with eggs and ham"
These players have displayed Attitude, Concentration and Effort on a daily basis and have received recognitionby 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. CongratulationstoGerardo and JJ who have excelled!