Every week at least one athlete from each sport will earn the Gatorade âG Standout Awardâ/IMG Academy Athlete of the Week for displaying Heart, Hustle and Soul, and exhibiting a true desire to become THE TOTAL ATHLETE.
The tennis winners of the Gatorade âGâ Standout Award/IMG Academy Athlete of the Week Award are Shawn Diniz and Erin Kwok
Hometown: Bergen County, NJ
Favorite Athlete: Roger Federer
Best Advice Received: Never give up even when you are down. Keep fighting.
Favorite Park of IMG Academy: The different levels of skill and athleticism by the players.
Best Athletic Accomplishment: Winning his first match.
Favorite Subject in School: History
Favorite Band or Musician: The Beatles
Biggest Superstition before/during competition: Has to wear a bracelet while playing.
Hometown: London, England
Favorite Athlete: Novak Djokovic
Best Advice Received: Do not concentrate on the last point, just focus on the current.
Favorite Park of IMG Academy: A very fun enviroment but also forces you to achieve your goals.
Best Athletic Accomplishment: Playing for her county.
Favorite Subject in School: Chemistry
Favorite Band or Musician: All-American Rejects
Biggest Superstition before/during competition: Has to wear a white wristband during every match.
These players have displayed Attitude, Concentration and Effort on a daily basis and has received recognition by our coaching staff. Our coaching staff strives daily to deliver Quality Instruction within a Competitive Environment and provide all of our summer camp athletes with the Opportunity to fulfill their individual athletic potential. Athleticism, Strict Discipline, High Work-Rate, and a Winning Mentality are the minimum expectations. Congratulations to Shawn and Erin who have excelled!