Every week at least one athlete from each sport will earn theGatorade âG Standout Awardâ/IMG Academy Athlete of the Week for 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 Award areâ¦
Ben Sedgwick and Juan Vega
Ben: Vienna, Virginia
Ben: Alex Gonzalez
Juan: Derek Jeter
Ben: Boston Red Sox
Juan: New York Yankees
Best Advice Received:
Ben: "Keep a strong arm angle"
Juan: "Use two hands"
Favorite Part of IMG Academy:
Ben: "Applying the information from our morning sessions in the afternoon"
Juan: "All of the fun baseball stations"
Ben: "My team won the All-Star District Championships"
Juan: "I'm only 10!"
Biggest Superstition/Habit Before Competition:
Ben: "I always eat, but not too much"
Juan: "I always have my Gatorade!"
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. Congratulationsto Ben and Juan who have excelled!