Evan Locke of Livingston, N.J., wins the IMG Academy Basketball Gatorade G-Award Week of August 5
Every week of camp, IMG Academy selects the Athlete of the Week sponsored by Gatorade. The honoree is bestowed the G-Award in recognition of the athlete who displays Heart, Hustle and Soul, and exhibits a true desire to reach their true athletic potential.
The IMG Academy Basketball winner of the Gatorade G-Award/IMG Academy Athlete of the Week Award is Evan Locke from Livingston, N.J.
How long have you been playing basketball for?
I have been playing basketball since I was three years old.
What is your favorite thing about IMG Academy and why?
I love how hard they work and all the different drills I have learned.
Do you have any pre-game rituals that help you prepare for a big game?
I usually just shoot around and listen to music.
What professional athlete inspires you the most?
I like Deron Williams.
What motivates you to push through a tough practice?
The fact that there is always room for improvement and I know I can always get better motivates me to push through tough practices.
Photo by: Kristina Puthoff-King