Thursday, March 08, 2012
Today ESPNHS announced the winners of the 2011-12 Gatorade State Girls' Basketball Players of the Year for each of the 50 states as well as Washington, DC. UConn signees 6'4 F Breanna Stewart (North Syracuse, NY) and 6'2 F Morgan Tuck (Bolingbrook, IL) were named Gatorade POYs for each of their respective states. They are both now eligible for the 2011-12 Gatorade National Girls' Basketball Player of the Year award along with the 49 other winners. All the winners have also demonstrated high academic achievement and exemplary personal character, including volunteerism, sportsmanship and community leadership.