Dominique Wilkins presents Ben Simmons with Gatorade POY award
LSU commit Ben Simmons has had an amazing senior season racking up every accolade any high school athlete could ever want. The native of Australia traveled almost 10,000 miles across the world to play amatuer basketball with the best of the best at Montverde Academy(FL). This sacrifice has paid off big time. Simmons was selected to the McDonald's All-American and Jordan Brand Classic game, received the Morgan Wooten POY award, named Naismith POY, and most recently Gatorade POY.
NBA legend Dominique WIlkins surprises SImmons with the Gatorade POY trophy. He beat out over 500,000 student athletes for this award.