Every week at least one athlete from each sport will earn the Gatorade G-Award/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 winner of the Gatorade G-Award for the week of June 10 is Stephen Hueber from Bedford, Va.
How long have you been playing baseball for?
Since I was just a little kid.
What is your favorite thing about IMG Academy and why?
Everyone's here to get better and to play the game that they love.
Do you have any pre-game rituals that help you prepare for a big game?
Running and listening to music.
What professional athlete inspires you the most?
Nolan Ryan, because of his work ethic.
What is your favorite thing to do after you win a game?
Celebrate - go out to eat and hang out with teammates and friends.
What motivates you to push through a tough practice?
The thought that it is going to get me better eventually. I just have to keep telling myself that it's going to make me better and I have to get through it.