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 Athletes of the Week Award is Sean Palmer from Kuwait.
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 the standards they set for us and how hard we have to work. I also like the people I am surrounded by whether it is the coaches or players.
Do you have any pre-game rituals that help you prepare for a big game?
I like to listen to music before a game.
What professional athlete inspires you the most?
I like LeBron James. He is someone I aspire to be like some day.
What motivates you to push through a tough practice?
I want to make it big one day and I want to do big things in my life.