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Andrew Wiggins honored as Player of the Year

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A Huntington, WV student was honored this morning as the 2012-13 Gatorade National Boys Basketball Player of the Year.

Andrew Wiggins, of Huntington, was named Player of the Year at a ceremony at Saint Joseph Central Catholic High School.  Former NBA champion and Gatorade National Boys Basketball Player of the Year Alonzo Mourning presented the award to Wiggins.

The Gatorade Player of the Year program annually recognizes one winner in the District of Columbia and each of the 50 states and awards one National Player of the Year award.  In addition to athletic ability the award also recognizes academic success and exemplary character.