High-SchoolPlayer-of-the-Year: Daniel Nadeau

Eye on POY: Washington boys soccer

May, 9, 2012
The window on the Gatorade State Boys Soccer Player of the Year race is closing, and the search for elite student-athletes is in full swing. The award recognizes not only athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character demonstrated on and off the field. Here are two top candidates who meet the basic award criteria as determined by our ESPNHS team that administers the program’s selection process.

Jordan Morris
Junior midfielder, Mercer Island (Wash.)

2012 Team record: 11-1-4
2012 Team standing: Class 3A state tournament begins May 16

2012 Goals: 21
2012 Assists: 15
Career goals: 31
Career assists: 26

Academics: A average
Collegiate destination: Stanford University (verbal)

How he’s played himself into the State POY conversation: Averaging 2.4 points per game this season. 2012 KingCo League Most Valuable Player. 2011 First Team All-KingCo League selection.

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