Hamilton student-athlete Patrick Baldwin, Jr. was named Wisconsin Boys Basketball Player of the Year by the Gatorade Company. Baldwin is the first Hamilton boys basketball player to earn this recognition. The junior guard led the Chargers to a 21-3 record and the Division 1 sectional semifinals at the time of his selection.
The award recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character both on and off the court. Baldwin has maintained a 3.62 GPA and has volunteered on behalf of a local elementary school reading initiative and with youth basketball programs.
Baldwin in now a finalist for the prestigious Gatorade® National Boys Basketball Player of the Year award. For more information, visit http://playeroftheyear.gatorade.com/