Troy Simons named Co-Player of Year in Suncoast Conference

Troy Simons has been named Co-Player of the Year in the Suncoast Conference. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Troy Simons has been named Co-Player of the Year in the Suncoast Conference. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

In basketball, Troy Simons of Polk State has been named Co-Player of the Year in the Suncoast Conference. 

He shares the honor with Dondre Duffus of St. Petersburg College. 

Simons was also named to the FCSAA/NJCAA Region VIII All-State team. 

A freshman from Pittsburgh, Simons has averaged 17.1 points per game this season while shooting 46.8% from the field and 41.3% from three-point range. He also averaged 4.3 rebounds per game and 2.7 assists per game. 

He was also named First Team All-Suncoast Conference, along with Elijah Cottrill, Darelle Porter, and Dominique Reid

Second Team All-Suncoast Conference includes Reger Baker, Dayjar Dickson, and Djuro Pantos.

Jan 22
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Blackout Game Winter Haven, FL
Jan 25
Men's Basketball 2:00 PM
vs. Impact Academy
Winter Haven, FL
Jan 29
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
at St. Petersburg College
St. Petersburg, FL
Feb 01
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
vs. Hillsborough Community College
Feb 05
Men's Basketball 7:30 PM
at Florida Southwestern State College
Fort Myers, FL
Feb 08
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Mentor Appreciation Night Bradenton, FL
Feb 15
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
vs. St. Petersburg College
Greek Day Winter Haven, FL
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