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.

Dec 16
Men's Basketball 2:00 PM
at Santa Fe College
Gainesville, Fla.
Jan 02
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
at Broward College
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Jan 04
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
Harcum College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Jan 06
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
Hillsborough Community College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Jan 10
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Bradenton, Fla.
Jan 17
Men's Basketball 7:30 PM
at Florida Southwestern
Fort Myers, Fla.
Jan 20
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
St. Petersburg College
Winter Haven, Fla.
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