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.