Utah Boys Basketball POY: Zac Seljaas

Utah Boys Basketball POY: Zac Seljaas

Gatorade State Player of the Year

Utah Boys Basketball POY: Zac Seljaas

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THE WINNER: Zac Seljaas

THE BASICS

School: Bountiful (Utah)
Grade: Senior
Position: Forward
Height: 6-foot-8
Weight: 205 pounds

Athletic achievement: He led the Braves to a 22-6 record and their second consecutive Class 4A state title this past season. Seljaas averaged 25.4 points, 6.1 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 1.8 steals per game. He was a First Team All-State selection by both the Deseret News and the Salt Lake Tribune and was named to USA TODAY’s All-USA Utah Second Team as a junior.

Academic excellence: Seljaas has maintained a 3.74 GPA.

Exemplary character: A devoted member of his church community, he has volunteered locally assisting the elderly and coaching youth basketball players.

THE PRAISE

“Seljaas is a great player,” said Curtis Hulse, head coach at Clearfield High. “He was everything to his team. Whenever they needed a big shot, he would make it.”

THE FUTURE: Seljaas has signed with BYU.

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