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UConn Signee Megan Walker Gets Gatorade National Player Of Year Award From Delle Donne

UConn Signee Megan Walker Gets Gatorade National Player Of Year Award From Delle Donne

On Friday, Megan Walker completed her high school career with a 35-point performance while leading her team to its third consecutive Virginia state title.

Fresh off the championship, Walker is collecting individual awards this week. Walker, who will join UConn next season, was named Naismith national player of the year on Tuesday.

On Wednesday night, she was awarded Gatorade National Girls Basketball player of the year. Walker, of Monacan High in Chesterfield County, Va., was surprised with the honor during the Dallas Mavericks-Washington Wizards game at the Verizon Center in Washington.

She was presented with the award by WNBA star Elena Delle Donne, who was traded from...

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