CHICAGO (WKBN) – Allison Smith may not have got the chance to set more records during her senior year at Champion, but she’s still being recognized as one of the top high school players in the country.
The Gatorade Company announced Thursday that Smith was named the 2019-20 Gatorade Ohio Softball Player of the Year. The award, now in its 35th year, “recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement.”
The All-American Conference is an OHSAA-sanctioned league, created in 2008 as the result of the merger between the Trumbull Athletic Conference and the Metro Athletic Conference in Ohio. The league has 21 different member schools, with 17 sports offered throughout fall, winter and spring sports seasons.