The Lab Hosts Inaugural Award Show
The Lab USA hosted the first inaugural The Lab Awards (TLA) in Tuscaloosa on Monday evening. The Lab is is national organization for player development and college recruiting advisory. Athletes across West Alabama were honored for their athletic accomplishments on the field.
Donnie Lee hosted the first award show at the Alabama Theater. The show only included athletes from: football, basketball, track & field and volleyball. Lee said the show planned to include all sports next year. A couple of the winners included, Oregon commit Tanner Bailey and Georgia commit Kamari Lassiter.
Check out the list of winners below.
Collin Sexton Player of the Year-MJ Russell
Trent Forrest Offensive Player of the Year-Javion Belle
Tata Sanders Defensive Player of the Year-Fantasia Wilson
Danielle Johnson Player of the Year-Farrah Buckner
Mac Jones Quarterback of the Year-Connor Harrell
Minkah Fitzpatrick Defensive Back of the Year-Kamari Lassiter
Ardarius Stewart Wide Reciever of the Year-Sawyer Deerman
Josh Lanier Most Improved Player of the Year-Jack Standeffer
Lester Cotton Offensive Lineman of the Year-KD Small
Dwight-Copeland Defensive Lineman of the Year-Tremaine Chism
The Scarbrough Running Back of the Year-Damien Taylor
Malik Chinn Linebacker of the Year-Kendrick Davis
Brian Robinson Middle School Player of the Year-Rowdy Christensen
Track and Field Awards:
Michael Cherry Track and Field Athlete of the Year-Javion Watkins
Alyiah Wells Volleyball Player of the Year-Lydia Paulette
Ronnie Clark Resilience and Character Award-CJ Jack
Rachel Bell Women in Sports Award-Aileen Charles
The Lab Player of the Year-Tanner Bailey
Deontay Wilder Hometown Award-Brian Robinson