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IOWA CITY The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA Today, has announced that Iowa City High senior Haley Lorenzen is its 2014 Iowa player of the year.
The 6-foot-3 center averaged 21.5 points, 9.4 rebounds and 3.4 blocks per game in leading the Little Hawks to a 24-1 record and the Class 5A state semifinals.
She concluded her prep career with 1,325 points and has signed with the University of Florida.
A member of the National Honor Society with a grade point average of 3.71, Lorenzen has volunteered locally on behalf of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, as a peer tutor and as a youth basketball coach.
Lorenzen is City High's second Iowa Gatorade girls basketball winner; Kelly Krei won the award in 2008.
Read more: http://iowaprepsports.com/2014/03/13/gatorade-honors-lorenzen/