- Apr 20, 2009
http://www.heraldtribune.com/article/20 ... n-steps-up
Until this past season, he played with his back toward the basket.
Wilson spent his summer honing his skills facing the basket. He became a more complete player, adding an outside game to his inside game.
For his efforts, Wilson, a junior at North Port High, is the Herald-Tribune Boys Basketball Player of the Year.
Wilson's off-season goal is to become a better leader heading into his senior season.
"That's one reason we haven't gone very far, we haven't had a vocal leader," said Wilson. "It's important, because every team needs a leader. That's what I'm going to focus on: that, school work and getting better."