Steamboat’s Hinder selected as Colo. Gatorade player of the year
Steamboat Springs quarterback Austin Hinder was selected on Thursday as the 2009-10 Gatorade Colorado Football Player of the Year.
The national award given out by Gatorade recognizes one winner in each of the 50 states. By winning the award, Hinder is the first Western Slope player to be recognized since Gatorade began giving out the award in 1986.
Hinder plays for the 3A state championship this Saturday against Valor Christian.