Mobile, AL – McGill-Toolen Catholic standout Barry Dunning Jr. has been named Alabama’s Gatorade Player of the Year for the second year in a row.
The senior, University of Arkansas signee, closed out his prep career last weekend in Jackson, MS being named the Most Valuable Player of the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic. He helped lead Alabama to a 96-89 victory, finishing with 22 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists.
The 6’6, 210 pound forward lead the McGill-Toolen to the AHSAA Class 6A semifinals in 2022. He closed out his senior campaign averaging 25 points and 13 rebounds.
Dunning is also a finalist for the Alabama Sports Writers Association’s Mr. Baskeball and Gatorade National Boys Basketball Player of the Year awards.