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    Paxton donates $1,000 to ‘R’ Rec

    (Riverton, WY)Gatorade Player of the Year Parker Paxton selected ‘R’ Recreation to receive the $1,000 community donation from Gatorade.

    “I love what you do with ‘R’ Rec. And the next kids coming up getting that money, I think it’d be very beneficial,” Paxton said about his selection.

    The funds need to be applied to a basketball program, so they will go toward the Playmaker Basketball Program at ‘R’ Rec, which serves 5th and 6th graders – a program Paxton participated in.

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    “We are so honored that he chose our organization,” shared ‘R’ Rec Program Director Mary Axthelm.

    Paxton averaged 18 points per game this season and helped lead the Wolverines to a 2-1 overall appearance, including a consolation championship at the state tournament.

    You’ll likely find this soon-to-be Riverton High School senior on the golf course when he’s not on the basketball court.

    Learn more about ‘R’ Recreation by clicking here.

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