Sugar Hill's Williams, Norcross' Showers earn USTA Southern tennis awards

Two Gwinnett area players earned USTA Southern Awards, which were announced recently by the section.

David Williams of Sugar Hill was named the USTA Southern’s wheelchair player of the year and Will Showers of Norcross was selected for the Dewitt Redgrave III Junior Achievement Award.

Williams and Showers will be recognized Jan. 18 at the section’s annual meeting.