Parade Player of the Year

Season Player Pos HT WT Birth City Birth Date High School HS Grad Draft Year College
2014 Jahlil Okafor C 6-11 270 Fort Smith, AR Dec 15, 1995 Whitney Young High School 2014 2018 Duke
2013 Semi Ojeleye SF 6-8 230 Ottawa, KS Dec 5, 1994 Ottawa High School 2013 2017 Southern Methodist
2012 Shabazz Muhammad GF 6-6 222 Las Vegas, NV Nov 13, 1992 Bishop Gorman High School 2012 2013 UCLA
2011 Austin Rivers SG 6-4 200 Santa Monica, CA Aug 1, 1992 Winter Park High School 2011 2012 Duke
2010 Jared Sullinger C 6-9 280 Columbus, OH Mar 4, 1992 Northland High School 2010 2012 Ohio State
2009 Derrick Favors FC 6-10 268 Atlanta, GA Jul 15, 1991 South Atlanta High School 2009 2010 Georgia Tech
2008 Brandon Jennings G 6-1 169 Compton, CA Sep 23, 1989 Oak Hill Academy - 2009 -
2007 Kevin Love FC 6-10 243 Santa Monica, CA Sep 7, 1988 Lake Oswego High School 2007 2008 UCLA
2006 Greg Oden C 7-0 273 Buffalo, NY Jan 22, 1988 Lawrence North High School 2006 2007 Ohio State
2005 Monta Ellis G 6-3 185 Jackson, MS Oct 26, 1985 Lanier High School 2005 2005 -
2005 Greg Oden C 7-0 273 Buffalo, NY Jan 22, 1988 Lawrence North High School 2006 2007 Ohio State
2004 Sebastian Telfair PG 6-0 170 Brooklyn, NY Jun 9, 1985 Abraham Lincoln High School 2004 2004 -
2003 LeBron James F 6-8 250 Akron, OH Dec 30, 1984 St. Vincent St. Mary High School 2003 2003 -
2002 LeBron James F 6-8 250 Akron, OH Dec 30, 1984 St. Vincent St. Mary High School 2003 2003 -
2001 Eddy Curry C 7-0 295 Harvey, IL Dec 5, 1982 Thornwood High School 2001 2001 -
2000 Eddie Griffin F 6-10 220 Philadelphia, PA May 30, 1982 Roman Catholic High School for Boys 2000 2001 Seton Hall
1999 DerMarr Johnson GF 6-9 201 Washington, DC May 5, 1980 Maine Central Institute 1999 2000 Cincinnati
1998 Al Harrington F 6-9 245 Orange, NJ Feb 17, 1980 St. Patrick High School 1998 1998 -
1998 Rashard Lewis F 6-10 235 Pineville, LA Aug 8, 1979 Alief Elsik High School 1998 1998 -
1997 Lamar Odom PF 6-10 230 Queens, NY Nov 6, 1979 St. Thomas Aquinas Prep 1997 1999 Rhode Island
1996 Kobe Bryant SG 6-6 205 Philadelphia, PA Aug 23, 1978 Lower Merion High School 1996 1996 -
1995 Stephon Marbury G 6-2 180 Brooklyn, NY Feb 20, 1977 Abraham Lincoln High School 1995 1996 Georgia Tech
1994 Felipe Lopez SF 6-5 199 Santo Domingo Dec 19, 1974 Rice High School 1994 1998 St. John's
1993 Randy Livingston GF 6-4 209 New Orleans, LA Apr 2, 1975 Isidore Newman School 1993 1996 LSU
1993 Rasheed Wallace FC 6-11 230 Philadelphia, PA Sep 17, 1974 Simon Gratz High School 1993 1995 North Carolina
1992 Jason Kidd PG 6-4 210 San Francisco, CA Mar 23, 1973 St. Joseph Notre Dame High School 1992 1994 California
1992 Randy Livingston GF 6-4 209 New Orleans, LA Apr 2, 1975 Isidore Newman School 1993 1996 LSU
1991 Chris Webber F-C 6-9 245 Detroit, MI Mar 1, 1973 Detroit Country Day School 1991 1993 Michigan
1990 Penny Hardaway PG 6-7 195 Memphis, TN Jul 18, 1971 Treadwell High School 1990 1993 Memphis
1989 Kenny Anderson PG 6-0 168 Queens, NY Oct 9, 1970 Archbishop Molloy High School 1989 1991 Georgia Tech
1988 Alonzo Mourning C 6-10 240 Chesapeake, VA Feb 8, 1970 Indian River High School 1988 1992 Georgetown
1987 Marcus Liberty SF 6-8 205 Chicago, IL Oct 27, 1968 King College Prep High School 1987 1990 Illinois
1986 J.R. Reid PF 6-9 247 Virginia Beach, VA Mar 31, 1968 Kempsville High School 1986 1989 North Carolina
1985 Danny Ferry PF 6-10 230 Hyattsville, MD Oct 17, 1966 DeMatha Catholic High School 1985 1989 Duke
1984 Danny Manning F 6-10 230 Hattiesburg, MS May 17, 1966 Lawrence High School 1984 1988 Kansas
1984 Chris Washburn C 6-11 225 Hickory, NC May 13, 1965 Laurinburg Institute 1984 1986 North Carolina State
1983 Russ Williams - - - - 1984 1987 North Carolina State
1982 Billy Thompson F 6-7 195 Camden, NJ Dec 1, 1963 Camden Catholic High School 1982 1986 Louisville
1981 Patrick Ewing C 7-0 240 Kingston Aug 5, 1962 Cambridge Rindge and Latin School 1981 1985 Georgetown
1980 Russell Cross C 6-10 215 Chicago, IL Sep 5, 1961 Carver Military Academy 1980 1983 Purdue