6th Grader’s B-Ball Skills Lands Him Powerade Ad

USA TODAY’s GAME ON passes along the latest news of Allonzo Trier, a sixth grader from Seattle with some dynamic dribbling skills. How perfect is his prowess? Allonzo is using his skills to pay the bills by starring in an upcoming commercial for Powerade.

Here’s some behind-the-scenes footage of the shoot to see for yourself:


Why, the kid even gets to pal around on set with Nuggets star Carmelo Anthony. And Allonzo is sure to offer more of a challenge to ‘Melo than the New Orleans Hornets did.