Six Notre Dame Prep Athletes Recognized by USA Today

Notre Dame Prep was represented by six student-athletes at the Arizona High School Sports Awards including girl’s basketball player Alivia Pautz, golfers Cade Anderson and Bailee Tayles, soccer’s Andrew Vines, tennis player Brooke Belitz and volleyball’s McKenna Douglas.

All six were selections to Arizona Republic All-Arizona teams following their successful seasons.

The Arizona High School Sports Awards is a nine-month athlete recognition program, culminating in a star-studded awards show that headlines some of the biggest names in professional sports. The awards show, debuted on online at 6 p.m. MST Thursday, July 15, it showcased athletes of the year in each sanctioned sport. On and off-field accomplishments of student athletes, coaches and teams were recognized in the show. 

This program is part of the USA TODAY High School Sports Awards, the largest high school sports recognition program in the country. Athletes of the year from each state will be featured as honorees in the 25 sports included in the national awards show that premieres on the USA TODAY Newswire and Sportswire streaming channels at 8 p.m. EST on Thursday, Aug. 5. It will also be accessible on demand on the USA TODAY High School Sports Awards website.