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Swan wins 2017 Blitzy Award

 

During the first two weeks in May, sports fans were given the opportunity to vote for the top high school athletes of the year from among finalists selected by ESPN Radio 1410. The Blitzy Awards were presented to the winning athletes during a special ceremony May 17, with one of the top awards going to Brady’s Emery Swan.

Awards were given for Fall Sports Female and Male Athletes of the Year, Winter Sports Female and Male Athletes of the Year, Girls and Boys Teams of the Year and Games of the Year. The Spring Sports Female and Male Athletes of the Year were announced May 24, with Emery Swan winning the Blitzy for Spring Female Athlete of the Year.

Winner of the first annual ESPN Blitzy Awards Winners were decided completely by fan votes with over 4,000 votes being cast. Brady’s Tara Callahan was chosen as a finalist for both the Fall Sports and Winter Sports Female Athlete of the Year.

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