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Boys hit court for first game Tuesday

November 21, 2012

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By Jillian Littleton Notre Dame Prep Varsity Boys’ Basketball plays its first regular season game at 7 p.m. this Tuesday, Nov. 27. The game, against Coconino High School, will be held at home in the NDP gymnasium. The...

Powder Puff football a Homecoming favorite

October 19, 2012

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In what has become a highly anticipated and physical contest, this year’s Powder Puff football winners were the senior and the sophomore teams. The Oct. 2 competition was one of the highlights of Homecoming week. “It...

17 new faces on fall coaching staff

October 3, 2012

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By Luke Taffuri Many new faces are on the athletic landscape at Notre Dame Prep, with 17 new coaches on campus for the fall sports season. According to Notre Dame Preparatory Athletic Director Monica Barrett, this is...

Football fever hits Ireland; Saints are celebrities

September 13, 2012

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By Luke Taffuri DUBLIN, IRELAND - As the scoreboard flashed the NDP Saints 20-6 victory, I walked off a football field barefoot for the first time in my life. Children at the game, who treated NDP players like celebrities, had...

Highlights of Saints’ Dublin victory

Special report by globalfootball.com

September 6, 2012

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DUBLIN - They came out in their thousands to stadiums usually reserved for Gaelic football, hurling and rugby and rocked Ireland. Local Irish fans curious to discover American football, the traveling devotees of high school teams...

Coach Bemis honored posthumously

May 24, 2012

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It is a Monday morning in January. The night before, on January 22nd 2012, Notre Dame’s championship coach, Scot Bemis, died of cancer. The skies are tinged with gray and the air fittingly crisp. The feeling on campus is surreal...

Explaining March Madness: This is where the magic happens

By Tyler Daswick

March 20, 2012

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On Thursday, like many a guy, I rushed home and flipped on the television the minute I arrived at my house. They had to pull it off, they had to do it. Where’s TBS again? Ok, here it is. Down by four. Three and half minutes...

NDP Mythbusters: Explaining the new division

By Tyler Daswick

November 10, 2011

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The new divisions for Notre Dame Prep athletics this year can be looked at two ways: you could be the storm cloud in the sky and moan about how the newly-found challenge is going to take away all of our previous success, or you...

Athletes find success after high school

By Maddie Stevens and Katie Pflueger

May 24, 2011

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Since the first graduating class in 2005, Notre Dame has had multiple students drafted by the MLB and more than 87 athletes have continued on to play collegiate athletics.  After graduating in 2005, Peter Bourjos was drafted...

Both Boys’ and Girls’ Lacrosse state champions

by Alexis Dominguez

May 15, 2011

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This season both boys and girls lacrosse teams were able to win state championships. This year being the first time girls won state. The girls' lacrosse team were 11-3 in the regular season and finished in 2nd place. They...

Boys’ Tennis finishes season second in state

By Alexis Dominguez

May 13, 2011

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Boys' Tennis ended its 2010-2011 season winning the most games ever in both the season and post season. The team's record is now 15-3, having finished runner-up to Arcadia in state and in the region. Tennis coach Oscar Varela ...

Track season in full swing

By Mitch Laferriere

April 13, 2011

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The Notre Dame Track season is in full swing, as the Saints recently competed at an April 2 meet and walked away with a first-place finish by the boys and a third-place finish by the short-handed girls. First place performances...

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