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2015 EXPYS Nominees Breakdown: Best Championship Performance

 

Best Chamionship Performance EXPY NomineesThis award is presented to the sportsperson or team, irrespective of sport contested, adjudged to have made the best or most significant performance in a championship match, game, or tournament in their sport.

The Nominees:
Tiger Tennis Team State Championship
Brandon Lancaster Individual State Championship
Jake Glass (Shot Put)
4 x 800 Meter Relay Team (Thomas, George, Kleine-Kracht and Mulloy)
Tiger Volleyball Team State Championship
Tiger Rugby Team State Championship
Tiger Lacrosse Team State Championship
Tiger Swimming and Diving Team State Championship
Tiger Golf Team State Championship
Tiger Powerlifting Team State Championship
200 Medley Relay (Mundt, Barnum, Harrison and McDermott)
Heyward Harrison (200 Individual Medley)
200 Freestyle Relay (Mundt, Schulten, McDermott and Forde)
Keefer Barnum (100 yard breaststroke)

The Favorites: 

Jake Glass (Shot Put): Glass dominated the State Meet, and he is dominating the vote so far. He recorded a new personal record by over a foot and beat Landon Young by four feet.

4 x 800 Meter Relay Team: The relay team of Matthew Thomas, Ben Kleine-Kracht, Eli George and William Mulloy won the 4 x 800 state championship and set a new school and state record.

Tiger Golf Team State Championship: The Tiger Golf team won the 2015 Leachman Buick GMC Cadillac/KHSAA State Golf Championship by 27 strokes with five Juniors. That’s called dominance.

Potential Dark Horse:

Tiger Swimming and Diving Team State Championship: The Tiger Swimming and Diving team won their 27th straight State Championship. They deserve all the credit they get

Other team to consider: Tiger Lacrosse State Championship

You can vote for the award here or vote at wstxsports.com/expys

WSTX Sports’ predictions for the 2015 EXPYS

2015 EXPYS Predictions

Tanner, Adam and I have turned in our picks for the 2015 EXPYS. Do you agree or disagree with our picks? Go vote for you favorite athlete/team now.

Vote here.

Nominees Announced for The 2015 EXPYS as Fan Voting Begins

The EXPY Awards

The 2015 EXPYS Fan Voting is here! For the second annual EXPY Awards, Tiger Sports fans will be able to vote for their favorite plays, coaches, games and more online at WSTXSports.com from June 24 up until the winners are announced on July 15.

The EXPYS will recognize top Tiger Athletes, Teams and Coaches and commemorate the past year in Tiger Sports by recognizing major Tiger Sports achievements, reliving unforgettable moments and saluting the leading performers and performances. The 2015 EXPYS will recognize best-in-sport winners, such as “Best Team” or “Best Athlete” that pit nominees from different sports against each other.

The Tiger Football Team and Tiger Swimming Coach Todd Larkin are back as returning winners from The 2014 EXPYS where they took home Best Game and Best Coach, respectively.

Brandon Lancaster is nominated for a record 4th time this year. He is up for the Best Championship Performance and Best Athlete EXPY’s. William Mulloy also has his third nomination this year after being a double nominee in 2014, he will battle Lancaster for the Best Championship Performance EXPY for his part in the 4×800 Relay State Championship.

Heyward Harrison, Max Cartor, Drew Singerman, Coach Larkin, Coach Lotze, Coach Lancaster, Coach Howe and Coach Saylor are all returning nominees in The 2015 EXPYS. Tiger Track and Field’s Matthew Thomas and Jake Glass are making their EXPYS debut with two nominations a piece along with Tiger Baseball’s J.D. Mundt who has three chances to go home a winner based on his performances on the mound and in the pool. Mundt’s fellow Tiger Swimming teammate, Keefer Barnum is  also a triple nominee.

The next three weeks will surely be exciting as Tiger Nation decides on who will be this year’s EXPYS winners and take home those coveted EXPY’s. Fans can vote by visiting WSTXSports.com/EXPYS anytime between June 24 and July 15, when the winners will be announced on Twitter.

Vote for Best Coach

Best Coach EXPY Nominees

Vote now for Best Coach in the 2014-2015 Tiger Sports Year. This award is presented to the Tiger Sports coach that directed his team to a state championship, irrespective of sport contested, adjudged to be the most outstanding in a given year.

 

Voting has closed.

Last year’s winner: Todd Larkin (Tiger Swimming and Diving)

Vote for Best Athlete

Best Athlete EXPY Nominees

Vote now for Best Athlete in the 2014-2015 Tiger Sports Year. This award is presented to the sportsperson, irrespective of sport contested, adjudged to be the most outstanding in a given year.

 

Voting has closed.

Last year’s winner: Charles Walker (Tiger Football)

Vote for the Tiger Pride Award

Tiger Pride Award EXPY Nominees

New in 2015, the Tiger Pride Award will be given to the Tiger Sports team that exemplifies the most school pride in the eyes of Tiger Nation. Things to consider when voting for this category would be how well each team represents St. Xavier on a state and even national level, also their involvement in the St. Xavier community, attending other sports games and being all about the Tigers!

 

Voting has closed.

Last year’s winner: New in 2015

Vote for Best Game

Best Game EXPY Nominees

Vote now for Best Game in the 2014-2015 Tiger Sports Year. This award is presented to the single game, event, match or meet in which a Tiger Sports Team participated, adjudged to be the best in a given year

 

Voting has closed.

Last year’s winner: Tiger Football at Manual

Vote for Best Championship Performance

Best Chamionship Performance EXPY Nominees

Vote now for Best Championship Performance for the 2014-2015 Tiger Sports Year. This award is presented to the sportsperson or team, irrespective of sport contested, adjudged to have made the best or most significant performance in a championship match, game, or tournament in their sport.

 

Voting has closed.

Last year’s winner: Andrew McCormick (Tiger Baseball)

Vote for Best Team

Best Team EXPY Nominees

Vote now for Best Team in the 2014-2015 Tiger Sports Year. This award is presented to the Tiger Sports team that brought home a state championship to Poplar Level Road, irrespective of sport contested, adjudged to be the most outstanding in a given year.

 

Voting has closed.

Last year’s winner: Tiger Baseball

Vote for Best Breakthrough Athlete

Breakthrough Athlete EXPY Nominees

Vote now for Best Breakthrough Athlete for the 2014-2015 Tiger Sports Year. This award is presented to the sportsperson, irrespective of sport contested, adjudged to have made the best or most significant breakthrough in his sport in a given year.

 

Voting has closed.

Last year’s winner: Brandon Blaser (Tiger Baseball)