NAME: Mandy Arnzen
SCHOOL: Notre Dame Academy
SPORT(S): Soccer-Track & Field
GRADUATING YEAR: 2015
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Three trips to state finals
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'7"- 145 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Edgewood, Ky.
PARENTS: Tom & Sandy
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My grandma."
FUTURE GOAL: "Make as much of an impact as I can in college soccer."
A senior attack midfielder, Mandy Arnzen helped lead the Pandas' soccer team to a 20-5-1 record, a district and regional title and a semi-finalist finish in the Kentucky state tournament. She was a key player on the Pandas' Kentucky state champion team her junior year.
Entering this season, Mandy had already scored 35 goals-13 assists (83 points) in her great career. This season she added 15 goals-nine assists (39 points) to her career totals.
Mandy has earned numerous awards, including 1st team all-region, 1st team all-state and named to the district, regional and state all-tournament teams. Last season, she was Northern Kentucky Sports Magazine's Fall Sports Female Player of the Year, and a finalist for the Gatorade Kentucky Female Soccer Player of the Year. She also has been part of the Olympic Development Program.
Prior to high school, Mandy was a state champion gymnast and she is also an all-state track and field performer. Last season she was the Kentucky Class 3A state runner-up in the long jump.
Mandy will continue her soccer career collegiately at Ohio University.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Mandy is an excellent soccer player and the ultimate teammate. She works hard every day and is not worried about any of the individual accolades."
— David Gronotte, Soccer Coach
To view this year's MVPs, go here.
To view the 2013-2014 MVPs, go here.
To view the 2012-2013 MVPs, go here.
To view the 2011-2012 MVPs, go here.
To view the 2010-2011 MVPs, go here.
To view the 2009-2010 MVPs, go here.
To view the 2008-2009 MVPs, go here.
To view the 2007-2008 MVPs, go here.
To view the 2006-2007 MVPs, go here.
To view the 2005-2006 MVPs, go here.
To view the 2004-2005 MVPs, go here.