Holiday Bowl

Cathedral Catholic's Brycen Newman named Dr Pepper Most Inspirational Player

Cathedral Catholic's Brycen Newman named Dr Pepper Most Inspirational Player

Brycen Newman, a Cathedral Catholic High School senior, recently received the 2017 Dr Pepper Most Inspirational Player Award. Brycen was presented with a $2,000 scholarship and honored on the field at the San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl on Dec. 28.

The Dr Pepper Most Inspirational Player program aims to recognize a San Diego County high school football player who, through their “presence, actions and words of encouragement, serves as an inspirational example to their teammates.” Cathedral Catholic’s head football coach Sean Doyle nominated Brycen for the award, seeking to recognize Brycen for his courage in battling brain cancer and his determination to raise over $10,000...

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