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December 2022

Blue & Gold Illustrated: America's Foremost Authority on Notre Dame Football

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Page 44 of 47 DECEMBER 2022 45 HUMANITARIAN AWARD Karen Phelps Moyer '87 Moyer is known as a philanthropist, national child advocate and entrepre- neur, whose work has helped the lives of thousands. Based in San Diego, she is a tireless, passionate advocate for chil- dren, and widely recognized for her phil- anthropic work to help children in the ar- eas of grief, family addiction and suicide. INSPIRATION AWARD Alex Montoya '96 Montoya's speaking and writing pro- vides motivational, educational, and in- spiring messages and support to immi- grants, people with disabilities, and those who support them with equity and justice. For 10 years, he served as director of Latino affairs for the San Diego Padres. TRAILBLAZER AWARD Dr. Carrie Hastings '98 Hastings' pioneering work in sports psychology has helped individuals and organizations from youth to pros. A for- mer Notre Dame track and field captain, she specializes in sports psychology, neuropsychological testing and indi- vidual therapy. Dr. Hastings is currently the team psychologist for the Los Angeles Rams. LEADERSHIP AWARD Kory Minor '99 Coming from Bishop Amat High School in La Puente, Calif., Minor ful- filled a childhood dream by attending Notre Dame and becoming an outstand- ing Irish linebacker and team captain. He serves as a Los Angeles area trainer for the Play Like a Champion Today Ed- ucational Series, while coaching high school football and operating a training and development business. COURAGE AWARD Joey Getherall '01 Also from Bishop Amat, Getherall was a wide receiver and one of the best and most fearless punt returners in Irish history. Since 2005, he has been an officer with the Los Angeles Police Department, cur- rently as a K-9 handler in a bomb detec- tion unit responsible for protecting every- thing from LAX Airport to the Oscars. ✦ Jim Lefebvre is an award-winning Notre Dame author and leads the Knute Rockne Memorial Society. He can be reached at: Joey Getherall, a wide receiver and fearless punt returner for the Irish, has been an officer with the Los Angeles Police Department since 2005. He currently serves as a K-9 handler in the bomb detection unit. PHOTO COURTESY KNUTE ROCKNE MEMORIAL SOCIETY 2022 Honorees Legacy Award Families of Glen Carberry and Tom Lieb, Class of 1923 Living Legend Award John Huarte '65 Communicator Award Bill Dwyre '66 Champion Award John Carney '87 Humanitarian Award Karen Phelps Moyer '87 Inspira on Award Alex Montoya '96 Trailblazer Award Dr. Carrie Has ngs '98 Leadership Award Kory Minor '99 Courage Award Joey Getherall '01 The Knute Rockne Memorial Society wishes to thank all who helped make the 2022 Knute Rockne Spirit of Sports Awards Celebra on a great success. We appreciate your par cipa on and support. Relive this great event by visi ng

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