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Swim All-Stars: Ganem, Howayek Honored

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Desert Speed School athletes Sasha Ganem (Salpointe) and Avery Howayek (Catalina Foothills) were each honored by AllSportsTucson following their shortened 2020 swim season. Ganem was listed as an All-Star for the 50 and 100 free, along with the 200 medley relay and 400 free relay. For her part, Howayek received All-Star recognition in the … Read More

Fall All-Stars: 40 Speed School Athletes Honored

With the fall sports seasons completed, 40 Desert Speed School athletes were recognized by various media outlets for their performances. The list was highlighted by all-around success on the football field by Sabino’s Michael Masunas and Sahuarita’s Cristian Gonzales, each of whom were named as All-Star selections at multiple positions. Meanwhile, four … Read More

40 Speed School athletes named Fall All-Stars

A record 40 Speed School athletes earned All-Star recognition during the fall season, highlighted by two Players of the Year, three first-team All-State selections, and four state champions. Speed School athletes who were recognized included: Football Mario Padilla, Salpointe – AllSportsTucson 1st-team Southern Arizona, 1st-team Division, 2nd-team Division (punter); AZPreps … Read More

22 Speed School athletes named Fall All-Stars

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Congratulations to the 22 Speed School athletes named as high school Fall All-Stars by The Arizona Daily Star, AllSportsTucson.com, and The Arizona Republic. Players recognized were as follows: Football Kristian Becerra, IRHS – AllSportsTucson 1st-team Division, 3rd-team State, Arizona Daily Star 2nd-team State Ethan Eagerton, Empire – Blue-Grey All-American selection, AllSportsTucson 1st-team Division (offense), … Read More

Swimmer named Top Performer

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Jared Shaw, an elite swimmer for St. Augustine high school and the Ford Aquatics program, was recently named Top Performer of the meet in the Pantano League Championships. Shaw garnered more points than any other swimmer, thanks to his 1st place finish in the butterfly along with 2nd place finishes … Read More