Coyotes in the News 19-20


Congratulations to Gavin Davis, named one of Arizona Republic's 2020 all-state boys wrestlers! View article.

Gavin Davis is wresting State champion at 170lbs with an undefeated senior year.

Naomi Norton is ALA's first female wrestling State champion! Photo by Andy Morales.

ALA senior Hans Brauer has advanced to the Finalist level in the National Merit® Scholarship Program. A Certificate of Merit for his distinguished performance in the competition was presented to Hans by Mr. Kurt Rosenbaum, ALA's principal. As a finalist, Hans will now be considered for scholarships through this program. Well done, Hans!

Luke Grippo (ALA 2022) was named the MaxPreps/United Soccer Coaches Arizona High School State Player of the Week Arizona for his on-field efforts from Jan. 27-Feb. 2. Read press release.

Arizona Lutheran Academy is pleased to announce that senior Hans Brauer (ALA 2020) is a National Merit Scholar Semi-Finalist. His PSAT score put him in an elite group of 16,000 Semi-Finalists in the nation, less than 1% of Arizona high school seniors.

Articles  by our 2019-20 AIA Sports Information Directors

August 2019
Congratulations to our own Sage Durrani (Gila River- Akimel O'odham), an ALA senior, who was elected to the Future Inspired Native American Leaders Youth Council. Read more.

July 2019
Doug Meyer was selected to coach at the NCAA College Basketball Academy.  Read about his experience.

Arizona Lutheran Academy is pleased to announce that junior Hans Brauer earned a perfect 36 score on his ACT this spring! Congratulations to Hans and his parents, Pastor Bart & Erica Brauer.

Jake Borneman, ALA Class of 2019,  was selected to the 2018-19 azcentral sports All-Arizona wrestling team! (These are the top 7 wrestlers in the entire state.)

Jake Borneman is the 145 lb. State Champ! (undefeated on the season, shown in photo)

The Coyote wrestling team finished the season strong with a 7th place finish at State. • Brandon Garcia  and Gavin Davis finished in 3rd place. • Eva Schroeder finished in 4th. • Jozabad Ayala finished in 5th place.


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