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 David Barrios, Athletic Director

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David Barrios, Athletic Director

Hometown: Somerton, AZ
High School: Cibola High School
Years in Position: 1
Other Sports: Baseball, Football, Slow-Pitch Softball

Why Coaching: "Sports play a vital role in building character and teaching life lessons.  Without sports and the mentorship of coaches, specifically in high school, I do not think I would have accomplished some of the feats I have in life.  I want to pass my knowledge and experiences to these student-athletes to best prepare them for life after high school."
Fun Fact: Was a member of the 2003 Cibola Baseball team with a 30-3 season record. 

Contact: dbarrios@yumaunion.org / (928) 502-6058

 Kyrah Holland, Athletic Trainer

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Kyrah Holland, Athletic Trainer

Hometown: Detroit, MI
High School: Cass Technical High School
Years in Position: 2
Why Coaching: "The fact that I could combine sports and medicine together is what intrigued me."
Fun Fact: Holland has been an Athletic Trainer for four years. This is her second with San Luis High School.  

 Maria Dillard, Cheer

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Maria Dillard, Cheer

Hometown: San Luis, AZ
High School: Kofa High School
Years in Position: 2
Awards/Accolades: Region Coach of the Year (2019); 1 First-Team All-Region (Annette Juarez)
Why Coaching: "The students. And enjoying working in my hometown of San Luis. I love to help and mentor this generation."
Fun Fact: Dillard is also a San Luis High School counselor.  

 Kripali Gandhi, Chess

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Kripali Gandhi, Chess

Hometown: Ahmedabad, India
High School: Sharda High School (India)
Years in Position: 2
Awards/Accolades: Region V Chess Champion 2017-18/State Qualified Team 2017-18
Why Coaching: "An interest in the game of chess."

 Ricardo Villa, Cross Country

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Ricardo Villa, Cross Country

Hometown: Yuma, AZ
High School: Yuma High School
Years in Position: 6
Other Sports: Track and football
Awards/Accolades: 2017 boys cross country state qualifiers.
Why Coaching: "I love to help athletes achieve their full potential."

 Cesar Castillo, Golf (Boys)

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Cesar Castillo, Golf (Boys)

Hometown: Yuma, AZ
High School: Yuma High School
Years in Position: 6
Other Sports: Baseball
Awards/Accolades: 5 coach of the year awards, 3-time All-Star Coach, Runner-up AIA State baseball championship.
Why Coaching: "A love of the game."

 Zach Kelly, Golf (Girls)

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Zach Kelly, Golf (Girls)

Hometown: Yuma, AZ
High School: Kofa High School
Years in Position: 3
Other Sports: Wrestling and softball
Why Coaching: "A love of the sports and a passion for coaching and working with student-athletes."

 Jose Hernandez, Swim

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Jose Hernandez, Swim

Hometown: Mexicali, Baja California
High School: CBTis #21
Years in Position: 1
Why Coaching: "I want to show my athletes how swimming changes lives."

 Ricardo Villegas, Volleyball

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Ricardo Villegas, Volleyball

Hometown: San Luis, AZ
High School: G.E.D. 
Years in Position: 3
Fun Fact: Villegas coaches the City of San Luis volleyball team as well.