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 Cynthia Morago, Athletic Director

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Cynthia Morago, Athletic Director

Hometown: Double Adobe, AZ
High School: Douglas High School
Years in Position: 2
Other Sports: Tennis, cheer and baseball
Why Coaching: "Athletics allow students another place to feel part of their school and develop long-lasting relationships and memories. Sports help students develop a strong work ethic, learn to work as a team and build self-confidence."

Contact: cmorago@yumaunion.org / (928) 502-5034

 Nick Santos, Athletic Trainer

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Nick Santos, Athletic Trainer

Hometown: El Centro, CA
High School: Southwest High School
Years in Position: 2
Awards/Accolades: Many Are One alumni award from Seton Hall University (2019)
Why Coaching: "I was an athlete myself. I enjoy competitive sports."
Fun Fact: Has worked as a certified athletic trainer for nearly 7 years. 

 Curt Weber, Basketball (Boys)

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Curt Weber, Basketball (Boys)

Hometown: Greenfield, IA
High School: Greenfield High School
Years in Position: 11 / 3
Other Sports: Track and baseball
Awards/Accolades: Gila Valley Region Track Championship (2009)
Why Coaching: "We were pretty successful in high school. I've always had a good feeling about athletics. My time in the Marine Corps taught me the value of teamwork and it's just another way to help the kids."
Fun Fact: Coached football at Kofa (6 years) and AWC (6 years). Entering 43rd year in YUHSD.

 Shawn Jones, Basketball (Girls)

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Shawn Jones, Basketball (Girls)

Hometown: New Orleans, LA
High School: Englewood High School
Years in Position: 1
Why Coaching: "A desire to give back to any community I am a part of and reciprocate my knowledge gained to lead, train and mentor like my former Coaches provided for me."
Fun Fact: Has coached boys and girls basketball at multiple levels for 14 years.

 Juan Lerma, Soccer (Boys)

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Juan Lerma, Soccer (Boys)

 Michael Moreno, Soccer (Girls)

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Michael Moreno, Soccer (Girls)

Hometown: Cherrypoint, NC
High School: Kofa High School
Years in Position: 4
Other Sports: Tennis
Why Coaching: "The impact a coach can have on individual athletes."

 Jeff Welsing, Wrestling

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Jeff Welsing, Wrestling

Hometown: Denmark, WI
High School: Denmark High School
Years in Position: 26
Other Sports: Football and Track & Field
Awards/Accolades: Section Champs (3), State Runner-Up (1), State Champs (1), Yuma Sun Rotary Coach of the Year, Arizona High School Wrestling Coach of the Year, National Wrestling Coaches Association Arizona Coach of the Year
Why Coaching: "I wanted to be a teacher/coach since I was a junior in high school."