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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.  

 Marcus Weeks, Basketball (Boys)

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Marcus Weeks, Basketball (Boys)

Hometown: Okinawa, Japan
High School: Gila Ridge High School
Years in Position: 1
Why Coaching: "The love of the game."

 Carlos Ambriz, Basketball (Girls)

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Carlos Ambriz, Basketball (Girls)

Hometown: Yuma, AZ
High School: Cibola High School
Years in Position: 14
Other Sports: Track
Awards/Accolades: AIA Girls Basketball Coach of the Year (2010-11), AIA Region Girls Basketball Coach of the Year (2016-17)
Why Coaching: "The love of the game really pushed me into coaching, but now just making the difference in the lives of students is really what drives me to continue coaching."

 Jesus Rojas, Soccer (Boys)

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Jesus Rojas, Soccer (Boys)

Hometown: San Luis, AZ
High School: San Luis High School
Years in Position: 1
Fun Fact: In addition to playing at SLHS, Rojas has coached as an assistant or head coach since 2014.  

 Gerardo Huerta, Soccer (Girls)

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Gerardo Huerta, Soccer (Girls)

Hometown: San Luis, AZ
High School: San Luis High School
Years in Position: 4
Awards/Accolades: Chandler Prep Winter Classic Silver Division Champions 2017
Why Coaching: "My passion for teaching and soccer got me into coaching. There is nothing that brings me more joy than seeing players develop into responsible and diligent leaders. I am proud of being from San Luis and showing other schools just how much talent the players from this community possess."
Fun Fact: When Huerta was hired, he was the first SLHS varsity soccer coach (boys or girls) to be a former SLHS student. 

 Albert Escalante, Wrestling

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Albert Escalante, Wrestling

Hometown: Yuma, AZ
High School: Cibola High School
Years in Position: 3