USA Swimming announced the 2021 Scholastic All-American Team on Monday and, according to a release, swimmers had to achieve a grade point average of 3.5 for the 2020-21 school year and attained a 2019 Winter Junior qualifying time in any individual event between Sept. 1, 2020 and Aug. 31, 2021.
SOUTHERN ARIZONA SWIMMERS RECOGNIZED
Colin Cosgrove, Catalina Foothills (Tucson Ford Dealers Aquatics)
Paige Housman, Pusch Ridge (Flying Fish Arizona Swim Team)
Aidan Reagan, Sahuaro (Flying Fish Arizona Swim Team)
Andy Morales was recognized by the AIA as the top high school reporter in 2014, he was awarded the Ray McNally Award in 2017, a 2019 AZ Education News award winner and he has been a youth, high school and college coach for over 30 years. He was the first in Arizona to write about high school beach volleyball and high school girls wrestling. His own children have won multiple state high school championships and were named to all-state teams. Competing in hockey, basketball, baseball and track & field in high school, his unique perspective can only be found here and on AZPreps365.com. Andy is the Southern Arizona voting member of the Ed Doherty Award, recognizing the top football player in Arizona, and he was named a Local Hero by the Tucson Weekly for 2016. Andy was named an Honorary Flowing Wells Caballero in 2019, became a member of the Sunnyside Los Mezquites Cross Country Hall of Fame in 2021 and he was a member of the Amphi COVID-19 Blue Ribbon Committee. Contact Andy Morales at email@example.com