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Gavin deFisser

Valley Christian High School

1A-3A Scholar Athlete Finalist

His academic performance speaks for itself with his grades, challenging course load and his desire to take every advanced course officered at Valley Christian. Gavin will be graduating number 1 in his class of 75 and has been named his class Valedictorian. He was a Commended Student in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program and carries a 4.0 GPA. Not only has Gavin excelled tremendously in the classroom he has been a part of the Valley Christian golf team all four years. He has added great value to the team not only with his great aptitude and ability for golf, but also with his leadership abilities.

In short, Gavin is a rare student athlete that works hard to be the best while humbly and sincerely lifting those around him up.

Gavin plans to attend William and Mary University on a golf scholarship and will study Pre-Med.


Events for the week of November 30, 2015

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2015 AIA Football Media Day
Watch the state football championship media day at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 24 from Famous Dave's Bar--B-Que on

2015 AIA Football State Championships, presented by Raising Canes
The championship for D-I wil be played on Friday, Nov. 27 at University of Phoenix Stadium beginning at 3 p.m. and can be seen live on FOX Sports Arizona.  On Saturday, Nov. 28, the D-III (11 a.m.) and II (4 p.m.) championships will be played at Arizona Stadium and can be seen live on FOX Sports Arizona.  The D-V (2 p.m.) and IV (6 p.m.) championships will also be played on Nov. 28 at Chaparral High School.  All games can be watched live on the NFHS Network as well.  Check the brackets for the matchups, download the programs and visit the tournament info page for complete details.

Conference & Region Placements - 2016-2018
The following is the conference and region placements (1A & 2A Regions TBD) for 2016-2018:

Conference & Region Placement - 2016-2018

Member schools may appeal region placement using Form 8.1.1.  Region appeals must be received by Thursday, Dec. 3 at 2 p.m.

Please see the following for the results of the conference appeals:

Final Conference Appeal Results

AIA Conference Region Scheduling Timeline - 2016-2018