Salpointe Named Best Athletic Program in AZ, #31 Nationally
It was an outstanding year for Salpointe Catholic athletics as the Lancers competed and won seven state championships and three state runners-up in 2020-2021.
MaxPreps.com recently announced its MaxPreps Cup results and Salpointe placed as the best high school in the state of Arizona and #31 nationally!
"Despite the many challenges and obstacles Salpointe athletics faced over the last year, we persevered and battled through it with great success," said Phil Gruensfelder, Salpointe athletic director. "This is a remarkable accomplishment that proves when a community works together, great things can happen. I am very proud of all of our student-athletes and coaches and look forward to continuing our success next year! Go Lancers!"
Salpointe won state championships in Men's and Women's Cross Country, Women's Volleyball, Men's and Women's Soccer, Beach Volleyball and Softball last year. Women's Basketball, Baseball and Esports were all state runners-up.