Two area athletes were named All-Americans — Safford High School’s Chanse Rios and Thatcher High School’s Kason Bryce.

Dairy Council of Arizona, Arizona Coaches Association and the American Leadership Academy presented the 29th annual Winter and Spring High School All-American Awards on May 21.

Twenty-two senior student-athletes from around the state were honored. The awards were based on the student athletes’ academics and standard of play. The sports represented were girls basketball, boys basketball, boys baseball, girls softball and wrestling.

Click here to read the article in the Eastern Arizona Courier.