Xavier Hotshots Archers place 3 in the top 25 out of 107 competitors

Coach Leslie Kanda

Despite the strong headwind, the arrows from the Xavier Archery team flew straight at the Ben Avery State Qualifier this past Saturday.

Senior Ava Koehler de Celaya led the team with a 268 (8 bullseyes), placing 14th out of 107 high school girls competitors. Ava shot the second best score out of the nineteen 12th grade girls.

Junior Jessie Silverstein shot a personal best of 264 (7 bullseyes) and placed 18th. Jessie ranked 8th out of 29 eleventh grade girls.

Senior Hailey Infante shot a personal best of 256 (8 bullseyes) and placed 25th. Hailey took 4th in the 12th grade division.

Other Xavier girls who shot personal bests:
  • Freshman Ana Bhatti
  • Sophomore Gigi Lazorovici
  • Sophomore Ariana Santana-Garcia
  • Sophomore CJ Schouten
  • Junior Paige Gehringer

Congratulations to all the archers who competed ( 21 Xavier girls and 4 Brophy boys)

Complete Xavier Results

Xavier College Preparatory

4710 North Fifth Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85012
P. (602) 277-3772
F. (602) 279-1346

National Blue Ribbon Recipient



Western Catholic Educational Association