Accolades For Glendale Prep’s Athletic Program Are Rolling In
Glendale Preparatory Academy has been selected by officials, schools, and the Arizona Interscholastic Association as one of six finalists (out of 56 schools) in division 2A for the Sportsmanship Award.
In addition, Glendale Prep’s boys’ basketball coach, Kyle Navarrette, has been selected as the AIA’s Coach of the Year. After a 16-9 season, Navarrette rallied his scholars, and advanced to the 2nd round of the state playoffs. Headmaster Brandon Crowe says Navarrette is, “…Well-regarded in the Arizona basketball coaching world.” Navarrette is also Glendale Prep’s Assistant Headmaster.
In 2015, Glendale Prep’s Jonathan Rickey was awarded Administrator of the Year from the AIA. In 2009 Rickey became the boys’ basketball head coach at Glendale Prep until 2011 when he switched to the girls’ basketball head coach. In 2007 he became the Athletic Director at Glendale Preparatory Academy.