Student Athletes of the Month

by staff Dec 18, 2018

Gavilan, CA – The Gavilan College Athletic Department would like to announce that five student-athletes have been honored for their hard work and dedication in the classroom as well as on the athletic field during the month of November. Gavilan’s Student-Athletes of the Month are Elias Arvizn (Soccer), Lex Chavarria (Volleyball), Richard Justo (Football), Julia Rodriguez (Women’s Basketball) and Ibn Zaid (Men’s Basketball).

Elias Arvizn Freshman (Soccer)

High School/Hometown: Christopher/ Gilroy, CA

Major: Administration of Justice

Lex Chavarria Sophomore (Volleyball)

High School/Hometown: San Benito/ Hollister, CA

Major: Liberal Arts, Multiple Subjects

Richard Justo Freshman (Football)

High School/Hometown: San Benito/ Hollister, CA

Major: Liberal Arts, Multiple Subjects

Julia Rodriguez Sophomore (Women's Basketball)

High School/Hometown: Christopher/ Gilroy, CA

Major: Kinesiology

Ibn Zaid Sophomore (Men's Basketball)

High School/Hometown: Taft/ Los Angeles, CA

Major: Kinesiology

Throughout the academic year, the Rams Athletic Department will recognize the achievements of its student-athletes on and off the field of competition by honoring them with the Togo’s Student-Athlete of the Month Award.  Special attention is focused on four main areas: academic achievement, athletic success, leadership, and community service.  This monthly award embodies the spirit of Rams Athletics and Gavilan College.  At the end of the year, those that have been recognized as student-athletes of the month will be considered for the prestigious Male and Female Togo’s Student-Athlete of the Year Award.  Special thank you to award sponsors: Togo’s on 1st Street in Gilroy and Articulate Solutions.