Tavion Allen a Junior Safety on the Champions Football Team Named the Arizona Republic Athlete of the Month

Posted by Community Relations on 12/9/2015

Tavion Allen, a junior safety on the Champions Football team was named the Arizona Republic Athlete of the Month for November. Allen had three interceptions, returning two for touchdowns, against Tucson Sabino in Chavez’ first playoff win in school history, November 13. He picked off two more passes and had 11 tackles against Desert Edge in the quarterfinal round. Allen led the state with 10 interceptions for the season. He was the Second-leading tackler on the team, and averaged 20 yards in punt returns. Allen also competes in track and field, in the 100-meter, 200-meter, 4x400 relay, triple jump and long jump in track and field. He was a first-team all-region player this year.   His community service includes volunteer coaching young athletes on Arizona Saints, a youth football team.