McAllen High swimmer Shaine Casas was recognized at a McAllen School Board meeting on Sept. 11 for his performance in the National Junior Championship Swimming Meet during the summer. Casas was a Gold Medalist in the 100-meter Butterfly. Pictured in the front row from left to right are Superintendent J.A. Gonzalez, Ed.D., Board Secretary Debbie Crane-Aliseda, McAllen High Principal Albert Canales, mother Monica Casas Epling, Shaine Casas, grandmother Elsa Casas, grandfather Fabian Casas, and Board Vice President Larry Esparza. In the back row, left to right, are Board Trustee Daniel Vela, Board Trustee Sam Saldivar Jr., Board President Tony Forina, and McAllen High Swim Coach Albino Cisneros.