Varsity Track & Field Coaches
Varsity Cross Country & Varsity and Jr. High Track and Field
Joining our program in the Fall of 2019, Amy Laffan grew up in Georgia where she participated in cross country and basketball at Calvary Christian School in Columbus, Georgia. She earned a Political Science degree from the University of Texas at El Paso. Today, she continues to be an avid runner, usually running between 50-60 miles a week, in her words, “for fun”. Coach Laffan has lived in El Paso for 18 years after moving with her husband, Jason, who works full time with Casas por Cristo, an organization that does mission work through building houses and planting churches. Amy Laffan is the loving mother of three boys, Jonas, Kash, and Titus. Her family is now proud to call El Paso home.
'I can do all things through Christ who strengtheneth me.'
Assistant Athletic Director & Varsity and Jr. High Shot and Discus Coach
Joining our program in 2018, Aaron Petersen was born and raised in El Paso where he attended Immanuel Christian School. While at Immanuel he played Jr. Varsity Basketball his Freshman year and became a Coach’s Assistant for the remainder of High School. He graduated from Immanuel in the Summer of 2018. He is currently attending the University of Texas at El Paso and pursuing a Business degree in Management. While a staff member at Immanuel, he was the Basketball Operations Coordinator for the Varsity Boy’s Basketball team, Varsity Boy’s Basketball team 2nd Assistant Coach, and the Jr. Varsity Boy’s Basketball team Assistant Coach in the 2018-19 season. In the 2019-20 season, he took the position of Assistant Athletic Director, while being the Social Media Coordinator for the Athletic Department. Petersen was given the Varsity and Jr. High Discus and Shot Put Coaching position in 2020.
"Greater love has no one than this than to lay down one's life for his friends."
John 15:13 NKJV