Lubbock-Cooper High School named Ryan Constancio Alonzo as salutatorian for the class of 2011. Ryan, son of Constancio and Frances Alonzo of Lubbock, graduates with a grade-point average of 101.475. He plans to attend the University of North Texas Honor College and major in Biology.
Ryan was a member of the National Honor Society, the President's Council and the Rocket Club. He was a state qualifier for HOSA. Ryan was an active member of the Lubbock-Cooper Pirate Pride Band, serving as Head Drum Major. He was named to the ATSSB All State Band. Ryan was a UIL Regional Qualifier in Prose Interpretation and Persuasive Speaking. Ryan ran the 1600 and the 3200 in track and was a regional qualifier in Cross Country.