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The Precedent

Tight-knit group drives 25-win season

Lauren Fountain, Staff Reporter
May 23, 2017
Filed under Sports

In what was their most successful season in school history, the softball team made its first final four appearance with no shortage of memorable moments along the way. The Pumas’ (25-10) season had it all, from dominant pitching performances, highlight-reel defense and clutch, walk-off home r...

Pair of Pumas in running for ‘Play of the Week’

Pair of Pumas in running for ‘Play of the Week’

April 13, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

The week of April 4-8 saw the baseball team explode for 46 runs in three games, eight of which came as a result of two grand slams. Channel 3's Varsity Zone was there to capture junior shortstop Trevor Hauver hit a grand slam in the April 4 win over Highland, as well as senior first baseman Brett...

Lin-Manuel Miranda: The Reviver of Hamilton’s Legacy

Lin-Manuel Miranda: The Reviver of Hamilton’s Legacy

Lucas Smith, Staff Reporter
February 1, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

It is uncommon in today’s day and age to see contemporary music, hip hop, and musical theatre come together. A once small album that was released, fueled a fire to create a perfect equilibrium through the median of musical Broadway to form one of the most intriguing and rich musicals of our generat...

If Not Hamilton; Who?

If Not Hamilton; Who?

Lucas Smith, Staff Reporter
January 25, 2016
Filed under Opinions

The Treasury Department has announced that it intends redesign the $10 bill and substitute a portrait of a famous American woman for Alexander Hamilton, one of the founding fathers. This action by the Treasury has caused an outrage among not only the people who loved the hit Broadway musical, but also...

Baseball focuses on positives of the season

Baseball focuses on positives of the season

Ashley Elliott, Staff Writer
May 19, 2014
Filed under Sports

After a scary, six game losing streak, the Pumas made a comeback, winning four of their next five games. Head coach Shane Hillstrom said, “You lose six in a row, it’s real easy to quit, you know what I mean, and the kids didn’t quit...we all just started playing better, together.” They...

Girls basketball continues to struggle

Mike McGilton, Staff Writer
January 21, 2014
Filed under Sports

The girls’ varsity basketball team has been on a seven game losing streak since the middle of December. Their last victory came against Gilbert (52-35) on Dec. 13. The Lady Pumas have been struck with scoring problems and have been missing the great play of senior Rachel Amerine who has missed multiple...

Boy’s Basketball’s playoff run gets denied

Boy’s Basketball’s playoff run gets denied

Travis Klein, Photo Editor
February 12, 2013
Filed under Sports

If you have ever been on a rollercoaster with loop-de-loops, twists, turns, and 100 foot drops, then you have something to relate this year’s boys’ basketball season to. It was a team that won two consecutive meetings with Desert Ridge by a combined score of 163-124, and then lost to the same...

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