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Female coaches: evening the playing field

Female coaches: evening the playing field

Lydia Hampton

January 22, 2020

Every year more and more women join the world of sports, but the proportion of female coaches continues to drop.  1972 saw the establishment of Title IX, which required all government funded educational programs and activities to provide equal opportunities to both males and females. At the time,...

Puma baseball nears regular season

Puma baseball nears regular season

JJ Fought, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2020

With Fall Ball ending and the regular season getting closer and tryouts on February 10.  The seasons players to look at this year becomes clearer. With the 20-5 record over the fall ball season some big names arouse out of the roster like right fielder Trenton Pallas, Jayden Israel, and Jaron Nance ...

Billie Eilish: breaking away from pop music stereotypes

Billie Eilish: breaking away from pop music stereotypes

Kiley Newby, Staff reporter

January 16, 2020

Billie Eilish is a name many people know but her unorthodox approach to the music scene makes her stand out. With both her clothing and music style she is definitely out of the box. Her recent success has MTV Video Music awards for Best Editing and Best New Artist, as well as Favorite Breakout Artist...

WRESTLING: Perry dominates at home

WRESTLING: Perry dominates at home

Roman Valenzuela, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2020

January 8th, walking into the gymnasium any participant would notice a pretty distinct difference to the typical dual meet formula. Directly in the middle of the floor, rising three feet into the air, a platform was constructed to elevate the single, spotlighted mat. In dramatic fashion, the lights we...

Career Center reopens with new personnel

Career Center reopens with new personnel

Lindsey Harrison, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2020

After nearly one month of closure, the Career Center has reopened in the F-Building. In November of last year, Career Center technician Toni Horn resigned to pursue a career helping inmates find jobs after being released from jail. School administrators were forced to close the Center because they d...

Lunch bunch’s new plan for the community

Lunch bunch’s new plan for the community

Vivian Duong, A&E Editor

January 16, 2020

As the campus continues with the growth of incoming students each new school year, it becomes difficult to some students to find a new group to join in a new environment. However, clubs such as the Lunch Bunch is dedicated to working towards inclusivity at school.  “I’m just glad that people are realizing...

End of controversial Deep Equity and YES programs in CUSD

End of controversial Deep Equity and YES programs in CUSD

Anna Myers, Features Editor

January 16, 2020

After months of controversy, parent complaints, and community concerns, the CUSD governing board has officially begun to phase out the Corwin Deep Equity program, based on the essays of Dr. Gary Howard. The curriculum was introduced at the beginning of 2019 as a part of the board’s Journey 2025 plan ...

A decade that was: we look back at the last 10 years

A decade that was: we look back at the last 10 years

Lydia Hampton, Staff Reporter

December 19, 2019

*An earlier published version of this story said the "dungeon" (F-130's) were built with the F-building expansion in 2014. That was incorrect. The classrooms in the F-130's are part of the original building. The end of 2019 marks the end of a decade for PHS. We take a look back at the last ten year...

Precedent Podcast Episode 2: A Decade in Review

Nick Manzo, JJ Fought, and Roman Valenzuela

December 18, 2019

Host Roman Valenzuela and JJ Fought talk to guest Amira Johnson, Ashlyn Miner, Dylan Taylor, and Lydia Hampton about new years resolution, girls basketball, and a recap of the decade.

Top sports moments of the decade

Sabrina Digne and dylan taylor

December 16, 2019

The end of a decade  As the end of the 2010’s is nearing, it's important to remember some of the best athletes this school has had as well as some moments that will always be remembered.    Markus Howard:  a Puma legend Markus Howard is one of the most legendary athletes to h...

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