The Precedent

State final 2018-2019 results

Nadine Loureiro and Anna Myers

December 3, 2018


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Fans waited anxiously at the gates of the ASU sun devils stadium on December 1st to witness the rematch championship game between rival football teams, the Chandler wolves and the Perry pumas. The stadium grew crowded in mere minutes, filled with anxious students, parents, and faculty members, gathered...

Rules and regulations for championship game

Holly Olszak, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2018


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Thinking about bringing a backpack or water bottle to the Perry championship game? Well think again, because the rules and regulations at the Sun Devil Stadium are becoming more intense to help ensure the safety of their fans. The upcoming Perry vs. Chandler championship game takes place at ASU Sun D...

Jackie Rosales, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2018


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Highland contributed multiple accomplished coaches to the Perry cause allowing for the unique ties with one another to flourish further. “We've been together for about 15 years altogether,” Jones, the head coach of varsity football said. The conglomeration of said coaches, to no one's sur...

How sports medicine helps out the team

Joielline Tchilao, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports

A successful team is not just about how good the players are, but how well everyone contributes to the help with the final performance. The core ingredient behind any good team is teamwork. Within any sport there is a moment in every athlete's life when they experience an injury. Football being on...

Running back feature: three-headed monster

Isabel Behrendt, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2018


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In the entirety of school history, the varsity football team has yet to defeat Chandler High School’s consistently phenomenal varsity football team.   Chandler and Perry have been rivals for over a decade, however, Perry’s football team became a threat last year after obliterating all competi...

6A State Championship keys to the game

Grant Sands, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2018


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kPumas: The Pumas will try to avenge last years 49-42 defeat in the state championship game as they take on the Chandler Wolves Saturday at Arizona State University. In order to raise a banner in the gym, the Pumas will have to stop the ground game of the Wolves. Decarlos Brooks, the Wolves se...

Chubba Purdy creating his own legacy

Chubba Purdy creating his own legacy

Nadine Loureiro, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2018


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Having a sibling can prove to be difficult, but having a sibling who used to dominate in the same playing field is even harder. The last name “Purdy” is a well-known name across campus due to the impact the name has on the football field. The boys who display the names on their backs are Juni...

Cooper Harris: vital asset to football team

Anna Myers, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

There’s a lot to take in at football games. Hazy air and the lingering glow from pregame fireworks set the mood. The smell of popcorn and sweaty players infiltrates the riot of the student section and the marching band’s instruments carry the school’s fight song across the entire field.   ...

Season starts without key wrestlers due to football

Season starts without key wrestlers due to football

Macie Miller, Sports Editor

November 28, 2018


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Coming out of a great 2017-18 season for the Puma Wrestling team, they are ready to get back on the mats and brush up on their skills for the new season. After losing a few very talented and key wrestlers last season, the team is looking to fill their spots with new faces and new talent. There are m...

Men’s soccer prepares for start of season game

Men’s soccer prepares for start of season game

Makayla Gee, Features Editor

November 19, 2018


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As fall sports begin the season, the men’s soccer program gears up with a new team, new coach and new goals. Starting this year, Special Education teacher Jason Berg will be coaching the men’s soccer team. While sharing a common interest in Special Education, Principal Dan Serrano believes that this ...

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