The Precedent

Lil Puma Clinic Proves Successful for Eighth Consecutive years

Leilanie Rios, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports

As Friday night football gets students and players riled up, the smiling faces and pom-poms on the sidelines are working harder than ever to keep the high energy in gear. The 2018-2019 cheer team is not only practicing to perfect their skills consistently, but they are also huge involvements on the s...

Pumas strive for victory over Huskies

Grant Sands, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

  The Puma girls volleyball team will take on conference rival Hamilton Huskies tonight in a key matchup here at Perry. The girls roll into the game today coming off back to back games against divisional opponents. The first of which came against Val Vista rival Basha High School on Tuesday ni...

Football prepares for match of the season

Football prepares for match of the season

Aubree Flores, Reporter

September 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

With the title of state-champions leering so close to the grasp of the football team’s gloves last season, this year the expectation has been set higher than ever. Following their victory at Boulder Creek, the Pumas are fired up to play the Wolves, the team that broke the hearts of Perry fans and pl...

Golf swings for real shot at state title

Golf swings for real shot at state title

Macie Miller, Sports Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

In recent years, the men’s golf team at Perry has become more and more successful with each season that comes and goes. This year however, is different for the team, they are senior heavy and have players with previous experience on the team. There are many returning golfers that are contributing t...

Kalli Fama swims toward 2020 Olympic trials

Kalli Fama swims toward 2020 Olympic trials

Devin Jernigan, A & E Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

Kalli Fama is an undoubtedly excellent athlete. Top competitor on the swim team, with multiple records broken, but it's what makes her good, that is inspirational. After 11 years of dedication to the sport, her hard work is proving to pay off this season. Within the sport of swim, the goal is to be ...

Pumas hoping that ’18 sequel is as good as the ’17 original

Kenna Cassey, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

After the blockbuster badminton team took the state championship home, the cast graduated. With one survivor left she is trying to carry her new cast to victory once again. After the assemblage took the win knew they were being watched, with knowing that some of the other smash hit teams are going to be...

E-sports Steadfast Start

E-sports Steadfast Start

River Bradshaw, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News, Sports

There are a staggering 25 thousand people scattered throughout Arizona that are competing on high school E-Sports teams. E-Sports may be just getting its sea legs right now but soon it will be up and sailing into unknown territories. This is the result of the drive and the passion being put in by all th...

OUR YEAR: Sand wins first state title after dominating Millenium

OUR YEAR: Sand wins first state title after dominating Millenium

India Buckner, Staff Reporter

May 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Sand volleyball is the second team at Perry to bring home a championship title. Despite not having their own home court, the team never quit and ended the season with a record of 12-1, losing only once Xavier Prep. These lady Pumas were ranked number four in the state and now hold a championship tit...

The Complete List of Perry’s Best 2018

The Complete List of Perry’s Best 2018

Malory Melanson, Sawyer Del Fosse, Callahan Nagel, Asher Laufenburger, India Buckner, Macie Miller, and Kayla Gee

May 24, 2018


Filed under Sports

Our sports writers have collaborated to select the best players from each sport on campus. While no team sport is won or lost by one individual, Perry’s Best highlights student-athletes who were not only great at their sport, but also on campus and in the classroom. Baseball: Matthew Brown Senior Matthew Brown is a leader...

Pumas reach final four for 2nd time

Macie Miller, Staff Reporter

May 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Playoffs are a time for teams to become closer than ever and for coaches to showcase the true abilities of their teams. However, halfway through their 2017-18 season, Brian Pomerantz left his position as head coach of the men’s volleyball team. After the loss of their head coach, Ryan Tolman stepped...

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