The Precedent

Chubba Purdy creating his own legacy

Chubba Purdy creating his own legacy

Nadine Loureiro, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports

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


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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 ...

BACK-2-BACK Pumas cruise to second state title

BACK-2-BACK Pumas cruise to second state title

Kenna Cassey, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

It is incredibly difficult to win a state championship; it is even more improbable to win two in a row. The badminton team cruised to their second state title with a 5-2 win over Corona del Sol last month, making it Perry’s first ever back-to-back state championship win. Coach Lerina Johnson said...

Volleyball reaches semifinals, loses to Corona

Volleyball reaches semifinals, loses to Corona

Grant Sands, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Pumas season came to a halt when a playoff loss to Corona del Sol ended the team's hopes of a state title. The top seeded Pumas were eliminated from competition after a three sets to two loss in the semifinals. The season comes to an end with a record of 32-4-1 and one set away from a state champ...

Returning starters are vital in nearing basketball season

Grant Sands, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

Beginning his third season at the helm of the boys basketball program, head coach Sam Duane has a lot of reasons to be optimistic. He has 3-returners from a 2017-18 squad that finished second in the 6A Premier Region (13-13, 5-3), and this year’s team boasts something Perry has rarely seen - size in...

Pom Program Making the Holidays Come Early

Leilanie Rios, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

As the sleigh bells are ringing in the distance and frequent thoughts of new year's resolutions are rolling around the corner Perry Pom has a great gift to keep any school spirited friend or loved one organized for the fast approaching  2019 year. Students, parents, or friends can purchase their very...

Perry Swim Wrapup

Perry Swim Wrapup

Devin Jernigan, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Perry swim and dive season ended with girls swim team getting 12th, and the boys getting 15th in division one. On an individual scale, there were some who did extremely well. Kalli Fama, Junior year girls team swimmer, swam the 200m, and 100m races. Receiving a second place with the 200m at 1:48.4...

Girls soccer preview

Holly Olszak, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2018


Filed under Sports

Lace up your cleats, fill up your water bottles and prepare for the 2017-2018 soccer season. The upcoming season will begin with a fresh team consisting of some surprising newcomers all trying to finish what last year’s state runner-up squad started. In his fourth year at the helm, head coach...

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