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Pumas top Hamilton at state; complete 3 peat campaign

Junior Ashley Rodarte returns a birdie at the Division-I state semifinals Wednesday night. The No. 1 Pumas beat No. 4 Mountain Ridge, 5-2.

Dylan Taylor, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2019

  After an undefeated 14-0 season the no.1 ranked Puma badminton team capped it off with a 5-0 sweep of the no.3 ranked Hamilton Huskies at state, the Pumas won all of their regular season matches by a combined score of 113 to 8 and their playoff matches by a score of 15 to 2. This win marks ...

Badminton wins at state semi finals, will face Huskies for title tonight

Junior Ashley Rodarte returns a birdie at the Division-I state semifinals Wednesday night. The No. 1 Pumas beat No. 4 Mountain Ridge, 5-2.

Dylan Taylor, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2019

The top-ranked Perry badminton team topped No. 4 Mountain Ridge by a score of 5-2 in the Division-I state semifinals Wednesday night. The win sends PHS to its third state championship against the third-ranked Hamilton Huskies. The Pumas beat Hamilton earlier in the year 6-3 at HHS on Sept. 9. Before...

Inexperience affecting Puma golfers play

Carter Richey, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2019

After what Coach Nold believes was a disappointing start for his men's golf teams season, he firmly trusts that his team just hasn't played their best golf yet. He sees that "We need more consistency from top to bottom," and understands there will be a few bumps in the road because of the lack of high...

Kalli Fama Q&A, her senior plan

Kalli Fama talking with head coach Stephanie Carrasco.

Nadine Loureiro, Editor in Chief

September 26, 2019

Another year goes by in the pool, filled with new swimmers and recognized veterans. Senior Kalli Fama returns for her fourth year in varsity, taking on a different route and preparing for her future. With the experience that built up over the rigorous practices, Fama’s experience benefits those in...

Pumas look to get their mojo back against Boulder Creek

Tiffany Martinez, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2019

On Sept 27th, the Perry Pumas will take on the Boulder Creek Jaguars at Perry High school. This game is a must win for the pumas, after the loss to both Pinnacle and Cesar Chavez, the Puma’s record has dropped to 3-1, leaving them in last place in their division. The Pumas have suffered a suspensio...

Past player coaches freshman football team using experience

Kenna Cassey, Social media director

September 26, 2019

One of the most known players from high school to college football. D’Shayne James who would have had one of the best senior years if it wasn’t for his season ending injury. James was one of the most valuable players who just had a bad turn which ended his season way too early. He was just doing...

Hype squad under fire

Isabel Behrendt, Opinions Editor

September 26, 2019

Last week the Hype Squad - an unofficial group of students who lead the student section at home athletic events - came under fire for their public protest of the football team’s suspension of more than 30 players. According to multiple sources, approximately 30 varsity football players were suspe...

Makayla Long: New And Driven

Makayla Long: New And Driven

Ashlyn Miner, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2019

  Junior Makayla Long recently made the one thousand mile move to the desert from Oregon. Her family made the move to be closer to her mom’s hometown; as well as seeing her extended family and brothers, who are out here for college,  there was also something special about being a student a...

Perry badminton continues dominance

September 25, 2019

    The badminton team picked up right where they left off winning their first four matches by a combined score of 75-2. The team dominated Pinnacle, Sandra Day O'Connor, Skyline, Hamilton, Desert Vista, Highland, Corona del Sol, Basha and Mountain Ridge and is currently ranked no.1 in...

Road to Recovery: Kylie Miller bounces back from early season injury

Kylie Miller poses on the track

River Bradshaw, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2019

Over summer most people were relaxing at home, sleeping in till noon and eating all the junk food they can find. However, this is not the case when it comes to the cross country runners, since the beginning of June the team has been putting in the work. Waking up at 6 a.m. to beat the heat and going...

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