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OUR TAKE on distance runners

OUR TAKE on distance runners

Kenna Cassey, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2019

With track starting around the corner and the successful cross country team’s season coming to an end, I have noticed how underrated long distance runners are. They are always running, mile after mile, to prepare for their next race. They train long hours, running around campus before the sun rise...

Pumas trending up down the stretch

Grant Sands, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2019

The Pumas boys basketball team defeated the Hamilton Huskies 44-42 in a close game between two conference opponents as the playoffs near. Perry beat Brophy College Prep in the two schools second triple overtime matchup of the year. While the Pumas came up short in the first matchup they prevaile...

Unified program gaining momentum

Unified program gaining momentum

Kenna Cassey, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2018

If everyone lived unified people can be unstoppable. The unified soccer team has not lost a game yet this season. Seniors, Cooper Harris, David Reese, and Fletcher Jones may be spending their last year with the team but they plan on leading the group through the season.  On the night of December 5, the bright stadi...

Football finishes another impressive season

Football finishes another impressive season

Aubree Flores, Reporter

December 18, 2018

Day in and day out, the football team trained for months in advance to prepare for the final showdown of the Perry Pumas and Chandler Wolves, keeping revenge for last year’s state game in their minds and hearts. Yet it was not enough to overthrow the Wolves’ dynasty. The game ended in a 65-28 loss ...

Pumas playing strong, but haven’t hit full stride

Pumas playing strong, but haven’t hit full stride

Makayla Gee, Features Editor

December 18, 2018

Leading the men’s team to their first season victory, Coach Jason Berg is shaking up the program and getting down to business. The first time PHS coach is more than qualified for the job, with over 13 years of experience under his belt, and is obviously succeeding at it. In a current 6-2 overall re...

Underclassmen look to top veteran athletes

Underclassmen look to top veteran athletes

Macie Miller, Sports Editor

December 18, 2018

BOYS: As the wrestlers settle into another season, the team is filled with fresh faces and young athletes looking to top veteran wrestlers in their weight classes. One particular athlete that has caught Johnson’s eye is Ikaika Maldonado. Maldonado has been wrestling at Perry since his freshman year back ...

Basketball finding its groove before rivalry game

Grant Sands, Staff Reporter

December 17, 2018

The Battle of Val Vista will hit the hardwood as the Puma’s boys basketball team will take on Basha High Dec. 21 in a pivotal matchup heading into the playoffs. “It’s a big region game, it’s a big rivalry game,” head coach Sam Duane said. “We got to come in ready to compete. It’s go...

Down, but not out: after season ending injury, D’Shayne James is going strong at rehab

Down, but not out: after season ending injury, D’Shayne James is going strong at rehab

Kenna Cassey, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2018

Football camp had just wrapped up and the Pumas – fresh off of their 2017 state title run – were back at it preparing for a zero-week matchup against Pinnacle. Wide-receiver D’Shayne James was about to enter his senior season as one of the most electric threats in the country. The Iowa State com...

Girls soccer feature

Holly Olszak, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2018

Throughout the years, the varsity girls’ soccer team has had its fair-share of struggles. This previous season was a hit, with a numerous amount of seniors taking the team to a second place win during state. However, this season has a large group of younger players. This may have an effect on their...

Girls basketball after the state title

Girls basketball after the state title

Anna Myers, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2018

With a 6-1 record for the season, the varsity girls’ basketball team is back supporting an intense weight training routine and they are intent on making it to the state championship this year. With a grand total of 6 returning starters, 5 of which are sophomores, the team is working on building up ...

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