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JM23 baseball tournament serves as touching tribute to Jacob Medina

JM23 tournament honors Perry baseball alumni Jacob Medina.

Anna Myers, Managing Editor

September 29, 2020

The JM23 baseball tournament was dreamt up by Perry baseball players Jacob Medina and Emery Miller last spring. Medina and Miller envisioned a five day long first annual tournament in which the proceeds could be given back to the community through a charity organization.  The boys’ vision came into fruition last m...

Perry’s Best for Sports

Ashlyn Miner and Jalyn Knight, Staff Reporter

May 18, 2020

Football: Jackson Ford Senior, Jackson Ford has an amazing personality both on and off the field. He was one of the few not suspended from the team and remained a strong player through and through. He will continue his amazing exploits at Princeton University.   Swim and Dive: Kalli Fa...

Taking a mindful minute: a way to relax and recenter

Lindsay Taylor, social worker, giving presentation to baseball team. Taylor has given presentations on the mindful minute to classes and sports teams.

Paige Luedtke, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2020

"It helps with focus and attention and decreases stress and anxiety" Lindsay Taylor

Top sports moments of the decade

Sabrina Digne and dylan taylor

December 16, 2019

The end of a decade  As the end of the 2010’s is nearing, it's important to remember some of the best athletes this school has had as well as some moments that will always be remembered.    Markus Howard:  a Puma legend Markus Howard is one of the most legendary athletes to h...

Perry’s best: athletics

Abby Knoblock, Kenna Cassey, Anna Myers, Grant Sands, Devin Jernigan, Tyler McCracken, Holly Olszak, Leilanie Rios, Makayla Gee, Aubree Flores, and Macie Miller

May 21, 2019

Baseball- CJ Valdez Senior pitcher CJ Valdez is busy with keeping a .377 batting average, .68 pitching ERA. Along with keeping up on the field he is one of the team captains for varsity. His attitude keeps the team in check but also makes sure to have a close connection with everyone.   ...

Technology brings baseball to the next level

Abby Knoblock, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2019

Recently technology has been introduced into the world of sports to help better players and teams all together whether it is high school sports or pro sports. By using technology in sports, it can show you what you are doing correctly or doing wrong. Athletes can go back and look at the data to try to ...

Breaking set backs

Michael Camarra mug shot for Perry baseball

Abby Knoblock, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2019

Junior Michael Camarra was having a great fall for the Perry baseball team. The junior outfielder was hitting .429  in an early November tournament in Las Vegas, things were looking up for him and the Pumas. Camarra got on first base by a ... He was taking his normal lead off from first when the Arb...

Multi purpose field unplayable, leaving athletes without a field

Girls soccer having practice on the multi-purpose field despite the poor condition

Mea Griffin, News Editor

November 19, 2018

All soccer, freshman football, and junior varsity baseball players are without a field. The multi-purpose field, located across from the seminary building, is unplayable. Dead grass filled with patches and unstable soft spots, prevents athletes from playing to their full capability, and puts them more ...

Pumas season ends in second round; five players earn honors

Max Johansen slides safely into third base against Gilbert.

Asher Laufenburger, Sports Editor

May 22, 2018

The varsity baseball team fought hard all year, wrapping their season with a 16-13 record and a second-round exit of the 6A playoffs. Third-year head coach Damien Tippett said the 2018 team was “one of the most fun teams” he had ever coached. He noted that the Pumas were “tough and resilient.” Perry...

Christopherson dominates on the mounds, greens

Caden Christopherson delivers a pitch at a recent baseball game. The junior hurler is also one of the nation's top high school golfers and currently has two D1 offers, including TCU.

Asher Laufenburger, Sports Editor

April 24, 2018

Caden Christopherson may be one of Perry’s most underrated athletes. In the fall, he is the Pumas’ top-ranked golfer, was named CUSD’s Golfer of the Year, and finished fifth at the state championships. In the spring, the junior is one of the school’s most dominating forces on the diamond,...

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