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Calloway fights his way for record breaking legacy on varsity

Calloway fights his way for record breaking legacy on varsity

Macie Miller, Sports Editor

February 12, 2019

As a first time Perry wrestler back in 2016, Travis Calloway set the stage for the next four years of his high school wrestling career with a 19 win record on varsity. The wins would only continue to rack up from there, as the 195 pound wrestler continued his career as a Perry Puma. This year Cal...

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 ...

Season starts without key wrestlers due to football

Season starts without key wrestlers due to football

Macie Miller, Sports Editor

November 28, 2018

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...

Junior wrestling trifecta, 2/3 state wins

Junior Travis Calloway (in red) fights to pin opponent in the Puma Duals.

Sawyer Del Fosse, Staff reporter

February 13, 2018

This season the wrestling team has seen a noticeably strong presence from the junior class. While younger classmen are sometimes overlooked, the wrestling program has made sure to develop the younger athletes as they move up each year. The junior class’ strength stems from talented athletes and rigorous...

Perry cashes in with Nike sponsorship deal

Emily Narducci, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2017

The athletic department has announced that for the 2017-2018 school year, it will be a Nike school. Being a Nike school means that Perry is recognized by Nike, and all of the sports are required to wear Nike uniforms. Principal Dan Serrano said, “to be a Nike school is kind of a big deal, it a...

Badminton goes to second consecutive state final

Lauren Fountain, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2016

Perry’s badminton team had another bittersweet season, returning to the state championship, but falling to rival Xavier in a true battle. “It wasn’t over until doubles,” said Principal Dan Serrano. Going 13-2 in the season, the Pumas lost 3-5, but the trio of seniors — Katie Cross, Tori Albin, an...

Badminton continues to make strides

Megan Crow plays Badminton at the tournament against Dobson High School on September 15 at Perry High School.

Lauren Fountain, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2016

Badminton is undergoing a bit of déjà vu as their currently-undefeated season parallels last year’s record. With a highly-anticipated game against Xavier coming up on October 4, all eyes are on the team to see if the Pumas will finally conquer the Gators, or fall once again to the reigning state ch...

Badminton ready to move on to upper echelon

On August 24, 2016 the Perry badminton team prepares to practice a few drills before their competitors arrive.

Lauren Fountain, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2016

Returning from a near-perfect season, the badminton team is ready for redemption. Going 14-0 in the regular season last year, the team lost to Xavier in a true battle. In their first year in a new section, Perry will face teams like Hamilton, Basha, and Xavier on a regular basis. As Coach Johnson ...

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