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Football makes it to playoff season

Tiffany Martinez, staff reporter

November 8, 2019

With fall sports coming to an end, Perry football is close to wrapping up their 2019-2020 season. The team is ending their regular season with a record of  6-4 and is now moving on to the 6A Conference Playoffs. The loss of many prominent seniors last year led to the Pumas suffering more losses tha...

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...

Perry football stepping up this season

Tiffany Martinez, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2019

After losing strong players from last year’s graduating class, coach Preston Jones and the varsity football must fill in the gaps of former players. The 6A team pushes their athletes to prepare for this upcoming season with the hope to improve their game after the heartbreaking defeat against Chandler High Sc...

Cooper Harris: vital asset to football team

Anna Myers, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2018

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.   ...

Pumas “gave it all they had” in state championship game

Pumas “gave it all they had” in state championship game

Macie Miller, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2017

After advancing father than ever before, the Pumas went off to Tucson on Dec. 2 to take on the Chandler Wolves and came up just short of a state title victory. The Pumas played in what was one of the best games of their season, and ended the game just shy of a touchdown, 42-49. Many of the starting...

Pumas ready to take on hardest challenge of season: state finals

Pumas ready to take on hardest challenge of season: state finals

Macie Miller and Makayla Gee

December 1, 2017

For the first time in the school’s history, the football team is going to participate in the state finals. The Pumas are confident heading into their state game this Saturday against the defending champions, Chandler Wolves. The team has been working, and undoubtedly improving in the past months si...

One is the loneliest number

One is the loneliest number

Macie Miller, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2017

As the familiar song lyrics by Three Dog Night go, “one is the loneliest number,” this certainly reigns true for the loneliest player on the football team, senior punter Gavin Sherwood. Although Sherwood also doubles as a kicker, he still has only been given one or two opportunities to punt in th...

Pumas confident after beating No.1 Mountain Pointe in semifinals

Pumas confident after beating No.1 Mountain Pointe in semifinals

Macie Miller, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2017

Coming out of undoubtedly the best season in Perry football history with a 12-1 record for 2017, the Pumas are feeling good heading into the state finals. They played No. 1, Mountain Pointe, Friday, Nov. 17 for the 6A semi-finals and after a long game, the Pumas reigned victorious over the Pride, 56-3...

Pumas tame Huskies; ready for No. 1 Mountain Pointe

Pumas tame Huskies; ready for No. 1 Mountain Pointe

Macie Miller, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2017

On Nov. 10, the Pumas participated in the quarterfinals for 6A division. They hosted and defeated the Hamilton Huskies for the second time this season. After playing them the first time, and winning by a mere 2 points, the Pumas came out strong and took the game by a landslide beating the Huskies, 72-14. ...

Undefeated

Undefeated

Macie Miller, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2017

SECOND YEAR UNDEFEATED; THIS TIME DIFFERENT The Pumas are now 6-0, after their win Friday night over Highland. They have come out strong this year, showing that they are ready to compete for the state title. The team is heading off into a bye-week before playing the top-ranked Chandler Wolves on Fr...

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