The Precedent

Girls’ basketball: A defensive force to be reckoned with

Anna Myers, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2019

What makes a good basketball player? “A team player,” is Madison Conner’s answer, the sophomore shooting guard on Perry’s girls team. “Somebody who’s willing to do what other people aren’t willing to do like working hard and doing the extra stuff.” The young team recently suffered...

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 ...

Girls basketball: a preview

Anna Myers, Staff reporter

November 15, 2018

Six returning starters. Five returning sophomores. A premier region offensive player of the year and a transfer from Hamilton with a 2018 all premier honorable mention. One key roster loss, resulting in Perry alumni playing for The University of Dallas. One of the top three teams in the 6-A conferen...

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...

Senior Boys start support group called Perry Pretty Decents

Senior Boys start support group called Perry Pretty Decents

Kylie Vacala, Staff Reporter

December 15, 2016

Once again this year’s senior class has pushed the boundaries; beginning with the revival of a banned group the Perry Pretties, to now the formation of yet another support-based group going by the name Perry Pretty Decents. The Decents are a combination of a student section with a group of senio...

New coach, new year for Lady Pumas’ Basketball

Lauryn Zachary, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2016

With colder days comes the noises of bouncing basketballs in sink to the sounds of tennis shoes filling the walls of the gym, as the girls basketball season approaches. The addition of new head coach, Andrew Curtis, to the program has caused for high aims for a  successful season. During his short...

Our take

May 18, 2016

This coming year, the girls basketball team will undergo an enormous change: a new head coach. With the former coach Brock Kearsley having taken leave for uncertain reasons, a new coach has been selected to lead the team in next year’s season. Coach Mike Curtis is the man that will take the po...

Girls basketball prepares for season’s end

Caden Johnson, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2016

As the girls basketball team approaches the end of their season, they hope to finish strong and throw a few more wins into the mix before the season is over. Although it has not been the perfect season, much improvement and bonding has taken place as the girls advance through their challenges. Some...

Olivia Vernon brings determination to girls basketball in 2015-16

Olivia Vernon brings determination to girls basketball in 2015-16

Caden Johnson, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2015

Junior Olivia Vernon, the starting point guard at Perry, is leaving a trail of success behind her as she works hard to excel in both high school and club girls basketball. Vernon has been playing club basketball along with school basketball since sixth grade, and has been widely recognized by others...

Girls basketball season preview

Caden Johnson, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2015

This season for Perry’s girls basketball team is anticipated to be a successful one, with more experience, increased talent, and a closer bond between the team. Girls basketball Head Coach Brock Kearsley sees a lot of potential for an effective and talent-filled season. According to Kearsley, the...

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