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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...

Volleyball reaches semifinals, loses to Corona

Senior setter Madison Beasley serving the ball against Queen Creek High

Grant Sands, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2018

The Pumas season came to a halt when a playoff loss to Corona del Sol ended the team's hopes of a state title. The top seeded Pumas were eliminated from competition after a three sets to two loss in the semifinals. The season comes to an end with a record of 32-4-1 and one set away from a state champ...

VOLLEYBALL NOTEBOOK: Pumas on Quest for First State Title in Program History

Grant Sands, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2018

This is an ongoing story as the Pumas chase the programs first state championship. The top-seeded Pumas take on the number four seeded Corona del Sol at 7:45 at Highland High School. Top-seeded Pumas cruise to quarterfinal win over Queen Creek The Pumas knocked out the nine seeded Queen Creek Bulldogs ...

OUR YEAR: Sand wins first state title after dominating Millenium

Senior Portia Valadez spikes the ball against Mesquite High in the state championship match

India Buckner, Staff Reporter

May 30, 2018

Sand volleyball is the second team at Perry to bring home a championship title. Despite not having their own home court, the team never quit and ended the season with a record of 12-1, losing only once Xavier Prep. These lady Pumas were ranked number four in the state and now hold a championship tit...

Girls volleyball preseason review

India Buckner, Staff Reporter

September 5, 2017

The sports world is buzzing with activity. With Coach Fred Mann at the helm and seven seniors leading the way, girls volleyball has high hopes for this season. Last season they won 15 games and lost 4, but this season they are prepared to rise up to the challenge and do even better. Four year player,...

Fashion in sports: The Precedent’s ranking

The top 3 winners for best sportswear

Ashley Scholz, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2017

At Perry, our campus is home to a series of well-known athletic programs. It is mandatory that our athletes stand out, not only due to their talent and passion, but also through their sportswear. The following list is a ranking of my top 7 favorite and most unique sports uniforms on campus: B...

PHS athletes defy stereotypes in academics

Aja Diffin, Staff Reporter

February 29, 2016

Snap judgements and stereotypes can oftentimes be common in a high school setting, especially with student athletes. Athletes, through their drive for competition, must balance their practices, training, and games with their homework, study sessions, and tests. Recently, the results from Arizona Interscho...

Perry Women’s Volleyball Hopes to Dominate this Season

Perry women's volleyball team after a game.

Emma Kline, Staff Reporter

August 25, 2015

The Women’s Volleyball team is looking forward to an exciting season this year with anticipation for the upcoming games. The team is being led for the third year by coach Fred Mann and they are hoping to improve with his help. No making it to the final four last season has added pressure for the...

Girls volleyball season comes to a close

The Pumas celebrate after a score against Basha in the playoffs.

Rebecca Hoffmann, Staff Reporter

November 17, 2014

The Girl’s Volleyball team has completed their most successful season in Perry’s Volleyball history thus far, going 14-3 with their only losses against Hamilton, Desert Vista and Basha. Among the greatest achievements of this season are the Puma’s wins against Corona, Gilbert, Chaparral, and...

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