The Precedent

Inexperience affecting Puma golfers play

Carter Richey, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2019

After what Coach Nold believes was a disappointing start for his men's golf teams season, he firmly trusts that his team just hasn't played their best golf yet. He sees that "We need more consistency from top to bottom," and understands there will be a few bumps in the road because of the lack of high...

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.   ...

Men’s golf learns from mistakes, hopes to improve next year

Asher Laufenburger, Sports Editor

November 1, 2017

At the beginning of the week, the boys golf team placed sixth in the state championship. Junior Caden Christopherson placed fifth; the second highest ranking in Perry history, with coach John Lowery’s own son finishing in fourth, eight years ago. Coach Lowery began the season with hopes of placing in the top t...

Golf season prepares for student diversity

Golf season prepares for student diversity

Asher Laufenburger, Sports Editor

September 28, 2017

This season ladies golf has only three seniors, leaving room for the underclassmen to step up in preparation for future years.  The girls have practice every day after school, "putting so strokes aren't wasted on the greens during tournaments," said senior Ciera Anderson. Coach Brian Bernier added on...

Golf proves their worth with strong showing at state playoffs

Asher Laufenburger, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2016

After the lightning and thunder storms on the second day of the girls golf state championship, Perry finished out in 12 place out of 16 total teams. In the end, Perry scored 118 as a team. Due to the PSAT some of the girls were not able to play both days. Junior Megan Tenorio explained that “whoever...

Boys golf goes to state

Asher Laufenburger, Staff Reporter

October 26, 2016

The boy’s golf team have placed better this past week than they have throughout the whole season. The most notable of players including senior, Mike Finnegan, and sophomores, Ryan Macpherson and Caden Christopherson. In the past Finnegan has said that they “have the ability to do it [they] just...

New Puma Bus: Driving Pumas to new places

Katie Duford, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2016

A new Puma bus has driven onto campus, crucial in carrying teams, clubs, and classes to destinations new and old. “We picked [the new Puma Bus] up [Sept. 8],” principal Dan Serrano said. The women’s golf team and the self-contained class have been using the bus for the past three weeks for matches, ...

Golf team faces new challenges

Asher Laufenburger, Staff

August 30, 2016

The golf team this year is filled with new players ready for a challenge and old players who are ready to come back stronger than they were last year. Head Coach Brian Bernier says that with being the fifteenth seed out of fifteenth last year, their main goal is “trying to get in that top ten.” ...

Emma’s Dilemma: This year in sports: farewell class of 2016

Emma’s Dilemma: This year in sports: farewell class of 2016

Emma Fernandez, Editor in Chief

May 19, 2016

Dear Class of 2016, You witnessed a great year for athletics in your last year of high school. Girls golf qualified for state for the first time in school history. Boys golf placed fifth at state. Girls cross country placed 16th and boys placed seventh at their state meet. Wrestling, swim and di...

Routine golf match turns one PHS golfer into a hero

Savannah Ostler and Mia Irvin

November 16, 2015

Most athletes prior to any game, prepare themselves for the battle ahead. Whether it’s reviewing their shot motion-for-motion, going over their technique step by step, or practicing their swing over and over. That is normally how athletes get themselves mentally ready for their game. Senior g...

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