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Men’s volleyball season wrap-up

Men’s volleyball season wrap-up

Lincoln Luse, Staff Reporter

May 23, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After a 6A division state runner up finish last season, head coach Brian Pomerantz knew it was going to be a challenge to get back to the state title game, especially after losing three starters to graduation in 2016. The Pumas had to fill the shoes of three starters from last year’s record-breaki...

History teacher pursues musical passion

History teacher pursues musical passion

Nikki Soto, Staff reporter

May 21, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

  Teachers strive to motivate students to follow their passions, no matter how abstract they may seem. U.S. and World History teacher Paul Kreutz does this by embodying what it means to make a dream reality. A dedicated teacher and devoted musician, Kreutz is able to start the day sharin...

New Starbucks drinks will help you survive finals

New Starbucks drinks will help you survive finals

Nikki Soto, Staff Reporter

May 4, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions

The end of the school year is in clear view, but with the impending threat of finals blocking the path, it is hard to believe we will ever reach it. Just like Mario needs a Power-Up Mushroom, high school students need their own pick-me-up: coffee. Sure, Dutch Bros has many sugary delights, but Starbucks has be...

Men’s volleyball flies to the top of the rankings

Men’s volleyball flies to the top of the rankings

Lincoln Luse, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With 32 games under their belt, men’s volleyball players is fighting to maintain their fourth-in-state ranking. Their record so far is 23-10-4, with only two games left before the playoffs begin. Although the Pumas are not doing as well as they hoped, they are still confident in their abilities to...

Dressing for prom spirit week

Dressing for prom spirit week

Nikki Soto, Staff Reporter

April 23, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, News, Uncategorized

Prom is just days away, and the halls are buzzing with excitement. Cheesy ‘promposals’ are popping up on every social media platform, and lines are forming out the bookstore to purchase tickets. This week, the cheer will only intensify as the anticipated event comes into clear view.  Commemorate ...

Mary Poppins: a colorful production

Mary Poppins: a colorful production

Nikki Soto, Staff Reporter

April 22, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Theatre’s production of 'Mary Poppins' was a dazzling spectacle. With a grand set, bright costumes, and an exuberant cast, the stage was teeming with life and color. Performing this production at a high school seems like an odd choice, as the show is tailored more towards children. However, it i...

Chase field offers new crazy eats

Nikki Soto, Staff reporter

April 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions

While the Arizona Diamondbacks continue to captivate the eyes of the fans, the chefs at Chase Field captivate their taste buds. New and outrageous foods have been introduced to the stadium, and they are certainly not for the faint of heart. A new addition to the menu is the Funnel Cake Chicken Sandwich,...

Baseball primed to power through tough schedule

Baseball primed to power through tough schedule

Zach Klein, Sports Editor

March 31, 2017


Filed under Sports

A coach’s first year always proves to be the most difficult, and after a successful first season, the sky is the limit for Damien Tippett’s varsity baseball team. After a 24-10 record in his debut year, there is no reason the squad can’t build on that again in 2017. Returning seniors, including...

What to expect for the week of morp

What to expect for the week of morp

Nikki Soto, Staff Reporter

February 24, 2017


Filed under News, Uncategorized

On March 4, Perry’s parking lot will be transformed from an everyday space to a kaleidoscope of colors. The ‘Color Craze’ morp dance is nearing closer, and along with it, a great deal of spirit. Join in on the fun by coordinating your outfits with these spirit days: Monday, Feb. 27: Green Day  --Show...

Fluff It Marshmallows: delicious and unique

Fluff It Marshmallows: delicious and unique

Nikki Soto, Staff reporter

February 6, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Gooey marshmallows float like clouds atop scoops of ice cream, inside bowls of fresh graham crackers and on creamy coffee drinks. Fluff It Marshmallows provides these delicious creations and many others, offering an unforgettable way to satisfy a sweet tooth ever since Aug. 5, 2014. Located on G...

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