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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...

10th year most successful year for all Puma athletics

Senior Jacob Tanaka (7) greets junior Matty Brown (2) after Brown;s home run on April 29.

Sawyer Del Fosse, Staff Reporter

May 25, 2017

The 2016-2017 school year has been a historic year for PHS athletics. This year was the first year that every team sport qualified for the playoffs. Athletic director Jennifer Burks said, “This year, we made it the farther into the playoffs with more teams than we ever have. So as far as how deep ...

Girls Soccer on to semis after late winner

Senior Peighton Gumm heads the ball in the midfield.

Katie Duford, Staff Reporter

February 17, 2017

The Perry girls soccer regular season officially ended on Jan. 24 with a 0-0 tie against Hamilton, ranked number four in the state, earning a playoff berth. The team made it through to the semifinals, ranking them number six in the state and number seventeen in the country. “We gave them the keys to the car,” sai...

Athleticism, attitude highlight volleyball’s 35-win season

Senior Ethan Fillmore serves a ball during the state championship game. The Pumas lost to Boulder Creek on May 14, taking second in state.

Nikki Soto, Staff Reporter

May 19, 2016

The Pumas engaged in an extremely high-intensity championship game, neck and neck with Boulder Creek until the very last set which ended in Perry defeat 25-21. The Pumas did not go out without a fight, using creative plays and strategic moves throughout, each set coming down to a mere few points. ...

Baseball exceeds playoff expectations

Senior Wacy Crenshaw swings during the playoff game against SDOHS

Zach Klein, Staff Reporter

May 18, 2016

It was a season of high expectations being exceeded in new Head Coach Damien Tippett’s first year at the helm for the varsity baseball team. Finishing with a record of 24-10, the team advanced all the way to the fifth round of the postseason tournament, eventually losing in an elimination game at Temp...

Boys volleyball makes strides towards playoffs

Senior Garrett Wagner hits the ball over the net

Nikki Soto, Staff reporter

April 20, 2016

The Pumas have many hurdles to jump on the road to the playoffs, but they seem to be well on their way this far in the season. Although a few losses spot their records including a nail-biting game that ended in defeat against Desert Vista, the team has had more wins than losses and continues to remai...

State playoffs leave Perry tennis anticipating next season

State playoffs leave Perry tennis anticipating next season

Ellie Wendt, Staff Reporter

May 20, 2015

With the best finish in Perry tennis history, boys tennis proved themselves as a contender in state playoffs.To say the team finished their season strong would be an understatement. The team strived all year to meet the massive goal; a state championship. Their dedication finally paid off when Juniors...

Girls’ soccer team bond “key to success” in 2014-2015 season

Cassie Nielsen, Staff reporter

March 3, 2015

Perry girls’ soccer team has supported each other and bonded with each other more than they ever have in this 2014-2015 season. They had many bumps in the road with injuries and building up their offense and still they made it to playoffs, did their best and had an overall great season. Perry’s...

Lady Pumas make it to the playoffs after 5 years

Michelle Bolden, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2015

To recap, the Lady Pumas found out that they had a girl playing basketball without a clearance card, which is an AIA violation, and consequentially had to turn themselves into the AIA. They then decided to appeal the violation and the three forfeit games that the player participated in. As a result,...

Girls’ soccer makes playoffs despite setbacks

Junior Gina Bracamonte poses for recognition of being a new midfielder on Perry's girls' soccer team.

Cassie Nielsen, Staff reporter

February 10, 2015

Losing seniors from the previous year on a sports team can be hard enough; adding the loss of two other players due to injuries can make the season even harder. At the beginning of the year, Coach Dunn did not let the great loss prevent Perry’s varsity girls’ soccer team from having another great...

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