The Precedent

Pumas’ bats hot to begin 2019 campaign

Pumas’ bats hot to begin 2019 campaign

Abby Knoblock, Staff reporter

March 4, 2019

For a team who is replacing ten seniors from the class of 2018, this year’s baseball team has showed that they have not skipped a beat. The Pumas, who went 16-13 a year ago and made an early playoff exit at the hands of soon-to-be 6A runners up Mountain Ridge, want another shot of having an excellent...

Principal Dan Serrano Press Conference Jan. 18, 2019

Principal Dan Serrano Press Conference Jan. 18, 2019

Drew Charlet, Web Editor

January 18, 2019

Principal Dan Serrano discusses a yo-yo Perry Idol winner, the ongoing troubles with student and parent parking, the student section for all sports (other than football) seems barren, Valentine's Day and other topics. ...

Down, but not out: after season ending injury, D’Shayne James is going strong at rehab

Down, but not out: after season ending injury, D’Shayne James is going strong at rehab

Kenna Cassey, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2018

Football camp had just wrapped up and the Pumas – fresh off of their 2017 state title run – were back at it preparing for a zero-week matchup against Pinnacle. Wide-receiver D’Shayne James was about to enter his senior season as one of the most electric threats in the country. The Iowa State com...

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 ...

Pumas strive for victory over Huskies

Grant Sands, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2018

  The Puma girls volleyball team will take on conference rival Hamilton Huskies tonight in a key matchup here at Perry. The girls roll into the game today coming off back to back games against divisional opponents. The first of which came against Val Vista rival Basha High School on Tuesday ni...

Sand wins first state title after dominating Millenium

India Buckner, Staff Reporter

May 22, 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 champio...

Perry’s best kept secret

India Buckner, staff reporter

April 24, 2018

The sand volleyball team is 11-1, ranked fifth in the state’s Power Rankings, and has already won the Premier Region title. But does anyone really know about this outstanding record? The Pumas are the best-ranked spring sports team on campus, but play their home matches 6.2 miles away at nearby ...

OUR TAKE: School spirit stops at Friday Night Lights

OUR TAKE: School spirit stops at Friday Night Lights

Staff Editorial

January 17, 2018

Friday night lights is something almost every high school student has experienced. The over crowded stands packed to the brim, bright lights and a hard working group of boys playing their hearts out. This year especially was an astounding year for Perry football. Making it to the state game and placing se...

Security changes for football game of the season

Katie Duford, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2017

Another game is racing forward as many people prepare to travel two hours down to the University of Arizona to watch the game of a lifetime. Some aspects will be different at this game compared to previous games. Perry is sending several buses down to the game for the students. Principal Dan Serrano...

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