The Precedent

Makayla Long: New And Driven

Makayla Long: New And Driven

Ashlyn Miner, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2019

  Junior Makayla Long recently made the one thousand mile move to the desert from Oregon. Her family made the move to be closer to her mom’s hometown; as well as seeing her extended family and brothers, who are out here for college,  there was also something special about being a student a...

Road to Recovery

River Bradshaw, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2019

Over summer most people were relaxing at home, sleeping in till noon and eating all the junk food they can find. However, this is not the case when it comes to the cross country runners, since the beginning of June the team has been putting in the work. Waking up at 6 a.m. to beat the heat and going...

Badminton ready for bid at 3-peat

Badminton ready for bid at 3-peat

Dylan Taylor, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2019

Over the past two years no badminton team has been as dominant in the state of Arizona like the Perry badminton team. In those two years the team has had a perfect 35-0 record and two back-to back state championships, and now they’re coming for their third.  The team lost two of its best seniors, Julia...

Top Five moments of the year

Drew Charlet, Web Editor

May 20, 2019

With the end of a school year, people all over the country are reflecting on what happened over the past ten months. This is normal, but the 2018-19 school year has been anything but. It has been a year of triumphs and tragedies, leaving most of the nearly four thousand people who call Perry home hu...

Healthy Diet Proves Runners Success

Kalany Rosado, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2019

The track team meets for practice Monday through Friday right  after a long day at school from 2:30-4:30.these athletes are training long hours through rain or shine. The Perry team is committed to growing and getting stronger and faster with every practice.  On 2/27 3:30pm there first dual will take p...

Another chance a state

Abby Knoblock, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2018

In the 2017 football season Perry High fought their way to their first state championship game against Chandler High at Arizona stadium in Tucson, Perry lost (49-42). Since Perry was on fire last season, losing one game in regular season, fans and the football community saw a chance for the future te...

Girls soccer preview

Holly Olszak, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2018

Lace up your cleats, fill up your water bottles and prepare for the 2017-2018 soccer season. The upcoming season will begin with a fresh team consisting of some surprising newcomers all trying to finish what last year’s state runner-up squad started. In his fourth year at the helm, head coach...

Working their way back to the top of their league

River Bradshaw, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2018

As the E-sports scene is making its debut at Perry, the Rocket League team is currently 2nd in the West Coast, but the team is expecting to steal the first-place throne back. The title of number one on the West Coast was once in Perry’s clutches, however just this past week they let it slip away ...

Pumas season ends in second round; five players earn honors

Pumas season ends in second round; five players earn honors

Asher Laufenburger, Sports Editor

May 22, 2018

The varsity baseball team fought hard all year, wrapping their season with a 16-13 record and a second-round exit of the 6A playoffs. Third-year head coach Damien Tippett said the 2018 team was “one of the most fun teams” he had ever coached. He noted that the Pumas were “tough and resilient.” Perry...

The Uyeshiro Sister Power

The Uyeshiro Sister Power

February 9, 2018

For the first time in four years, the 22-2 Pumas are heading to Xavier College Prep to take on the Gators in the soccer state championships. The game will take place on Saturday, February 10 with tip off at 11 am. Sisters Delaney and Shaylynn Uyeshiro are two of twenty eight players that helped get the...

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