The Precedent

Senior Mason Mesias ends practice early before gameday. Football has their locker class 6th hour where they will usually discuss previous games or get in extra practice which flows into the hours they spend practicing after school.

Athletes struggle to cope with mental health

Sabrina Digne, Sports Editor September 20, 2021

In the world of sports, it is not uncommon for athletes to disregard their own mental health for the sake of success in their sport. It is human nature to always want to be successful and do the best you...

Senior Justin Still pitches during a baseball game. Still has now signed with the University of New Mexico.

Seniors commit to colleges, 6’ 11” junior still undecided

Lauren Ludwig, Staff Reporter December 15, 2020

Perry High School has a record of student-athletes who have been recruited to various colleges to play their chosen sports, and this year is no exception. Seniors Justin Still and Alyssa Montoya, among...

Jenna Heller, Makayla Long, Caden Malloy, Briana Mattos, Alyssa Montoya, Ella Rud and Gabby Valadez speaking at signing day. The students thanked those who supported them and expressed excitement and gratitude for the opportunities to play on a collegiate level.

Fall signing day for student athletes

Saydria Ostler, Staff Reporter November 20, 2020

On Thursday, Nov 11, Perry’s Athletic Department had their annual Signing Day, celebrating athletes Jenna Heller (Volleyball), Makayla Long (Track and Field), Caden Malloy (Soccer), Briana Mattos (Softball),...

#56 Reilly Gauman(12) helps up opposing Highland player

‘Character Matters’ implemented across all CUSD athletic programs

India Buckner, Staff Reporter September 26, 2017

A person’s character can say a lot about them. It can shed light on how they were raised, if they are a team player, and can even foreshadow who they might be in the future. Sound character is extremely...

The updated transfer rule may make it more difficult for students to move schools and continue playing their sport.

AIA rule change attempts to streamline transfers

Michelle Bolden, Staff Reporter April 20, 2016

The Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA) voted on the updated transfer rule Mar. 4 and it will go into effect July 1, 2016. With the new clauses, in-state transfers may find it more difficult to move...

Sports brief: shop with a jock

Emma Kline, Staff Reporter December 8, 2015

With the chaos of in-laws and crazy crowds it is hard not to get wrapped up in the stress of the season. Some people even overlook the fact that it is the season of giving. However, there is a group of...

New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez (A-Rod) has been suspended for the entire 2014 Major League Baseball season due to his use of performance enhancing drugs. Many experts say that the continued use of PEDs by baseballs top athletes send an immoral message to younger athletes trying to make a name for themselves.

A-Rod, MLB send mixed messages about PEDs

Mike McGilton, Staff Writer February 11, 2014

The use of performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) have been around in sports for generations. The most recent account is with professional baseball player Alex Rodriguez. Rodriguez was found guilty in 2009...

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