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CIF Volleyball

CIF Volleyball

Sam Duque, Comic Artist

November 28, 2018


Filed under Comics, Fall Sports, Sports

DHS Water Polo

DHS Water Polo

Jazmyn Contreras, Comic Artist

November 28, 2018


Filed under Comics, Fall Sports, Sports

Girls Varsity Volleyball CIF Match

Nicole Alvarez, Writer

November 13, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

On Oct 24. at Downey High school, Downey’s varsity girls volleyball team went against Xavier Prep for the CIF tournament. The game decided whether the lady Vikings would go on to the semifinals or lose their chance at the CIF championship.   San Bernardino's varsity team showed impr...

Fight Breaks Out In Lakers vs Rockets Game

Jesus Aguayo-Cerda, Writer

November 13, 2018


Filed under #WhatsTrending, Sports

It’s rare to see NBA players actually throw punches, but it happened in the first home game of Los Angeles Lakers against the Houston Rockets on Oct. 22. With about four minutes left in the fourth quarter of the game, a frustrated Brandon Ingram of the Lakers shoved James Harden of the Rockets in ...

Girls Tennis

Francesca Ortiz, Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

On Oct. 16, the Downey High School girls tennis team took on the Warren Bears at home, during Downey vs. Warren week. This match is one of the three times that the girls will compete the Bears. The matches consisted of both singles and double teams.   Leading single player on the varsity team, s...

Fall Sports Begin to Fall into Place

Alexis Gutierrez, Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

As students get adjusted to start of school, fall sports season takes off. Boys water polo, boys football and girls tennis are already mid-season. Fall sports are doing a variety of league games and play offs.   Boys Football Boys varsity football last played on Sep. 14, as they faced Alemany Hig...

Dig Pink Game

Michelle Salinas and Sebastian Romero

October 3, 2018


Filed under Sports, Video

Downey’s Girls Volleyball team faced Warren in the Dig Pink game on Sept. 18 to support Breast Cancer Awareness. Freshman, JV, and Varsity defeated Warren in all three games, but all the money went to the Side-Out Foundation.

Serena Williams: Right or Wrong?

Serena Williams: Right or Wrong?

Nicole Alvarez, Writer

October 2, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Student Life, Top Stories

On September. 8, Serena Williams lost to Japanese tennis player, Naomi Osaka, in a heart racing match. Williams famously known as renowned tennis player, had people’s heart racing in this match for a different reason.   The Beginning of the Tension Umpire, Carlos Ramos, first called out ...

Downey vs. Warren Spring Sports

Lizzy Martinez, Co-Business Manager

May 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

They have been waiting for this moment all season, practicing endless afternoons, pushing themselves until a new personal record is reached. Downey versus Warren week for spring sports is an annual tradition in which baseball, softball, swim, track, boys tennis, and boys volleyball go against the rival...

Winter Sports CIF Highlights

Lizzy Martinez, Co-Business Manager

March 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Downey High School’s winter sports season has come to an end, but girls' water polo, girls' basketball, and boys' soccer all advanced in CIF.  The student athletes prepared for CIF all season and the time came to showcase their work.   Although winter sports after CIF will be done by March 3, the ca...

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