The Downey Legend

The past and present champions of Downey High

On February 21, Fred Gallagher and Harley Windmark former CIF champions from 1957 reunite at the Stay Gallery in Downey. “We only weighed one hundred and fifty pounds when we played football,” Gallagher said. “Now the boys weigh more then two-hundred pounds.”

Marilyn Ramirez, Copy Editor/Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 25, 2013

Since the CIF Championship football team has been history in the making, Coach Jack Williams, Stay Gallery Founder Valentin Flores Rogel, the Booster Club, and the Downey Alumni Association hosted Alumnight on Feb. 21 at 6:00 p.m. to promote the team and show their appreciation to the CIF Champions of...

Boys basketball start the league with a loss

At the Downey vs. Warren basketball game, Dakari Archer, 12, blocks Michael Onyebalu, 12, from making a two point shot in, at the DHS gymnasium.

Marilyn Ramirez, Copy Editor/Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2013

As the first league game of the season, varsity basketball took a loss against Warren High School, 49-45, on Jan. 9, at 7:00 p.m. Their next game versus Schurr will take place at home on Jan. 11, at 7:00 p.m.   “I knew it’d be a tough game,” senior Dakari Archer said. “The Press Tel...

Hall of fame

Mercy Watkins

June 2, 2010

In the theatre on May 28, four alumni students and a past staff member were inducted into the Hall of Fame, each of them associated were with making Downey legendary. Allen Layne, a past Downey principal, Fox 11 news reporter Suzanne Marques, Lash Stevenson founder of “a haircutting experience”,...

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