The Downey Legend

Second time was not the charm

Second time was not the charm

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

April 24, 2012

The boys volleyball team entered the gymnasium ready for their second chance in defeating cross-town rival, Warren High School, on Apr. 19. The team had every intention of winning this match to secure their advancement into league, however, they were not prepared for the defeat ahead, with a final score...

Boys varsity volleyball’s defeated by the Bears

Hanna Suarez, Editor-in-Chief

April 3, 2012

The varsity boys volleyball team faced a defeat at Warren on Thurs., March 22, with their second loss against the Bears 0-3 for the second time. The crowd was left on the edge of their seats only to be disappointed by the consistency of Downey’s plays. The team seemed to be pumped for the game as they...

Boys’ Volleyball faces a heartbreaking loss to Warren: 0-3

Boys' Volleyball faces a heartbreaking loss to Warren: 0-3

John Franco, Sports Editor

May 11, 2011

With every second on the clock seeming to move slower and slower, the boys volleyball team faced a tough, heart breaking loss against their cross town rivals with a final score of 0-3. Quickly into the first out of three periods, the Viking’s had the lead of 4-1. With the crowd rooting and cheering them on, t...

Varsity Volleyball falls short

Varsity Volleyball falls short

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

March 18, 2011

The boys varsity volleyball team faced the dominant Valley Christian and lost with a score of 3-0 on March 10. As the teams warmed-up on the courts, the Vikings seemed prepared for a fight as they practiced their passes and spikes while the Crusaders quietly practiced on their courtside. As the ...

Going for another bear beat down

John Franco

April 30, 2010

On April 20, the boys volleyball team headed across town to compete, in hopes of another Bear beat down and won all three games. The first game’s score was 25-23. The game was tough as the team gained and lost points rapidly. Downey was down at all times, but maintained a constant gain of points. “It...

Starting from scratch

Crystal Fresquez

March 1, 2010

The 2008-2009 Boy’s Volleyball CIF Champions work towards another championship title as they build a new team from the ground up. Boy’s Volleyball graduated six key players last year: Matthew Taylor, Mathew Black, Alex Mendiola, Davion Matthews, Tyler Cronwell, and Leo Billon—leaving only one returning...

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