The Downey Legend

Downey Goes To CIF

Vanessa Carrillo, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 20, 2019

With Downey High’s winter season coming to an end, girls basketball, soccer, and wrestling all make it to California Interscholastic Federation-Southern Section (CIF-SS).   Girls varsity soccer started off the CIF winter wins with their game on Feb. 6 against West Ranch High at their away ...

CIF Volleyball

CIF Volleyball

Sam Duque, Illustrator

November 28, 2018

DHS Water Polo

DHS Water Polo

Jazmyn Contreras, Illustrator

November 28, 2018

Girls Varsity Volleyball CIF Match

Nicole Alvarez, Editor In Chief

November 13, 2018

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...

CIF Prelims-Track Edition

Allie Gurrola, Writer

May 24, 2017

After a successful season, the Downey High School track team is getting ready to end with CIF Prelims. The Downey track team, varsity boys, varsity girls, frosh/soph boys and frosh/soph girls, were titled San Gabriel Valley League Champions and multiple athletes qualified for League Prelims and League F...

Boys Wrestling Goes to Masters

After competing in CIF, Masters and winning State, Jonathon Prata, 11, comes back to school to celebrate his accomplishments with his team and school. “The thing I enjoyed most about this season,” Prata said, “was taking CIF individuals with my teammates.”

Allie Gurrola, Writer

April 5, 2017

After competing on Feb. 17 and 18, the boys varsity wrestling team was crowned CIF champions, along with individual winners, Jonathan Prata, 11, Dilan Ajtun, 11, Armando Padilla, 12, Roland Dominguez, 11, and Nicholas Arellano, 12, taking 3rd place.   Armando Padilla, 12, a four year...

Girls Water Polo CIF

In the final minutes of the game Alejandra Villa, 12, strikes again and makes another goal for Downey. She has made half of the season’s goals for Downey; the final score was 9-6.

Miranda Ramirez, Editor-In-Chief

March 7, 2017

On Wednesday, February 15, girls varsity water polo competed in their first round of CIF at Downey High School’s swimming pool against Woodrow Wilson High School.   Playing since her freshman year, Kaylinne Lopez, 11, expresses her pre-game excitement and nervousness.   ...

Boys Varsity Tennis Team

Singles player, Justin Park, 11, values the family environment the tennis team gives him. “It’s believing in your teammates that has to be the most important thing to do as a whole group,” Park said.

Miranda Ramirez, Editor-In-Chief

May 27, 2016

  Advancing to the semi-finals, the boys varsity tennis team defeated Oak Hills High School 14-4 on Monday, May 16 after school at the Downey High School tennis courts in the quarterfinals game.   During the CIF Semi-finals game on Wednesday, May 18 the boys lost 8-10 against Ro...

Downey Wrestling Beats Crosstown Rivals

Varsity player Adrian Segovia shares the victory on Thurs., Jan. 7 with his fellow teammates at Warren. Winning against warren with score of 51-15 keeping their undefeated streak up.

Amanda Davila, Staff Writer

February 19, 2016

Downey’s varsity wrestling team defeated Warren to continue their 3-0 streak, on Thurs., Jan. 7, as the boys left Warren High School with a victory of 51-15.   Downey’s wrestling team remained strong throughout the evening making it a successful night.   Not letting stress get to him, junio...

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