The Downey Legend

The sweet taste of victory

After the end of the game, the Downey Vikings football players meet in the middle of the field to celebrate their win against Warren on Oct. 5. “Win or lose, when I’m doing Viking Pride, I sill feel proud to be a Viking,” Francisco Gomez, 12, said, “it’s all about brotherhood.”

Rodas Hailu and Brenda Lopez

October 27, 2012

As the school year commences, the Downey Vikings have successfully dominated their eternal enemy, the Warren Bears, in unprecedented wins in four fall season sports.   For as long as can be remembered, the Downey Vikings have had a bitter relationship with the Bears across town, always striving...

Girls Water polo defeated by Lakewood 7-8

Girls Water polo defeated by Lakewood 7-8

John Franco, Sports Editor

December 14, 2010

On December 9 at the Downey aquatics center, the girls varsity water polo team played a preseason match against the Lakewood lancers and lost 7 to 8. The game began with an intense fight for the ball but no score was made quickly in the first period. Even though periods last 7 minutes the lady vikes...

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