The Downey Legend

Go, fight, cheer!

Ethelyn Martiz

March 31, 2010

The national ranking cheer squad demonstrated that hard work and dedication does pay as with junior varsity brought home the second place trophy and varsity took sixth place during the USA Nationals Cheer Competition, held at the Anaheim Convention Center, on the weekend of March 26. “We’re expected...

Shaving locks for love

Ethelyn Martiz

February 1, 2010

Senior Natalie Reyna raised 1,500 dollars in the hopes of bringing holiday joy to a less fortunate family by shaving her head in front of the entire student body the Friday before winter break. “I don’t have a lot of money to give but I have so much more to give like my hair,” Reyna said. Reyna,...

Daring “look at me” fashion

Ethelyn Martiz

November 2, 2009

For sophomore Maria Quintero, fashion isn’t simply what you wear- it’s a way of life. This young trendsetter’s bold, out-there fashions scream for attention and allow her to express her creativity through clothing. She dares to be different and is not afraid of what others may think or say about...

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