The Downey Legend

CIF Volleyball

CIF Volleyball

Sam Duque, Comic Artist

November 28, 2018


Filed under Comics, Fall Sports, Sports

DHS Water Polo

DHS Water Polo

Jazmyn Contreras, Comic Artist

November 28, 2018


Filed under Comics, Fall Sports, Sports

Girls Tennis Takes the Win Against Gahr

Miranda Ramirez, Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

At Cerritos College, playing against Gahr High School, the girls tennis team defeated their opponents 93-70 on Monday, Sept. 25. Girls tennis played Warren away on Friday, Sept. 22. They tied matches 9-9, however once the scores were totaled it was revealed that Warren had prevailed 59-54. After winn...

Girls’ Volleyball Dominate Dominguez

Girls’ Volleyball Dominate Dominguez

Alyssa Vega, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 6, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Downey High School’s girl’s volleyball team competed against Dominguez High School on Tues., Oct. 20. The Lady Vikes defeated their opponent with a short match within three game periods.   Before the first match started, the varsity girls did their warm-up exercises to prepare for...

Going Hard in the Green

Going Hard in the Green

Bruno Braka, Staff Writer/Photographer

October 22, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Competing against Warren High School in a double header, Coach Bean and the Downey High School’s girls golf team teed off on Sep. 29 and Oct. 1 at the Rio Hondo Golf Course. Both teams played for the number two spot in their league. Freshmen, Allison Letender has been interested in golf ever si...

Bells ring for success

Bells ring for success

Hanna Suarez, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 21, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

It was a successful night on Nov. 10 after the varsity football team dominated the Lynwood Knights 20-6 at their last league game played at the Allen Layne Stadium. Both sides started strong and refused to let either team touch the end zone. That was until senior running back Alex Martinez rose above...

Vikings face defeat in double overtime

Vikings face defeat in double overtime

Norma Flores, Sports Assistant

November 21, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

After many hours of intense training, the boys varsity water polo team made it through to the first round of CIF against the Dos Pueblos Bearcats on Oct. 8 at the Downey Aquatics Center. The Vikings prepared for what would become one of their most nerve-wracking games of the season. It quickly began...

Girls volleyball defends CIF championship title

Girls volleyball defends CIF championship title

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

November 21, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The girls varsity volleyball team defended their CIF title as they defeated the Whittier Christian Heralds 3-2 at the CIF Division 2-A Final on Sat. Nov. 19 atCypressCollege. Supporters from both teams filled the stands as Whittier Christian fans brought an immense amount of energy; however, it was the...

A second round of bear meat

A second round of bear meat

Roy Mendoza, Co Editor-in-Chief, Copy Editor

November 2, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

After a long brawl between the Downey and Warren varsity football teams, the Vikings emerged victorious on Oct 14 with a total score of 28-6. Along with a new school year came a different game setting. Students across campus prepared to cheer for their relative team at the Justice Stadium located...

Girls volleyball dominate La Habra Highlanders

Girls volleyball dominate La Habra Highlanders

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

October 12, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

One of the first pre-season games was victorious as the girls varsity volleyball team defeated the La Habra Highlanders on Thursday, Sep. 15, at the DHS gym, with a score of 3-0. Parents and fellow Vikings supported the girls after both JV and frosh/soph fell to the Highlanders. The whistle blew...

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