The Downey Legend

Cheer Clinic

Little girls of all ages are being taught the principles of cheer by both the Varsity and Junior Varsity Lady Vikes through the Cheer Clinic program which performed during the Oct. 1 football game against Bell High School at Allen Lane Stadium. The young blonde twins stole the show that night with their enthusiasm about cheer and touching smiles.

Elizabeth Contreras

October 18, 2010

Opportunities arose for young girls in kindergarten through eighth grade on Sept. 25 as the Viking cheerleaders volunteered their time to teach them the fundamentals of cheerleading. There were a total of 94 girls who were split into cheer and dance groups where they switched half way through the day. “It’s...

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,...

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