The Downey Legend

Winter Sports CIF Highlights

Lizzy Martinez, Co-Business Manager

March 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Downey High School’s winter sports season has come to an end, but girls' water polo, girls' basketball, and boys' soccer all advanced in CIF.  The student athletes prepared for CIF all season and the time came to showcase their work.   Although winter sports after CIF will be done by March 3, the ca...

The road towards CIF championships ends for girls basketball

Norma Flores, Sports Assistant

February 29, 2012


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

With high hopes of making it to the semi-finals, the Lady Vikes basketball team entered the quarterfinals first on Feb. 25, at 7 pm, in the gym. The duel against Summit High School, proved to be a long and grueling fight for the vikes, and the match ended with a 62-54 loss for Downey. In the first two ...

Winter sports leave their mark in CIF

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

February 29, 2012


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Four Viking athletic teams wrapped up their 2011-2012 winter season as CIF finalists. Varsity wrestling, varsity girls water polo, varsity boys and girls basketball, and varsity girls soccer were all present in their respective CIF divisional playoffs. Varsity wrestling entered their first round of...

Girls varsity basketball fumble their way into a loss

Girls varsity basketball fumble their way into a loss

Norma Flores, Sports Assistant

January 18, 2012


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity basketball girls played the rivalry game away, on Warren’s turf on Jan. 11 at 5:15 pm. The game would end with a victory for the Bears, but not without the Lady Vikes giving them a fight. First possession of the ball went to Warren, and with only a few seconds into the game they managed...

Winter Sports Season’s MVP

March 4, 2011


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

This year's Winter sports saw many talented players, but a few stood out among the rest. Sports player’s Dami Adefeso, Rayana Villalpando, Brandi Neilan, Mike Samayoa, Robert Chism, and Meghan Nevarez stood out all season. Girls’ basketball player Rayana Villalpando shined by practicing her hardest...

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