The Downey Legend

Girls Varsity Volleyball CIF Match

Nicole Alvarez, Editor In Chief

November 13, 2018

On Oct 24. at Downey High school, Downey’s varsity girls volleyball team went against Xavier Prep for the CIF tournament. The game decided whether the lady Vikings would go on to the semifinals or lose their chance at the CIF championship.   San Bernardino's varsity team showed impr...

Girls’ Volleyball Dominate Dominguez

The girls varsity volleyball team does a quick huddle before their game vs. Dominguez in the DHS gym on Tuesday, Oct.19. “I feel like we did very good as a whole team by holding them at only a couple of points,” Destiny Gomez, 11, said. “We didn’t let them bring us down.”

Alyssa Vega, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 6, 2015

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...

Four vikings in CIF’s 2011 team of the year

Four vikings in CIF's 2011 team of the year

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

January 18, 2012

With a second consecutive CIF title under their belt, the girls varsity volleyball team received further recognitions as the CIF Division 2A acknowledged both senior Heather Schnars and Coach Andrea Sims as Player and Coach of the Year respectively on Dec. 12, 2011. Captain Heather Schnars’ achievements...

Girls volleys for a cure

Girls volleys for a cure

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

November 2, 2011

The girls varsity volleyball team stood up to Breast Cancer in a city derby on Tuesday, Oct. 18 beating the Bears 3-1. The stands were decked out in pink as spectators from both schools supported, not only their respected teams, but also the cause: Breast Cancer awareness. Viking alumni Sierra Campos...

Girls volleyball dominate La Habra Highlanders

Girls volleyball dominate La Habra Highlanders

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

October 12, 2011

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...

Downey reaches their happy ending

Mayling Paredes

December 2, 2009

The Girls Varsity Volleyball team worked hard this season, leading them to the playoffs, to win their CIF games against Diamond Ranch Nov. 10 and against Brentwood Nov.12. “The season was hard at first with new players on the team, but it pulled off at the end and we made it pretty far,” said C...

Girl’s varsity volleyball clobbers Warren

Cole Hundtoft

November 4, 2009

The Girls’ Varsity Volleyball team faced off against cross-town rival Warren, on Oct. 20, at the Bears’ turf and kept them from winning a single round. Tension was high in Warren’s gym before the teams came out to warm-up. “We were either going to do really good or really bad,” senior...

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