The Downey Legend

An inspiring role model

On May 8, Spanish teacher, Mrs. Roybal, shares her pageant past to demonstrate the many talents she has besides being a teacher. “The ingredients that are required to win a pageant are voice, confidence, and the ability to communicate your message to a group of people, ” Roybal said, “ These are the same qualities needed to be a teacher. ”

Sara Cabrera, Writer/ Copy Editor

May 20, 2013

For Spanish teacher, Mrs. Roybal, musical theater was her natural born talent, along with modeling, which she discovered later in life upon entering her first pageant and winning the title of Miss Whittier, in 1982, at age 21.   Having performed since age 7, by singing in her church choir...

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...

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