The Downey Legend

A legendary finale

Victor Duran

June 2, 2010

At the peak of dawn on May 7th, track and field athletes competed in the Division 1 League Finals in a struggle to qualify for CIF at their rivalry school, Warren High School. In the varsity division, Paramount High School took first place in league, Warren took second, and Downey took third. However,...

Dominated invitational

Joe Hill

March 31, 2010

On Friday, March 12, the Boys’ Track and Field team traveled to Irvine High School for an invitational. The top two boys in each event were invited to attend this meet. Among all the athletes there, many of the runners, throwers, and jumpers showed true talent. Juniors Stephen Bovey and Anthony...

An emotional hard fought loss

Joe Hill

December 2, 2009

The Vikings fell short against their across town rivals, the Warren Bears, on Friday, Nov. 13 with a final score of 49-14. Defeating the bears, winning the last league game, and making play-offs seemed to be the perfect way to finish off the season. Unfortunately, with this loss the team did not qualify...

Victory is ours!

Cassandra Meuret

November 4, 2009

A homecoming slaughter took place Friday, October 23rd as the Vikings Varsity Football team showed the Paramount Pirates who will be conquering the field with a win of 41-14. Friday’s game began slow and unpredictable with no touchdowns in the first quarter giving both Downey and Paramount an equal o...

The School Newspaper of Downey High School
Steven Williams