The Viking Vanguard

Girls basketball enters post season

Serena Fink, Sports Editor

February 12, 2014

Girls basketball has had a season for the books, winning their tiebreaker game against Curtis High School last weekend at Spanaway Lake High School, taking second place in the South Puget Sound League South. “I did see ourselves...

Girls track hits ground running

Serena Fink, Reporter

April 19, 2013

Girls track has been league champion the last two years and the team is on their way to another with the record 11-1 the last three seasons. “This is a wonderful group of ladies that are motivated to improving themselves...

Band, choir students to State

Serena Fink, Reporter

March 26, 2013

After months of preparation and a weekend of performances, both in ensemble and solo, PHS is able to send some of these student musicians from band and choir to State Solo and Ensemble competition. “It is very exciting. Any...

Gymnastics Story

Serena Fink, Reporter

February 22, 2013

Gymnastics, like all sports, presents risk of injury but in the last few months the sport has given reason to wonder how safe it really is. “Some of the injuries I have suffered doing gymnastics are pinched nerves in my neck, I h...

Cussing: the language epidemic of the youth

Serena Fink, Reporter

January 25, 2013

It’s heard on the radio, it’s heard on TV, it’s used when angry and as a joke but inappropriate language is being heard all over Puyallup High School. “At least once a day I will hear something inappropriate in the...

Alumni serve in war

Serena Fink, Reporter

December 14, 2012

The Puyallup High School class of 1962 graduated during the Vietnam War and by the end of the year, over 11,000 U.S. soldiers was in South East Vietnam. “Most of us were not aware of the trouble in South East Asia until...

Alumni athletes

Serena Fink, Reporter

December 14, 2012

Puyallup High School is known for having a strong sports program and this year has been was awarded first place All Fall Sports for our division. Continuing sports in college is a post high school option and sports at PHS are...