The Viking Vanguard

Mental illness needs to be discussed

Sophia Spoja, Staff

December 17, 2018

When talking about mental health and more specifically mental illness, it is most common for individuals to start looking to something familiar that they know, something they can draw on from experience. Which happens to be th...

Volleyball Pre-Season Update

Sophia Spoja, Parker Rosdahl, Staff,Staff

November 27, 2018

The PHS Volleyball team is 2-2 to start off the season. The Vikings only lost one set to the defending two-time state winners, Auburn Riverside. Senior Carlie Strom had 16 digs, which is when a player digs an attack from the ...

Parent Protester on Puyallup High School Campus

Spoja, Sophia, Staff

November 21, 2018

Parent Lisa Emmett walked in front of Puyallup High School Nov. 21 with a sign that read: “PHS Loves Bullies” on the front,  “Words Scar! Rumors Hurt! BULLIES KILL!”on the back. Emmett said she was at PHS to shine...

Kavanaugh VS Ford

Sophia Spoja, Parker Rosdahl, Staff, Staff

November 1, 2018

Who is Brett Kavanaugh? Brett Kavanaugh served as a federal judge since 2006. His nominee was sent the to Senate July 10 and his induction was confirmed Oct. 6  before the Senate Judiciary Committee as a Supreme Court Justice...

Volleyball Season Update

Spoja, Sophia ; Rosdahl, Parker, Staff, Staff

November 1, 2018

The Puyallup Vikings started off their league season Sept. 24 with a win against the 2017 SPSL Co-Champions, Curtis, in a five set match: 24-26, 25-20,19-25, 25-15 and 15-9.  Outside hitter Sophia Spoja lead the team with four b...

Tsunami hits Indonesia

Sophia Spoja, Staff

November 1, 2018

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia’s island of Sulawesi Sept. 28, followed by a deadly tsunami. The official death toll has hit 1,753 people and authorities have just confirmed that there could be more than 5,000 people...