The Viking Vanguard

Alumna gives pagent advice

Olivia Wood, Staff

February 19, 2015

PHS alumna, Robyn Olson competed for the crown in the Miss Seattle Pageant Jan. 11. Although she did not win this year, Olson stays positive and has plenty of helpful advice for those who are interested in pageants. “I...

Hawks Nation

February 9, 2015

After all the Seahawks pandemonium of last year, has PHS lost the energy that brought the whole school and the whole state together to support the practically undefeated national football team? Principal Eric Fredericks talks...

SAT and ACT information available

Olivia Wood, Staff

January 25, 2015

As many juniors and seniors prepare to take the SAT’s, there is a lot of information they need. Annette Burnett, the on-time graduation specialist, explains the best places to go for SAT preparation. “I know there are...

Key Club raises money for UNICEF

November 25, 2014

The Puyallup High school and Rogers High school Key Clubs competed to raise donations for UNICEF, a children’s rights and emergency relief organization at the homecoming game on Friday Oct 30. Mrs. Anderson, the key club advisor...

Band gets new uniforms

Olivia Wood, Staff

November 3, 2014

After 25 long years the Puyallup School District purchased new band uniforms for all the high schools. Band director Eric Ryan gives his opinion about the new uniforms. “I love the uniforms. There is a sense of pride that...


Olivia Wood, Staff

October 28, 2014

Yearbook staff has until March 23 to finish the book that is highly anticipated by all. Yearbook editor Jayce Allen shares the consequences of not finishing the yearbook on time. “We are fined a hefty chunk of money,” Allen...

Class of 2017 has elections

Olivia Wood, Staff

October 23, 2014

The class of 2017 had their first election Friday, Oct. 17. President Sam Ebner talks about his goals for this year being more than just the traditional president. “My goal for this year is to be a true leader,” said Ebner. Vice president Will...

Boys golf ends winning streak

Olivia Wood, Staff

September 25, 2014

Graham-Kapowsin High School handed the boys golf team its first loss in nine years Sept.9, this brings the varsity golf record to 89-0-1. After 14 years of coaching at PHS, Coach Halverson was surprised with the outcome of the...