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Johnson Heads into Track Season

Johnson Heads into Track Season

Ana Myers, Staff

April 13, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, Sports, Uncategorized

Edgemont Junior High freshman Meiko Johnson is running and jumping his way to the Olympics in his future. Johnson is a member of the PHS track and field team, he runs hurdles and has been racing since fourth grade. According to Johnson, he has not always enjoyed track “I got into track in fourth...

Blair Walsh

Blair Walsh

Riley Doman

March 26, 2018


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Blair Walsh is put to the test having to kick a 52-yard field goal in the Monday night football game against the Atlanta Falcons. The Seahawks are down 31-34 with seconds remaining and Walsh is the only option to tie the game. The ball is snapped and Walsh kicks; the ball is on frame but inevitably falls...

PHS boy’s basketball season ends

Ana Myers, Staff

March 5, 2018


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  The PHS boys basketball team was 15-5 in conference play and 15-8 overall this season. Their last game was against Olympia High School in the second round of the playoffs Monday, Feb, 12. They lost 54-58. As a result, they are now out of the playoffs. Point guard and junior Jacob Holcomb ...

Winter Olympic recap

Winter Olympic recap

McKenna Zacher, Sports Editor

March 1, 2018


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Curling: Curling made its Olympic debut in the 1924 games. After that competition however, curling only made three appearances in the Olympics as a demonstration sport in the 1932, 1988 and 1992 games until being officially added in the 1998 games. Curling has three events: the men’s event, the w...

Girls basketball finishes strong

Girls basketball finishes strong

Haley Keizur, Chief

February 2, 2018


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Kiuchi, 400 freestyle relay team still alive in water heading to next round at State

November 11, 2017


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Finals and consolation rounds for girls swim continue today with several Vikings still afloat at State. Kacey Kiuchi swam in two individual events yesterday. In the 100 backstroke, Kiuchi had the fifth best time heading in to today's finals  where she hopes to earn her second state medal in t...

Volleyball plays to stay in State playoffs 3 p.m. Nov. 11

Staff

November 11, 2017


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Volleyball lost to Auburn Riverside for the third time yesterday during State playoffs, pushing the Vikings to the consolation bracket against Graham-Kapowsin High School for the fourth time this year. The Vikings won their opening match yesterday against West Valley High School (Yakima) in three...

Jeffers Reflects on Successful Season

Andrew Flury, Features Writer

November 8, 2017


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Not only did PHS Vikings knock off the sixth-ranked Sumner High School football team Sept. 29, but Head Coach Gary Jeffers also received the Coach of the Week Honor from the Seattle Seahawks. Jeffers has led his team to a league-best 8-0 record, securing a top spot for PHS in the playoffs. ...

PHS Boys Football vs. Olympia

November 5, 2017


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