The Viking Vanguard

Sydney Carey, Social Media Manager

January 28, 2020

Football took a great win against Union High School Oct. 5 with the ending score being 42-41. The Vikings took the lead at half 28-14. Running backs senior Isaiah Dickerson and senior Kyler Johnson each scored two touchdowns. In the third quarter, Puyallup scored again, making the score 35-21. In...

Boy’s Basketball Pre-season

Ben Schumock, Print Editor

January 8, 2020

Last year the boys basketball team placed sixth in the state tournament and tied in second place with Olympia in the SPSL.  Junior Cobi Campbell led the team to a 22-9 overall record in the 2018-2019 season.  Campbell was also one of the biggest scorers last year, averaging 15.1 points...

Senior Commits

Meiko Johnson, Managing Editor

January 8, 2020

Seniors of Puyallup High School’s spring sports season have recently participated in national early signing day to the college that they will be attending in the fall.   Levi Kiuchi- Attending University of Washington for baseball “I knew it would be a good fit for my because of the...

Joseph Dwyer Personality Profile

Jackson Roberts, Sports Editor

January 8, 2020

    The position may not be new for senior wide receiver and defensive back Joseph Dwyer but wearing the number two for Puyallup High Schools varsity football team was.   This is Dwyer’s first year at Puyallup coming from Rogers High School last year.   Dwyer started playing football when he was in the third grade. He got his interest in the game from his dad who played college football at...

Senior Logan Oyama awarded Gatorade Player of the Year

Christina Rhoades and Isabel Coggins

October 31, 2019

Senior Logan Oyama has been awarded the Washington State Gatorade Player of the Year. Oyama has been playing soccer since he was three-years-old.  “When I was little my parents wanted me to try all the sports. I started with soccer, basketball, baseball and played for awhile but soccer was...

PHS Tennis

October 1, 2019

Last season the boys tennis team finished in third place in the SPSL with only two seniors on the roster.  Senior Logan Oyama will be a four year varsity player for the tennis team and as he comes into his final year, he says he's excited for what to come, “I'm really looking forward to thi...

ER vs. Puyallup

Sydney Carey, Social Media Editor

October 1, 2019

Boys football took on Emerald Ridge Sept. 13 ,coming out on top with the ending score of 42-0.  In the league, Puyallup is still undefeated at 2-0 and ranked seventh in the state.  At halftime the score was 7-0, with the first touchdown courtesy of junior Jaiden Tapec who injured his...


September 22, 2019

Football dominates Emerald Ridge

Jackson Roberts, Tanner Pierce, Luke Pruitt, Viking Student Media

September 19, 2019

Senior earns TNT recognition for 2019 All-Area softball team


June 19, 2019

Senior Sidney Booth (pitcher) was recognized by the Tacoma News Tribune as a first team All-Area softball team.  Also recognized alongside her teammate, Junior Olivia Ellingson (outfield). Ellingson was also a pitcher and was recognized by the South Puget Sound League as 4A MVP.

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