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Panthers Reunite in Annual Hope Game Victory

Panthers Reunite in Annual Hope Game Victory

by Chandler Patrick and Jared Feldman
February 7, 2017
Filed under events & competitions, games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

An annual tradition has returned to the courts of Palo Verde on Feb. 3: The Hope Game. Played to honor Coach Clarke Sr., The Hope Game raises money for a scholarship for one lucky student, and all proceeds from the night benefit the cause. “It means alot to keep doing this is his name considering the ...

Basketball vs. Centennial Slideshow

Basketball vs. Centennial Slideshow

by Chandler Patrick, Editor-in-Chief
January 5, 2017
Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Tuesday, Jan. 4, Panthers came back refreshed and strong from winter break to fight the Centennial Bulldogs at a home game. Students and parents alike came along to support the Panthers, as well as cheerleaders and the dance team. Panthers worked hard and with respect, but couldn't quite make ...

How Playoffs Are Starting to Take Away From the Traditional Bowls of College Football

How Playoffs Are Starting to Take Away From the Traditional Bowls of College Football

by Remington Foster, Sports Editor
January 4, 2017
Filed under columnists, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, sports news

Football games are all fun to watch, with all the moments leading up to the great moment of who will take the big win at the end of the big game, but college playoffs are starting to interfere with college football bowl specialty. Many players are now starting to decide to be a bench supporter for the...

Athlete Spotlight: Savannah Johnson

Athlete Spotlight: Savannah Johnson

by Amanda Wiseman, Reporter
November 30, 2016
Filed under SHOWCASE, spotlights, spotlights

Racing past the screaming fans, her head is spinning and her lungs are burning. Who would have known that there is so much more to running than what we see. Savannah Johnson, a varsity cross country runner at Palo Verde High School, shares her story and the passion she has for her sport. Only being...

Women’s Volleyball Celebrates Senior Night

Women’s Volleyball Celebrates Senior Night

by Jared Feldman, Reporter
November 5, 2016
Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Oct. 27, the Palo Verde varsity women's volleyball team played their annual senior night game. In the first set Palo tried their hardest, but Shadow Ridge prevailed with a score of 15-25. The second set started off with a bunch of out-of-bounds calls against both teams. The entire set, the two teams...

Panthers take Homecoming title against the Spartans

Panthers take Homecoming title against the Spartans

by Remington Foster and Jared Feldman
October 28, 2016
Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Oct. 21, the Palo Verde varsity football team had an amazing first win at this year’s Homecoming game. Starting off in the first quarter of the game, not even three minutes into the game, junior Chamere Thomas ran a 50 yard touchdown, and his kick was good making the scoreboard light up with 7...

Women’s Volleyball Shows Breast Cancer Support While Slamming the Aggies

by Remington Foster, Sports Editor
October 23, 2016
Filed under games & events, SPORTS

On Oct. 19, the Palo Verde women's volleyball team went in for the kill against the Arbor View Aggies with a 3-0 set win at the Dig Pink game. The mood of the gym was set as our team was determined to win the game with the mindset of staying strong and helping those who are currently struggling, have...

Men’s Soccer Shuts Out the Longhorns

Men’s Soccer Shuts Out the Longhorns

by Chandler Patrick and Jared Feldman
October 10, 2016
Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Thursday, Oct. 6, the men’s varsity soccer team battled the Legacy Longhorns for a shutout win 3-0. Despite Legacy fighting as hard as they could, Palo prevailed. The game was full of lots of head balls as well as head-butts with the ref and his calls, but Palo played with heart, and it showed ...

What you missed in Rio 2016

What you missed in Rio 2016

by Hope Freeland, Senior Editor
September 18, 2016
Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, sports news

Every four years, the world's best athletes compete in the Olympic games in hopes of bringing back a gold medal for their country.  This year, the U.S.A. team brought home a total of 121 medals, making the U.S the most awarded team. The U.S team had many standout athletes who helped bring home th...

Women’s Volleyball Lands a Win Versus the Legacy Longhorns

Women’s Volleyball Lands a Win Versus the Legacy Longhorns

by Chandler Patrick, Editor-in-Chief
September 14, 2016
Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Tuesday, Sept. 13 marked the first victorious home game for women's varsity volleyball. Battling the Legacy Longhorns, the Panthers brought out their best skills, playing a five set match and ultimately winning 3-2, despite a rocky start. “I was very anxious at the beginning of the game,” expl...

Landslide Win for Men’s Soccer Against Green Valley

Landslide Win for Men’s Soccer Against Green Valley

by Remington Foster, Sports Editor
September 13, 2016
Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Tues, Sept 6, the Palo Verde Panthers varsity men's soccer team had a 3-0 win against the Green Valley gators. It was bright and sunny out, making the parents and sideline fans pull out their sunglasses, hats and umbrellas. In the first half, there were two outstanding goals made by senior Nick...

Girl’s Varsity Volleyball Puts Power Behind a Win in Start of Season

Girl’s Varsity Volleyball Puts Power Behind a Win in Start of Season

by Remington Foster, Sports Editor
September 7, 2016
Filed under games & events, SPORTS

On Sept. 1, the Palo Verde women's varsity volleyball team started their season off with a strong 3-0 win against the Rancho Rams. The starting serve was from sophomore Mia Sadler and with a mishap on Palo’s side, the point was immediately given to the rams as well as the following point after tha...

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