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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...

Palo volleyball rallies in win over Shadow Ridge

Palo volleyball rallies in win over Shadow Ridge

by Chandler Patrick, Sports Editor

April 20, 2016


Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Tuesday, April 19, things went down in a five-set match conference win as the men’s volleyball team arose victorious over the Shadow Ridge Mustangs. With a box score of 26-28, 25-27, 25-22, 25-11 and 15-12, Palo’s recovery was, without a doubt, a true Panther moment. “Shadow was a much bett...

Baseball beats the Blazers in home conference game

Baseball beats the Blazers in home conference game

by Chandler Patrick, Sports Editor

April 15, 2016


Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

After a shaky start to the season, varsity baseball (10-10) secured an 11-5 win over the Durango Trailblazers (3-19) on Tuesday, April 12. All-star senior pitcher Sam Powers led the team, pitching five innings total with four total strikeouts. “I just came out and played, tried to keep my team hy...

Men’s volleyball overtake the Gaels

Men’s volleyball overtake the Gaels

by Chandler Patrick, Sports Editor

April 13, 2016


Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Spectators held onto their seats this Monday evening in one of the most intense men’s volleyball matches of the season. On April 11, Palo took on their infamous rival, the Bishop Gorman Gaels, and made a clean sweep 3-0. Obviously not, however, without some crazy plays and sets in between. Some compone...

Softball stomps the Gaels in 14-0 sweep

Softball stomps the Gaels in 14-0 sweep

by Chandler Patrick, Sports Editor

April 7, 2016


Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Uncategorized

The 2016 varsity softball girls geared up for another game against Palo’s infamous rival: the Bishop Gorman Gaels. On the sunny afternoon of April 4, Gaels took a crushing loss (14-0) thanks to the Panther’s renowned skills and teamwork. The top of the first inning began as Gorman lined up to bat. The...

Falcons flop as men’s volleyball finds a win

Falcons flop as men’s volleyball finds a win

by Chandler Patrick, Sports Editor

April 5, 2016


Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Spring sports are well on their way to being one memorable season of sports, and the men’s volleyball win against the Foothill Falcons 3-1 on March 31 was no exception. As the boys came bounding out of the back gym for warm ups, it was evident that this year’s Panthers were no force to be rec...

Wayne Gretzky and his Fantasy Camp

Wayne Gretzky and his Fantasy Camp

by Chandler Patrick, Sports Editor

March 24, 2016


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, sports news, spotlights

For the last fourteen years, four-time Stanley Cup winner and record-breaking NHL player Wayne Gretzky has led the Wayne Gretzky Fantasy Camp with immense pride and joy. This year, the Las Vegas Ice Center held the honor of hosting the camp for the seventh consecutive year. “It’s an honor to be...

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