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Cross Country speeds into State

Men's and women's cross country finishes strong at the State tournament.

by Michaela Jackson, Sports Editor

November 10, 2014

As fall sports came to an end for Palo Verde High School, it was time to put away their running shoes for the Cross Country runners. Men’s won Regionals and placed fourth in the State final while women’s placed second in Regionals and also placed second in State. Since 2006, men’s cross country...

Athlete Spotlight: Nolan Sherwood

Nolan Sherwood, senior and captain of varsity men's soccer, has scored 16 goals this season.

by Michaela Jackson, Sports Editor

November 3, 2014

Senior and Captain Nolan Sherwood has been on Varsity Men’s Soccer since his junior year. He is a forward for the Panthers, his record so far for the season is 18 goals and five assists. Sherwood’s hard work has been contributed to the teams success. Panther Print: What do you enjoy most about...

Athlete Spotlight: Carolina Cleland

Senior and Cross Country captain Carolina Cleland looks forward to track in the spring.

by Michaela Jackson, Sports Editor

October 27, 2014

Senior and Captain Carolina Cleland has been on women’s cross country ever since she was a freshman. On Oct. 7th at Floyd Lamb Park Meet, Cleland ran three miles in 19:26.7 and placed fifth in this meet, her best time this season. Panther Print: How do you prepare for a 5K? Carolina Cleland:...

Panthers trample the Blazers for Homecoming

Sophomore Aaron Mack warms up his kicking leg on to help Palo win over the Durango Blazers on Oct. 17 in the Palo Verde Stadium.

by Madi Purdue, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 21, 2014

On Friday Oct. 17, the Palo Verde Panthers stepped into the bright lights on their home turf to face the Blazers of Durango High School for the 2014 Homecoming game. The seventh ranked Panthers pummeled the Blazers in front of full stands for an end score of 69-13. By the second quarter, Palo had...

Panthers claw out the Gaels in multiple competitions

Five Palo sport teams beat the Bishop Gorman, Gaels in the fall season.

by Michaela Jackson, Sports Editor

October 16, 2014

Palo Verde is a school that has been well known for sports, but another school that is known for sports is Bishop Gorman. Their Gaels are the Panthers’ main rivals. Numerous fall sport teams, demolished the Gaels on Oct. 8-10. Women’s varsity volleyball beat Gorman, in three sets, at Palo. Men’s...

Varsity football Panthers slay the Spartans

Senior Max Griffis and the Panthers line up against the Spartans on October 2.

by Samantha Burton, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 13, 2014

The Panthers have been bringing their best to home games this year, and the Oct. 2 football game was no different. Palo Verde won with a score of 34-0 over Cimarron. This win marks the 150th victory for head coach Darwin Rost at PVHS. “This week we bounced back well and showed why we are a great...

Athlete Spotlight: Jaren Campbell

Jaren Campbell stands ready to move the football forward.

by Alexis Galvan, Senior Reporter

October 6, 2014

Senior Jaren Campbell is a running back and linebacker on the Varsity Panther Football Team. He's always giving his best on the field and always gives Palo Verde a good name. Jaren Campbell is a highly talented and valued player here at Palo. Luckily for us, Jaren agreed to answer a few questions for...

Women’s varsity soccer tie Arbor View

The Palo Verde women's varsity soccer team break a huddle before battling long-time rivals Arbor View on the Palo Verde home field on Sept. 17.

by Jazmin Ferreira, Senior Reporter

September 19, 2014

Senior Jordan “JoJo” Goyeau, Palo Verde’s starting keeper for women's varsity soccer, spoke to Panther Print about her enthusiasm before a soccer game the team played against Arbor View on Sept. 17: “I’m really confident. I think we hate them enough to beat them. And they're talented, but so...

Tennis remains victorious over the Gorman Gaels

Sophomore Annie Walker hits the ball back to Gorman's side of the court Fri. Sept. 12 at Palo Verde. She helped the team beat the Gaels twice this season.

by Madi Purdue, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 16, 2014

Palo Verde’s tennis team set out to face Bishop Gorman twice this season, and both times came out with a victory. The first match was a home game for the Panthers and they came to play. The women’s team won the match by a margin of 17-1. The men’s team didn’t have quite that large of a gap...

Men’s varsity soccer shuts out Centennial Bulldogs

Senior and forward Nolan Sherwood dribbles past two opponents on Friday Sept. 5. Sherwood scored one goal and had one assist for the Panthers.

by Michaela Jackson, Sports Editor

September 14, 2014

On Sept. 5 the men’s varsity soccer captured the victory against the Centennial Bulldogs with a score of 5-0. This was the Panthers’ first preseason match. They re-grouped from their loss from the previous weekend and came together as a team. “What pleased me the most was that we had five different...

Varsity football thwarts Green Valley Gators

Senior Joey Laurita prepares to snap the ball to junior and quarterback Logan Hutchison towards the end of the first half of the varsity football game against the Green Valley Gators on Palo's home field on Sept. 5.

by Michaela Jackson, Sports Editor

September 10, 2014

On Sept. 5, varsity football beat the Green Valley Gators in the last 25 seconds of the game. The Gators were in the lead most of the game but the Panthers never gave up and pulled through at the end. During the first quarter, the Gators scored a touchdown at 5:51, 0-7 lead. Senior Ty Fuller scored...

Women’s volleyball pummels the Bulldogs

Senior and co-captain Kendall Cheval jumps and spikes the ball into Centennial’s side of the court Sept. 4 at Palo Verde to earn them a point towards winning the match.

by Madi Purdue, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 5, 2014

The lady Panthers of the women’s volleyball team stepped onto their home court to face the Centennial Bulldogs in a preseason match on Sept. 4. “We lost a lot of players last year, but we gained a lot this year,” said senior and co-captain Kendall Cheval about the team she has been a part of...

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