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IHSAA rules limit student athlete participation

Andrew Haggerty, Reporter

October 25, 2019

By rule, the  Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) prohibits student-athletes from participating in competitions outside school-sponsored events. Rule 15 of the 2018-2019 IHSAA’s bylaws states, “Participati...

Rising temperatures exhaust PMHS athletes

Lucas Ferdinand-McDonald, Page Editor

October 25, 2019

The hot days of August could have PMHS players facing heats of over eighty degrees for hours every day of practice, and they have had to face the consequences that come along with the weather. The heat has been forced many PMHS students ...

Early senior night doesn’t affect boys’ soccer spirit

Krissy Brzycki, Page Editor

October 25, 2019

The boys soccer team kicked off their season on August 22 with a 7-0 victory over Decatur Central.   The team also used the occasion for its senior night, which is typically held in late September. One of the biggest reasons ...

Unified Athletes recognized by Special Olympics

Danny Billheimer, Reporter

October 25, 2019

This year, Special Olympics North America honors Perry Meridian High School with National Banner recognition for its  inclusivity in activities for students with and without exceptional needs.  The unified sports teams at PMHS have been d...

Football feeling optimistic despite setbacks

Gabriel Beasley, Page Editor

October 25, 2019

Optimism has carried some Falcon football players through their early games this season. Lawrence North, now ranked eighth in class 6A, handed a tough 0-55 loss to the Falcons in their first game of the season. The Falcons ...

Salemi continues guarding goal

Lucas Ferdinand-McDonald, Page Editor

August 28, 2019

Senior Luciano Salemi has been PMHS's starting varsity soccer goalie since his sophomore year. Now a senior, Salemi appreciates the work more than ever. Salemi is already looking forward to Perry's game against Southport. "T...

Falcons fly through summer heat

Sonia Ventura-Mendoza, Page Editor

August 28, 2019

When the bell rings to release students on the last day of school, many of them won't be returning until the next school year. For others, they will be returning the next day. In order to prepare for their fall season, athletes are required...

Sampson drives into season

Andrew Haggerty, Reporter

August 28, 2019

Junior Claire Sampson is a vital player for the girls golf team, earning a varsity spot each year she's competed. In her first two seasons, the team has earned Marion County championships, and last year they placed third in ...

Teams prepare for fall season

Andrew Haggerty, Reporter

August 28, 2019

The cross country team has many returning varsity runners, such as seniors Zach Bunnell, Oswaldo Gil-Ceja and Chas Stoner, as well as sophomore Elijah Webb. The team also has 10 freshmen. The team’s goal this year is to make it to semi-st...

Live, Laugh, Lucas

Lucas Ferdinand-McDonald, Page Editor

August 28, 2019

It’s always pleasant to see a good story about a young star making his or her way onto a varsity sports team early in his or her high school career. But what about the athletes who aren’t so quick to success?  Often, ...

Falcons light up the stadium

Andrew Haggerty and Lucas Ferdinand-McDonald

August 28, 2019

On Friday, August 23, the Falcons square off against Lawrence North at Falcon Stadium, but this team has been hard at work since summer, putting  in long hours in the weight room and on the field to prepare  for the season....

A swimmers struggle: The race to the end

Ariel Lucas, Arts & Entertainment Writer

March 14, 2019

Competitive swimming isn’t as easy as athletes make it seem. With all the core exercises and day after day conditioning, it takes a toll on a swimmer's body, but swimmers think it’s worth it. On the outside, swimming ...

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