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Girls’ Basketball Starts Off 2019-2020 Season Strong

December 18, 2019 5:57pm | Kevinjonah Paguio

The 2019-2020 Girls’ Basketball season has begun and the team is ready to prove to the high school world that it is a team that is not to be toyed with. Last year, during the 2018-2019 season, the ladies had an overall record of 13-5, […]

Boys’ Basketball Undefeated, Going 5-0 Into the New Year

December 18, 2019 4:42am | Kevinjonah Paguio

The 2019-2020 Boys’ Basketball season has begun and the Chiefs are determined to show the other high school boys basketball teams that they are a force to be reckoned with. Last year, the team had a difficult season. Their overall record was 5-13, it was […]

Cross Country District Meet

November 10, 2019 3:28am | Megan Manelly

The Cross Country District Meet came and went with the speed of many fast cross country runners, all fighting for the top place. “I really liked it. It was fun!” exclaims Andrea Lopez, an open girls medalist, happy to explain her view on the Washington […]

Swim and Dive End Successful 2019 Season

November 10, 2019 3:25am | Hannah Collier

Neely Burns, sophomore, made it into the finals heat in 100 yard breaststroke in the district swim meet. Neely is racing against upperclassmen in this intense race, however this did not stop her from swimming her heart out. In fact, Neely won the race and […]

Badminton Ends 2019 Season

November 10, 2019 3:12am | Morgan Jones

This year’s badminton season has sadly come to an end. The team had a great season, gaining new experiences and getting better as it went on. Badminton coaches Ms. Pavlik and Mr. Mearig were great coaches for these wonderful players and allowed for their growth […]

Football’s Concludes the 2019 Season

November 10, 2019 3:07am | Tahtiana Hatchett

The time has come. The Thunderbird football team’s season has come to an end. This year’s varsity team has had a long, good season, but the time has come. The game on Friday, October 25th saw the team take a devastating loss, but even with […]

Volleyball Ends 2019 Season With Seven Wins

November 8, 2019 5:52pm | Kevinjonah Paguio

Last we left off, the volleyball team lost to the Shadow Mountain Matadors 0-3 on October 3rd. However, the girls are more motivated to get a win when they went up against Tempe High School on October 15th. The Chiefs traveled to enemy territory, ready […]


October 4, 2019 5:32pm | Morgan Jones

Badminton this season is still pushing hard and working to bring home the W’s. They started out the season playing the two hardest teams and they didn’t let that hold them back as they are here to do their best. They also had a new […]

Swim and Dive

October 4, 2019 5:30pm | Hannah Collier

Thunderbird’s swim and dive team is competing in a heated meet against their respective competitors, St Mary’s and Deer Valley High School. Keslee Hofer, diver, is completing her dives perfectly. Her scores are high, but so are the other diver’s scores. Luckily, her back dive […]


October 4, 2019 5:26pm | Kevinjonah Paguio

The Thunderbird High School Volleyball Team had a great opening to the 2019 season, winning their first two matches against the Mingus Union Marauders and the Washington Rams. Volleyball has had amazing seasons in the past and now the Volleyball team of 2019 wants to […]