Downey's CIF champs to face faculty

DOWNEY - Downey High School's wrestling team and girls' volleyball squad will compete against teachers and staff in the second annual Faculty VS. CIF Champions match March 24 at 6 p.m.The volleyball and wrestling teams both won CIF titles in their respective divisions this year. This year's faculty volleyball team will include social studies teachers Bernie Glasser, Aaron Hobbensiefken, Ryan Johnson and Stephen Judy; physical education instructor Marvin Manzanares; business teacher Greg Born; math teachers Richere Barbeau and Aaron Whitt (math); English instructors Josette Bean, Rachel Godfrey, Micah Karzen, Sybil Shetler and Zachary Zakour; and security supervisor Barry Baldwin. The faculty wrestling team has not been announced. Principal Tom Houts participated last year. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased from members of the volleyball or wrestling teams, or from an ASB member. Tickets will also be sold at the door. The public is invited. Proceeds will help pay for athletes' CIF rings. -- Rebekah Jin, intern

********** Published: March 17, 2011 - Volume 9 - Issue 48