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Volleyball Season 2016-2017

Mariana Martinez
December 9, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Phoenix girls volleyball season started in early August 2016. The girls varsity had their last game on Monday, October 24th, to Rauner High School. The captain of the girls volleyball team is junior Cristina Maldonado,with has been playing volleyball since her freshman year. For her, this season  has b...

Cheer Is Life

Cheer Is Life

Destiny Taylor
November 16, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Cheerleading ranges from yelling to intense physical activity. Cheerleading isn’t just dancing, it's a sport that takes a lot of hard work and dedication. Senior Donecia Blount is the captain of the cheerleading team at Phoenix Military Academy. She has been cheering all 4 years of high school. Bl...

The End of The Four Year Curse

The End of The Four Year Curse

Bryan Sanchez
November 7, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The End of The Four Year Curse By: Bryan Sanchez At Phoenix Military Academy, the curse of the four year losing streak for the 16 inch Softball team has been broken on september 6- 2016. The team has been practicing much more than ever before. Because of them practicing during the summer, they were able to a...

Volleyball Season Struggle!

Volleyball Season Struggle!

Zulimar Guajardo
November 2, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Volleyball Season Struggle! By: Zulimar Guajardo Senior Lesley Delgado is on the volleyball team and just played in the 2016 season. This was her last year playing at Phoenix Military Academy. She was one of the two seniors who played on the team this year. She mentions how the season could have be...

Where did the Defense Go?

Where did the Defense Go?

Anthony Labrado, Sports Editor
December 2, 2015
Filed under Editorials, Fall Sports, Sports

The Firebirds have had four winning seasons in a row, with three possible chances to go into the IHSA playoffs. However, it has always been stopped-short due to one loss. Many people believe that this is the cause of a wavering offense that has fell to graduating seniors and the injury of our form...

Volleyball State Run hits abrupt loss

Gladis Martinez
November 30, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Uncategorized

The girls volleyball team played their last game on Monday October 26, 2015 against Holy Trinity High School. It was a very close game for both teams, but Trinity got the win 25-23. For the entire Phoenix volleyball team. Thier loss had a huge impact especially for Senior Maria Jimenez and Junior Lesley...

Homecoming Volleyball Comes to Triumph

Homecoming Volleyball Comes to Triumph

Starie Brown
November 5, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Phoenix Military Academy  girls volleyball team played against hope academy for the homecoming game in hopes of beating a competitive school during homecoming week. “I have been playing volleyball since sixth grade, this was my first year playing at Phoenix . I joined the team because I love vo...

Homecoming Game

Homecoming Game

November 5, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Uncategorized

On October 17, 2015 Phoenix Military Academy had their homecoming football game against Manley at Rockne Stadium at  12:45 p.m. This was the moment everyone had been waiting for, to see PMA’s football team in action against Manley Phoenix’s football team was 4-3 and they needed to win their homeco...

The Month of October

The Month of October

Raianna Matchem
November 5, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports

The month of October at Phoenix was very chaotic for the fire birds, but ended off with lots of fun. It was homecoming, which included spirit week, pep rally, and homecoming games and on October 14th, 2015, Phoenix’s girls volleyball team played their homecoming game against the Marines. This w...

Boys Soccer Season Full of Hope

Christian Gutierrez
November 4, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Uncategorized

September is the time of year when the climate changes from summer to fall. The leaves fall off the trees, the weather gets a bit colder, and it is also the time when the Phoenix boys soccer team reunites. At Phoenix Military Academy  the transition from summer to fall means that the boys soccer seas...

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