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Freshman Thoughts On Being On The Team

Lisset Lott
December 12, 2016
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Freshman Thoughts On Being On The Team By: Lisset Lott The girls basketball season started in the middle of November. This was a big change for the freshmen who made the team. “In 8th grade the girls didn't know how to play,” said freshman Joeliesty Romero. Going from playing in elementary...

El Clasico: Barcelona v Real Madrid

El Clasico: Barcelona v Real Madrid

David Marroquin
December 12, 2016
Filed under Professional Sports, Sports

El Clasico: Barcelona v Real Madrid By: David Marroquin The biggest derby in soccer ended with a 1-1 draw leaving Barcelona fans very disappointed. Barcelona played Real Madrid at their home stadium, Camp Nou,and while they looked like they were about to take the 3 points, Center back Sergio Ra...

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...

CUBS WIN!

CUBS WIN!

Maria Reyes
November 28, 2016
Filed under Professional Sports, Sports

After 108 long years, the Chicago Cubs achieved success once more this season. The Chicago Cubs played against the Cleveland Indians. These two teams had to go to the seventh game due to the back to back ties and an inconsistent games won from the Cleveland Indians. There are many huge Cubs fans at  Ph...

What is SRB?

What is SRB?

William Hernandez
November 28, 2016
Filed under Other Activities, Sports

Soccer Raider Brigade is a soccer team composed of a handful of friends at Phoenix Military Academy and a few out of PMA as well. They are a  group of friends who play soccer at various places and have competed against other people, but it was not an  official game. The original members of SRB...

Let’s Go Cheerleaders

Let’s Go Cheerleaders

Donecia Blount
November 16, 2016
Filed under Features, Sports

Let's Go Cheerleaders By: Donecia Blount This year's cheerleading team experienced multiple challenges with the fact that they didn't have a coach. This school year the cheerleading team has been through quite a lot over the past two months. Compared to last years team some people may say that t...

Arsenal Defeat Reading 2-0

Arsenal Defeat Reading 2-0

David Marroquin
November 16, 2016
Filed under Professional Sports, Sports

Arsenal defeat Reading 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday night in order to advance to the 5th round of the EFL cup. Goals from Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain in the first and second half secured the win. There were at times that Reading looked dangerous but ,in the end, it was a solid win for Arsenal ...

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...

Firebird Ballers

Firebird Ballers

Alejandro Pina
November 7, 2016
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

It’s that time of the year again. Basketball is going to come knocking at the door. People are getting hyped up for their favorite teams, but 2 cadets at Phoenix Military Academy are getting ready to play it. Seniors Gregory Boyle (Captain) and Jamell Gooden (Co-Captain) are ready for their las...

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...

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