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The Archery Team’s Road to Improvement

Elizabeth Patino
April 28, 2016
Filed under Other Activities, Sports

On Saturday, February 13, 2016, Phoenix Military Academy Archery Team attended the Cupid Classic, one of their many competitions, at Armstrong, IL. They competed against fifteen other schools in Illinois. However, Phoenix did not score as well as they hoped. “When I arrived to the competition, I felt...

Barcelona One Step Closer to their Goal after Beating Atletico Madrid

Eduardo Macedonio
April 26, 2016
Filed under Other Activities, Sports

FC Barcelona is one step closer to achieving their goal of winning the Treble after defeating Atletico Madrid in a 2-1 victory. Barcelona needed the win in order to increase their Champions League title hopes and they did it against one of the most difficult opponents in the competition. The second ...

Preview for Soccer

Jose Gonzales
April 13, 2016
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Soccer season is right around the corner and this is what many Phoenix girls been waiting for. There are many new members that are joining and previous players coming back. Each soccer player has their own thoughts about this soccer season of 2016. Junior Mayra Barrios has been part of the te...

The impact of removing the batting cages

Yajari Popoca
April 13, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says, Sports, Spring Sports

The remodeled weight room has been a fantastic addition to Phoenix this school year. However, with all the extra equipment there is no more room for the batting cages, that the boys baseball and girls fastpitch softball team use and require to practice basic fundamentals. “I feel like not having t...

Wolfsburg Stuns Madrid

Wolfsburg Stuns Madrid

Christian Gutierrez
April 12, 2016
Filed under Other Activities, Sports

On April 6 2016, Wolfsburg, a German soccer team, stunned the world by beating Real Madrid 2-0. Soccer fans all over the world were stunned to see this result as they saw Real Madrid as the clear favourites. Wolfsburg went into the game with something to prove because five days before their meet w...

Athletes Should Play More Than One Sport

Mayra Barrios
April 7, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says, Sports

Athletes that attend Phoenix Military Academy High School are not allowed to join two different sports at the same time. There is no right or wrong answer on the idea of students being permitted to play more than one sport at the same time. In my opinion, I believe that if a student wants to join...

El Clasico for the title

El Clasico for the title

Eduardo Macedonio
March 31, 2016
Filed under Other Activities, Sports

El Clasico is the football game between Barcelona and all time rivals Real Madrid. Both are considered the two biggest teams in Spain and the world. Barcelona will look to increase their lead at the top of the Spanish League while Real Madrid will hope to salvage points in hopes of catching up to the...

Spring Sports are Coming

Madeleine Guzman
March 31, 2016
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

With spring right around the corner, PMA is getting their teams ready for the games. Sports like guys baseball, girls softball, girls soccer and track are motivating the students at PMA to join the teams. Students that play sports in PMA are excited and have so many expectations for this year. Cadets like A...

Girls Soccer Blows Out Crane

Mayra Barrios
March 30, 2016
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

The Phoenix Military girls soccer team won against Crane five to one on March 21, 2016. There are approximately 28 girls, and about 17 girls are in varsity team. The coaches are Ms.Tristano and Assistant coach is junior Christian Gutierrez. “This year the girls soccer team did great, better than the pr...

Why Tottenham will win the Title

Why Tottenham will win the Title

Christian Gutierrez
March 30, 2016
Filed under Other Activities, Sports

This Saturday, the Tottenham Hotspurs hosts Arsenal, and it is a very important match for them. This game may well decide which team will win the title or not but after a strong season, it looks like they are the favorite. Tottenham are on 54 points after 28 games and their supporters should be glad th...

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