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UEFA Team of the Year gives top notch candidates

UEFA Team of the Year gives top notch candidates

Kevin Beccerra
January 26, 2016
Filed under Other Activities, Sports

With the Champions League group stage getting closer and the Europa League also returning from break UEFA has given their annual Team of the Year selection. Using player from the previous season and the current one fans were able to voice their opinion on who they thought had the best year of profes...

Undefeated

Undefeated

Gregory Boyle
January 25, 2016
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Phoenix Boys basketball on a Roll   Phoenix boys basketball team is undefeated in conference with the record of 8-0 and believes they will stay undefeated throughout the whole season.  This is a good improvement from last year because last year Phoenix lost conference. “The boys basketb...

Kevin Becerra
January 22, 2016
Filed under Sports

On January 11, the FIFA Ballon d’Or gala will take place, housing some of the best players in the world. At the end of the gala we will know who will now be considered as the world's best player. Last year’s winner was Cristiano Ronaldo, who also won it the previous year,  but many believe that th...

Bulls on the run

Bulls on the run

Xavier Martinez
January 15, 2016
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

The Chicago Bulls have been on a tear lately especially after picking up a win against the Boston Celtics. They are currently on a 6 game win streak and have scored more than 100 points in 9 straight games. Jimmy Butler has been a large part of it due to his All-Star play, Derrick Rose also seems healthi...

Legendary Midfielder Zinedine Zidane Joins Real Madrid as Manager

Legendary Midfielder Zinedine Zidane Joins Real Madrid as Manager

Christain Gutierrez
January 7, 2016
Filed under Other Activities, Sports

Real Madrid is one of the most famous clubs that the world of football has ever seen, so it's only fair for them to have a manager capable of coaching the team. On January 4th, it was confirmed that legendary midfielder Zinedine Zidane will become the new head coach. The news came as a blessing to many fans ...

Champions League Draw Promises good Matches

Christian Gutierrez
December 18, 2015
Filed under Other Activities, Sports

The teams that will face each other in the next round are as followed: Chelsea vs PSG, Atletico vs PSV, Gent vs Wolfsburg, Real Madrid vs Roma, Arsenal vs Barcelona, Juventus vs Bayern, Benfica vs Zenit, and D.Kyiv vs Manchester City. The Champions League is a historic competition has been around f...

The Bowlers Life

December 17, 2015
Filed under Features, Sports, Winter Sports

Angelica Risper 16 years old in tenth grade choose bowling because it is a stress reliever and it is the easiest sport  to do with the friends that have grown up with since middle school. She has been bowling for about eight years. In those many  years of bowling Risper learned that bowling was her be...

New Boys Basketball Coach is hoping to take the team to new heights

Jamell Gooden
December 16, 2015
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

This season Phoenix will have a new coach for the boys basketball team, which could be big for the new talent the team have coming in. Over the past 3 season they’ve had 3 coaches which isn’t a good thing considering they haven't won conference never before. “I think it will be different this season ...

Bears Overcome the Pack

Bears Overcome the Pack

Xavier Martinez
December 16, 2015
Filed under Other Activities, Sports

On Thanksgiving witnessed the revival of a long time rivalry which involves the Chicago Bears and Green bay Packers. The game took place in Lambeau field in which the Chicago Bears came out on top with a 17-13 point victory. Quarterback Jay Cutler had a fantastic game by throwing over 200 yards and one tou...

Phoenix Dominates the Rivalry

Phoenix Dominates the Rivalry

Gregory Boyle
December 8, 2015
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

The Phoenix boys basketball team played the Marines and intended on beating them for a second time. They succeeded as they came out on top for a 66-56 victory. Freshman Khalid Herron and Senior Xavier Martinez were huge factors in the game, both contributing 4 rebounds and 3 blocks. The contes...

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