Student news site of Phoenix Military Academy in Chicago, IL

The Phoenix Chronicle

Devastating Loss

Aloisius Arellano

November 21, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

The Phoenix Football team was undefeated for five straight games, except their first game of  season which they lost to Marmion Academy, who is out of their conference. The 2017 football team was a team built from the ground up after half the team graduated. The team relied on bench players who saw...

Finally! City Finals!

Odalis Torres

November 14, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Features, News

  This Saturday the Cross Country team participated in the City Finals; although they came placing 17th they made it this far. “The seasons for Cross Country always progressed, but this year has been the best year we’ve had so far,” said senior Kiara Balleza. For Balleza, starting jun...

Wilkerson’s Passion for Softball

Wilkerson’s Passion for Softball

Luis Cazarez

November 14, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Realizing what sports can do really do change someone's life. Junior Kenny Wilkerson plays short center for the Phoenix boys softball team during fall sports. Wilkerson feels that his passion for the game also has takeaways he has learned from. Phoenix offers many sports but he chooses softball every t...

Running The Way Into Regionals

Running The Way Into Regionals

Yadira Figueroa

November 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Features, Meet Me, Other Activities, Sports, Uncategorized

Running is full of sweat, hard work, energy, and a good mindset, which is needed to work the way to the top.   The Cross Country team attended a race at the Lincoln Zoo Park on October 5th and gave it their all because their efforts and practice counts for the championships.   This is ...

A New Beginning

A New Beginning

Kenny Wilkerson

November 7, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Features, Other Activities, Sports

Every story has an end but in life every end is a new beginning.   Pma’s boy’s baseball and softball coach, Craig Griffin, recently left PMA to go to Wisconsin for a better job opportunity. Griffin’s will be missed by his players   “Take care of yourself, keep in touch,...

Phoenix Boy’s Varsity Soccer Takes First Place In Conference

Phoenix Boy’s Varsity Soccer Takes First Place In Conference

Morelia Lara

October 27, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

Remaining undefeated while winning their conference title did not come easy for the Varsity Phoenix Boy’s soccer team, yet it was one of the most memorable events for the team. On Tuesday, September 26, the Phoenix soccer team confronted Westinghouse College Prep and won first place in conference. ...

The Life of Roberto Delgado

The Life of Roberto Delgado

Derrick Flores

October 23, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Senior Roberto Delgado has been playing basketball both at home and professionally for as long as anyone can remember,  but no one really knew how or why he started.   Finding out he has been playing since fourth grade is shocking to his peers because it sounds insane that he could obtaine...

Throw, hit, catch ,smile repeat

Miguel Apreza

October 4, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Uncategorized

Phoenix Military Academy’s girls softball team is one of the better sports in the school.   This season captain senior Yamid Juarez is going to face some negatives and positives at Phoenix because of of new players and struggles she faces while playing the sport.           ...

Raiders Encouraged Cornelio to Meet New People

Morelia Lara

October 3, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Some students despise waking up early, but for senior Larry Cornelio, waking up early was only one of the necessities to being a part of Raiders. Cornelio had an enlightening experience meeting new people by joining Raiders his sophomore year at Phoenix Military Academy. “Sure waking up in the mo...

Boyle and Volleyball

Samantha Lozano

September 29, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

There will always be obstacles to overcome in any sport, or really anything in life. For senior Shantia Boyle, playing volleyball at Phoenix has presented obstacles for her to overcome. For Boyle it was hard doing a sport in which others had judged her for, jealous of her success.     ...

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