The Phoenix Chronicle

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.     ...

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...

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