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“Playoffs Are Our’s This Year”

“Playoffs Are Our’s This Year”

Briana Clay

February 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

The two week break before playoffs is  going by fast for the boy’s basketball team. This is Phoenix’s second time competing at a city playoff competition. In the past, Phoenix lost their playoff game by two points against Orr Academy High School. “The family bond has become stronger, a...

Winning Conference After a 2 Point Lost To Chicago Tech

Vinquan Randle

January 29, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

“We lost focus of the game plan after the two dunks back to back.” said Junior Eddie Fox. In the 4th quarter with 5 minutes to go, Junior Khalid Herron gets a steal and slams it down on a defender. Next possession down Khalid Herron gets a steal and passes it to Junior VinQuan Randle and also sl...

Bowling Conference Champs

Bowling Conference Champs

Miguel Apreza

January 23, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Phoenix’s Bowling Team has gone unrecognized for way too long now. It’s time to bring this team into the light and explain one of their great accomplishments in this school which will then lead everyone else to wanting to join bowling in the future. The members of this bowling team are very co...

Breaking Limits and Finding New Ones

Breaking Limits and Finding New Ones

Kimberly Alvarado

January 12, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Junior Francisco Fajardo has begun a new journey of driven motivation. It’s his first year on the wrestling team where he is finding a new but different lifestyle.   It all began when he wanted to get out of his comfort zone and push himself to become better. Fajardo was not content with w...

Mean Tough

Mean Tough

Miguel Apreza

January 11, 2018


Filed under Winter Sports

The wrestlers of Phoenix Military Academy are tough competitors and have been training really hard lately to not only qualify for sectionals, but also for state. The wrestling team always has a few potential players but how much potential does this team have this year? “Our wrestling team has...

Leaving a Mark on PMA Football

Aaron Rivera

December 22, 2017


Filed under Sports

Students here in Phoenix make the best out of their highschool career.Whether that would be joining a club, a sport, or a program to make school more enjouable. Especially the Seniors who will go on to college soon. Senior Edwin Alvarez who will be playing his last year on the Phoenix football team, l...

A Wrestlers Way of Relaxing

Adrian Diaz

December 22, 2017


Filed under Sports

     Senior Miguel Apreza, a four year wrestler at Phoenix, gives some insight on how to relax after wrestling hoping that it’ll help other wrestlers who don’t have an idea on what they can do to relax. “For meets I am not tired afterwards because they are a short one or two matches, but after...

Boys Varsity basketball defeats Kelvin Park 103-19

Boys Varsity basketball defeats Kelvin Park 103-19

Kenny Wilkerson

December 19, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

It was a victorious day for the teammates and coaches in an outstanding win last night, in what was clearly a devastating blowout.   After speaking with one of the coaches- Head Coach Lo, stated “overall I am happy that we got the win, even though there were a few things that I think we sh...

All Conference

All Conference

Aloisius Arellano

December 14, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

Many people think football is a sport where the outcome of the game cannot be changed by one player. This “idea” was defied by certain players who changed the attitude of an entire team, like senior Miguel Apreza.   “In my four years of high school I have played free safety, strong safety,...

Wrestling at Kelly

Wrestling at Kelly

Yadira Figueroa

December 5, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

The Phoenix wrestling team attended their first match at Kelly on November 21, 2017  because they have been preparing themselves for their sport by practicing oftenly.   “We practice Monday through Saturday and we practice for about 3-4 hours,” said Senior Adrian Diaz.     The ...

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