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Wrestling

Samantha Lozano

November 14, 2017


Filed under Other Activities, Sports, Winter Sports

In life there will always be obstacles or hardships that you will have to face. For senior, Michelle Enriquez, doing wrestling at Phoenix has presented many struggles she’s had. For Enriquez, joining wrestling meant giving up many things, which wasn’t easy.   “I had to give up junk food, candy, and ju...

PMA Bowling Team

Aldo Rojas

October 3, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Most people choose other sports like football or soccer to participate in. However, junior Luciano Alvarez joined the PMA bowling team his freshman year because it is just as fun. Unfortunately, Alvarez believes it  does not  get as much recognition as it should. Originally Alvarez joined ...

Boys Basketball at Elmhurst

Boys Basketball at Elmhurst

Donecia Blount

February 1, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Boys Basketball at Elmhurst Donecia Blount Over Christmas break, the boys basketball team ,both Varsity and Junior Varsity, participated in a basketball tournament in Elmhurst, Illinois. Monday of December 26 the team along with coaches Lorenzo Donegan and Jamal Dantzler, prepared at Phoenix Mil...

Wrestling Team are Conference Champions

Wrestling Team are Conference Champions

David Marroquin

January 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports, Winter Sports

Wrestling Team are Conference Champions By: David Marroquin All the long hours of training and commitment has paid off for the Phoenix wrestling team as they were crowned conference champions in their last tournament at Crete Monee High school on Saturday January 7th . The wrestling team, which have ...

Pin Down, Pinpoint Victory!

Pin Down, Pinpoint Victory!

Lesley Cazares

January 18, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports, Winter Sports

  MLA Wrestling match at Marine Leadership Academy took place on December 20th, 2016 where Phoenix Military Academy took center stage and had a clean sweep against various military schools. As PMA made their appearance at Marine Leadership Academy, a long time rival, their bouts consisted...

Girls Bowling

Girls Bowling

Elizabeth Sotelo

January 13, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Girls Bowling By: Elizabeth Sotelo Asport at Phoenix Military Academy that isn’t out there much is girls bowling. The girls have been doing a really good job over the years with pushing the team forward in their current season. They have been winning most of the games. Not many girls join the s...

Freshman Thoughts On Being On The Team

Lisset Lott

December 12, 2016


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Freshman Thoughts On Being On The Team By: Lisset Lott The girls basketball season started in the middle of November. This was a big change for the freshmen who made the team. “In 8th grade the girls didn't know how to play,” said freshman Joeliesty Romero. Going from playing in elementary...

Firebird Ballers

Firebird Ballers

Alejandro Pina

November 7, 2016


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

It’s that time of the year again. Basketball is going to come knocking at the door. People are getting hyped up for their favorite teams, but 2 cadets at Phoenix Military Academy are getting ready to play it. Seniors Gregory Boyle (Captain) and Jamell Gooden (Co-Captain) are ready for their las...

Firebirds in The IHSA Three Point Shootout

Gregory Boyle

March 1, 2016


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Some of the boys from the Phoenix boys basketball team have been selected to participate in a 3 point contest this friday at Holy Trinity. senior Xavier Martinez, senior Donnovan Daley, and junior Jamell Gooden hope to succeed in their first three point shootout. “Its exciting, it's a great opportunity to...

Boys Basketball Season comes to an end

Boys Basketball Season comes to an end

Samuel Ferguson

March 1, 2016


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

February 22, 2016 was a sullen day for PMA’s Boys Varsity Basketball Team as they lost their state playoff game to their rivals, Marines Leadership Academy, at Holy Trinity high school. As the seconds ran down on the clock the final score was 60-55, with Marines Leadership Academy taking home the victory...

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