Braves Dominate the Moors

Braves Dominate the Moors

Shwe Nemyo and Sharon Tran
March 15, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

ALHAMBRA, CA-- On Friday, March 3, the Baldwin Park High School Varsity Badminton team beat Alhambra in a preseason game on Moors’ territory with a score of 14-7. It was the Braves’ first game, but they hit the ground running with their astounding win. “It was a great beginning to our season,”...

Braves Conquer the Knights

Braves Conquer the Knights

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
March 15, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CA - On Wednesday, March 1, the Baldwin Park Varsity Baseball team beat the Arroyo Knights on Brave's territory, 5-4. This was their second non-league game this season. Giovanni Pabon was the starting pitcher and Matthew Wells was the starting catcher. Jacob Rice third baseman, Jacob Robles...

When Donations Roll In

When Donations Roll In

Sharon Tran, Editor
March 15, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA -- Starting in March, Humanitarian Club and National Honor Society started a school-wide toilet paper drive to collect toilet paper to donate to the Church of Redeemer in the local community. “I think the toilet paper drive is a very essential source that will help many families th...

Braves Seize the Aztecs

Braves Seize the Aztecs

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
March 14, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Tuesday, March 7, the Baldwin Park High School Varsity Badminton team defeated their long-time nemesis on home territory, 13-8. The Braves shared their Montview league title in 2016 with Azusa High School. “We were really scared of Azusa since they were one of the biggest challenges,”...

Math is Love, Math is Life

Math is Love, Math is Life

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
March 8, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

Across campus, Mr. Valbuena is a commonly known as a math god. He teaches Algebra 2 and Statistics. Apart from teaching, Valbuena is involved in afterschool activities including afterschool tutoring and the math club, Divide and Conquer. He first started teaching around 14 years ago at a middle school...

A Bunch of Lunch

A Bunch of Lunch

Bryan Moran, Staff Writer
March 8, 2017
Filed under Reviews, Showcase

In movies and tv, school food is known for being disgusting and tasteless. However, at Baldwin Park High School, it's not that bad. Lunch at BPHS is certainly a step up from elementary school food that had very few options. However, at BPHS, there are many options like spicy chicken sandwiches, cheeseburgers and hamburgers, fruits an...

Advanced Placement or Additional Pricing?

Advanced Placement or Additional Pricing?

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
March 2, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- Advanced Placement (AP) classes challenge students and allow them to get ahead in college. Every year in May, AP exams take place. The scoring system ranges from 1 to 5, with 3 and above considered passing scores. These scores are later revealed in early July on the College Board...

Spreading Love, Just Like Old Times

Spreading Love, Just Like Old Times

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
March 1, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- Although many students at Baldwin Park High School will say that they’re too old to pass out cards and candy for Valentine’s Day, others would admit that they miss this elementary tradition. Valentine’s Day comes only once a year, and everyone wants to express their love...

Key Club: Another GUY as LTG

Key Club: Another GUY as LTG

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
February 14, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

WEST COVINA, CA-- On Saturday, February 4, hundreds of Key Clubbers from Region 13 arrived at San Jose Charter Academy to see who their new Lieutenant Governor (LTG) Elect would be. Region 13 now consists of six divisions: 10 North, 10 South, 15 North, 15 South, 35 East, and 35 West, each with its own...

Braves Excommunicated by Saints

Braves Excommunicated by Saints

Sharon Tran and Bryan Moran
February 12, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Tuesday, February 7, Senior Night for Baldwin Park’s Boys’ Varsity Basketball, the Braves lost against the Saints in an exciting match with a score of 66-37. “Probably one our biggest obstacles tonight was putting up points against a good defense,” commented senior Jason...

Studio 409 President

Studio 409 President

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
February 11, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

Bryan Moran is the President of BPHS' Studio 409 Club, the school's video production club. Bryan is currently a senior at Baldwin Park High School.  His duties as president are to organize the brunch workshops, edit and review everyone's videos, organize fundraising events, and recruit new members. His club make...

Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Down Main Street

Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Down Main Street

Vanessa Tovar, Staff Writer
February 10, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

On Saturday, January 28, the Braves’ Entertainment Corps marched down Disney’s Main Street for the hundreds of families that attended. “My experience down Main Street was hard but fun. Remembering to be in step but also play fun music. It’s an experience I’ll never forget or anyone else...

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