Braves Plunged by the Dons

Braves Plunged by the Dons

Genesis De La Luz and Fabiola Lopez
October 10, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On September 29, Baldwin Park High School’s Boys’ Water Polo faced the SV Dons in BP waters. Unfortunately, it was a great loss with a score of 21-7. Ann Mariel Pacada, a spectator at the game commented on the loss, saying, “It was a pretty intense game, especially in the beginning. Of course,...

First Presidential Debate Viewing Party

First Presidential Debate Viewing Party

Sharon Tran, Editor
October 5, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Monday September 26, the first presidential debate between presidential nominees Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump and moderated by Lester Holt was held at Hofstra University. At Baldwin Park High School, AP Government teacher Mr. Hertenstein hosted a debate viewing party for his...

Braves Water Polo Sunk by the Normans

Braves Water Polo Sunk by the Normans

Madeline Lequang and Shwe Nemyo
October 3, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Monday, September 19, the Baldwin Park Water Polo team was defeated on home territory by the Beverly Hills Normans with a very close score of 17-14. This game was different in comparison to their other games because of the similar levels of athleticism of both teams. “They...

A Bark in the Park

A Bark in the Park

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
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HACIENDA HEIGHTS, CA-- The BPHS Key Club had a very successful event on Saturday, September 17. Division 35 West held its September DCM (Division Council Meeting) at Steinmetz Park from 11AM to 3PM. A DCM is a gathering of the twelve Key Clubs in Division 35 West, in which the clubs discuss old news,...

Crosstown Rivalry Spirit Week Battle

Crosstown Rivalry Spirit Week Battle

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- THE BELL STAYS BLUE! From the week of September 12 to 16, the tradition with our crosstown rivalry, Sierra Vista, continued. Not only was our Braves Football successful, but so was our spirit! For BPHS, Monday, September 12, was Superheroes Day. From graphic tees to colorful capes,...

Recognizing the Recognizer, Jennifer Ruiz

Recognizing the Recognizer, Jennifer Ruiz

Bryan Moran, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK,CA-- Jennifer Ruiz is a senior at Baldwin Park High School and is also the Renaissance president. As president, she is in charge of recognizing people for their hard work as well helping organize school events. She is also involved in Adelante Mujer Latina, which is a club that encourages...

Braves Blown Away by the Dynamiters

Braves Blown Away by the Dynamiters

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
September 26, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CALIFORNIA-- On September 15,  the Baldwin Park Braves' Varsity Water Polo team played Glendale High School’s team, the Dynamiters, on home turf and lost 14 - 4. “Had we come out stronger in the first quarter, we would have won today’s game. So their technique has improved tremendously....

Gladiators Give Love to Braves

Gladiators Give Love to Braves

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
September 24, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Baldwin Park High School’s tennis team took on the Gladiators at Gladstone on Monday afternoon September 12 and unfortunately lost 15-3. The team captain Fernanda Garcia said, “It was just an off day for everyone.” When asked about future games, she added confidently, “We’ll be ready by...

A Taste of Asia

A Taste of Asia

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

ARCADIA, CA-- Bringing multi-ethnic food and entertainment to nostalgic immigrants and Los Angeles foodies, the 626 Night Market is a high profile night market located in the San Gabriel Valley. The event celebrated its fifth anniversary in 2016, consisting of more food, merchandise, arts, games, and...

You Wish You Were A Brave

You Wish You Were A Brave

Sharon Tran and Jonathan Frias
September 19, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Friday, September 16, the Baldwin Park Braves beat the Sierra Vista Dons on Don territory in the Battle for the Bell with a score of 41-35. "It was a sense of relief, there was a lot of pressure on the team to come in and get the win, especially because it was against SV," explained...

Braves Lasso the Vaqueros

Braves Lasso the Vaqueros

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
September 19, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CALIFORNIA– On September 8,  the Baldwin Park Braves Varsity Water Polo team played their first home game of the season against the Rancho Alamitos’ Vaqueros, and won 11-6. Coach Thomas Kersher was very confident that playing at home would give his boys a boost in their spirits, and his...

Free Supper Program

Free Supper Program

Sharon Tran, Editor
September 12, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA -- Since August 29, Baldwin Park Braves have been partaking in the district-wide free supper program that offers a free meal to all students from 3:00 PM to 3:30 PM. Free supper programs have been actively implemented into school districts nationwide since the passage of the Healthy,...

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