Finishing Strong

Finishing Strong

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
December 8, 2016
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The NFL has not disappointed this season with many surprises. Young teams are showing their potential and proving winning capability. Furthermore, there have been thrilling games caused by the extra point moving back. The Dallas Cowboys have been one of the biggest surprises of the season. They have...

Bouncing Back into Action

Bouncing Back into Action

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
December 1, 2016
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Basketball is back. After the exciting 2015-16 season, many people can’t wait to see what happens this season. This offseason brought many changes with free agent signings and retirements. The Golden State Warriors made the biggest splash by signing the top free agent, Kevin Durant. Durant was previously...

Raid in Brave Waters

Raid in Brave Waters

Kaylee Sic, Staff Writer
November 28, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Friday, October 28 Baldwin Park High School Boys’ Water Polo team faced the Rowland Raiders in Brave waters. Unfortunately, the team suffered a loss with the score ending at 16-6. The game, which was originally supposed to take place a few days earlier, was delayed because...

Racing to Recognition

Racing to Recognition

Sharon Tran, Editor
November 28, 2016
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After a season of extremely hard work, Baldwin Park High School’s Cross Country team had the opportunity to represent at CIF and made it to state championships once again through their achievements. “Overall, I felt like we did good but I also feel like we could’ve done better,” stated junior...

Playoff Hopes Snuffed by Vikings

Playoff Hopes Snuffed by Vikings

Kevin Lam and Bryan Moran
November 18, 2016
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COVINA CA-- On November 3rd, Braves Varsity Football faced off against the Northview Vikings at the Covina District Field, ending with a score of 42-14. Coming in with hopes of a playoff spot, the Braves faced a very challenging opponent. When asked about the game Brandon Romero said: “We came out...

Saints Purify the Braves

Saints Purify the Braves

Kaylee Sic, Staff Writer
November 16, 2016
Filed under Sports

SAN DIMAS, CA-- On Thursday October 20, the Lady Braves faced the San Dimas Saints on Saint's territory for their last game of the season. Unfortunately, the ladies suffered a loss with a score of 16-2. As the last game of the season, the seniors on the team were set on giving their last game their...

Saints Smash the Braves

Saints Smash the Braves

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
November 8, 2016
Filed under Sports

SAN DIMAS, CA - On Thursday, October 20, the Baldwin Park Varsity Volleyball team lost to the Saints at San Dimas High School, 3-0. It was Senior Night at San Dimas High School, so before the game, the Baldwin Park and San Dimas seniors were recognized. Yelitza Cortez, Alexis Munoz, Jennifer Aguilar,...

Water Polo Baptized by the Saints

Water Polo Baptized by the Saints

Madeline Lequang and Shwe Nemyo
November 2, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK,CA-- On Monday, October 24, BPHS Boys’ Water Polo was defeated by the San Dimas Saints on home territory with a score of 15 to 3. “I think this game went well in terms of defense, we could have done a lot better in offense though and completing our goals,” BPHS junior Oscar Barragan...

Braves Conquered by Vikings

Braves Conquered by Vikings

Bryan Moran and Sharon Tran
November 2, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Monday, October 24, Baldwin Park’s Girls’ Varsity Volleyball team lost against the Northview Vikings at home on Senior Night with a score of 3-2. “Before the game, my hopes were undetermined, but I did know something was up,” commented senior Jennifer Aguilar. “I felt n...

Braves Get Raided

Braves Get Raided

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
November 1, 2016
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ROWLAND HEIGHTS, CALIFORNIA-- On October 10th,  the Baldwin Park Braves Varsity Water Polo team played Rowland High School’s polo team and lost 15 to 5. Joel Rangel, one of the strongest players on the team, commented, “We played alright. We had a good defense. Our transition wasn’t that well,...

Phantoms Vanish from the Braves

Phantoms Vanish from the Braves

Madeline Lequang and Shwe Nemyo
October 30, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Monday, October 17, the BPHS Boys’ Water Polo team was beaten by Cathedral High School on home territory, 22-5. In the first quarter, the Phantoms started off strongly by swimming aggressively. They made two goals within the first three minutes. The Braves’ defense was wea...

Braves Blessed by the Saints

Braves Blessed by the Saints

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
October 28, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

SAN DIMAS, CALIFORNIA-- On October 5th, the Braves' water polo team  went against one of the most challenging schools in their league at San Dimas High School. Although they worked very hard, the Braves were unable to pull out a victory, with a score of 14 to 2. Sophomore Joel Rangel, commented, “...

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