Braves Water Polo Sunk by the Normans

Braves Water Polo Sunk by the Normans

Madeline Lequang and Shwe Nemyo
October 3, 2016
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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...

Braves Bageled by the Vikings

Braves Bageled by the Vikings

Fabiola Lopez and Kaylee Sic
October 3, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Tuesday September 20, the Braves’ girls’ varsity tennis team faced the Northview Vikings on the BPHS courts. The Vikings defeated our Lady Braves, 18-0. Varsity captain Fernanda Garcia showed optimism when she said, “This loss will probably teach us to not be overconfident...

XC Girls Dash to Rosemead

XC Girls Dash to Rosemead

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
September 30, 2016
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On September 10, girls’ cross country attended the 32nd Annual Rosemead Invitational (Day 2). Each grade competed against approximately 30 schools in a 2.93 mile race. The course stretched around Rosemead High School and Rosemead Park. The girls started off the evening with a loud cheer," BRAVES ON ...

Braves Outrun by the Jaguars

Braves Outrun by the Jaguars

Sharon Tran and Jonathan Frias
September 30, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Friday September 23, Braves Varsity Football lost against the South East Jaguars on home territory, 40-26. “I feel like we are going to do great against South East after last week’s double OT win,” expressed quarterback Jacob Robles prior to game day. The Braves fell...

Braves Blown Away by the Dynamiters

Braves Blown Away by the Dynamiters

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
September 26, 2016
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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
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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...

Braves Surrender to Cowboys

Braves Surrender to Cowboys

Fabiola Lopes and Jonathan Frias
September 23, 2016
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On September 2, the BPHS Braves faced the Chino Cowboys at the BPHS stadium. Despite starting off strong, the Braves were ultimately defeated with the final score at 50-23. The first half was a low-scoring defensive game. The Braves had a promising start as Christopher Vargas took the opening kickoff...

Braves Water Polo Soaked by the Saints

Braves Water Polo Soaked by the Saints

Fabiola Lopez and Shwe Nemyo
September 20, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Tuesday, September 13, the Baldwin Park Braves Varsity Water Polo team played against the Crean Lutheran Saints, and lost 18-6 on home territory. Brian Hung, BPHS sophomore, concluded that his team had a weakness during the game-- a lack of connection. When asked how they could...

Kaepernick’s Protest

Kaepernick’s Protest

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
September 19, 2016
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Colin Kaepernick is the San Francisco 49ers quarterback. The veteran quarterback has recently been criticized for choosing to sit during the national anthem before the game. Kaepernick said, “I love America. I love people. I want to help make America better.” His recent actions are to display...

You Wish You Were A Brave

You Wish You Were A Brave

Sharon Tran and Jonathan Frias
September 19, 2016
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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...

Losing on SV’s Courts

Losing on SV’s Courts

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
September 19, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK- On Thursday, September 1, Baldwin Park High School’s Varsity tennis team took on their cross town rival, Sierra Vista on the Sierra Vista courts. Although our Lady Braves lost this match, this game proved to be quite the nail-biter. The team captain Fernanda Garcia said, "The loss...

Braves Lasso the Vaqueros

Braves Lasso the Vaqueros

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
September 19, 2016
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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...

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