Summer sports to enjoy at Birmingham


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Senior Ben Sanchez performs his backstroke during BCCHS swim practice on Feb. 27.

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Daniel Pearl Magnet High School(DPMHS) students can get a head start on sports for the 2019-2020 school year. Birmingham Community Charter High School(BCCHS) athletics will have practices and tryouts throughout the summer for the Fall season.


Practices will be from June 4 through June 28 and July 8 through July 26 at the BCCHS pool. Water polo practice for boys and girls will be from seven to nine pm for incoming and returning swimmers on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Contact Coach Stacy Smith for more information.


Girls volleyball will have tryouts over the summer for incoming BCCHS and DPMHS athletes on June 24 through June 26. Practices will be held in the main gym. Contact Coach Leanne Bennett-Riley for information regarding boys volleyball.


Coach Matt Mowry will hold baseball tryouts on June 10 from 9:00 am – 11:00 am at the baseball field.


Boys basketball Ninth Grade Student Training Camp will be on June 18, 25 and July 9 in the main gym from 7:00 am – 9:00 am. Contact Coach Halic for all other grades.

Girls Basketball summer tryouts will be June 5, 12 and 19 from 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm in the Main Gym, July 10, 17 and 24 from 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm in the Old Gym. Contact Coach Victor Koopongsakorn for more tryout details.


Contact Coach Devin Saxon for tryouts during the first or second week of August.


Any student with good grades can participate in summer workouts beginning June 24 from 9:00 am – 10:30 am. Contact Coach Jerry Alexander for practices.


Contact Coach Don Boardingham for summer practices.


Daily practices start June 3 from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm on the football field. Contact Coach Jim Rose for more details.


Contact Coach EB Madha for boys tryouts on August 19-20 after school at the soccer field. Girls goalkeeper summer tryouts are June 3, 5 and 7 at 4:30 pm at the soccer field.

Girls soccer team tryouts are August 21 and 23 from 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm on the Soccer field. Contact Coach Jose Alcala.


Contact Coach Jim Rose


Practices are Mondays and Wednesdays from June 6 through June 28 and July 8 through July 26 from 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm at the BCCHS pool. Contact Coach Stacy Smith.