The Pearl Post

Tennis season ends after heated semi-final match against Narbonne

June 3, 2014

By MARCELINA VERGARA On a sunny and intense day the boys varsity tennis team left the court behind after losing during playoffs. Birmingham Community Charter High School’s boys tennis team  qualified for Division II pl...

Lady Patriots take home lacrosse championship

June 3, 2014

By IRENE FEHER As 17 seconds were left on the clock, the Palisades dolphins had the ball but the Lady Patriots ended winning  the game and taking home the Girls Lacrosse Division II City Championship. “We were up 6-5, but ...

Track and field ends with the incoming of summer

June 2, 2014

By ELIJAH ZELONKY As the track and field season comes to an end runners are getting ready for a relaxing summer but as summer approaches so does the hardship of cross country. The Birmingham Community Charter High School ...

Sports opinion: NCAA takes advantage of their students

June 2, 2014

By JULIA TORRES The National College Athletics Association is a “nonprofit” company, yet they receive 12 billion dollars a year, thanks to their student athletes, who don’t receive a dime. The NCAA is the head of all ...

Athlete of the month: Iridian Jimenez

April 21, 2014

  By JOSE HERRERA Balancing sports, school work and extracurricular activities is a struggle but with a strong spirit and the right attitude junior Iridian Jimenez succeeds in all aspects. Jimenez is on the  track and field team at Birmingham Community Charter High ...

Boys volleyball works hard for season; communication still needs improvement

April 9, 2014

By IRENE FEHER Freshman volleyball junior varsity player Jonas Acebes has been working on spiking, blocking and diving in order to improve his skills and prepare for the volleyball season. “The team has been preparing with basic offense and a lot of defense,” Acebes said, who plays as...

Tough road ahead for baseball players this year

March 17, 2014

By JOSE HERRERA Baseball season is around the corner and with it the pride, fulfillment and glory that comes with defeating a formidable team. “This year’s team is very competitive.  They can and will match up against the other stronger teams that they play against in sea...

Athlete of the Month: Kathy Lopez

March 17, 2014

By SABA MAHMOUDI Senior lacrosse player Kathy Lopez moves forward with enthusiasm and passion on the path of success. Lopez has been a part of Birmingham Community Charter High School’s (BCCHS) girls lacrosse team for three years now playing as center. “I enjoy playing...

Inspiration leads boys soccer to season success

Elsy Barcelo

February 25, 2014

    Loving the adrenaline of his position as a goalkeeper, junior Michael Linan is hoping to make it to the “ring” this soccer season. “I’ve been on the Birmingham Community Charter High School (BCCH...

Anticipated season for boys tennis

February 14, 2014

By ELIJAH ZELONKY As March is approaching, the tennis season is just over the horizon, the team has been working very hard in preparation to start their tennis season with their eyes set on the ball. “We’re conditioning every day. Practice has been going well s...

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