The Pearl Post

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Athlete of the Month: Nick Heredia, Boys Lacrosse

December 13, 2012

By Chris Bower Tech Editor Nick Heredia’s enrollment on the Birmingham Community Charter High School’s (BCCHS) boys’ lacrosse team was completely spontaneous, but beneficial. This year, Heredia represents all of Daniel Pearl Magnet High School (DPMHS) on the team as the only player from the scho...

Boys water polo team comes so close, yet so far

December 13, 2012

By Ana Hernandez Staff Writer The Birmingham Patriots Boys water polo team battled in the City Championship game against Palisades Charter High School (PCHS). However, the Patriots fell short with a score of 13-10, coming i...

Fathers influence girls’ tennis players to play sport at young age

Elsy Barcelo

November 9, 2012

  Two dedicated players. Both different ages and different grades. But, they both have fathers who influenced their love for tennis. “I’m dedicated to tennis because my parents always told me if I love something...

Athlete of the Month: Michella Mousaed

November 9, 2012

By Patrick Ewing Contributing Writer It takes a lot to be a successful golfer: from accurate estimation of distance and precise putting to killer strategy. Nonetheless, junior Michella Mousaed is taking on the challenge as a newcomer to the ...

Basketball players not accepted to join the team

November 9, 2012

By Patrick Avognon Opinion Editor  Ever since Daniel Pearl Magnet High School (DPMHS) left Birmingham Community Charter High School’s (BCCHS) campus, a five-year agreement was created to allow the magnet school players to play...

VIDEO: Birmingham Patriots Season So Far

October 18, 2012

Varsity football players Patrick Ewing and Jerry Reyes discuss their team's season so far and the injuries of some of the players. They hope to show what they're made of during Birmingham's homecoming game, Oct. 19 against the...

Lacrosse season to be last one for two Lady Patriots

October 4, 2012

By Christie Vergini Contributing Writer: With their last season of lacrosse around the corner, seniors Brenda Garcia and Erika Lopez hope to make it to the playoffs and win first place. “I was new to lacrosse last year so I was getting the hang of it,” Garcia said. “I plan to practice more and block more shots...

Athlete of the Month: Skylar Keck

October 4, 2012

By Ana Hernandez Staff Writer: Senior Skylar Keck prepares to pass the ball to his opponent during practice. The 30-second clock is counting down and there are only 10 seconds left to make the quick final move. Adrenaline builds up in these last 10 seconds. With all of his force, Keck pas...

Patriots off to a successful pre-season

September 10, 2012

By Jake Dobbs Staff Writer: Tension filled the air. A touchdown for Birmingham Community Charter High School. A touchdown for the opposing team. Those were the results of the first playoff game last season barely winning with a sc...

Girl's volleyball creates bond at start of season

September 9, 2012

By Robert Tapia                                                                                                       Staff Writer The girls’ volleyball team presents precision and extreme dedication toward the sport and their teammates. Dedication comes...

Varsity football photoslide

September 7, 2012

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