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Birmingham girls varsity soccer struggles to defeat league opponents

February 11, 2014

By IRENE FEHER After an excellent preseason, girls varsity soccer season is off to a slow start. “Based on preseason games, I believe we can get very far this year,” varsity player Alexandra Pineda said. Pineda scored the la...

Athlete of the Month: Wrestler Stanley Cea

Marcelina Vergara

February 11, 2014

Sophomore Stanley Cea’s perseverance helped him to quickly catch up to his teammates’ strength even after joining the wrestling season late. Cea, starting at 5’9, is the only athlete from Daniel Pearl Magnet High Schoo...

Renewed determination to fulfill football dream

December 13, 2013

By ELIJAH ZELONKY The Patriots football season finally came to an end on Nov. 22 in the second round of the playoffs. “At first losing the game hurt, but I realized we played our hearts out and that’s all I can ask for,” varsity player Eric Flowers said. It was a difficult match ...

Water polo team places 4th after staggering defeat

December 13, 2013

By DIANNE VILLALTA  Varsity water polo team dominated their season and were able to successfully make it to playoffs, where they took 4th place. Water polo playoffs began with Birmingham Community Charter High School playing...

BCCHS boys water polo win against South Gate High

November 9, 2013

Sophomore Max Grinfeld, No. 11) awaits his turn in the game along with his Birmingham Community Charter High School teammates during Friday's playoff game against South Gate High. Visit our Twitter page

Sports contract expected to be renewed

October 30, 2013

By Elijah Zelonky : Since Daniel Pearl Magnet High School was established in 2009, its students have had the opportunity to play sports at the neighboring Birmingham Community Charter High School. A contract was formed in 2009 all...

Meet the new faces of girls varsity volleyball

October 4, 2013

  By IRENE FEHER :  Three students, three different grade levels, three different ages, but all dedicated players that made the cut into varsity volleyball. Freshman Erica Mallari, sophomore Michal Francisco and ...

Summer school faces cuts, again

May 14, 2013

By ELSY BARCELO: Once again, summer school programs are declining due to budget cuts and students who need to make up credits are looking at second options. “If I can’t get into summer school, then I’d probably enroll ...

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...

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