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Jason Parkinson Wins Grand Final of the European FootGolf Championship

Jason Parkinson Wins Grand Final of the European FootGolf Championship

Connor Castillo, Reporter

January 19, 2018

Jason Parkinson is the winner of the three day long Grand Final of the European FootGolf Championship (EFT) held at the  at the Castro Marim Golfe and Country Club in Portugal on November 9, according to http://www.dalafm.co.ke. Jason Parkinson (UK) was the best on Friday (score 0-11) and kept his leading po...

Los Angeles Football Club Joins Major League Soccer in 2018.

Los Angeles Football Club Joins Major League Soccer in 2018.

Corey Bisignano, Tech Editor, Sports Editor

January 16, 2018

Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) will join Major League Soccer (MLS) in 2018 and will play in the western conference. LAFC home games will be played in their Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles. The team will become the the third franchise based in the Los Angeles area, that will compete in the leagu...

Carson Wentz Tears ACL

Carson Wentz Tears ACL

Naveed Ramin, Sports Editor

December 19, 2017

Carson Wentz tore his ACL in a goal line dive against the Los Angeles Rams and he was hit by linebacker of Los Angeles Rams Mark Barron. Carson Wentz was leading the league in touchdown passes in the league with a total of 33. He was tenth best in the league with a total of 3,296 yards passing and he...

Russia Now Banned From The 2018 Olympics

Russia Now Banned From The 2018 Olympics

Ashlynn Elliott and Naveed Ramin

December 6, 2017

The Russian Olympic team has been suspended from the 2018 Winter Olympics by the IOC (International Olympic Committee). The team has supposedly been caught taking performance enhanced drugs. The Olympics will take place in PyeongChang, Korea, in February. Some of the countries that will be participating a...

Houston Astros Win World Series For The First Time Ever

Houston Astros Win World Series For The First Time Ever

Corey Bisignano, Tech Editor

November 9, 2017

The World Series has been on going on longer than the NBA finals and Super Bowl combined, according to wikipedia.com.  Many legends of baseball have won the World Series. For example, Babe Ruth, Jackie Robinson, and Fernando Valenzuela. The most prestigious sports title in the United States is still awa...

A New Baseball Varsity Coach at Esperanza

A New Baseball Varsity Coach at Esperanza

Abigail Larsen, Publicity Editor

October 23, 2017

“So far this season the accomplishments have been all about committing themselves to be excellent We have been telling them to focus on the process of getting better on a daily basis instead of worrying about the result and they have done a good job of that so far,” stated Coach Kyle Muhlsteff, E...

Several NBA Teams Attempt To Beat The Golden State Warriors

Several NBA Teams Attempt To Beat The Golden State Warriors

Corey Bisignano, Tech Editor

October 22, 2017

With offseason trades happening every week and free agent players signing with new teams, NBA general managers are busily shoring up their lineups hoping to dethrone the defending 2016 champions, the Golden State Warriors. On July 7, 2016, Kevin Durant signed with the Golden State Warriors. That year the...

Women’s NBA Playoffs

Corey Bisignano, Technology Editor

October 18, 2017

This years' playoffs have been intense. Friends against friends, rivals against rivals, and most of all, former champions against their biggest challenges. In the WomenWNBA, the 8 best teams advance to the playoffs, so Minnesota Lynx 1, Los Angeles Sparks 2, New York Liberty 3, Connecticut Sun 4, Phoenix...

Student Profile: Martin Mazev Hits the Tennis Courts and Rises in the Ranks

Martin is pictured here with one of his coaches, Coach Robert. Martin is holding a trophy that he had won from the California Tennis Competition (CTC). CTC has the highest level of tennis competition in a tournament in Southern California.

Katie Macavei, Sports Editor

October 12, 2017

After hitting the books for school, BYMS seventh grader, Martin Mazev is hitting the tennis courts as a 14 year old ranked 34th in the state of California in the 14 and under group, stated by tennisrecruiting. At this age for tennis, they aren't yet professionals, but are reaching toward being professionals. Highly ranked 14 year old's and under, ranked on how many wins they have between each match. Martin is currently ranked as; National: 167, Southwest: 37, California 32, TennisRPI: 206, and Scheduled Strength: 254. Mazev ...

NFL Players Taking A Knee

NFL Players Taking A Knee

Naveed Ramin, Sports Editor

October 5, 2017

Players such as Desean Jackson and Mike Evans (Tampa Bay Buccaneers) and many more NFL players kneeled during the national anthem due to Donald Trump’s statement about kneeling during the national anthem. Many players from “America's Team” ,the Dallas Cowboys, took a knee, including owner Jerry ...

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