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Students find success in recruitment and commitment to 4-year schools

Renee Owens, Staff Writer

November 4, 2018

Filed under Sports

  For many athletes, the process of playing sports for college is a long and difficult one. There are multiple paths to commitment or scholarships, but all involve a lot of work and dedication. Coaches...

Dream season ends at NorCal, but core team excited for 2019

Ryan McCarthy, Sports Editor

June 5, 2018

Filed under Boys' Volleyball, Sports

“Amazing.” “An uphill battle.” “Impressive.” This is how the members of Branham’s boys volleyball team characterized their season, which ended abruptly earlier this month after winning the Division I...

Sponsors help athletes save time and dime

Taylor Susewitz, Science & Tech Editor

June 5, 2018

Filed under Sports

As student athletes, fumbling around for sports equipment amidst year-round projects and exams can be a bit of a time-consuming, troublesome venture. That’s why some student athletes at Branham invest in sponsorship deals wit...

For local gymnastics coach, trust is key

Julia Marques da Silva, In-Depth Editor

March 12, 2018

Filed under Print Issues, Sports

“USA Gymnastics is the foundation of gymnastics, and they overlooked such a horrible crime,” Nakken said. “I can’t imagine what those girls went through. Someone they put so much trust in, failed them so horribly.”

Skating to success

Skating to success

March 12, 2018

Listening in

Taylor Susewitz, Science & Tech Editor

February 28, 2018

Filed under Sports

  One of the most popular methods of warming up before a game being music, builds up self-assurance, whether it be along or with the team. It’s what builds up the hype and adrenaline. It sets the mood for not only the...

Athletes toughen up for winter training

Atticus Ahearn, Student Life Editor

February 12, 2018

Filed under Sports

Most students rejoice in the holiday season with leisurely breaks from school. If you’re in a winter sport, you don’t get such a break. Not only do they’re out in the fields and courts in cold weather, they also fight l...

Going the extra mile

Going the extra mile

February 11, 2018

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