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Nominations Sought for Branham Athletic Hall of Fame

December 14, 2011

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By Alexander Richter BranhamHigh school is opening its official Athletic Hall of Fame in 2012. Athletes, coaches and teams from any Branham graduating class, all the way back to 1968, are eligible for induction. If you want...

Bruin Defense Hunts Down Warriors

November 10, 2011

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  By Nick Randhawa The Branham Bruins upset the Westmont Warriors atWestmonton Friday, November 4 behind a complete defensive effort to win 13-8. Branham senior quarterback and team captain Tommy McMahon was back in the line-up despite playing on a broken wrist, but the Bruin defense too...

SF Niners off to Impressive Start

November 9, 2011

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By Scott Larson The San Francisco 49ers (Niners) have started off the 2011-2012 season impressively with a 7-1 start beating the Seattle Seahawks, Cincinnati Bengals, Philadelphia Eagles, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Detroit Lio...

Branham Athletes are Elevating Their Game

October 19, 2011

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By Alicia Manfroy Mr. Landon Jacobs, athletic director at Branham High School, is trying a new sports program to help mentally prepare student athletes for their sports.  Student athletes have been attending meetings at lunch...

Homecoming Game Ends in Heartbreak

October 19, 2011

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By Alex Richter and Tommy McMahon The high school rivalry between Branham and Leigh is intense. The homecoming spirit week focused around the idea of beating Leigh during the big football game on Friday, Oct. 14. Banners around...

The Pac-12 is Here

October 17, 2011

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By Joe Gorham The University of Utah and the University of Colorado at Boulder became full members of the Pac-10 on July 1. Now that the two schools have joined the Pac-10, the conference will be called the Pac-12. The Pac-...

Branham Football Gets First Win of Season

October 6, 2011

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By Scott Larson The Branham Football team defeated the Gunderson Grizzlies on their home turf, Friday September 30. A strong fourth quarter by the Bruins led them to their first win of the season. The final score of 24-14 was pa...

Girls Volleyball Recap: Branham vs. Mt. Pleasant (9/22)

September 29, 2011

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By Courtney Kendall JV: Game 1: 25-17 (Branham) Game 2: 25-20 (Mt. Pleasant) Game 3: 15-5 (Branham) Roni Kohn -- 8 aces Brittany Annas -- 2 kills Varsity Game 1: 14-25 (Branham) Game 2: 25-23 (Mt. Pleasant) Game 3: 21-25 (Branham) Game 4: 18-25 (...

Worst Summer in Hockey History

September 21, 2011

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By Nick Randhawa The hockey world experienced its worst summer in history this year with three assumed suicides in the United States and a plane crash which killed 44 people just last week in Russia. The plane was carrying the...

Quakes Have Another Rough Season

September 21, 2011

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By Scott Larson The San Jose Earthquakes (Quakes) have had a rough time since they reentered the league in 2008. The 2001 and 2003 MLS Cup-winning team relocated to Houston in 2005. TheHoustonteam was renamed the Dynamo when the...

Mackey Gone; Butts In

September 21, 2011

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By Joe Gorham John Mackey, last year’s Branham Varsity basketball coach, has taken a full-time teaching position at Del Mar High School. Branham math teacher Mr. Madison Butts will be the Varsity coach this year. Madison Butts has work...

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