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WILLPOWER: IMPROPER EDUCATION FOR COLLEGE ATHETES?

WILLIAM RODRIGUEZ Staff Writer Every year there are high school seniors who receive athletic scholarships to attend a certain university. These students are usually given the offer because they have exceeded both academically and athletically, catching the interest of many collegiate teams and universities. Consequently, it is also assumed that …

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Track and Field Ends on a Strong Note

WESLEY TSAI Staff Writer With an overall record of 2-4 for both the varsity boys’ and the girls’ program, the track and field team took fourth place in league. The season ended on a positive note because a good amount of personal records such as long jumps and sprinting were …

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Swim Perseveres Through 2015 Season

WILLIAM RODRIGUEZ Staff Writer The AHS swim team is once again wrapping up the 2015 season. Coming into the regular season, the team finished with a 2-2 record in preseason. With the even record, the swimmers, along with Head Coach B, have been working to have more wins than losses …

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Senior Athletes Spotlight

Francine Macias 1. What sparked your interest in softball? Growing up, I watched my older sisters play. I wanted to be just like them and follow in their footsteps. 2. What is one of your best memories on the team? My best memory was when we made California Interscholastic Federation …

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Track and Field Striding Diligently For League Title

WESLEY TSAI Staff Writer Having practices everyday after school to work on individual and team efforts, the Alhambra track and field program is currently tied for first place against Schurr, Montebello and Bell Gardens. “The season is going very well so far.  Each school is tied at 1-1 so I …

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SIMSANITY: Collegiate Athletics As We Know It

SIMEON LAM Sports Editor In our world today, professional leagues reign over sports because of their popularity and entertainment value. Yet, while many enjoy the highest level of professional sports, I find that college athletics bring a unique aspect that professional athletics rarely have. In professional sports, upsets rarely occur …

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Tennis Undergoing Exhaustive Preparation for League

KEVIN KONG Sports Editor Finishing the preseason with a record of 3-5, the varsity boys’ tennis team has been advancing through the Almont League matches with a record of 0-2. To prepare for the upcoming Almont League Finals and hopefully the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) preliminaries, the boys hold practice …

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Sister Team Represents Alhambra, Diving for Gold

ANHAYTE GUAJARDO Staff Writer With all spring sports jumping into their new seasons, there is a sport that AHS has recently introduced into their list of sports teams: girls’ varsity dive. The diving team is currently being represented by sophomore Briana Thai and freshman Megan Thai, under the leadership of …

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