Thursday, August 17, 2017

UCONN’s Success Goes Unnoticed

The University of Connecticut (UConn) women’s basketball program’s last loss came in the second game of the season, just not this year, or the year before, but in the 2014-15 season. The overtime loss...

Should Firearms Be Allowed in Sports Arenas in Washington State?

A new bill that would allow firearms to be carried in sports arenas was recently proposed in Washington State. The bill was drafted by three Republican representatives in the Seattle legislature: Matt Shea and...

“Middle Class” of Football Brings Contention to Play-Offs

Some people believe that the growth of the National Football League’s (NFL) “Middle Class” has detracted from the overall entertainment of the league, but this increase in mediocrity has also led to closer, more...

Boys’ Soccer Starts Season off Strong

After kicking off the season with a win against Monte Vista High school, the Berkeley High School boys’ varsity soccer team proved that, despite having undergone some big changes in its roster, it will...

Pilot Concussion Program Aims to Protect BHS Athletes

This fall, BHS was selected as a pilot school for a new program aimed at improving the detection and treatment of concussion injuries. Concussions are surprisingly common among high school athletes, not only in...

Grades Should Matter: Why Athletes Must Be Students First

At Berkeley High School, an athlete must maintain a 2.0 grade-point average in at least four classes and have no more than one F in order to be eligible to participate in the athletic...

Cubs Shatter 108 Year Curse With Glorious Word Series Victory

The answer to the question: “When was the last time the Cubs won the world series?” is no longer “1908.” The answer for Cubs fans everywhere is now: “last week.” No more lovable losers....

BHS Teams Seek to Attain Success in Upcoming Winter Season

Winter season is time for some of Berkeley High School’s most beloved sports, including boys’ and girls’ soccer and basketball. After winning seasons last year, this year's teams have promising seasons ahead. The BHS boys’...

“Fab Five” Senior Athletes Sign Commitments to D1 Colleges

On November 9, 2016, five senior athletes going on to play varsity sports in college signed their letters of intent on early National Signing Day surrounded by friends, family, and coaches in Berkeley High...

BHS Football Anthem Protest Brought to the National Level by Vice

On November fourth, Vice news and HBO released a video about the Berkeley High School Football team’s choice to kneel in unity against racism during the national anthem. The video highlighted the team’s process...