The Bruin Voice

Athletes experience burnout in their senior year

Gabriella Backus, Online Editor-in-Chief

October 17, 2017

By GABRIELLA BACKUS ONLINE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Joining a sport can be exhilarating the first few years. Senior year, however, seems to hold the test of time for athletes as many choose to quit before their senior year, while others...

Travel leagues expose athletes to high level training and coaching

Kaylanie Saldua, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017

For some athletes, playing in a league outside of school just makes sense- extra practices, stronger competition, and more exposure help the athlete excel in the sport. But for others, one league just isn’t enough- they are...

Fall sports highlights

Marino Dominguez and Dannica Chhun

October 17, 2017

Volleyball With the kickoff of the fall sports season, volleyball looks to continue last year’s outstanding league success in this season. The volleyball team is currently 1-0 in league, beating Edison in three sets....

Money, college — and fishing!

Marino Dominguez, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017

If you read the headline of this column, you probably are already interested: I imagine you either want to go to college, like to make money, or like the outdoors. So yes, it’s true; you can fish to go to college. Top...

Athlete grade changes no longer allowed after report cards issued

Benjamin Gyman, Opinion Editor

September 15, 2017

Social science teacher Jason Johnson didn’t plan to be athletic director this time last year but now that he has accepted the job, he is enthusiastic to make changes to Bear Creek’s athletic policies. Johnson has been the...

Okay — I was wrong, Raider Nation!

Marino Dominguez, Staff Writer

May 9, 2017

The Las Vegas Raiders, The Las Vegas Raiders, The Las Vegas Raiders. Got to get used to saying that. I will admit, I was wrong. Prior to Bank of America’s commitment to filling Sheldon Adelson’s funding gap, the majority...

Coaching changes require adjustments, patience

Gian Carlo Baldonado, Staff Writer

May 9, 2017

Whether it’s a change of diet or a tryout for a new sport, change can be a hurdle to student athletes –– especially if it’s a transition between two different coaching styles. The 2016-2017 athletic year saw new sport...

Parent volunteers: sports unsung heroes

Gwendolyn Poole, Staff Writer

May 9, 2017

Most athletes praise their coaches for their dedication and knowledge that result in the athletes performing their best. However, the unsung heroes of most sports programs are often the parents who patiently perform vital tasks...

The Voice shall not be silenced!