The Bruin Voice

Sibling rivalry: friend or foe?

Sophie Gilliland, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2015

Tennis stars Serena Williams and Venus Williams have played each other 27 times in the span of 17 years.  Their most recent match, the U.S. Open, resulted in a 6-2, 1-6, 6-3 win for Serena. After almost conducting her usual...

More than pigskin with Livingston

Darius Livingston, Sports Editor

October 30, 2015

Every single college football coach in the SEC ㅡ which consists of powerhouse schools such as the University of Alabama, Auburn and the University of Florida ㅡ are contracted to make over $4 million this year. These salaries...

Bad air quality affects sports practices

Jessica Dang, Feature Editor

October 30, 2015

Smoke, wildfires, breathing issues, ash and heat are all-too familiar conditions for student-athletes during the sizzling early months of school.  With cooler temperatures on their way, students are breathing easier — literally. California’s...

More than Pigskin with Livingston

Darius Livingston, Sports Editor

September 11, 2015

Most sports fans would say the more exhilarating and exciting sports to watch are the ones with male participants. Viewers prefer to watch the NBA instead of the WNBA and would rather watch men’s boxing than women’s boxing. Male sports take the spotlight away from female sports because of the often aggressive nature and fast pace associated with sports like football and basketball. However women’s sports have been gaining both prestige and viewers as recent momentous events have escalated its fan base.


Graschelle Hipolito, Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2015

After the success of the majority of Bear Creek’s athletic department due to last year’s SJAA league change, fall sports teams are hopeful at the prospect of bringing home league titles in several sports.

Assembly Bill 949 will run on cheerleading as a club or sport

Emma Garcia, Online Editor

May 14, 2015

So why is cheerleading considered a club? This decision to consider cheerleading a club wasn’t really a decision at all, it was because neither the school or the district can define cheerleading as a sport. Why? The CIF.

Protein shakes are a staple

Jessica Lee, Editor-in-Chief

May 14, 2015

According to a research study by Dr. Robert Wolfe and Dr. Sharon Miller, published in the “Journal of the American Medical Association,” the acceptable amount of protein to take every day is between 10 to 35 percent of one’s daily energy intake. A sedentary 19-year-old who is 5'9'' and 167 pounds and needs 2,872 total calories/day would then need to take between 72 to 250 grams of protein.

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