Athlete Profile: Azaria Barham
Sunday, January 24, 2021 Barham started playing volleyball at the age of ten, and hopes that COVID-19 won’t prevent her from playing out her last season at BHS.
Harmful Sports Myths Perpetuate Wealth Inequality
Wednesday, January 13, 2021 The idea that sports are a viable way to escape poverty is a curated mirage serving the wealthy. The athletic path low-income students are often encouraged to take isn’t likely to lead to long-term success.
Meet the Orienteering Club at BHS
Monday, January 11, 2021 Those seeking to earn PE credit at BHS might be intrigued by a club that combines adventure and intellect in a navigation activity.
Badminton at BHS Offers Students Both Competition and PE Credit
Monday, December 21, 2020 BHS offers both a class and a club, which participates in tournaments, for the racket sport.
Scholastic Sports Are Not Likely to Come Back Any Time Soon
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 With sports seasons being cancelled yet again, many non-scholastic sports teams are finding a way around regulations: but is the risk worth it?
Everything You Need to Know About the 2020 La Vuelta Bike Race
Friday, December 4, 2020 Despite changes to the normal format of the race throughout Spain, Primož Roglič was able to finish the season with an incredible win.
Pickleball: Friend or Foe?
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 Is pickleball better or worse than tennis? Is it an efficient use of space or a waste? Everything you need to know about the sport that is taking over Berkeley.
LA Dodgers Beat Tampa Bay Rays in Unique 2020 World Series
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Although the 2020 World Series was different from any other, it still managed to have incredible highlights and rivalry.
Political Divide Over COVID-19 Regulations Presents Challenge for Youth Sports
Thursday, November 19, 2020 A lack of funding and numerous regulations have prevented many youth sports leagues from reopening safely and effectively.
Athlete Profile: Tali Bojdak-Yates
Friday, November 13, 2020 According to Tali Bojdak-Yates, the boys captain of the Berkeley High School cross country team, “The hardest part about running is just to keep going.”
Following a Disappointing Season for Warriors, New Trades and Players Offer Glimmers of Hope
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 During the 2019-20 season, the Golden State Warriors frustrated fans by finishing last in the league, but speculation over trades for young and talented players is generating excitement.
Athlete Profile: Paul Regier
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 As part of the BHS men’s varsity volleyball team, Regier has found ways to stay connected and active despite challenges posed by COVID-19.
The Success of the NBA Season Proves Sports During the Pandemic Are Possible
Sunday, November 1, 2020 As the NBA wrapped up its season with the Lakers winning the championship, the organization stood as a shining example of COVID-19 safety amidst other sports league flukes.
Where Do Dance Programs Fit In Amidst Sports in the Pandemic?
Thursday, October 29, 2020 Dance programs in and out of BHS work to create plausible solutions to the difficulties posed by COVID-19 regulations.
How Will Low-Income Youth be Impacted by the Loss of Sports During COVID-19?
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 The absence of sports is being felt widely around the US, but it is important to recognize that low-income students may rely on their teams as hope for the future.
UC Berkeley Athletics Cultivate New Fundraising Strategies
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Excerpt: With a lack of in-person events, the Cal athletic department takes a financial hit as it struggles to make up lost revenue.
Resumption of Pac-12 Prompts Feelings of Excitement in High School Athletes
Monday, October 19, 2020 As colleges plan for the winter sports season, student-athletes everywhere consider what this means for their own teams' futures.
Coaches Struggle Amid Loss of In-Person Sports
Sunday, October 18, 2020 Sports coaches from BHS are leading their teams through uncertain times as they cope with pushed back seasons, loss of pay, and the challenge of sustaining team unity.