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FIFA scores World Cup expansion

February 1, 2017

Column The international soccer federation will be the only winner when its new 48-team tournament begins. By Juan Betancourt Senior Staff Writer FIFA caused controversy with the recent announcement of an expansion ...

Harvesters plant loss on Bears basketball

January 31, 2017

By Marilyn Velazquez Staff Writer The Brookhaven College mens basketball team fought a fierce battle against the Eastfield Harvesters Jan. 18 but ultimately lost as the Harvesters plowed through the game, 92-105. Read More »...

Bears basketball bows to El Centro despite hustle

December 13, 2016

By Jaz’man Hampton Staff Writer   The battle was on for the Brookhaven College men’s basketball team Nov. 22. The El Centro College Chaparrals beat the Bears in a defensive showdown, losing 93-102. Read More »...

Kung fu instructor trains bodies, opens minds

December 13, 2016

By Marilyn Velazquez Contributing Writer   Yut. Yi. Sam. Sei. Ng. The sounds of Chinese counting fill a small dance studio-style classroom in the T Building basement as a group of Brookhaven College students huffed and puffed betwee...

Bears prevail against Wildcats

December 2, 2016

By Jaz’man Hampton Contributing Writer   The Brookhaven College Bears mens basketball team made a success out of their first home game against the Louisiana College Wildcats Nov. 1. The Bears had a slow start, allowing the Wildcats to scor...

Freddie Jones blows fans away

December 1, 2016

By Meilyn Acevedo Contributing Writer   This Thanksgiving, Freddie Jones, a Brookhaven College adjunct music professor, will take his place on the field of AT&T Stadium. With trumpet in hand, he will kick off the game by playing the national anthem as mi...

Bears soccer wins big at nationals

November 30, 2016

By Juan Betancourt Sports Editor   The Brookhaven College womens soccer team finished third in the 2016 NJCAA Division 3 national women’s soccer championship Nov. 13 after defeating Montgomery College Raptors 5-3. Read More »...

Lady Bears throw last claw against Harvesters

October 11, 2016

By Juan Betancourt Sports Editor   The Brookhaven College Lady Bears soccer team defeated the nationally ranked Eastfield Harvesters Sept. 27, 2-0, to extend their winning streak to five games. Read More »...

Bears basketball bounces back

October 6, 2016

Brookhaven College kicks off their 2016-2017 basketball season Nov. 1 against Louisiana College Junior Varsity. By Juan Betancourt Sports Editor   Head coach Kevin Hurst is now in his 17th season with the ...

Elder creates wall, brings down injuries

October 6, 2016

Brookhaven College’s head soccer coach helps his team practice goal kicks with his patented creation The Soccer Wall. By Juan Betancourt Sports Editor   With 20 years of experience on the field, Jim Elder, Brook...

Coach mentors students on, off court

September 26, 2016

Brookhaven College student turned-assistant coach for the men's basketball team says coming back to campus to coach was a dream come true. By Juan Betancourt Sports Editor   Entering his fifth season as assistant co...

BHC women’s soccer team kicks things off

September 22, 2016

By Juan Betancourt Sports Editor   The Brookhaven College women’s soccer team took their first shutout win of the season Sept. 11, against Murray State College with 6-0 score. The match was also the first annual First Responder Match...

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