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Brandon Brogan finishes out FC basketball career

By |2019-02-18T23:51:40-07:00January 29th, 2019|Athletics, Feature Podcast, Profile, Student Life, Winter|

FCS lifer Brandon Brogan plays in his second and final year of basketball. Brogan is driven to push his teammates forward through the hard times of the season, aiming to run deep into playoffs. He started playing basketball for FC in elementary school, but took a break for soccer shortly after.

Freshman Tyus Parrish-Tillman tops national basketball leaderboard

By |2019-02-18T23:51:49-07:00January 28th, 2019|Athletics, Features, Profile|

Late in the second quarter, Summit Charter's No. 23 drives down the lane, fakes left and jumps for the lay up. The ball leaves his hand, but the crowd erupts as No. 24 Tyus Parish-Tillman, '22, sends the ball in the opposite direction and starts a fast break for the Eagles.

Fikse gears up for final basketball season

By |2019-02-28T08:18:22-07:00January 22nd, 2019|Athletics, Profile, Winter|

As the court switches from volleyball to basketball, senior Julia Fikse shifts from one sport to the next. Coming out of a 13-2 record on the volleyball team, Fikse stays in the gym to help her basketball team play in the newly joined East Sierra League.

Landon Goldsborough leads basketball team at center position

By |2019-02-10T17:16:07-07:00December 14th, 2018|Athletics, Profile, Winter|

As the 2018 FC basketball season begins, so does the final year of basketball for many seniors. One of these seniors, Landon Goldsborough, has played basketball ever since he was in the 4th grade. At this age, Goldsborough participated in an annual summer basketball camp.

Suky Cheema aspires to earn Valley title

By |2019-02-08T16:59:04-07:00December 13th, 2018|Andi Bull, Athletics, Profile, Winter|

From being the loudest student in the Nut House to senior captain on varsity basketball team, senior Suky Cheema is a person easily seen and heard around campus. Caring, considerate and understanding are words Cheema would use to describe himself. 

Zamarripa gears up for last varsity season

By |2019-02-08T16:58:42-07:00December 12th, 2018|Athletics, Profile, Winter|

Coming from the tennis court and becoming a WSL champion, senior Ashley Zamarripa heads to the gym for one last basketball season. Ashley first played basketball for Upward Sports in first grade and continued playing when she enrolled at Fresno Christian her sixth-grade year. Zamarripa has played on varsity her past three years of high school and will continue her fourth year on varsity as well.  She tells her favorite thing about playing basketball and what she expects from her last season.

Kristina Breshears thrives in high school atmosphere

By |2019-02-08T16:58:26-07:00December 11th, 2018|Feature Podcast, Features, Profile|

Arriving at FC in 2015, campus math teacher Kristina Breshears employs patience and kindness in her teaching style. After becoming a stay-at-home-mom to care for her three kids, Breshears decided to return to instruct math. After teaching for seven years at Central High East campus, she is entering her fourth year at FC.

Thompson strives with confidence on the basketball court

By |2019-02-10T17:14:23-07:00December 6th, 2018|Profile, Winter|

From singing onstage with the worship team to competing in basketball on the court, you can find senior Macie Thompson in many different settings. Thompson is a life at FC and continues to stay involved with worship team, T.E.A. talks, athletics, ensemble on top of participating in the campus mentoring program, sister to sister.

COLUMN: Learning from the life of Derrick Rose

By |2019-02-08T11:45:53-07:00December 3rd, 2018|Column, Profile|

Picture this: You are the number one pick of the 2008 NBA Draft. You average 16.8 points and 6.3 assists per game, earning you the title of Rookie of the Year as you lead your team to the playoffs and win a gold medal on the US National Basketball team. In just your third year, you have become the youngest MVP in the history of the NBA at 22 years of age. As the hometown hero, your future has no limitations.

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