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Gary Bailey, 9th grade guard, warms up with the boys varsity basketball team.

Boys basketball season recap

Dahslee Hernández, Staff Writer April 7, 2022

Franklin Learning Center's boys varsity basketball season was from December 10th through February 17th. Making a comeback from quarantine, the first full year since COVID-19 disrupted the high school basketball...

FLC’s 2019 girl’s softball players jump in excitement after an ecstatic game.

Will anyone see Spring sports?

Zaynab Hajali, Staff Writer April 7, 2022

Spring sports are just beginning and many players are questioning whether they will have spectators this year.  Softball is a sport that takes a lot of energy and passion and takes place outdoors....

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Girl’s locker room

Zaynab Hajali, Staff writer December 22, 2021

Franklin Learning Center’s girls locker room can be described as one thing, mortifying. It’s an embarrassment to even call it a locker room due to the fact that it is far from what an ideal locker...

FLC cautiously adds flag football

FLC cautiously adds flag football

Mahala Fox December 22, 2021

Do you ever wonder how the sports here at Franklin Learning Center are selected? Have you thought about why we don’t have a football team? Megan Condit, the Athletic Director at FLC, is the one to...

Should Ben Simmons be a Part of The 76er’s Future?

Should Ben Simmons be a Part of The 76er’s Future?

Justin Lip, Contributing Writer December 22, 2021

As drama rises after Ben Simmons' terrible performance in the 2020-2021 NBA playoffs, many fans of the Philadelphia 76ers are angered by the point guard's actions.  During the 2020-2021 playoffs, Simmons...

Ninth grade cheerleaders reveal the prep behind their pep

Ninth grade cheerleaders reveal the prep behind their pep

Halle Koolor March 10, 2020

Cheerleading is a tougher sport than most people realize. Freshmen Taylor Presbery-Fields and Saniyah Johnson joined the cheerleading squad this year at Franklin Learning Center ready to take on the...

Franklin Learning Center’s Health and Physical Education teacher as well as sports coach Mr. Kelly, was encouraged as a kid to stay focused on his education and encouraged by his father to get into sports.

Who is the man behind the FLC’s athletic department?

Marlen Rojas March 10, 2020

Franklin Learning Center’s Health and Physical Education teacher as well as sports coach Mr. Kelly, was encouraged as a kid to stay focused on his education and encouraged by his father to get into...

The Bobcats Girls Varsity Basketball Team Captain, FLC junior, Ericka Porterfield, frustrated after one of the girls from Edison High ́s basketball team stole the ball.

Bobcats Show Optimism in Frustrating Defeat

Ruqaiyah Hasan-Seyni January 16, 2020

FLC sophomore, Nadiyaah Dashiell, ́5 passing the ball to FLC freshmen, Naila Valdez, ́4 to make the shot. By: Ruqaiyah Hasan-Seyni The Bobcats Girls Varsity Basketball Team suffered a frustrating...

Players from both teams spent some time on the ground during the fourth quarter.

New Year, New Victories: FLC boys basketball wins against Swenson

Natali Chacon January 14, 2020

Senior starters Syncere Ross and Koren Bullock gain position under a rebound. The Franklin Learning Center boys basketball team achieved their first victory of 2020 with a closely contested win over...

Boxer and FLC Alumni, Aanjhrue Williams, (right) spars at Rock Ministries Boxing Gym on October 10. · Sandraliz Flores / STAFF

FLC alumnus to be signed as pro boxer

Donte Cheatham November 14, 2019

FLC Alum, Aanjhrue Williams was recently signed as Pro Boxer · Justine Chan / STAFF Success is not instantaneous, sometimes those who wish to obtain it through years of hard work often start on a...

Sports Season Roundup

Sports Season Roundup

Jerrin Baez May 23, 2019

Franklin Learning Center’s Bobcats have been strong in each sport. With their outstanding improvements from previous seasons, FLC’s hard work and training has not been put to waste. All FLC Athletes...

Deal Towards Victory

Theresa Lane April 2, 2019

Former Washington Nationals Right Fielder Bryce Harper was offered two contracts one from the Los Angeles Dodgers and one from the Philadelphia Phillies. Harper was offered these huge contracts because...

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