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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...

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...

Hecmat Diarra, 19, reaches for a loose ball in last Thursdays blowout loss to undefeated Roxborough High School · Staff Reporter Jerrin Baez

Bobcats Grasp at Last Few Games of Season

Jerrin Baez February 12, 2019

The Bobcats varsity basketball squad dropped a hard-fought game against Roxborough 98-68 this past Thursday. With their win against Nueva Esperanza Monday, there are currently only a handful of games left...

Boys Basketball Starts New Season, Set Rosters

Boys Basketball Starts New Season, Set Rosters

Jerrin Baez December 22, 2018

Franklin Learning Center's basketball tryouts are over and practices and scrimmages have already begun. Because of the small size of the gym in FLC, most games and practices take place at Cunningham Recreation...

No-Spectator Policy: For Better or Worse?

No-Spectator Policy: For Better or Worse?

Hannah Woodruff April 3, 2018

Author: Hannah Woodruff   Following an incident on January 18, 2018 that ultimately ended with a call to the police, student spectators will no longer be permitted at Franklin Learning Center...

Boys Volleyball Team Starts Strong

Boys’ Volleyball Team Starts Strong

Isabelle Gil-Collazo March 30, 2017

  On March 27, 2017 the boy’s volleyball team beat South Philadelphia High School in an exhilarating season-opener game. Senior Alex Pan helped lead the team to a thorough and tasteful victory. The...

FLC Cross Country 2016

FLC Cross Country 2016

Kineishma Rodriguez November 30, 2016

Arron Coleman and Marco Garcia-Tenorio discuss their experiences running with the cross country team. During their breakout 2016 season, the team performed better than any in recent history. Coleman...

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