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A to Z Fantasy Football for the Week of November 1

A to Z Fantasy Football for the Week of November 1
Ajay Sundaram '22 and Zach Rogers '22 November 3, 2020

Finally!

Finally!
Elias Arredondo '23, Writer September 25, 2020

Some of your favorite sports, along with clubs and recreational activities, including hiking in Bear Canyon and using the new bike park, started conducting in-person meetings and practices on Sept.16....

The New Age of Academy Football

Senior Football Players Photo by Shaun Gehres
Siddhi Gardner, '21 September 26, 2019

New seasons of every sport are bound to have some changes. Drastic ones are taking place on the Chargers Football team, such as the change in coaches over the summer. The previous coach, Kevin Carroll,...

Madness is Upon Us: A Preview of the Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament

Madness is Upon Us: A Preview of the Men's NCAA Basketball Tournament
Jessica Allen, Sports Editor March 25, 2019

For the past month, people across the country have been filling out their brackets, preparing for the 80th March Madness Collegiate Men’s Basketball Tournament.  64 of the best college basketball teams...

Runners Battle Harsh Conditions, Emerge Victorious in the Boston Marathon

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Sarah Weber, Writer May 18, 2018

On April 16, Patriots’ Day, Desiree Linden made history as the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon since 1985. She was followed by Sarah Sellers for the first 1-2 American finish in almost...

When Rape is a Culture: Sexual Assault in Sports

When Rape is a Culture: Sexual Assault in Sports
Chris Kuang March 15, 2018

While sports are looked on as an area of friendly competition, they often have a dark underbelly of sexual assault. Recently, the high profile sexual assault case of physician Larry Nassar, who formerly...

The Olympics Bring Peace—and Problems

The Olympics Bring Peace—and Problems
Nikita Jaiswal February 22, 2018

The five rings of the Olympic flag represent the five continents of the world uniting in spirit of games and athleticism. While this year’s winter events take place during a tense time globally, with...

Academy Hosts Annual Soccer Invitational

Academy Hosts Annual Soccer Invitational
Julia Ross '21 October 25, 2017

s the boys and girls soccer teams prepare for the state tournament, where they are both seeded first, The Advocate looks back at one of the season highlights: The Academy Invitational Tournament, which...

Football Team Adopts New Protective Headgear

Football Team Adopts New Protective Headgear
Chris Kuang October 19, 2017

atching the football team practice, one might notice the white, segmented padding attached to the outside of their helmets. With worries about concussions being a constant concern when playing football,...

Meet the new sport taking over Academy

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Academy Staff April 27, 2016

Move over, El Juicio. There’s a new trendy ball game on campus: Spikeball-- an intriguing and fun way to spend your free time.  Either in the quad, or the outdoor amphitheater, groups of students can...

Super Bowl LI—who will take the trophy?

Super Bowl LI—who will take the trophy?
Academy Staff April 26, 2016

The NFL season has finally coming to a close in Houston this Sunday with Super Bowl LI. The New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons have battled through their respective division playoff matches, and...

Charger Softball takes second in Sandia Prep Invitational

Charger Softball takes second in Sandia Prep Invitational
Sydney Wright April 9, 2016

This March, Albuquerque Academy’s Varsity Softball team took second place in the Sandia Prep Invitational; an accomplishment that hasn’t been achieved for the last few years. “Each year is a little...

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