Benjamin Franklin

Chargers Deal Bears First Loss, Remain Unbeaten in 3A Opener

2 days ago Andrew Luberda 0
A leg up in the 3A Central Region and a pair of unbeaten streaks were on the line when Benjamin Franklin visited Coolidge in the region opener for both teams on Friday, Sept. 20, and it was the Chargers who remained undefeated and atop the standings following a dominant 35 – 7 victory. “Region games Read More

A Closer Look

12 months ago Angel Bandilla 0
ALA – Queen Creek Cruises Past Florence Returning to action after its bye week, American Leadership Academy – Queen Creek dominated Florence last Friday, 59-19. The Patriots are now 7 – 2 while the Gophers fell to 2 – 7. The Patriots may have the best record in the 3A Central Region this year, but Read More

Chargers Prevail against Florence in Five-Set Thriller

1 year ago Andrew Luberda 0
Act like you’ve been there before. That’s exactly what the Benjamin Franklin volleyball team did in its 3 – 2 (9-25, 25-18, 25-23, 16-25, 15-8) victory against visiting Florence on Thursday, Oct. 11. The Central Region-leading Chargers entered last Thursday’s match 3 – 0 in five-set matches this season, including a 3 – 2 (22-25, Read More

Return of Jefferies, Loving gives Benjamin Franklin Familiar Look in Win

1 year ago Caela Fox 0
The inside track to the 3A Central Region automatic playoff berth was on the line last Friday night at Benjamin Franklin High School, where the Chargers hosted the Florence Gophers. The return of a couple injured Chargers made things look familiar again in a 49 – 12 victory. “It looked like the offense I know Read More

Chargers Start Fast, Patriots Finish Late in 3A Central Clash

1 year ago Andrew Luberda 0
Finish. It’s a word almost every coach, regardless of sport, preaches to his or her team. On its Homecoming last Friday night against rival Benjamin Franklin, American Leadership Academy – Queen Creek erased a 14 – 6 third-quarter deficit, scoring 27 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to defeat the undermanned Chargers, 33 – 14. Read More