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My First Semester of College

Dear Seniors, College is a lot different than high school, no matter where you go, but especially if you decide to go away from home like I did.  So far, I have been able to adjust to the environment and overcome … Continue reading

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U17 Boys Columbus Cup in Review

by Kevin Anchundia The 2014 Brooklyn Italians Columbus cup is a tournament where all soccer clubs around the country are invited to compete. South Bronx United 97 Strikers have been playing in this tournament for the past three years and … Continue reading

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My Year in Review: SBU Boys U12 Ups and Downs

by Joan Roque, 12 South Bronx United’s Under-12 Boys had a great year in 2013-2014.  It was our first year as a team. For some of my teammates it was their first year playing for a travel team.  Even though … Continue reading

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My Season in Review: SBU 00 la Furia Azul

by Angel Reyes, 13 Our U13 boys team “La Furia Azul” had a fun and challenging spring season. Our team was focused and determined to play hard through out the 10-game season. It wasn’t easy, but our team coach, Jvon … Continue reading

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My Year in Review: SBU 97 Strikers

by Gnim Bazim, 16 South Bronx United 97 Strikers experienced an unforgettable year.  Being named team captain for the 2013/2014 season, its been with great honor to lead and help our team through the year.  Even though we had an … Continue reading

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My First Season with SBU!

My name is Angel Reyes.  I am 12 years old.  I am in 7th grade.  I am an Mexican-American.  I was born in the United States but my parents are from Mexico.  I have lived in the Bronx since I … Continue reading

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The Student Teaches The Teacher

by Janelle Mallen I rarely find myself at a loss for words, especially when writing about my own personal experiences… until now. To try and sum up my experience with SBU through a brief summary has proven to be entirely … Continue reading

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The Highlight of My Summer

  My name is Tyvon Foster. I am entering my senior at Adelphi University majoring in social work. I am also a student athlete on the track and field team. I’m from Mount Vernon, New York. What I plan to … Continue reading

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Introduction to Engineering

This summer, I taught an introductory engineering course at SBU. As many people learn once they’re already looking for a job, engineers are in high demand. Most high-school students are not even sure what an engineer is or what they … Continue reading

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My Journey to the Bronx

When I first heard I had a chance to intern with South Bronx United, I thought it would be just an easy, fun job. I love kids, and I love soccer; what more did I need? I assumed my time … Continue reading

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