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Swimming and Diving Regional Results

Thursday, Friday and Saturday last week, Berkner Swimming and Diving competed in the Region 2-A Swimming and Diving Championship.  Please congratulate the girls that swam in the 200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay, and 400 Free Relay! They achieved personal best times in each event: Sachiel Galvan, Spencer Rhodenbaugh, Kiki Rhodenbaugh, Sarah McGilvery, and Annie Tran.

Also, Spencer Rhodenbaugh swam her way into finals achieving personal best times for both of her individual events the 200 Individual Medley and 100 Breaststroke and placing in the top 16 in the region!

Finally, Mark Zor was Berkner’s top finisher for the regional meet in the 1 meter diving event placing 10th!

We are so proud of their accomplishments this season and we thank you all for your continued support of Berkner Swimming and Diving.  Go Rams

Swimmers and divers moving on to Regionals

Berkner swimmers and divers have once again showed how hard work can pay off through a long and tough season.  With multiple personal best times and several top 8 finishes, the Berkner Rams swam fast against some tough competition at the 8-6A District meet on Friday.

Moving on to regionals are:

Spencer Rhodenbaugh—200 Medley Relay, 200 Individual Medley, 200 Free Relay, 100 Breaststroke

Sachiel Galvan—200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay

Sarah McGilvery—200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay

Kiki Rhodenbaugh—200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay

Darlena Phan—400 Free Relay

Annie Tran—400 Free Relay

Mark Zor—1 meter diving

Please congratulate ALL the swimmers for a job well done at the district meet and wish these swimmers good luck for the regional meet this week. Go Rams!

Powerlifting Meet Results

Wt. Class



Total Weight Lifted (lb)



Gillespie, Marcel




Dixon, Zach




Burks, A’modd




Burks, Muntrae




Huffman, Jack


Additionally, all of our lifters improved with new 1 rep maxes in at least one of three lifts (Squat, Bench, Deadlift).

Boys Basketball Tame the Wildcats

The Berkner Boys Basketball took on Pearce last Friday in a tough fought battle. The Rams had a balanced attack with 3 players in double figures. Junior forward Jordan Guthrie had 16 points and senior guard Alonte Broadus-Hickem had 14. Sophomore guard Misiel Teklai had 12 points and added 7 assists. The Rams battled, but Pearce pulled away late to secure the victory.

The Rams bounced back from the loss to Pearce in a big way on Tuesday night with a big 60-50 win over crosstown rival Lake Highlands in overtime. It was an exciting back and forth battle from tip to buzzer.

The Rams were paced by sophomore guard Misiel Teklai who posted a double-double with 16 points and 8 assists. Junior forward Jordan Guthrie added 16 points as well and senior guard Alonte Broadus-Hickem had 12 points including the game winning basket on a spin move through the lane with 6 seconds left in the overtime.

The Rams will be back in action on Friday as they travel to Skyline.

9A and 9B will tip at 5:30 and 6:45 respectively. The JV will tip at 6 p.m. to be followed by the varsity at 7:30 p.m. in the main gym.

We hope to see you at the game!! GO RAMS!!!

Wrestling Update: Ranger Classic


The Ram Wrestling team competed this weekend in the Ranger Classic at Jesuit.  Tough competition was the theme of the weekend and 26 teams from Texas and Oklahoma competed for bragging rights.  The Rams had a good showing in the first round scoring wins from seniors Chad Staton and Kevin Vay as well as junior James Coleman and sophomore Gage Howell.  Coleman wrestled well enough to make it to Saturdays action and finished with a 2-2 record.  Staton made the semifinals before having to injury default his final two matches.

Lady Rams Soccer ICE BOWL 27 Champions!

The Berkner Lady Rams Soccer Team won 1st place at the 27th Annual Berkner Ice Bowl Soccer Tournament this weekend!  The Rams had an outstanding weekend battling back from behind to win the Championship.  Team members are :  Seniors:  Julia Martinez, Glory Russell,  Hannah Crise, Paris Miller, Bineta Sonko, Millie Calderon, Julianne Pacheco, Ariel Lopez, Juniors: Anette Rico, Adc Williams, Charity Wilson; Sophomores; Irma Antunez, Sammy Thompson, Brie Godfrey, Addison Liao, Tannah Lysen, Grace Russelll Freshmen:  Dylan Robbins, Maxwll, Kaitlyn Trevino, Mackenzie Maxwell, Chandler Williams

Glory Rusell was selected as tournament MVP

Receiving All Tournament recognition were:  Paris Miler, Hannah Crise, Adc Williams, Irma Antunez, Addison Liao, Tannah Lysen,  Sammy Thompson, Mackenzie Maxwell

Great job of coming back and being Ice Bowl 27 Champions Ladies!

JV Soccer Excelled at JV Cup

The Lady Ram JV soccer team warmed up the nights with great play in the JV Cup Tournament hosted at Berkner.  After a 2-1-1 record the Lady Rams landed in the Bronze Medal game in which they just came up short of the medal.  Goals where scored by Dakota Maynard, Elen Molago, and Haylee Tosh.  The combination of Chandler Williams on defense and Alissa Herrera in goal kept the other teams off the board allowing only one goal in the tournament.  The Lady Rams look for a great season after such a great start.

Lady Rams Down WT White

Good afternoon Ram Team, this past Tuesday your Lady Rams played against the well-coached, hardworking team of WT White High School. Your Lady Rams controlled the entire game with great defensive stops and finishing at the rim on offence. Player Of The Game, Trinity Smitherman, lead the team in scoring with 23 points and assisting her with 10 points was Aeriell Walker, overall it was a great team win. Your Lady Rams play today at JJ Pearce (JV 5:30pm / Varsity 7pm) and we hope to see you there

Boys Soccer Battles the Owls

On Tuesday night the Boys Soccer team traveled to Willimas Field to take  on the Owls of Garland.   Both team fought and played hard but unfortunately, both these games ended in losses (2-1 and 4-1), but the teams should leave the night knowing the season has just started and the team is ready to get  better every game in order to be ready and compete in district96A..