Tag: National Newsbytes
Pacific Islanders power #1 prep football team
The national media focused in October on a high school football team in Euless, Texas, a Dallas suburb. The Trinity Trojans are renowned for winning the state championship in 2005 and 2007, and they’re currently on track to take the title again, with a perfect 2008 season (the final [...]
Congratulations to 24-year-old Amanda Igaki, the first-ever Miss Asian American Colorado hosted by Asian Avenue magazine, for competing in the national Miss Asian America Pageant on Aug. 23 in San Francisco. Her trip to the national competition was sponsored in part by Asian Avenue magazine.
The national winner was Louisa Liu, a UC Berkeley psychology student. [...]
APA Olympians competing in Beijing
Of the U.S. delegation of more than 600 athletes competing in the Beijing Olympics, 28 were Asian American. The sports these athletes represent cover the range from swimming, judo and volleyball to badminton and table tennis teams (both all APA) and 105-pound female wrestler Clarissa Chun.
Super Cr3w Wins
After the mostly Asian [...]