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AMANDA SOSA LEADS A DAY OF NUMBERS

The Big 8, interestingly, consists of 6 schools.  Yea, it’s complicated. In the sport of cross country all six of the “eight” come together for one meet, which they repeat three times in one season to determine the two champions; boys and girls. On Wednesday at Eastvale, in the roar of the 15 freeway, the Big 8

TIRED, BUT FOCUSED, KING TRIUMPHS OVER CORONA

King Girls continued their winning ways defeating Corona and in so do, improving their record to 6-1 and 3-0 in league. Playing after an exhausting 18 tournament had a numbing effect on most of the team except for Chandler Sjoerdsma and Hailey Higginbotham. They led all scores with a 40 and 41 respectively. Everyone is

GIRLS GOLF FALLS SHORT ON DEFENSE

King Girls Golf Team came up short in defending their title at the 15 th Annual King Invitational Golf Tournament. They finished second to a very good Great Oak team.  The two schools have faced off several times this season with Great Oak posing as quite the challenge. Recently crowned Home Coming Queen Morgan Sjoerdsma

SAME STORY, NEW MANTRA

Tennis has a new mantra and it’s called, “confidence.” To an outsider, it may seem odd for a program that has routinely dominated its annual competition and in 19 years has won 18 league titles.  If that doesn’t create confidence, one might wonder what does. But any veteran coach will tell you that each year

PROFILE IN CHARACTER – MACKENZIE PETERS

Big things come in small packages. Mackenzie is smaller in stature than many, but she has not let that keep her from being large in character and integrity in both the classroom and in cross country. Mackenzie’s success in her course work is shown in a transcript freckled with AP and Honors classes and a GPA that is distinctly lacking in its diversity of letter grades.

KING IS FIRST IN FIRST SERVE TOURNEY

Written by Becky Gagnon The Girls Varsity Tennis Team was once again victorious at the 2018 USTA First Serve Tournament, held this past Saturday, at West Torrance High School. Competition started off against Hart High School, where Katie Lucius and Hyunjin Rheem defeated their opponents 8-1 and 8-6 respectively. In doubles, Hannah Turner and Jaslyn

BOYS SHINE LIKE SAN DIEGO SUN

The Mt.Carmel Invitational is one of the more competitive cross country invitationals in California each year.  It is set on an historic and excellent course that will, in December, draw crowds as the Footlocker National Championship will be staged on the same layout that winds beneath tall eucalyptus trees in San Diego’s Balboa Park under

TENNIS IS BECOMING

For as good as King girls tennis has been, and for as many years, Coach Gagnon senses something different this season.  Her girls are becoming. On Thursday, Great Oak High School became the next school to feel the pressure of this tennis program at King which seems to be one that’s rising, one that’s becoming something it

GOLF BACK TO THEIR WINNING WAYS

A tough loss to Great Oak last week, may have been a blessing in disguise.  Losses have a way of doing that.  Since that rare defeat, Coach Moorman’s squad seems to have found their winning stroke again and it showed on Thursday with a big win over league rival, Roosevelt, 215 to 251. The win

MUSTANGS ARE BROKEN, KING WINS BIG 8 OPENER

Photo by Jeff Edwards. RIVERSIDE:  The Lady Wolves Varsity Volleyball team (4-9) hosted the Mustangs of Roosevelt High School in Big VIII league play on Tuesday. The Lady Wolves won in straight sets, 25-17, 25-17 25-12. King dominated the net with both a physical block and a potent offense. The Lady Wolves hit 0.387 on the