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TENNIS LOOKING FOR TAKEAWAYS IN LOSS TO MURRIETA VALLEY

RIVERSIDE: Coach Gagnon’s first two tennis matches of 2016 were against two of the toughest opponents that the team will face until CIF.  On Tuesday it was Troy of Fullerton, on Thursday at the home opener, the King team lost to Murrieta Valley by a score of 5-13.  The Nighthawks are coming off three straight CIF

LADIES TENNIS TAKES LOSS IN BATTLE WITH TROY

FULLERTON:  Troy High School, located adjacent to Cal State Fullerton, is one of the area’s better tennis programs while the Ladies of King have been one of the top programs in the Inland Empire and a perennial power at the CIF level ever since the school was founded in 1999.  The two programs squared off on

KING IS HOME TO FOUR CIF STATE MODEL COACHES

Each year the CIF State Office announces a dozen or so coaches from across the state of California as their Model Coaches of the Year. It is a program in its 14th year and is designed to recognize coaches who have served as positive role models in their schools and communities and who have exhibited

LADY WOLVES VOLLEYBALL PICKED TO CONTEND IN I.E.

The Riverside Press Enterprise has picked Coach Sondra Lough’s seasoned squad as one of their “teams to watch” this season in the Inland Empire. From the August 29 edition of the PE, the news outlet wrote: King (16-15): The Wolves will be looking to capture the program’s first Big VIII League championship since 2011, but

SJOERDSMA, LARAGA LEAD GOLF TO FIRST WIN

The Ladies golf team teed off on their first match of the season, a non league affair against Murrieta Valley who proved to be a very tough match.  King prevailed with a 203-216 advantage.  (In golf, the low score wins)  It was a sweet victory in that King lost to the Nighthawks in 2015 by

All Teams Schedule: Week of August 29 – September 4

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for M L King High School, August 29 – September 4 MONDAY August 29, 2016 No events happening TUESDAY August 30, 2016 3:00 PM Girls Varsity Tennis @ Troy High School SCHEDULE 3:00 PM Girls Junior Varsity Tennis @ Troy High School SCHEDULE WEDNESDAY August 31, 2016 No

FALL SPORTS MEETING – AUGUST 31

Athletes and parents who are participating in a Fall Sport — football, cross country, boys water polo, girls tennis, girls volleyball and girls golf — need to attend the sports information meeting for the Fall season. The general information meeting starts at 6:00 PM in the gymnasium, followed by break-out meetings for each individual sport. Important

CROSS COUNTRY AIMS AT A “MAMMOTH MENTALITY”

MAMMOTH LAKES, CA:  During the week of August 14, the Wolves Cross Country program took 29 athletes to Mammoth Lakes, CA for their 17th annual high-altitude training camp in the Eastern Sierras. The focus and theme for the week was “A Mammoth Mentality” as the team considered aspects of mental toughness in the sport and

All Teams Schedule: Week of August 15 – August 21

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for M L King High School, August 15 – August 21 MONDAY August 15, 2016 No events happening TUESDAY August 16, 2016 No events happening WEDNESDAY August 17, 2016 No events happening THURSDAY August 18, 2016 4:00 PM Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball @ Ontario Christian High School SCHEDULE

NBA LEGEND BILL WALTON HEADLINES COACHES’ CLINIC

RIVERSIDE, CA: The Riverside Unified School District hosted it’s Third-Annual Leadership clinic for coaches from across the district and community. It was held on Saturday August 13 at the Riverside Convention Center.  A nice contingent of King coaches and administrators were in attendance and were regaled by inspiring stories from a host of speakers which