M L King Boys Varsity Water Polo

  • Overall Record: 3 - 2
  • Conference Record: 0 - 1

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PROFILE IN CHARACTER – KEVIN SHEARER

I have nominated junior Kevin Shearer for our character counts selection from the boys water polo team due to the fantastic set of character SKILLS in which he lives by.  He quickly established himself as a leader for our team by creating a positive, competitive atmosphere through his great attitude and work ethic. He leads

LITTLE MERRIMENT AND MIRTH IN WIN OVER YUCAIPA

RIVERSIDE:  King allowed seven goals in the first half to the visiting Thunderbirds of Yucaipa, but were able, in the end, to pull away for the win, 10-8. Usually a win is grounds for nothing but merriment and mirth, but when the season is young, there is much more to be had than a number

BOYS WHEEL AND DEAL A WIN OVER HILLCREST

RIVERSIDE:  On Friday, August 30, the boys water polo team was on the road at Hillcrest High in West-Riverside, and drove back home with a dominating win, 17-5.  It was their first win of the season after dropping the opener to Rancho Cucamonga. The boys were on the move.  Executing a “wheel offense,” constantly moving

POLY EXPLOITS PENALTIES TO EDGE KING

RIVERSIDE:  King’s boys water polo team hosted their cross town rival Poly on Wednesday.  When the water had settled, Poly left for their home with an 11-9 victory but it wasn’t due to King’s lack of effort.  In fact, it was despite it. We had numerous players scoring goals, stealing the ball, or doing something to help

STRONG DEFENSE IS OFFENSE AGAINST TESORO

IRVINE: The boys water polo team took on Tesoro last week and came away with a win, that took defense to make happen.  The final score was 8-5, bringing King to a 2-2 record on the season. The key outcome of our game against Tesoro was King’s strong defense. That tenacity was a necessity given Tesoro’s status

DELAYED GAME AND REACTION TIME WRITE THE STORY

The boys water polo game against Rancho Cucamonga was delayed by a day but once the two teams played Tuesday’s game on Wednesday, the game itself ran for King much as the schedule had: Delayed. The team got off to a slow start against the Cougars and it would take until the second half for the Wolves to

FALL SPORTS PARENT MEETING COMING AUGUST 21

Parents and athletes who are part of a Fall Sport are asked to be present at the annual meeting for all involved. It will start at 6:00 PM in the gym and then breakout sessions with your sport will take place following

KING WELCOMES NEW BOYS WATER POLO COACH

The Athletic department welcomes the newest member of the staff, Collin Marshall, who will be taking the helm of the boys water polo program. Born and raised in the Riverside area, Collin Marshall is actually “re-joining” the Wolves’ coaching staff with over eight years of experience working with club level, high school, and college athletes.

RASH, SJOERDSMA ARE THE 2019 ATHLETES OF THE YEAR

The Athletes of the Year for the King High Athletic Program are Morgan Sjoerdsma and Reyte Rash.   SHE’S GONNA NEED A NEW GOLF BAG Morgan Sjoerdsma has spent almost her whole life golfing.  She first picked up a club at four years old.  You read that right … four. Lucinda Brewer, King High’s former softball

AN ANTHEM OF HOPE IN THE SHADOW OF DEATH

51 years ago today in Memphis, a shot rang out, it’s report echoing off the walls of downtown.  The bullet found its intended mark; a silver retort to the message and the messenger. Martin Luther King fell backward, splayed on the second floor balcony of the Lorraine Motel.  A teal blue door to room 306