Martin Luther King Girls Varsity Basketball

  • Overall Record: 2 - 0
  • Conference Record: N/A

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BEARS NO MATCH FOR HUNGRY WOLVES

April 8, 2021 Written by Jesus Martinez Yesterday Afternoon the Lady Wolves traveled to Poly High to take on the Lady Bears.  The Lady Wolves dominated from the start, leaving with a 61 to 11 win. The Lady Wolves used their press to pick up an early lead and continued to apply the pressure vs

A NEW TEAM WITH OLD RESULTS; BASKETBALL OPENS WITH A WIN

April 7, 2021 Written by Coach Martinez Last night, the Lady Wolves traveled to Xavier Prep High School to begin their 2021 season.  The trip was long and the weather was hot, but when it was all said and done, the Lady Wolves left with a 62 to 53 victory. This is a completely new Lady

PROFILES IN CHARACTER – JORDAN ARREOLA

Written by Coach Martinez Jordan Arreola has been a valuable member of the King Girls Basketball program for 3 years now.  For 3 years, Jordan has earned the respect and admiration of her teammates by always working hard, always being committed and always showing dedication and heart.  Jordan doesn’t only demonstrate her skills on the court;

MLK ALUM OLIVIA MORAN STEPPING UP ON THE COURT AT NAU

Graduate of the class of 2020, Olivia Moran, is on a tear in her first collegiate basketball season at Northern Arizona University. FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (February 25, 2021) – Coming off two of her best games as a Lumberjack, freshman Olivia Moran took another massive leap forward in Thursday’s home finale against Southern Utah. Scoring a career-high 21 points,

MENDEZ AND MORAN EARN 2020 ATHLETE OF THE YEAR HONOR

Like most freshmen, Leo Mendez came into Martin Luther King High a small kid.  “Skinny” recalls coach Todd Mapes of his initial impression of the 9th grader four years ago who arrived on King’s doorstep, eager to play and eager to improve. Which meant the weight room. “He knew that in order to be successful, he

ROSARY STIFLES KING IN STATE SEMI-FINALS

Written by Michael Huntley, Press Enterprise FULLERTON — Rosary used its stellar defense to beat King of Riverside 46-37 on Saturday to advance to the CIF Southern California Regional Division I championship game for the second consecutive season. The Royals won the regional championship and went on to win the Division I state championship last

GIRLS ADVANCE TO NEXT ROUND IN STATE

Written by Jesus Martinez LONG BEACH:  Last night the Lady Wolves traveled to Lynwood HS in Long Beach in the second round of the state playoffs. Lynwood HS was a State Tournament Open team and ranked 3rd overall in State (Division 1). The Lady Wolves established an early lead but got into foul trouble late

GIRLS USE SECOND CHANCES TO WIN STATE PLAYOFF OPENER

Written by Eric Paul Johnson for the Press Enterprise RIVERSIDE :  The King girls basketball team had not played a game in 10 days, and that rust was evident as it shot 37 percent Tuesday night. Fortunately for the Wolves, sisters Nyah and Olivia Moran and Heaven Johnson collected several of the missed shots. The

TROY SURVIVES STARTLING RALLY BY KING TO ADVANCE TO CIF FINAL

Written by Steve Fryer, for the Press Enterprise FULLERTON – Troy had a 25-point lead in the third quarter. The going got tough for Troy when ML King got going. King rallied to cut Troy’s lead to three points with a minute-and-a-half remaining. Troy held  (read the rest of the story here)

GIRLS OUTLAST CHAMINADE IN D1 QUARTERFINALS

Written by Landon Negri, for the Press Enterprise King’s girls basketball team wanted badly to avenge a championship loss Wednesday night, and that, of course, meant points. More appropriately, it meant a lack of them for its high-scoring opponent.. Senior forward Olivia Moran scored a game-high 18 points, and sister Nyah added 12, including a