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Monrovia Tennis Stays The Course
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Monrovia Tennis Stays The Course

By Aaron Valdez Even with not having a head coach this season, the athletes of Monrovia boys’ tennis continue to march forward, hoping to perfect their craft in the sport they most enjoy. As the program continues its search for a much-needed leader, Monrovia’s athletic director Randall Bell is filling as interim coach for the…

Revamped Swim Program Goes The Distance
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Revamped Swim Program Goes The Distance

By Aaron Valdez In what was supposed to be another season of uncertainty, the Monrovia swim team has instead found much success under the tutelage of new Head Coach Julie Burns. Going into this year, there were many questions surrounding the boys’ and girls’ team since it was without a coach and experiencing a plateau…

Monrovia Let’s One Slip Away Against San Marino
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Monrovia Let’s One Slip Away Against San Marino

By Aaron Valdez Despite its best effort in league play this season, Monrovia softball were edged out 7-5 in extra innings by the San Marino Titans on Monday. The Wildcats are off to a less-than-ideal start in the Rio Hondo League, routing South Pasadena 15-4 but losing by a combined score of 19-8 to La…

Monrovia Golf Ready For Another Round
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Monrovia Golf Ready For Another Round

By Aaron Valdez The Wildcats of the Monrovia golf team teed off their 2018 season last week and are optimistic they can make some waves in the Rio Hondo League this year. Entering his 12th year as head coach, former golf professional Reid Davis will lead his team into another promising season. Despite golf not…

Wildcats Hungry For A Dream Season
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Wildcats Hungry For A Dream Season

By Aaron Valdez Entering in only his second year as Monrovia softball’s head coach, Marcel Mayorga leads a fervid Wildcat squad in hopes of capturing their first Rio Hondo League title since 2014. Even in such a short amount of time, Mayorga has done well to carry on the rich and proud traditions of Monrovia…

Full Steam Ahead For Monrovia Baseball
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Full Steam Ahead For Monrovia Baseball

By Aaron Valdez In a potential bounce-back season, the Wildcats of Monrovia High School are on the hunt to reclaim the Rio Hondo League title since they won it in 2016. Despite being regarded as a perennial powerhouse in its respective league, Monrovia suffered a rare losing season in 2017. The reigning champs went 5-7,…

Monrovia Wrestling Wraps Up Historic Season
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Monrovia Wrestling Wraps Up Historic Season

By Aaron Valdez Despite never being regarded as one of Southern California’s renowned programs, the Monrovia wrestling team made a name for itself after completing it’s best season in recent memory. With an extensive background in wrestling and MMA training, Head Coach Daniel Hernandez might be starting to enjoy the fruits of his labor. Hernandez…

Monrovia Boys Soccer Falls in Playoffs
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Monrovia Boys Soccer Falls in Playoffs

By Spencer Stueve The Monrovia boys soccer season has come to an end.  With a trip to the CIF Southern Section Division 5 Quarterfinals on the line, the Wildcats came up just short. With the score tied at zero eight minutes into the 2nd half, Ethan Burkel of Oak Hills High School scored the lone…

Monrovia Boys Soccer Has Strong Season
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Monrovia Boys Soccer Has Strong Season

By: Spencer Stueve The boys soccer team is one of the best teams on campus at Monrovia High School.  The Wildcats are coached by Michael Williams, and like they have done in so many years under Williams’ guidance, the Wildcats just keep winning. MHS finished the regular season once again atop of the Rio Hondo…

Monrovia Caps Off League-Title Season
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Monrovia Caps Off League-Title Season

By Aaron Valdez Having already won the league title, Monrovia boys soccer enjoyed themselves a victory lap as the team cruised to a 2-0 victory over Temple City High School on Thursday. The Wildcats became the Rio Hondo league champs after taking a hard-fought contest 3-2 over runners-up La Canada on Feb. 6. “It feels…

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