Sports / June 13, 2018 Back To The Drawing Board For Monrovia Softball

By Aaron Valdez After another mixed bag of a season, the Monrovia softball team is still in search of a winning formula to compete among the upper echelon of the Rio Hondo League. The Wildcats had their fair share of good moments over the course of the season but were unable to qualify for the...

Sports / June 5, 2018 La Quinta Tames Wildcats In CIF Title Game

By Aaron Valdez Following a couple of games that saw them overcome significant deficits, the “Comeback Cats” of Monrovia Baseball ironically squandered a 4-0 lead during their 6-5 loss to La Quinta in the CIF Southern Section Division 4 Championship on Saturday. By the end of the third inning at the Riverside Sports Complex, the...

Sports / May 29, 2018 Wild Comebacks Send Monrovia To Divisional Championship

By Aaron Valdez There’s an ancient proverb that claims all cats have nine lives. And as crazy as that might seem, the events that unfolded during Monrovia’s CIF-SS quarterfinal and semifinal match-ups evidently built up a strong case. In the quarterfinal against Northview last Friday, the Wildcats found themselves in a 6-0 hole but rose...

Sports / May 23, 2018 Wildcats Run Riot In Second-Round Victory

By Aaron Valdez The Wildcats of Monrovia baseball are one step closer to championship glory after a remarkable 11-0 victory over Sierra Vista in the second round of the Division 4 CIF Southern Section Playoffs on Tuesday. Coming off a narrow 3-2 win over Pacifica in the first round last Thursday, it seemed the Wildcats...

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Back To The Drawing Board For Monrovia Softball
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Back To The Drawing Board For Monrovia Softball

By Aaron Valdez After another mixed bag of a season, the Monrovia softball team is still in search of a winning formula to compete among the upper echelon of the Rio Hondo League. The Wildcats had their fair share of good moments over the course of the season but were unable to qualify for the…

La Quinta Tames Wildcats In CIF Title Game
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La Quinta Tames Wildcats In CIF Title Game

By Aaron Valdez Following a couple of games that saw them overcome significant deficits, the “Comeback Cats” of Monrovia Baseball ironically squandered a 4-0 lead during their 6-5 loss to La Quinta in the CIF Southern Section Division 4 Championship on Saturday. By the end of the third inning at the Riverside Sports Complex, the…

Wild Comebacks Send Monrovia To Divisional Championship
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Wild Comebacks Send Monrovia To Divisional Championship

By Aaron Valdez There’s an ancient proverb that claims all cats have nine lives. And as crazy as that might seem, the events that unfolded during Monrovia’s CIF-SS quarterfinal and semifinal match-ups evidently built up a strong case. In the quarterfinal against Northview last Friday, the Wildcats found themselves in a 6-0 hole but rose…

Wildcats Run Riot In Second-Round Victory
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Wildcats Run Riot In Second-Round Victory

By Aaron Valdez The Wildcats of Monrovia baseball are one step closer to championship glory after a remarkable 11-0 victory over Sierra Vista in the second round of the Division 4 CIF Southern Section Playoffs on Tuesday. Coming off a narrow 3-2 win over Pacifica in the first round last Thursday, it seemed the Wildcats…

Monrovia Makes Big Splash At League And CIF Meets
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Monrovia Makes Big Splash At League And CIF Meets

By Aaron Valdez To cap off its renaissance season under newly appointed Head Coach Julie Burns, the Monrovia swim program had a representative team qualify and compete in a CIF competition for the first time in over 12 years. Just last year, the future of Monrovia High School swimming was looking quite murky. However, once…

Monrovia Suffers Setback In Loss To San Marino
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Monrovia Suffers Setback In Loss To San Marino

By Aaron Valdez The Monrovia baseball team’s crusade of winning another Rio Hondo League title was put on hold as the Wildcats came out flat in a 4-0 home defeat to the San Marino Titans on Tuesday. It was a potential title-clinching game for the Wildcats as they were undefeated in nine games of league…

Monrovia Builds Momentum In Final Stretch Of Season
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Monrovia Builds Momentum In Final Stretch Of Season

By Aaron Valdez In on of their better seasons in recent memory, the Monrovia track and field seeks to make its mark in CIF after competing in the Rio Hondo League Prelims on Tuesday at South Pasadena High School. Despite being a young and somewhat inexperienced squad, Head Coach Michael Knowles and the rest of…

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…

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