Sports / December 11, 2018 Monrovia Wrestling Delivers Tantalizing Weekend Outings

By Aaron Valdez The future is looking very bright for Monrovia wrestling as both the boys’ and girls’ side put up notable efforts in the West Covina and Edison High Beach Bash Tournaments over the weekend. Continuing to build off of last season’s success, the Wildcats have already started to turn heads shortly after they...

Sports / December 5, 2018 Monrovia Keeps Head Above Water in Favorable but Familiar Season Start

By Aaron Valdez The Monrovia girls’ water polo team has been here before, but this time, it’s seeking to sustain their early season success all the way through league play and beyond. Just like with most things in life, it’s not always how you start but more of how you finish. In this case, Monrovia...

Sports / November 28, 2018 Monrovia Bags Eight Goals in Dominant Win Over Duarte

By Aaron Valdez As high as some falcons have been known to fly, it’s the Wildcats that are flying even higher as the Monrovia girls’ soccer team improves to 3-0 with its latest 8-0 dismantling of Duarte on Tuesday. While it is still early in the season, Monrovia is already looking much more polished than...

Sports / November 20, 2018 Monrovia Soccer on Different Tracks to Open 2018 Campaign

By Aaron Valdez Monrovia boys’ and girls’ soccer are on opposite ends of the spectrum to open the season as the girls are off to a 2-0 start while the boys have stumbled out of the gate and are 0-2. The boys kicked off their season on Nov. 13 with a game against Duarte that...

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Monrovia Cheer Gets Into Formation For New Season
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Monrovia Cheer Gets Into Formation For New Season

By Aaron Valdez On the surface, the sport of cheerleading can seem pretty straightforward as the cheerleaders perform routines to pump up the crowd and motivate their teams from the sidelines. However, once you take a look behind the scenes, you’ll quickly notice that cheerleading is as grueling as any other sport and Monrovia’s newly…

Monrovia Wildcats Set Their Sights On Upcoming Season
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Monrovia Wildcats Set Their Sights On Upcoming Season

By Aaron Valdez In a sport that is arguably the epitome of the saying, “It’s easier said than done,” the Monrovia cross country team is in peak condition for their season this fall. Led by Head Coach Nolan Shaheed, the Wildcats have their work cut out for them but are more than ready for the…

Monrovia Water Polo Aims Higher Than Ever Before
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Monrovia Water Polo Aims Higher Than Ever Before

By Aaron Valdez While there is popular belief that cats don’t like water, the Wildcats of Monrovia boys’ water polo prepare for one of the most promising seasons in recent years. Under the tutelage of Kris Williams, who’s entering his second year as head coach after coaching junior varsity for three years, Monrovia looks to…

Monrovia Volleyball Seeks Significant Playoff Run
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Monrovia Volleyball Seeks Significant Playoff Run

By Aaron Valdez The Monrovia girls’ volleyball team looks to take a bite out of their competition as they head into the new school year and season. As dominant as the Wildcats have been during the regular season, they have struggled to get over the hump in postseason play. Despite maintaining a winning record in…

SGV Shootout 7on7 Passing League Tournament: Monrovia
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SGV Shootout 7on7 Passing League Tournament: Monrovia

By Aaron Valdez With summer just clearing its halfway point, 24 high school football teams honed their skills and chemistry at the San Gabriel Valley Shootout 7on7 Passing League Tournament hosted by Arroyo High School on Saturday. Players, coaches and fans alike gathered to catch a glimpse of what their teams and rivals have to…

Monrovia’s Josh Delgado Earns All-CIF Honor
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Monrovia’s Josh Delgado Earns All-CIF Honor

By Aaron Valdez Monrovia baseball’s trusty ace Josh Delgado was recognized with a Division 4 All-CIF Southern Section Baseball Team honor. The senior was lights out this season, proving to be one of the Wildcats’ go-to options in critical situations. Along with fellow pitcher Julian Gomeztrejo, the tandem terrorized opposing batters while guiding Monrovia to…

Monrovia Football’s New Faces And Fresh Start
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Monrovia Football’s New Faces And Fresh Start

By Aaron Valdez After parting ways with Head Coach Jerry Chou, the Monrovia football program was sure to be facing a summer filled with uncertainty. However, the hiring of new Head Coach Chris Williams brings a glimmer of hope to a team that has come up short in recent seasons. Aside from the coaching change,…

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…

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