Aaron Valdez

Wilson Cuts Monrovia’s Playoff Run Short
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Wilson Cuts Monrovia’s Playoff Run Short

By Aaron Valdez The claws were out in this clash of the Wildcats, but it was ultimately Wilson (Hacienda Heights) that emerged victorious over Monrovia 2-0 in the second round of the boys’ soccer CIF Division 6 playoffs on Saturday. Monrovia had put together a nice little run in this season’s playoffs before running out…

Monrovia Impresses at League Finals as CIF Approaches
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Monrovia Impresses at League Finals as CIF Approaches

By Aaron Valdez With the grueling regular season out of the way, the Monrovia wrestling team has proved its worth as the team shifts its focus to CIF action in the coming weeks. The Wildcats are coming off an impressive showing at the Rio Hondo League finals on Jan. 30. On the boys’ side, every…

Johnson’s brace lifts Monrovia past Temple City
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Johnson’s brace lifts Monrovia past Temple City

By Aaron Valdez Monrovia boys’ managed to overtake Temple City for second place in the Rio Hondo League as David Johnson and the Wildcats came back to defeat the Rams 2-1 on Tuesday. Despite having a respectable record under their belts, the Wildcats have their work cut out for them in this final week of…

Monrovia Splits Pair of League-Opening Matches
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Monrovia Splits Pair of League-Opening Matches

By Aaron Valdez The Monrovia girls’ soccer team has experienced some turbulence this season but can still manage to make a serious run at the Rio Hondo League crown. After opening the season 4-0-1, Wildcats seemed very poised to not only compete for the league title, but also qualify for CIF and make a deep…

Monrovia Overcomes Sluggish Start to Trounce San Marino
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Monrovia Overcomes Sluggish Start to Trounce San Marino

By Aaron Valdez In a highly competitive Rio Hondo League, the Monrovia boys’ soccer team can’t afford to slip up not even one game. Fortunately for the Wildcats, they were able to get the job done on Tuesday after an erratic first half in their 3-0 road win over San Marino. In a season full…

New Year, Same Goal for Monrovia Girls’ Soccer
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New Year, Same Goal for Monrovia Girls’ Soccer

By Aaron Valdez A revival year is still in tact for Monrovia girls’ soccer as the Wildcats sharpen their claws in preparation for their Rio Hondo League campaign that begins at the turn of the new year. On a good note, the Wildcats have already outdone themselves compared to last season. Last year, Monrovia was…

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