Sports / August 20, 2019 Monrovia Volleyball Struggles In First Competition Of Season

By Nathan Foster The Monrovia girls’ varsity volleyball team had a shaky start to the season, dropping their firsts two contests to La Salle and Torrance at the Lakewood Moulten Tournament on Saturday. The Wildcats squared off against La Salle first, dropping the match 0-3 (17-25, 19-25, 13-25). Seniors Amber Dowell and Amber Shaw led...

Sports / August 13, 2019 Monrovia Fall Sports Preview

By Nathan Foster School is back in session this week and with it Monrovia High School athletics will soon be in full swing. Here is a preview for the fall sports at Monrovia. Football Although the team didn’t have the best record, 5-6, last year, the Wildcats have high expectations for this season. The team...

Sports / July 16, 2019 Player Profile: MHS Running Back Tyree Miles

By Nathan Foster Tyree Miles is excited for the Monrovia High School football season to begin. It will be his first and last season as a Wildcat. Miles moved from Fontana earlier this year. He said the team has welcomed him in. “It’s been a very good transition,” Miles said. “I love my team. I...

Sports / July 2, 2019 Athlete Profile: MHS DB/WR Gaylen Wilson

By Nathan Foster Gaylen Wilson has been playing football for more than half his life. The Monrovia High School senior defensive back/wide receiver used his experience of playing since he was six to earn a spot of the varsity team during his sophomore year. Wilson became inspired to play at such an early age after...

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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…

Monrovia Wrestling Delivers Tantalizing Weekend Outings
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Monrovia Wrestling Delivers Tantalizing Weekend Outings

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

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