Tag: football

Monrovia Football Flexes its Muscles Against Alta Loma
Sports

Monrovia Football Flexes its Muscles Against Alta Loma

By Nathan Foster Monrovia’s varsity football team dominated Alta Loma on Friday night led by senior quarterback Nick Hernandez and senior running back Devon Mayes.  Hernandez lit up the Alta Loma defense for four touchdowns, completing 19 of 27 passes for 348 yards and no interceptions. Hernandez connected with five receivers on the night, including…

Monrovia Football Has Solid All Around Season Opener
Sports

Monrovia Football Has Solid All Around Season Opener

By Nathan Foster The Monrovia Wildcats looked strong in their first contest of the season, defeating the West Covina Bulldogs 28-14 on the road on Friday. Senior quarterback Nick Hernandez had a quality outing, completing 12 of his 19 passes on the night for 272 yards, three touchdowns, and no interceptions. The highlight of the…

The NFL’s Anthem Policy is Pure Hypocrisy
Letters to the Editor

The NFL’s Anthem Policy is Pure Hypocrisy

Dear Editor: The NFL’s new “anthem policy” requires players to “respect” the flag and the national anthem or stay in the locker room until it is played. The NFL refers to this as a compromise — it was anything but. This was a mandate, not a decision arrived at through a collaborative process. Despite claiming…

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