A Season of Positivity and Persistence
By Christian Pierce
The Kings Lady Knights started their season last week. The reigning ECC champions have very high expectations, but they still have challenges to overcome. Seniors Lilly Richardson and Savannah Mussari shared their excitement, expectations, and goals for the season, as a team and for themselves. Continue reading
Football Seniors Reflect on Season
By Christian Pierce
On August 29th, 2017 the seniors at Kings High School started the final football season of their high school football career; dreaming of a winning record and becoming ECC and state champs, led by team captains Tommy Bauman, Sam Burgin, and Garrett Vanover. The Kings Football program has had a lot of success in the past, but unfortunately this season was a struggle. The three captains reflected back on this past football season.
Team Captain Bilbrey headed to Maryland
Senior women’s Lacrosse player and well-respected Team Captain Jessie Bilbrey signed to Frostburg State University in Maryland on April 12, after making a verbal commitment back in November. Jessie is guaranteed a spot on the team and will have to fight her way to a starting defensive spot on the team. Continue reading
LAX lands Ryan a D3 scholarship
Erin Ryan, a senior at Kings, is a lacrosse commit to Marin University in Indiana. She will be a part of Marion’s second year lacrosse team and a major in their nursing program.
Ryan started playing lacrosse at age 13 in the 8th grade for Kings, since then she has become the starting line for defense and a dedicated member to the Royals summer lacrosse league. Erin will be receiving her second varsity letter this spring. Continue reading
Track & Field
Incline To The Finish Line
The 2017 Kings Track and Field team volunteered at the annual Incline to the Finish Line on Saturday, April 22 at Saint Joseph’s home in Cincinnati. The 5K event has been a Track and Field tradition for years and helps benefit those in the area with disabilities. Full gallery of the team and participants inside.
photos by Evan Warner
Athletic Signing Day
A new crop of Kings High School athletes signed on to their futures Wednesday in a special ceremony in the gymnasium. Click here for a full list.
photos by Emma Hunt: Kings High School Yearbook
Knights baseball heavy on experience
The Kings Varsity Baseball team has finally got a taste of spring with the semi-permitting weather. And since spring is right around the corner, fan and players are on the edge of their seats waiting.
With last season being extremely average, the players and coaches are excited to get back out there and see what the returning seniors can do. 7 starting seniors this season for the nights, Nick Plaatje, Alex Orr, Maguire Stinson, Gabe Stacy, Alex Sepulveda, Michael Havrilla and Zak Kroell. Continue reading
Track team adds pole-vault equipment
The Kings Track team has made multiple “upgrades” over the past few years. It all started probably 4-5 years ago when the entire track was torn up and replaced with a nicer, newer one. Then in a multi-year project, we added a steeplechase pit. And now in the grand daddy of them all, a much-needed new pole vault mat. Continue reading
Track team returns from NYC
On Saturday, March 11th, four athletes from the Kings High School indoor track team traveled to New York City to compete in the New Balance National Indoor Track Meet.
Hannah Rasmussen, a senior at Kings High School, competed in the mile race and the 4×800 meter relay along with Karleigh Connor, Leah Maschino, and Jennifer Cooper.
“It was so fun to compete at a national race. While every race is important, the amount of attention and excitement surrounding this race made the experience more special.” Said Rasmussen. Continue reading