Boys Soccer End the Season with a Kick

By Ethan Vue, Clarion Staff The 2018-2019 Boys Varsity and JV teams were filled with young prospects and athletic talent. It was a fresh start for the program which has been led by new head coach, Kenyon Hill. “Our junior class is strong and that bodes well for next year’s team, we have some solid players emerging from the JV team,” stated by Coach Hill.  … Continue reading Boys Soccer End the Season with a Kick

Girls Soccer: Winning Both on and Off the Field

By Kimberly Landeck, Clarion Production Mgr. No matter how successful or unsuccessful the season is, all Kennedy sports teams deserve an equal amount of recognition and love, especially Kennedy’s girl JV and varsity soccer teams. With an overall record of 8-6-1 and a Metro League score of 5-4-1, the varsity team may not dominate the leaderboards, but Kennedy players still consider the season to be … Continue reading Girls Soccer: Winning Both on and Off the Field

Water Polo: Wading to Victory

By Daryle Johnson, Clarion Staff The outstanding Kennedy boy’s water polo team completed a dominating season with an overall record of 19-7 and metro conference record of 7-1.   Within metro, they finished behind rival McClatchy who captured first place with an 8-1 record.   Kennedy fared much better than CKM by winning 19 season contests to CKM’s 12 victories. Water Polo has come a long way … Continue reading Water Polo: Wading to Victory

Girl’s Golf Team Forefit

By Jenelle Lum, Creative Director The Kennedy Girls Golf team has driven through a number of difficult obstacles this season. First and foremost, the team did not have enough players this year (each match requires five) and had to forfeit a majority of the matches they were hoping compete against other high schools in the area. Nikki Tanaka (11) one of a few players on … Continue reading Girl’s Golf Team Forefit

Track Team Dominates Metro League

By Dominic J Larsen, News Editor Going completely undefeated this season by dominating Metro League Championships. Advancing to Sectionals, the Kennedy Track and Field gave their competitors a run for their money. With over one hundred athletes on the team, the relationships and cooperation fostered have propelled the team forward, with some claiming it as the main reason for their success this season. Speaking to … Continue reading Track Team Dominates Metro League

Post Game Wrap Up

By Eddie Rodrigues, Sports Editor Kennedy’s varsity baseball team has had many ups and downs throughout this year’s season. They finished the well-fought season with a .500 record at 13 and 13, having a great league record at 11-3, but struggled out of the league. They defeated teams like Burbank with both wins against them towards the end of the schedule not surrendering a run. … Continue reading Post Game Wrap Up

Tennis Team Improves in 2018

By Liana James, Clarion Staff The Kennedy boy’s tennis team finished their spring season above .500 with a final record of 6-4 in Metro League and 8-6 in overall matches played. Their Metro record landed them in third place and afforded the team their second post-season berth. The season started with a loss River City on February 28, but the team went on to win … Continue reading Tennis Team Improves in 2018

Tackling the Wrestling Season

By Liana James & Saeri Plagmann, Clarion Staff Kennedy’s co-ed wrestling team continues to grapple with diversity and success, pairing an influx of greenhorns with returning veterans to produce a recipe for success. Standing out for the boy’s team are brothers Lesane (‘9) and Jordan Noble (‘11), who both have multiple tournament gold meals. Aside from sharing the mat, they are also undefeated in the … Continue reading Tackling the Wrestling Season

Girls Softball Completes Best Season Since 1982

By Marsiana Pound, Clarion Staff Our very own girls softball teams, varsity and junior varsity, hit many milestones this year in what some might say has been the best season in 35 years. The varsity team finished the season with a 13-1 win/loss record in Metro Conference games and were ranked in the top 20 in the area.  The overall season record for the team … Continue reading Girls Softball Completes Best Season Since 1982

Kennedy Golfers Undefeated in Metro League

By Timmy Curry, Clarion Staff The Kennedy Golf Season had the usual ups and downs (just like the approaches to some of the holes on the courses where they compete) but the results were great despite the challenges faced. Through hard work and dedication, Kennedy’s Golf team had a remarkable season. “When we won our first tournament against 20 competing schools,” coach Finegan continued, “I … Continue reading Kennedy Golfers Undefeated in Metro League