By Lailah Gladney, Clarion Managing Editor During a season like no other, the 2021-2022 Kennedy Varsity Girls’ volleyball team has adapted to current circumstances, and are determined to continue the season securely and powerfully. Last school year, only 5 months ago, the team experienced a short and restricted season of only four games. This season began in June, with conditioning and practicing off the court, … Continue reading Kennedy Girls’ Volleyball: Setting Into Action
By Adrianna Iorio, Clarion Staff Kennedy’s varsity men’s volleyball team displayed teamwork and perseverance this season. Through hard competitors and a small roster, they placed first in the Metro League standings, scoring a record of 13-1. In comparison to the 2016 season, the team members showed significant improvements where they placed second with a league score of 11-2 under their toughest competition, Burbank. Seniors Sam … Continue reading Spiking Their Way to the End
By Eddie Rodrigues, Clarion Staff Track & Field The track and field season is off and running at Kennedy with the largest team they’ve ever had with over 100 athletes. The talent runs across many events according to coach John Gallen. A few of those Kennedy competitors shared how the season has gone so far. “I look forward to going to the meets as a … Continue reading Kennedy Spring Sports
By Saeri Plagmann, Features Editor Despite losing several senior players from last year, the Kennedy Volleyball team completed the Metropolitan Conference season with a record of 11-3, coming in second place. They exerted the same amount of effort and teamwork on the week of October 30, where they fought through the first round of playoffs. The highlight of the season was an amazing victory … Continue reading A Continued Spike to Success
By Adrianna Iorio, Clarion Staff With Kennedy Men’s Volleyball season coming to a successful start, JFK’s varsity and JV players impressed many with their determination and signs of teamwork. With varsity at a current stand of 3-0 in league and 7-2 overall, Varsity coach Jakira Rand believes the team will most definitely make it to playoffs. “This team has made the playoffs for the past … Continue reading Men’s Varsity Volleyball Helps Inspire Others
By Adrianna Iorio, Clarion Staff As JFK Women’s Volleyball season draws to an exciting close, all players continue to display amazing performances on the court. Despite the hardships and tough competitors, our Varsity team perseveres through. The team has once again secured a spot in the Metro League, currently (at the time of writing) holding a 15-9 overall record, and a 10-0 in their division. … Continue reading Women’s Volleyball Set for Win
Boys Volleyball By Irene Lai, Clarion Staff Men’s Volleyball season has come to an end, and the varsity team played well this year. Kennedy finished 2nd in the league with a final record of 20-6 overall (11-2 in Metro conference play). Kennedy’s varsity team played hard all season and we are proud to have you represent our school. Go cougars! Many of the players were … Continue reading ACE!