Local girls and boys soccer teams began the second week of non-league play last week in preparation for league play that will start in January.
A potent and prepared Carmel Padre football team ruined the league title hopes of King City High on Saturday, smashing the Mustangs 59-12 in their Mission Trail Athletic League showdown.
Grace Shepherd had 17 kills and five blocks as the King City Lady Mustang volleyball swept host Alisal High — 25-20, 29-27 and 25-14 — last Thursday night at the Trojan gym in Salinas. The game was the first non-league of the season for King City.
Key plays in critical moments enabled the King City Mustangs to improve to 2-0 in the Mission Trail Athletic League after a 24-17 win over the host Soledad Aztecs on Friday night in Soledad.
A brand new gray and blue all-weather track surface was laid down last month at War Memorial Stadium in King City. The 440-yard nine-lane track became an all-weather facility in 2006.
High School football teams from Gonzales, Soledad and King City will be competing tonight at Greenfield High in the South County Seven on Seven Passing League.
Toro Bulls Youth Football and Cheer announced the date and head coaches of the 34th Annual Central Coast 2018 All-Star High School Football Game.
Four King City High pitchers combined their efforts for a 13-0 shutout victory over the Marina Mariners last Tuesday in King City.
Basketball balls will be flying through the air on Friday as local teams take part in the South County high school basketball tournaments at King City High School for the boys and Gonzales High for the girls.
Christopher High School running back Tyler Davis ran for 226 yards and four touchdowns in the Cougars 28-0 non-league win against the King City Mustangs on Friday at War Memorial Stadium.