Christ the King’s Alkins embracing spotlight after humbling start

Times Ledger

By Joseph Staszewski

Rawle Alkins emerges from the Christ the King locker room following a playoff win with a throng of reporters behind him and a pack of young fans awaiting him at the top of the steps inside Fordham University’s Rose Hill gymnasium. The Christ the King junior boys’ basketball star takes photos with the kids as they continually ask him where he will attend college. Before starting his interview, Alkins sporting glasses like Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbook, laughs and smiles brightly from ear to ear as he politely shrugs off their repeated attempts for an answer.

The once intimidating glare of the spotlight has become a comfort zone for Alkins that only further radiates his star power and

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BleacherReport: Indiana's Two-Sport Bruiser Jordan Fuchs Is One Of The Last Of A Dying Breed

By , National College Football Columnist 

 

There are still examples of multisport athletes making it. Tony Gonzalez did football and basketball at Cal. It worked out pretty well for him.

And now, Fuchs should be the example to all parents. Playing multiple sports teaches multiple skill sets. It's healthier than offseason camps and year-round travel teams.

"Yeah, people are always telling me I can't do both," Fuchs said recently during the Big Ten tournament in Chicago. "It just makes me want to do it more. People don't do it in college probably because it's so hard. Some days I have football workouts and go straight from football weight-lifting and just walk across to basketball."

There

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JV Beats Iona Prep; Wins City Championship

The JV Royals beat Iona Prep on Saturday night to win the NY CHSAA "AA" JV City Championship.

The Royals, who were the BQ#3 seed entering the playoffs, capped off a deep playoff run by beating the best teams in the league on their way to the title.

CK had to beat NY#2 All Hallows in the quarters, BQ#1 Molloy in the semi's, and then NY#1 Iona Prep in the finals.

Coach Council's team finished the season on a 6 game winning streak, their longest of the season. CK's ended the season with an overall record of 19 - 7.

The Royals were lead by Kclejuan Browns 26 points in the championship game. Anthony Lang and Cai-el Smith finished with 16 and 11, respectively. 

This was the 10th title appearence for the Royals in the last 11 years,

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CK Captures 28th Diocesan Title

by Elio Velez on Sun, Mar 1, 2015

Christ the King coach Bob Mackey made a few adjustments throughout halftime in Sunday’s CHSAA Brooklyn/Queens Division 1 girls’ championship game. 

 

Mackey made a tactical move to get the player he labeled as the team’s ‘X-Factor” more chances to get the basketball. Junior forward Kaela Kinder took full advantage of the switch while giving Archbishop Molloy fits in the second half.

 

The athletic Kinder scored 15 of her 19 points in the second half and also had 16 rebounds as Christ the King defeated Molloy 52-37 to capture its second consecutive diocesan championship on Molloy’s home floor in Briarwood. 

 

“After the game, everyone said to me great game, keep it going,”

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PLAYOFF SCHEDULE

The NYC CHSAA "AA" Playoffs are getting started. Christ the King, which played in the city championship game on the freshmen, JV, and Varsity level last season, will be looking to repeat the success they have had in recent years. 

Below is the schedule for each team's upcoming playoff games.

Varsity

NYS Federation Tournament of Champions

Friday, March 27th, 2015

University of Albany, SEFCU Arena

CK vs. Long Island Lutheran

7:00pm

JV

Season Complete

Final Record 19-7; NY CHSAA "AA" JV City Champions

Freshmen

Season Complete

Final Overall Record 14-8

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Fomer Women's Basketball Player Clare Droesch Honored By ACC Droesch will be honored at the conference tournament in March.

Jan. 27, 2015

Chestnut Hill, Mass. -

Former women's basketball player Clare Droesch has been named Boston College's representative in the 11th annual class of ACC Women's Basketball Legends, announced Tuesday afternoon by the conference. The Legends will be recognized at the 2015 Women's Basketball Tournament, which will be held March 4-8 at the Greensboro Coliseum.

The Legends will be honored at the annual ACC Women's Basketball Legends' Luncheon on Saturday, March 7, at 10 a.m., and then will be introduced to the Coliseum crowd at halftime of the first semifinal game that afternoon. The ACC Women's Basketball Legends program honors both players and coaches from each of the ACC's 15 schools who have contributed

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2014 All Queens Football Honors

After a bounce-back season for the Christ the King Royals on the gridiron, some Royals were honored with the distinction of being named to the Times Ledger's All Queens Football Team.

Those student-athletes are:

RB Jamen Williams

Honorable Mention to:

DB Christian Layne

WR Marcus Layne

DE Angel Ortiz

OL Rashawn Williams

 

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JV Beats Farrell; Advances to "AAA" Title Game

On the road for the second consecutive playoff game, the JV Royals traveled to Staten Island to take on Monsignor Farrell in the semi-finals of the "AAA" playoffs.

The Royals would emerge victorious, beating Farrell by a score of 27-12. CK now advances to the championship game against Cardinal Hayes. Hayes beat St. Anthony's by a score of 40-20.

CK enters the game with a record of 10-1 (8-0). Cardinal Hayes is the #1 seed and posts a perfect record of 10-0.

Game day and time are TBD.

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CK Lady Royals Win 3-1 over Sacred Heart of Buffalo and will Play in the N Y State Championship Game

The CK girls soccer team defeated Sacred Heart from Buffalo on their way to a first time ever appearance in a New york State Championship Game. On Sunday Novemeber 10th at 3:00 at Owl Hollow Park in Staten island the Royals opened up the score in the 13th minute of the first half after freshman Genesis Campos took a shot from outside the box assisted by Andrea Cardozo. Midfielders controlled most of the game and kept on feeding the speedy Sarah Nolan the ball on the right wing. Nolan 's efforts resulted in CK second goal of the day after receiving the ball in the air inside the box from Cardozo. Nolan volleyed the second goal in minute 23 to put CK back on top after Sacred Heart equalized the game in minute 20. Kiana   Leger gave CK their third

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The CK Girls Soccer Varsity Team Four-Peats as Brooklyn/Queens Catholic League Champions

On a cold and windy November 1st at Aviator at 4:45 CK met with their perenial rival TMLA in order to defend their title as Brooklyn/Queens champs. The CK girls were able to dominate possession and come up with a 5-1 victory to secure their 4th consecutive title.

Kiana Leger opened up the score in the 8th minute of the game from inside the 18 yard box after receiving the ball from Andrea Cardozo. CK continued to press forward and the pressure eventually resulted in a second goal from Medina Mulic from 35 yards out after a great individual effort. The third goal was scored in the 35th minute of the first half after Sarah Nolan's indivual effort to recover the ball back inside the penalty box and pass it to a wide open Leger who delivered a

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ClassOf Name College/University State Sport
2014 Adonis DelaRosa St. John's Univer... NY Basketball
2014 Andre Walker Loyola College in... MD Basketball
2014 Samantha Ric... St. John's Univer... NY Volleyball
2013 Jordan Fuchs Indiana Universit... IN Football
2013 Isaiah Cosbert The College of Sa... NY Basketball
2013 Malik Harmon Saint Francis Uni... PA Basketball
2013 James Coleman Buffalo NY Football
2013 Jon Severe Fordham University NY Basketball
2012 Lauren Nuss Adelphi University NY Basketball
2012 Peyton Attel... Howard University DC Soccer
2012 Omar Calhoun University of Con... CT Basketball
2011 Corey Edwards George Mason Univ... VA Basketball
2011 Nia Oden University of Ill... IL Basketball
2011 T.J. Curry Marist College NY Basketball
2011 Bria Smith University of Lou... KY Basketball
2011 Chris Ortiz Kent State Univer... OH Basketball
2011 Terrel Hunt Syracuse University NY Football
2010 Domynikas Milka College of Saint ... NY Basketball
2010 Maurice Barrow Fairfield University CT Basketball
2010 Roland Brown Binghamton Univer... NY Basketball
2010 Ariel Edwards Penn State PA Basketball
2010 Kareem Thomas College of Saint ... NY Basketball
2009 Sean Johnson Duquesne University PA Basketball
2009 Taylor Burner Stony Brook Unive... NY Basketball
2009 Tahira Johnson University of Sou... FL Basketball
2009 Mike Favara Queens College (N... NY Soccer
2009 Ihsaan Davis Lycoming College PA Basketball
2009 Geleisa George American University DC Basketball
2009 Lukasz Prawdzik Hunter College NY Soccer
2008 Matt Bednara City College of t... NY Soccer
2008 Jael Pena Chicago State Uni... IL Basketball
2008 Ryan Pearson George Mason Univ... VA Basketball
2008 Dominick Cin... Baruch College NY Soccer
2008 Erving Walker University of Flo... FL Basketball
2008 Joe Nuss Hunter College NY Basketball
2007 Andrew Gabriel Manhattan College NY Basketball
2007 Lorin Dixon University of Con... CT Basketball
2007 Nicole Caldera Queens College (N... NY Basketball
2007 Sky Lindsay St. John's Univer... NY Basketball
2007 Malik Boothe St. John's Univer... NY Basketball
2006 Larry Davis Loyola Marymount ... CA Basketball
2006 Kelly Ann Ba... Bentley College MA Basketball
2006 Tina Charles University of Con... CT Basketball
2006 Maurice Evans Penn State PA Football
2006 Darren Duncan Merrimack College MA Basketball
2005 Carrem Gay Duke University NC Basketball
2005 Lisa Manetta Adelphi University NY Basketball
2005 Jesse Rack Buffalo NY Football
2005 Chris Martin Stony Brook Unive... NY Basketball
2005 Laura Michel Skidmore College NY Basketball
2004 Jean Matusiak Stevens Institute... NJ Basketball
2004 Tynisha Davis Loyola College (M... MD Basketball
2004 Jennifer Agu... St. John's Univer... NY Cheerleading
2003 Toni Horvath Iona College NY Basketball
2003 Amanda Locasio Manhattan College NY Basketball
2003 Japhet McNeil East Carolina Uni... NC Basketball
2003 Lesley Dicki... James Madison Uni... VA Basketball
2003 Mitchell Bea... Stony Brook Unive... NY Basketball
2001 Clare Droesch Boston College MA Basketball
2000 Will Poole University of Sou... CA Football
2000 Omar Cook St. John's Univer... NY Basketball
1998 Sue Bird University of Con... CT Basketball
1997 Erick Barkley St. John's Univer... NY Basketball
1997 Lamar Odom University of Rho... RI Basketball
1996 Speedy Claxton Hofstra University NY Basketball
1995 Chamique Hol... University of Ten... TN Basketball
1990 Derrick Phelps University of Nor... NC Basketball
1990 Khalid Reeves University of Ari... AZ Basketball
1990 Derrick Phelps University of Nor... NC Basketball
1986 Jayson Williams St. John's Univer... NY Basketball
1985 Jill Cook Georgetown Univer... DC Basketball
1966 Phil Russo Sacred Heart Univ... CT Basketball
1966 Bill Tilley Hofstra University NY Basketball
1966 Tony Barclay College of the Ho... MA Basketball
1966 Jack Stankovick Brown University RI Basketball
1966 Larry Donnelly Sacred Heart Univ... CT Basketball
Baseball
04/13/2012 - 04:00P
Varsity 4
Archbishop Molloy 0
Basketball
03/27/2015 - 07:00P
Men's Varsity 50
Long Island Luther... 44
Football
11/21/2014 - 12:00A
Junior Varsity 18
Cardinal Hayes 24
Soccer
11/01/2014 - 04:45P
Women's Varsity 5
Mary Louis 1
Softball
03/27/2013 - 01:00P
Varsity 3
Mary Louis 0
Volleyball
09/15/2014 - 05:00P
Varsity 1
Cardinal Spellman 3
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