NY Daily News HS Hoops Preview: Rawle Alkins is City's Top Player

Article Published: NY Daily News

By: Justin Tasch

Rawle Alkins came running into the gym at Christ the King on a recent Saturday afternoon after the boys basketball team’s practice had already started, holding a note proving he had been at a dentist appointment.

It amused Royals coach Joe Arbitello, who already knew where the 17-year-old Brooklyn native was and trusted the star junior was being truthful.

“He’s calling me, telling me he’s gonna be late,” Arbitello said. “He never misses practice. He’s never late.”

Arbitello can’t help but gush about the 6-foot-5 Alkins’ on-court ability and off-the-court maturity. The two have developed a strong bond — “that’s my man,”

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Former Royal Andre Walker is Patriot League Rookie of the Week

Nov. 17, 2014

BALTIMORE - Loyola University Maryland freshman guard Andre Walker was named the Anaconda Sports Patriot League Rookie of the Week after averaging 14.0 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.0 assists in his first two collegiate outings.

Walker led all players in scoring in the Greyhounds' season-opener at the Big XII Conference's Texas Tech University, tallying 17 points while going 8-of-8 from the free-throw line versus the Red Raiders.

He then finished Sunday's game against Cornell University with 11 points, six rebounds and team highs of three assists and two steals. Walker tied for the team-lead with 32 minutes played in Loyola's 76-71 win over the Big Red, a team that had defeated George Mason University on Friday night.

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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 chooses 2014-2015 Mens Freshmen Team

Congratulations to the newest members of Christ the King High Schools Men’s Basketball Program.

The following students have made the freshmen basketball team.

Malik Anderson, Nason Ayala, Chris Brizan, Joseph Damas-Howard, Greg Desocio, Mike Dolphin, Andrew Felix, Chris Goodwin, Joshua Hodge, Jonathan Lamartine, David Lopez, Tristan Marcano, Josiah Martinez, Ricardo Mcleod, and Kareem Phillips.

These student athletes will look to uphold the tradition of excellence on and off the basketball court set by the many great players that have come before then.

Good luck to this years freshmen Royals!

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JV make semi's; take on Farrell

The CK JV Royals were victorious in their quarterfinal match-up against #2 seeded Archbishop Stepinan this past weekend. 

After beating Stepinan in a non-league match-up week #1 by a score of 40-16, the Royals had to grind out a victory against the perennial "AAA" team 14-12 on the road. 

CK, now an impressive 9-1 (5-1), will travel to Staten Island to take on Monsignor Farrell in a semi-final game for the right to play for the CHSFL "AAA" Championship.

The Royals fell to Holy Cross in the championship game last year, and will surely be looking to redeem themselves this season. A victory on the road at Farrell will most certainly be a step in the right direction.

The game will take place on the campus of Monsignor Farrell, under

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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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Playoff Weekend

On Saturday, November 8th, both CK football teams will look to march on in this years playoffs. 

The Varsity, after having one of the most successfull seasons in recent CK history, will be taking on Chaminade in the NYCHSFL "AA" quarterfinal round of the playoffs. CK, 6 - 3 (5-1), finished 2nd place in the "AA-A" division, and have been promoted to play in their first "AA" playoffs in eight years. 

Quarterback David Navas has led a stellar Royals attack this year, finsihing in 2nd in passing yards with 1106, including 11 touchdown passes and a 91.9 QBR. Running Back Jamen Williams has also had a great season to date. He led the "AA-A" in total points with 66. Marcus Layne, wide receiver finished 2nd in receiving

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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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Veteran Royals have best shot at CHSAA soccer title

The following article was written in the Times Ledger. Click here for view the original article.

 

Christ the King has set the bar a little higher and rightfully so.

The Royals boys’ soccer team has been one of the city’s fastest improving programs over the last four years playing at the highest level of the CHSAA soccer league. CK reached the semifinals two the last three years, but this season’s team gives it the best shot to compete for an intersectional title.

“This is the year,” first-year head coach Michael Cognato said of his veteran group. “This is your senior year. This is your moment and there is no excuse at this point.”

Cognato was an assistant for three years under former head coach Ovid Cusu,

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CK ranked 5th in NYC by MSG Varsity after 7-0 win over Bishop Kearney

CK 7-0 Bishop Kearney on 10/10/2014

Kiana Leger earned 2 goals and had 4 assists along with teammate Sarah Nolan recording a hat trick as the host Royals earned a 7-0 victory over Bishop Kearney at Juniper Valley Park. 

http://www.msgvarsity.com/brooklyn-bronx/nyc-power-rankings-girls-soccer-10-15-1.1639620

 

CK 3-0 Fontebonne Hall Academy on 10/15/2014

Andrea Cardozo opened up the score for CK in the 12th minute of the game from a 20 yard shot assisted by Sarah Nolan. Nolan in turn scored 9 minutes later assisted by Cardozo on a give and go pass inside the box. Nolan added a third goal for CK in the 46th minute asiisted by freshman Genesis Campos. 

Next game will be at Brennan Field against Notre Dame Academy on Monday 10/20/2014 at 4:00.

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Reggie Henry
Basketball

Reggie Henry has been the head coach of our Varsity B team for two seasons. In his two seasons, he has coached his teams to two consecutive city championships. His record as coach is 46 wins to just 6 losses, the best among varsity B coaches in that time. Coach Henry has been able to secure scholarships for many of his graduating seniors.

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2013 Isaiah Cosbert The College of Sa... NY Basketball
2013 Malik Harmon Saint Francis Uni... PA Basketball
2013 Jordan Fuchs Indiana Universit... IN Football
2013 Jon Severe Fordham University NY Basketball
2013 James Coleman Buffalo NY Football
2012 Peyton Attel... Howard University DC Soccer
2012 Lauren Nuss Adelphi University NY Basketball
2012 Omar Calhoun University of Con... CT Basketball
2011 Nia Oden University of Ill... IL Basketball
2011 Corey Edwards George Mason Univ... VA 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 Kareem Thomas College of Saint ... NY Basketball
2010 Roland Brown Binghamton Univer... NY Basketball
2010 Ariel Edwards Penn State PA Basketball
2010 Domynikas Milka College of Saint ... NY Basketball
2010 Maurice Barrow Fairfield University CT Basketball
2009 Lukasz Prawdzik Hunter College NY Soccer
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
2008 Erving Walker University of Flo... FL Basketball
2008 Joe Nuss Hunter College NY Basketball
2008 Matt Bednara City College of t... NY Soccer
2008 Jael Pena Chicago State Uni... IL Basketball
2008 Dominick Cin... Baruch College NY Soccer
2008 Ryan Pearson George Mason Univ... VA Basketball
2007 Malik Boothe St. John's Univer... NY Basketball
2007 Sky Lindsay St. John's Univer... NY Basketball
2007 Lorin Dixon University of Con... CT Basketball
2007 Nicole Caldera Queens College (N... NY Basketball
2007 Andrew Gabriel Manhattan College NY Basketball
2006 Tina Charles University of Con... CT Basketball
2006 Maurice Evans Penn State PA Football
2006 Darren Duncan Merrimack College MA Basketball
2006 Larry Davis Loyola Marymount ... CA Basketball
2006 Kelly Ann Ba... Bentley College MA Basketball
2005 Laura Michel Skidmore College NY Basketball
2005 Chris Martin Stony Brook Unive... NY Basketball
2005 Lisa Manetta Adelphi University NY Basketball
2005 Carrem Gay Duke University NC Basketball
2005 Jesse Rack Buffalo NY Football
2004 Jean Matusiak Stevens Institute... NJ Basketball
2004 Jennifer Agu... St. John's Univer... NY Cheerleading
2004 Tynisha Davis Loyola College (M... MD Basketball
2003 Toni Horvath Iona 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
2003 Amanda Locasio Manhattan College NY Basketball
2001 Clare Droesch Boston College MA Basketball
2000 Omar Cook St. John's Univer... NY Basketball
2000 Will Poole University of Sou... CA Football
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 Khalid Reeves University of Ari... AZ Basketball
1990 Derrick Phelps University of Nor... NC 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 Jack Stankovick Brown University RI Basketball
1966 Larry Donnelly Sacred Heart Univ... CT Basketball
1966 Bill Tilley Hofstra University NY Basketball
1966 Tony Barclay College of the Ho... MA Basketball
1966 Phil Russo Sacred Heart Univ... CT Basketball
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Mary Louis 1
Softball
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Varsity 3
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Volleyball
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Cardinal Spellman 3
Basketball Men's JV
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Basketball Men's JV
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Basketball Men's JV
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Basketball Women's Varsity
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Track and Field Men's Track
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Basketball Women's Varsity
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Basketball Men's Freshman
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Basketball Men's Varsity B
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Basketball Men's Freshman
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Basketball Men's JV
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Basketball Men's Varsity B
12/03/14 7:30P
Basketball Women's Varsity
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Basketball Men's Varsity
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Basketball Men's JV
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Basketball Women's JV
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Basketball Men's Varsity
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Basketball Men's Varsity
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