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MLK 5 SWD 0

The Lady Lions beat Rival Southwest Dekalb to finish 3rd in the Region Tournament.  They were lead by a great defensive performance by Jr. Alecia Collins.  So. Jasmine Mathis had 2 goals (48th of the season) and 1 assist.  Fr. Jamilah Nicholson, and Jr. Destiny Collins scored for the first time this season.  So. Sarai […]

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Back to Back State Playoff Appearances

The Lady Lions Soccer team beat Mays 8-2 in the first round of the region tournament.  This win qualified the Lady Lions for the state playoffs for the 2nd year in a row.  This is the firist time an soccer team at MLK has made back to back State Playoff appearances.  So. Jasmine Mathis had […]

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Soccer Players on the Honor Roll

We’re proud that 11 soccer players were recognized as honor roll students at Friday’s awards ceremony.  Shown at the top of the picture from left to right: Jr. Antazia Foreman, Jr. Che’keema Jones, Sr. Dericka Richardson, Jr. Tiana Atkinson Nina Shaw, Jr. Amanda Bell, Fr. Mikaili Williams, and Sr. Katelyn Hardaway.  On the bottom of […]

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Lady Lions 6 Towers 2

The Lady Lions took a 2-1 lead into halftime.  Sophomore Jasmine Mathis had 4 of her 5 goals in the 2nd half, leading the Lady Lions to a 6-2 victory.  Goalie Katelyn Hardaway had her most impressive game of the season with 8 saves.  6 different players assisted: Nina Shaw, Amanda Bell, Asya Willis, Ayanna […]

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Lady Lions 10 Redan 0

Lady Lions have had a perfect start to the season.  They followed up their 10-0 win over Shiloh, with a 10-0 win over Redan.  Jr. Synebia Martin scored 6 goals, while So. Jasmine Mathis had 4 goals and 2 assist.  Jr. Asya Willis lead the team with 3 assist, while Nina Shaw, Synebia Martin, and […]

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She Scored 8?!?!

The Lady Lions won their first game of the year 10-0 over Shiloh High School.  So. Jasmine Mathis set a school record by scoring 8 goals to go along with an assist.   Synebia Martin added the other 2 Goals.  Sr. Dericka Richardson pitched in with 2 assist.  Assist also by Jr. Nina Shaw, Jr […]

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Click to Watch 2015 Season Highlights

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Lady Lions Playing in College

Former Lady Lions soccer player, Taylohr Grant, begins her freshmen season in college. She recieved a full soccer scholarship from the University of South Carolina Salkelehatchie during her senior year at MLK. She’s #11 in the team photo.

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Dekalb County Allstars!!!

Goalie, Jr. Katelyn Hardaway and Fr. Jasmine Mathis (far right) started in this years Dekalb County All-Star Game!  So. Synebia Martin (middle right) made her 2nd straight All-Star game, and Sr. Chantel Collins (middle left) made her 1st!  All 4 ladies played well although their side lost 2-1.

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2-0 Win!!

A red card left the Lady Lions down a player, but Sr. Chantel Collins scored her 2nd goal with 56 seconds left to complete a 2-1 come from behind win over Tri-cities.  Fr. Jasmine Mathis and So. Synebia Martin each had assist.  Defense by Jr. Dericka Richardson, So. Zaria Humphrey, and  So. Tiana Atkinson was […]

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